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  1. Vandals damage pirate ship used for tours in Straits of MackinacRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | MLive.com

    ... or call police," the Facebook post reads. "They will be patrolling the parking lot frequently." Star Line Mackinac Island acquired the replica pirate ship prior to the 2017 sailing season. It has since become a popular attraction due to its themed ...

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  2. Where Staten Island went on vacation: From Mexico to Michigan and Spain to South DakotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 3 | SILive.com

    ... with Bea Reichert, Barbara Sprague (holding Advance) and Joyce Petrosino stop at Colonial Michilmackinac in Mackinac Island.

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  3. A horse and carriage pass the entrance to the Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | MLive.com

    With pristine views, dozens of activities available, amazing fudge and plenty of peace and quiet, Mackinac Island is an absolutely fantastic place to visit. With that in mind, Expedia has named Mackinac Island one of the most tourist-friendly destinations in the United States.

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  4. UGA professor studies intersection of fashion and cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 9 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... to be the editor of Vogue.'” Her love of fashion was cemented on a trip with her family to Michigan's Mackinac Island at the age of 4 when she found a book of Erte paper dolls. Erte was a Russian-born French artist and designer who is often ...

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  5. Back to the good ole USA this summerThe Upper Peninsula of Michigan...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 8 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... currently working at the Baymont Resort in beautiful St. Ignace right on Lake Huron overlooking spectacular Mackinac Island as part of the work and travel program that I have been involved with since the summer of 2015. So, at his invitation and ...

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  6. Emergency workers upset after street signs repeatedly stolen from Michigan islandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 4 | MLive.com

    ... and firefighters learned another one had been stolen. The 12-mile-long island sitting just south of Mackinac Island was outfitted with street signs on its intersections several years ago, mainly to help people in times of an emergency. "On multiple ...

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  7. Wisconsin prosecutor was pilot who died in Michigan crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 4 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... Huron. Authorities say the plane had departed an airport in St. Ignace on Friday night for a short flight to Mackinac Island. Plane debris has been found, but authorities still are looking for the pilot's remains. The 64-year-old Dague was an ...

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  8. Pilot identified after fatal airplane crash near St. IgnaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 4 | MLive.com

    ... attorney in Milwaukee. According to reports, Dague was flying alone in the plane, on his way to neighboring Mackinac Island to pick up people there, when his plane went into the water. Witnesses told police the plane was flying low over Horseshoe ...

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  9. Plane with 1 person aboard crashes in Lake Huron off UPRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 2 | WJRT

    A small plane with one person aboard has apparently crashed in Lake Huron after failing to arrive at Mackinac Island. The U.S. Coast Guard says the Piper Lance plane departed an airport in St. Ignace but didn't arrive at the island early Saturday.

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  10. Debris found in Lake Huron after plane goes missing out of St. Ignace airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 1 | MLive.com

    A search for a missing plane that left St. Ignace late Friday has been suspended after debris was located in Lake Huron, Coast Guard officials said. The Piper Lance single-prop plane left the St. Ignance airport about 9:50 p.m. Friday and was headed to Mackinac Island.

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  11. Campaign looks to draw cruise ships to the Great LakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 31 | Business North

    A group of states and businesses announced a campaign Thursday on Mackinac Island, Michigan, to draw cruise ships to the Great Lakes. One cruise line is already planning trips that will visit Lake Superior next summer.

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  12. Governor wants everyone to go cruising Friday, August 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 31 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    ... Just one of about eight cruise ships on the Great Lakes this summer. (photo Craig Clark Communications) MACKINAC ISLAND (WKZO AM/FM) -- Governor Rick Snyder launched an effort yesterday to bring more cruise ships to the Great Lakes and more tourists ...

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  13. Howes: Bad decisions in global markets earn Ford a low investment rankingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 30 | Michigan Radio

    ... said. A few years after the bankruptcies of General Motors and Chrysler, I found myself on the long porch of Mackinac Island's Grand Hotel chatting with Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne. He was talking about the Chapter 11 process to help failing ...

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  14. Great Lakes Cruises Being ExploredRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 30 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    ... ravel Michigan, tells us they're hoping for more to head to ports in St. Joseph, Sault Ste. Marie, Muskegon, Mackinac Island, and Detroit.

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  15. Campaign planned to attract cruise ships to Great LakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 30 | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    A coalition of government and business groups is kicking off a campaign to attract cruise ships to the Great Lakes. Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder and other officials are scheduled to attend an announcement of the "Cruise the Great Lakes" initiative Thursday on Mackinac Island.

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  16. Great Lakes states launch campaign to attract cruise shipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 29 | WBAY-TV Green Bay

    A coalition of government and business groups is kicking off a campaign to attract cruise ships to the Great Lakes. Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder and other officials are scheduled to attend an announcement of the "Cruise the Great Lakes" initiative Thursday on Mackinac Island.

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  17. Mackinac Island's beloved beaver family has disappeared one by oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 28 | MLive.com

    The antics of the island's beaver parents and their kits were being shared on social media for months before the family's slow vanishing act.

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  18. Grand Hotel named among Best Historic HotelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 22 | WXYZ

    The Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island is adding yet another honor as it has been named among the 10Best Historic Hotels in America, based on the USA Today popular vote. "We're honored to be named to the USA Today 10Best list of historic hotels and proud to have earned the number two spot," said Dan Musser III, President and owner of Grand Hotel.

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  19. The Sault's entire history at your fingertipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2018 | SooToday

    ... a new book out entitled Sault Ste. Marie and Beyond A History of It's People 17th 21st Centuries , including Mackinac Island and Upper Peninsula of Michigan. It was written in such a way that anyone would enjoy reading it, including children. Part ...

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  20. Looking for Luxury Resort, Spa in Traverse City, MI and advice MackinacRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 20 | Ask MetaFilter

    Hello, I am reaching out for recommendations for a Luxury Resort, Spa and fun things to do in Traverse City, Michigan. I am looking for a spa with massage, something relaxing. I would also to spend one day in Mackinac Island, so I would love ideas.

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