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Workers Clean Up And Try To Contain Oil Spill In Michigan
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Enbridge Agrees To Pay $177 Million To Settle Oil Spills

Enbridge Energy has agreed to pay $177 million as part of a consent decree with the U.S. Government, mostly for the 2010 oil spill in Marshall.

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Sunrise Over The Somerset Levels
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Consumers Energy Offers 6 Ideas To Keep Cooling Cost Down

With temperatures headed into the 90s in Michigan this week, Consumers Energy sent along information to help both residential and businesses consumers control their energy costs and still stay cool and safe.

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pastel sticks of chalk
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Summertime Stuff To Do: Dreaming Of The Ice On A Hot Summer Day!

Does this take me back. Chalk drawings on the sidewalk....But check out this art work.

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Rio De Janeiro Swelters Under Heat Wave
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Extreme Heat Coming to Southwest Michigan – Here are 7 Important Things To Do

With temperatures headed north of 90 for the next few days, Kalamazoo County is setting up cooling centers and offering tips to deal with the extreme heat.

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Pokemon Go Launches In The UK
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Pokemon-Go-ers; So, What Level Are You?

A friend was at lunch yesterday and heard some people talking about their Pokemon Go level.

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Major Change in Kalamazoo Junk Pickup Coming In September

The City of Kalamazoo is changing the junk pickup schedule from monthly to quarterly, beginning with September pickup.

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Vienna Beef Hot Dogs Get National Distribution Deal
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Brilliant Idea or Heart Attack Starter? A Chicago Pizza-Hot Dog Hybrid

It's National Hot Dog Month. Have you celebrated yet? The Chicago Cubs, Bless 'em, are serving serving up a Chicago style Deep Dish Pizza/Chicago hot dog hybrid. Let's pause and contemplate this.

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Portage and Vine St.
Graphic: Google Maps

[Road Work] Avoid Portage and Vine St. Intersection Next Weekend

If you're in a hurry, well, never mind. They've already narrowed Portage Rd, but here's an intersection that will be closed this weekend.

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This Is Great! Forget Pokemon, Mom. Here’s Chardonnay-Go

I wish I had thought of this. One very wise mom realized Pokemon is for kids. But Chardonnay is for moms. But I have a game for Kalamazoo.

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Pokemon app
Photo: Dave Benson

One Line From My Son Totally Describes The Pokemon Go Craze

My son Michael, who is 24, totally captured this Pokemon Go craze in one reaction.

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