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The 2017 Blues Jam and Chili Cook-Off Will Heat Up a Cold Winter Night in Marshall

Enjoy a variety of different chili dishes and some awesome blues music for a great cause.

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Candid 1969 Home Video Shows What Winter Used to be Like in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

Get ready to get nostalgic as you watch kids have snowball fights, build forts and ride snowmobiles in U.P. in this archival film footage from 1969.

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Rare ‘Clear Ice’ Phenomenon Makes It Appear Michigan Man Is Walking On Water

Last weekend, following three days of calm winds and 8 degree temperatures, a rare condition called 'clear ice' froze Lake Charlevoix outside Andre Poineau's Boyne City home.

The resulting photograph has caused quite a stir online.

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This Is What Michigan’s Lake-Effect Snow Looks Like from Space

Is it a snowpocalypse? The Great Lakes look magnificent as seen from orbit during this Winter storm.

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This Spinning Ice Disk on a Michigan River is Amazing

Michigan winters never fail to bring us unusual weather phenomena from ice platters on the Grand River to ice boulders on the Great Lakes. Here's another oddity - a perfectly circular ice disk floating on the Pine River in mid-Michigan.

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It’s Illegal to Warm Up Your Car in Michigan

Can you imagine getting ticketed for warming up your car before work or school?  It's happening in the state of Michigan.

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A Michigan City is One of the Coldest Large Cities in the US

Not only does a Michigan city show up high on the cold list, but we have the "coldest place on earth.  Here is a list of the 10 Coldest Large Cities in the US.

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How Socks Can Cure Your Cold or Flu Symptoms

There is some sort of seasonal crud buzzing it's way through Southwest Michigan right now.  Looking for a quick, easy and terribly bizarre cure?

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5 Ways To Avoid Traffic Backups Because of Accidents This Winter

Winter weather can cause accidents and major backups on the highways- use these 5 tips to find the trouble and steer clear.

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5 Items You Should Have In Your Car to Survive a Michigan Winter

Winter is time of year for cold and snow and sometimes getting stuck in your vehicle on the side of the road.

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