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Michigan Named One of Ten Up-and-Coming Wine Regions in the World by CNN

It's no secret that Michigan is home to amazing craft beer. Our own Beer City USA has raked in a ton of recognition: Grand Rapids has been named one of 13 Best Beer Cities in the U.S. by Swiftly and The Best Beer Town in the USA by USA Today!

Now Michigan is getting recognition for another alcoholic beverage: wine. CNN has named Michigan one of the top up-and-coming wine regions in the world!

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What is Michigan’s Most Embarrassing Google Search?

Real estate website Estately has mapped each state's most embarrassing google searches.

They dug through 11 years of search data to find which terms users in each state Googled more than any other, then compiled a list of what they deemed to be the most embarrassing or shameful.

So what are most embarrassing things Michiganders Google search?

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Michigan Ranked 12th Most ‘Dog Happy’ State in U.S., According to Survey

Happy National Dog Day!

While we love our pups every single day of the year, today, August 26, is a special holiday to celebrate all the great things dogs do for us and to promote adoption.

How much do we love our dogs in Michigan? A ton, according to a new survey! Milo's Kitchen dog treats found Michigan to be 12th dog-happiest state in America.

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2015 Michigan High School Football Rule Changes

As Michigan high school football begins another exciting season, take a moment to review rule changes that go into effect this fall.

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White Flame Brewing
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White Flame Brewing’s Hooterville Wheat

White Flame Brewing Co.
Address: 5234 36th Avenue, Hudsonville, MI 49426
Website: http://whiteflamebrewing.com/
Telephone: (616) 209-5098
Hours: Monday-Wednesday, 4 p.m.-midnight; Friday-Saturday, noon-midnight

Hootervill

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Amway Family Fireworks – the Big Fireworks Show! [Photos]

Another Amway Family Fireworks is in the books! What a great night of music, food, family, fun, and fireworks!

If you missed the fireworks show, or if you want to relive the show, we got some photos of it to share with you! 

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Lake Michigan Sunset, Grand Haven (Townsquare Media)
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Michigan Ranked No. 6 Best State to Make a Living by Finance Website

Michigan has really been cleaning up on the "best" lists!

Recently named The Best State in the U.S. by Thrillist, Michigan is also getting props as one of the top states to make a living by finance website MoneyRates!

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Big Lake Brewing’s Overtime IPA

Big Lake Brewing
Address: 977 Butternut Avenue, Suite #4, Holland, Michigan 49424
Website: http://biglakebrewing.com/
Telephone: (616) 796-8888
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 5 p.m - 10 p.m.; Friday, 5 p.

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EB Coffee & Pub
EB Coffee & Pub
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EB Coffeee & Pub’s Brazil Sweet Bourbon Blonde

EB Coffee & Pub
Address: 8980 North Rogers Court, Suite D, Caledonia, MI 49316
Website: http://ebcoffeepub.com/
Telephone: (616) 891-7700
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.; Friday, 6 a.m.-11 p.m.; Saturday, 7

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Cranker’s Restaurant & Brewery’s Ambrosia Honey Kolsch

Cranker's Restaurant & Brewery
Address: 454 68th Street SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49548
Website: http://www.crankersbrewery.com/
Telephone: (616) 827-1919
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-10 p.m.; Friday-Saturday,

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Elk Brewing’s English IPA

Elk Brewing
Address: 700 Wealthy St. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Website: http://elkbrewing.com/
Telephone: (616) 238-5227
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 3 p.m - 12 a.m.; Friday - Saturday 11 a.m. - 2 a.m; Sunday, noon - 11 p.m.

English IPA

 

Elk Brewing's Beer of

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Video Shows Portland Tornado, Tree Getting Thrown Down Street

On June 22, an EF-1 tornado struck Portland, Michigan, damaging dozens of homes and businesses.

Watch as the tornado strikes and a tree is ripped from its roots in a video shot across the street from Portland City Hall at Grider-Portland Agency.

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