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Top Five Things You Could Do With An Abandoned Lighthouse For Sale In Lake Michigan

The North Manitou Shoal Lighthouse is for sale. For a mere 10gs, you can bid on the property and own your own damn lighthouse.

Here's five things you could do with it if you buy it.

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As Long Lines In Airports Rise, TSA Struggles To Cut Waiting Times
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Delta Computer Problems Resolved and are Resuming Flights Slowly

The Washington Post is reporting Delta is back in the air. They have lifted the ground stop and the computer system is back up and running. Although delays and cancellations are still expected.

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Elderly Woman Drowns in Lake Michigan

A 93-year-old woman drowned in Lake Michigan Friday, in an area between South Haven and Saugatuck.

WZZM-13 reports that the victim Elizabeth Bennet lived nearby in Ganges Township and was known to swim in Lake Michigan regularly, on an almost daily basis. 

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Dozens of Puppies Rescued, Up for Adoption Soon in West Michigan [Video]

Dozens up puppies will soon be up for adoption at Lake Haven Animal Rescue in Newaygo County.

The 33 pups recently arrived at Lake Haven, transferred from a shelter in Alabama that closed from lack of funds, Fox 17 reports. 

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Coopersville’s Grassfields Cheese Recalls 20,000 Pounds of Cheese Due to E. Coli Concerns

Grassfields Cheese, located in Coopersville, is issuing a national recall of organic cheeses due to E. Coli concerns, Fox 17 reports. 

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Muskegon Police Search for Shooting Suspect, Neighbors Told to Shelter in Place [Video]

There is a large police presence in a Muskegon neighborhood on Sunday as police search for a shooting suspect.

Wood TV 8 reports that neighbors are asked to shelter in place, and the public should avoid the 800 and 900 blocks of West Southern Avenue. 

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Burger King Beats Expectations With Rising Q2 Profits
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City of Grand Rapids Has To Pay For Thirty Year Old Burger King Mistake [Video]

The city will shell out $24,000 to move the Burger King sign on Pearl Street a few feet. Why? Because someone screwed up thirty years ago.

That makes me wonder what I'm on the hook for. I made A LOT of mistakes thirty years ago.

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Counterfeit Bills Circulating Around West Michigan Businesses [Video]

Business owners in Norton Shores and throughout West Michigan should be on the lookout for counterfeit bills.

According to WZZM-13, police say there have been four complaints of counterfeit $100 bills and one fake $20 at area businesses.

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Meijer Recalls Salads and Sandwiches for Salmonella Risk

Time to check the refrigerator.

A recall has been issued for various Meijer brand sandwiches and salads because of potential salmonella risk, WZZM-13 reports.

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Donald Trump Begins Post-Convention Campaign Swing in Roanoke, VA
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Donald Trump Running Mate Mike Pence to Visit Grand Rapids Thursday

Donald Trump's running mate, Indiana Governor Mike Pence, will be making stops in both Grand Rapids and southeast Michigan on Thursday.

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Grand Rapids Named the Best Food City in Michigan

In addition to raking in tons of beer honors (GR was recently named "Best Beer Scene" in the U.S. and the No. 4 city for beer lovers), turns out Grand Rapids is also killing it in the food department.

Thrillist has named Grand Rapids the Best Food City in Michigan!

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Barry County Husband and Wife Dead in Apparent Murder Suicide [Video]

Michigan State Police are investigating what appears to be a murder-suicide in Barry County near Lake Odessa, Fox 17 reports. 

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