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This is All That Remains of the Original USS Michigan, And It’s in a Pennsylvania Museum

The first ship the US Navy ever called the Michigan today sits in a museum in Pennsylvania. Learn the history of the ship and why it's not home - or is it?

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5 Things Everyone From Schoolcraft Knows

The Village of Schoolcraft is small with a population under 1,600 residents but it's huge in history.  Throw in a local urban legend and a heavily enforced speed limit and you have...

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You’re Looking at What Might Be the Oldest Structure in Michigan

This small building near Monroe is a leading contender for the oldest building in the state of Michigan.

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This Gurney From the Kalamazoo Asylum is for Sale and Will Haunt Your Nightmares

A gurney that once wheeled patients around the Kalamazoo Psychiatric Hospital is being offered to the public by the State of Michigan in a surplus items sale being conducted by Western Michigan University.

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House Where Hitler Was born Is Being Torn Down

Austria announces demolition plans for Adolf Hitler's childhood home

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Henderson Castle Tour & Wine Harvest Festival

Watch a video tour of the historical Henderson Castle in Kalamazoo, Michigan.

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10 Businesses We Wish Were Still Open In Kalamazoo

I did not grow up in Kalamazoo and I wanted to know more about it's history so I did some research

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One of America’s Most Important and Historical Communication Cables Runs Right Under Downtown Kalamazoo

You can find interesting things sometimes by looking down. A small medal plaque on a sidewalk along Kalamazoo's Crosstown Parkway notes an important communication link right below your feet.

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5 Famous People Who Have Lived In Kalamazoo, Michigan

Can you guess who was born and raised in Kalamazoo?

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Battle Creek Construction Project Unearths Portion of Oldest Road in Southwest Michigan

The Territorial Road is one of the oldest roads in Michigan and the first to blaze a trail from Detroit through Southwest Michigan. A portion of logs that once made up the original Territorial Road was recently unearthed during construction in Battle Creek.

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