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  1. Know your Syracuse Football Foe: Central MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

    ... In 1959 it adopted its current name of Central Michigan University. CMU established a biology station on Beaver Island and the student body increased to over 10,000 students, and new areas such as business were added. Mount Pleasant, Michigan right ...

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  2. Tropical rain, wrecked schooners, lightning damage and very gusty windRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Examiner.com

    Tropical rain, wrecked schooners, lightning damage and very gusty wind top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history . From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on September 4. 1886 - The wood schooner, 2-mast J.F. Tracy went aground in a gale on the west side of Beaver Island in Lake Michigan and was wrecked just offshore.

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  3. Tropical rain, wrecked schooners, lightning damage and very gusty windRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Examiner.com

    Tropical rain, wrecked schooners, lightning damage and very gusty wind top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on September 4. 1886 - The wood schooner, 2-mast J.F. Tracy went aground in a gale on the west side of Beaver Island in Lake Michigan and was wrecked just offshore.

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  4. Great Lakes Folk Festival: 20 fiddle acts in two days, many from MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | Lansing State Journal

    ... "You don't have to go far to hear great music." McMaken, 28, has roamed the state, including a summer on Beaver Island ("a great place for Irish music"); in the winter, he's on a college faculty in Tennessee, where people call him a "Yankee ...

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  5. Great Lakes Folk Festival: Details for parking, activities, events, etc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | Lansing State Journal

    ... for the national archives. This year, the MSU Museum has brought his tapes back to many of those places -- Beaver Island, Calumet, Rogers City, Marquette, etc. -- along with concerts of the music. It's international: The festival focuses mainly on ...

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  6. 'You can see forever' from the top of Michigan's Mighty Mac BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | Farmington Hills Observer

    ... From behind a waist-high guardrail, you see both the Upper and Lower peninsulas, Mackinac Island to the east, Beaver Island way in the west. Look south, and the 241 2-inch diameter cables of the world's fifth-largest suspension bridge stretch in an ...

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  7. 'You can see forever' from the top of Michigan's Mighty Mac BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | Detroit Free Press

    ... From behind a waist-high guardrail, you see both the Upper and Lower peninsulas, Mackinac Island to the east, Beaver Island way in the west. Look south, and the 241 2-inch diameter cables of the world's fifth-largest suspension bridge stretch in ...

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  8. Mackinac Bridge's view is mighty, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2014 | Times Herald

    ... From behind a waist-high guardrail, you see both the Upper and Lower peninsulas, Mackinac Island to the east, Beaver Island way in the west. Look south, and the 24-1/2-inch diameter cables of the world's fifth-largest suspension bridge stretch in ...

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  9. Incredible views atop the Mighty MacRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | Battle Creek Enquirer

    ... From behind a waist-high guardrail, you see both the Upper and Lower peninsulas, Mackinac Island to the east, Beaver Island way in the west. Look south, and the 24-1/2-inch diameter cables of the world's fifth-largest suspension bridge stretch in ...

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  10. Lucky few can scale heights of Mackinac Bridge towersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | Lathrup Village Eccentric

    ... From behind a waist-high guardrail, you see both the Upper and Lower peninsulas, Mackinac Island to the east, Beaver Island way in the west. Look south, and the 24-1/2-inch diameter cables of the world's fifth-largest suspension bridge stretch in an ...

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  11. Reports Predict Disaster If Enbridge Pipeline Ruptures in Great LakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | Triple Pundit

    ... would reach tourist destination Mackinac Island within 12 hours, and after 20 days, it would reach as far as Beaver Island in Lake Michigan and Rogers City in Lake Huron. Great Lakes residents and government have already shown concern about the ...

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  12. Photos: View from atop the mighty Mackinac BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | Daily Press & Argus

    ... From behind a waist-high guardrail, you see both the Upper and Lower peninsulas, Mackinac Island to the east, Beaver Island way in the west. Look south, and the 24-1/2-inch diameter cables of the world's fifth-largest suspension bridge stretch in an ...

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  13. Mackinac Bridge workers enjoy breathtaking viewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | Detroit Free Press

    ... From behind a waist-high guardrail, you see both the Upper and Lower peninsulas, Mackinac Island to the east, Beaver Island way in the west. Look south, and the 24-1/2-inch diameter cables of the world's fifth-largest suspension bridge stretch in an ...

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  14. The view from atop the mighty Mackinac BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | Daily Press & Argus

    ... From behind a waist-high guardrail, you see both the Upper and Lower peninsulas, Mackinac Island to the east, Beaver Island way in the west. Look south, and the 24-1/2-inch diameter cables of the world's fifth-largest suspension bridge stretch in an ...

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  15. Atop the Mighty MacRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | Lansing State Journal

    ... From behind a waist-high guardrail, you see both the Upper and Lower peninsulas, Mackinac Island to the east, Beaver Island way in the west. Look south, and the 24-1/2-inch diameter cables of the world's fifth-largest suspension bridge stretch in ...

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  16. Heat replaced with cooler than normal conditions againRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | UpNorthLive.com

    ... nearly 2" of rain with an inch noted at Levering in Emmet County. There was also penny size hail reported on Beaver Island in Northern Lake Michigan. All of that is long gone and for the next couple of days it looks to remain dry until some rain ...

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  17. Burr Ridge's Il Mostro finishes strong in Chicago Yacht Club Race to MackinacRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2014 | ElmLeaves

    ... the race tracking, it appeared the crew of Il Mostro would even try the dramatic maneuver of sailing west of Beaver Island in search of better air. But, instead, it stayed east of the island and opted to chase down Windquest in more traditional ...

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  18. Warmth to gradually build this weekend into next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | UpNorthLive.com

    ... not make any eastward progress so we expect a dry day. Highs will range from 71F at Engadine/Manistee/Alpena/Beaver Island to 76F at Big Rapids. West winds expected. For those who enjoy warmer weather, it gets better into the weekend and into next ...

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  19. Marie Johnson, 71, Former Owner of M&W Lauck MotorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Patch.com

    The following obituary was submitted by Winchester Funeral Home in Charlevoix, Michigan: Marie Johnson, 71, of Beaver Island, passed away Thursday, June 10, at American House Assisted Living Charlevoix.

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  20. Real Fear Of An Oil Spill On The Great LakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

    ... east of the straits. Within 20 days of a spill in the Straits of Mackinac, the oil would spread as far west as Beaver Island in Lake Michigan, a distance of roughly 35 miles, and as far southeast as Rogers City in Lake Huron, a distance of about 50 ...

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