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.
Michigan’s Shortest Fishing Season Lasts Less Than 6 Hours
It's like a story problem from math class: How long will it take 472 fishermen to catch 6 fish on a lake with an area of 15.83 mi²? Cheboygan's Black Lake fishing season is the shortest in the state.
Tesla Can Now Legally Sell Cars in Michigan
Did you know it was illegal to buy a Tesla in Michigan? The state that gave birth to the auto industry had banned the next generation...until now.
Use This Interactive Map to Find & Explore Great Lakes Shipwrecks
The wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald is the Great Lakes' most famous shipwreck. There are 9,000+ more; here's where to find them and how to explore the remains.
Water Parks Making a Splash in Michigan State Parks
You want to go camping but the kids want to hit the water park? No problem, Michigan has 5 inflatable water parks on lakes inside state parks.
Watch USAF Thunderbirds Fly Over the Mackinac Bridge
This is a peak Michigan moment: seeing the mighty Air Force jets fly over the Mighty Mac.
This Michigan Town Is Building A Real-Life Yellow Brick Road
Did you know L. Frank Baum wrote The Wizard of Oz at a cottage near Lake Michigan? An actual yellow-brick road is being paved to honor his work.
This Michigan Bakery Is Doing the Impossible for Fat Tuesday: Gluten-Free Paczkis
Now everyone can take part in a Mardi Gras tradition- gorging yourself on paczkis on Fat Tuesday, just before Lent begins.
This Is How Trains Get Through the Winter Snow Storms in Michigan [Video]
As the plows go to work on area roads after a big snow storm, did you ever wonder who plows the train tracks?
Triathlon Training in the Polar Vortex- Is This Michigan Athlete Crazy or Committed?
Is he crazy or committed? Battle Creek is no place to train for a triathlon in January. That didn't stop this guy from donning a Speedo in the snow.
Rocket to 60 MPH on This Michigan Sledding Hill
OK, "death defying" might be exaggerating but do you know what 60 MPH feels like on a toboggan? You do if you've ever been to Echo Valley.