A Michigan man my whole life, I grew up in Holland and worked in Battle Creek for more than 10 years before finding a radio home in Kalamazoo. When I'm not on the radio you'll find me running, biking or reading a good book. I recently made the move to mornings where I'm joined by another Kalamazoo radio legend, Dave Benson. You can check us out weekdays from 6 to 10.
Getting to Deer Camp in the Upper Peninsula Used to be a Lot More Trouble Before the Mackinac Bridge Was Finished
Prior to the Mackinac Bridge opening in 1957, hunters lined overnight up for the car ferry to get to Mackinac Island for the opening day of deer season.
Two Million Dazzling Lights Make Christmas Bright at Shipshewana
Christmas is electric with this new holiday drive-through experience like no other that lights up Amish country, making Christmas joyful and triumphant.
Downtown Detroit Has a Drive-In Movie Theater that is Open all Winter
How is this even possible? While most are dark until the spring, a drive-in theater has just opened downtown Detroit and will show movies outdoors all winter.
Pilot a Great Lakes Freighter in the Most Boring Video Game Ever
A new game is being released on December 15, just in time for Christmas, but Great Lakes Simulator will not make 2021's hottest gift list.
This is the Final Weekend of the Year at Coldwater’s Capri Drive-In
With snow in the forecast, the Capri Drive-In is finally closing for the season. You've got one last chance to check "drive-in movie" off your 2021 bucket list.
Eclectic Kalamazoo Artists Band Together for Covers Album
Feed your appetite to support local music and feed the homeless in Kalamazoo. 'Cover Your Bases' is a benefit compilation album of cover songs by local artists.
Extraordinary Frank Lloyd Wright Home For Sale in Kalamazoo
Known as "the McCartney house," this unique marvel is composed of two triangles. Lovingly restored and now for sale, it is guaranteed to sell almost immediately.
Iconic Michigan Car Ferry SS Badger Dry Docked in Wisconsin for the Winter [Video]
See video of the Badger coming into harbor for some restorative work to be done over the winter. The only one of its kind car ferry will re-launch in the spring.
Five Things the Edmund Fitzgerald Song Actually Got Wrong
Each year in Michigan, we hear the Gordon Lightfoot song about the gales of November and the tragic shipwreck of the S.S. Edmund Fitzgerald. It's not 100% true.
Michigan Marching Bands Screwup Van Halen Worse than Gary Cherone
Even those who argue about David Lee Roth vs Sammy both agree that this is awful. A halftime tribute to Van Halen goes bad when the second band takes the field.