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Enjoy A Blast of Michigan’s Beautiful North In Two Minutes [Video]

It's been a rough week of bad news and unsettled weather. Now that the sun is back for the weekend, get yourself in the mood with this beautiful time lapse video of the north woods.

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Rick DeVos Is Asking You To Design A New Michigan State Flag

ArtPrize founder, Rick DeVos, is asking Michiganders to redesign the state flag.  DeVos has stated his unhappiness with the State Flag several times in the past and now he is trying to do something about it...

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Two Michigan Cities in the Running for ‘Best Main Street’ in the U.S.

Michigan has a lot to boast about: great beerbeaches, food-- and pretty awesome downtowns!

Two cities in Michigan are in the running for "Best Main Street" in America in a USA Today and 10 Best readers' poll.

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Garage Bar Block Parties – FBHW Segment 16 [Video]

Today on Segment 16, the guys talk with Kevin from the Garage Bar about the Garage Bar Block Parties that kick off tonight with WGRD! Every Wednesday throughout the summer, we'll be partying downtown at the Garage Bar! Drinks, food, live music, cars, motorcycles...it'll be a blast!

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11-Year-Old Michigan Girl Tries to Kill Her Mom After Being Grounded For Smoking

The mother called police, and told them that her 11-year-old daughter became argumentative after she grounded her for smoking. The mother then went to sleep, and her daughter snuck in with the knife.

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A Michigan Man Lived For Almost a Year and a Half Without a Heart [Video]

I've been called heartless, but it's always been a figure of speech. A Michigan man suffering from a debilitating disease actually was heartless. While waiting for a transplant, doctors kept him alive without a heart for 17 months!

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‘Big Brother 18′ Includes Michigan Native, Possible Return of Former Michigan Houseguest

Big Brother fans enjoyed one of their favorite signs of summer this week, the introduction of the houseguests for Big Brother 18 on CBS.

12 houseguests were introduced on Tuesday, including one Michigan native. The total of 12 should leave room for four more houseguests.

Find out who the other four houseguests could be and meet the Michigan native who has already been introduced.

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Category: Michigan News, TV
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Police in Standoff with Barricaded Gunman Near South Haven

 

UPDATE: Gunfire was exchanged between the suspect, Jason Kohlhoff, and police during the standoff. No one was injured. The standoff ended around 2a.m. Wednesday moring when Kolhoff surrendered. He is now facing attempted murder charges for allegedly shooting at Michigan State Police during the nearly 15-hour standoff, Wood TV 8 reports. 

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Traverse City Beaches Back Open After Sewage Spill

Those headed to Traverse City for a summertime getaway are good to hit up the beaches again.

MLive reports that after a sewage spill Saturday, West Grand Traverse Bay beaches are back open.

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Lions Cheerleaders, Downtown Meijer, Murals, and Murder – FBHW Segment 16 [Video]

Today, the guys cover a lot of ground on Segment 16 again, from Justin's work ethic, to the Lions cheerleaders, to a new downtown Meijer coming, murals, and listener emails about murder attempts. Pay attention, and try to follow THAT thread!

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‘Roll Cloud’ Rolls In Over Lake Michigan [Video]

Saturday was a humid day throughout the state, and late in the day it cooled off dramatically. This is usually the result of a thunderstorm, but sometimes before the storm front hits, the cooling will cause arcus or 'roll' clouds to form. They don't happen often, but when they do, it's pretty cool.

Here's some footage of a roll cloud over Lake Michigan from Saturday afternoon.

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Lance Armstrong to Ride in Kalamazoo in Honor of Those Injured and Killed

An honor ride will be held in Kalamazoo Tuesday night and dedicated to the nine people injured or killed a week ago. It will be attended by world renowned cyclist Lance Armstrong.

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