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Can You Guess Where in SW Michigan Authorities Spotted Kangaroos?

Animal Control thought it was a prank call, but when they responded to the siting of kangaroos in a Michigan home's back yard, they found it was absolutely not a joke. 

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‘Wine Not Winter Wine Festival’ likely to sell out.

The inaugural year of the 'Wine Not Winter Wine Festival' was a sellout and it looks like 2016 will be too.

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Obscure World Capitols in Michigan
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4 Michigan Cities Named Among the 90 Surprising Capitals of the World

Atlas Obscura produced a map of 90 surprising world capitals, as in Lima, Ohio, the world capital of pork rinds or Strong, Maine, the world capital of toothpicks...

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Pick Up Lines
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Best Pickup Lines Ever

People on Reddit are sharing their best pickup lines, and voting on the best ones

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City of Kalamazoo Issues Water Statement; Says Water Is Safe

As the Flint water crisis continues, people have been questioning the safety of other large municipal water system around Michigan. This prompted the City of Kalamazoo to issues this statement on Thursday afternoon.

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McDonald’s Mozzarella Sticks Are Missing Mozzarella — And People Are Furious

Customers think McDonald's is being more than just a little stingy with a new menu item.

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Historic Photo Shows Mackinac Bridge During Construction

Today the Mackinac Bridge spans the straits that separate Michigan's Upper and Lower Peninsulas and is one of the state's best known and most enduring symbols. This photo shows what the bridge looked like when construction was just getting underway.

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Proposed California Recycling Law Would Increase Bottle Deposits
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Reddit Becomes Fascinated by Michigan’s 10 Cent Bottle Return Law

Living in Michigan, it's taken for granted that you'll be paying the state's 10 cent deposit on bottles and cans. But if you're not from Michigan, that ten cent tack-on might come as a big shock, as proved when the topic came up on reddit recently.

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January 28, 1986. Remembering The Challenger Disaster

There are certain events, mileposts and milestones that you will never forget. The Challenger disaster is one of them. The space shuttle exploding against the blue sky that morning is an indelible image for anyone who was watching it happen or afterwards on TV.

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5 Kalamazoo Area Date Night Ideas That Won’t Break The Bank This Winter

Have you noticed that during the Michigan winter months all you want to do with your date nights is stay in and hibernate? Or if you do venture out, you end up dropping way too much money on all the comfort food and drinks that you lay eyes on? Well we have some ideas to save your pocket book.

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