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.
The First Woman to Ever Get a Pilot’s License was from Michigan
Harriet Quimby racked up many firsts in aviation. She was the first female to cross the English Channel and the first American woman to earn a pilot's license.
This Michigan Post Office Does Not Actually Deliver the Mail
Wait a minute Mr. Postman. Come rain, snow, sleet, or hail, no postal carrier shall make appointed rounds from this zip code.
This Small Michigan Town is Home to America’s Oldest Family-Operated Grocery Store
This family owned market has been stocking shelves and pantries for more than 130 years. Now under fourth-generation ownership, Doud's was first opened in 1884.
One of the Last 50s Drive-Ins in Michigan Has Closed Indefinitely
It used to be real gone daddio, now it's just gone. The 50's Drive-In of South Haven, the ginchiest place for a burger and a shake on roller skates, has closed.
American Idol Star Shoots Big Music Video in Tiny SWMI Town
It's not all about Hollywood, dawg. American Idol star Margie Mays fell in love with Michigan when she filmed a music video at the drive-in theater in Buchanan.
Chicago Condo For Sale is, Like, Straight Out of Miami Vice, 1985
If you remember Crockett and Tubbs, Super Mario Bros. and Duran Duran, you'll feel right at home in this righteous lakefront condo for sale in the Windy City.
Is This Place For Sale a Boat House or a House Boat?
The 74' Land Yacht S. S. Huronia is for sale on the waterfront overlooking Lake Huron and the Saginaw Bay in Au Gres, Michigan.
The Only House For Sale on Mackinac Island Less Than $1 Million
This is the only standalone dwelling on Mackinac Island that is listed for sale with a price tag of less than $1,000,000. That's a lot of fudge.
Vacation at the Love Shack in Northern Michigan
Lookin' for a love getaway? Forget the Atlanta highway- take US 41 to a romantic, secluded Airbnb in Marquette that's called the love shack, baby.
Fastest Police Car Isn’t a Car at All, and it’s Made in Michigan
There's a new sheriff in town: the Ford F-150. The new Police Responder is now the fastest-accelerating police vehicle. Watch for it in your mirror this Fall.
Game Over: It’s Illegal for Kids to Play Arcade Games in Inkster
An obscure 1983 law fines arcade owners $500 for letting kids under 12 play pinball or arcade games unsupervised in the Detroit suburb of Inkster.
Van Buren County Survivalist Compound For Sale [Photo Gallery]
This Lawton homestead will help you ride out any apocalypse. A sprawling compound on eleven acres with solar power, livestock and two hidden bunkers.