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Riley: Detroit man chases history across Michigan, one historical marker at a time

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Riley: Detroit man chases history across Michigan, one historical marker at a time


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As kayaking catches big wave, authorities cite rookie risks
By ED WHITE Associated Press PORT AUSTIN, Mich. (AP) - Kayaking is booming in popularity in the U.S., but authorities say many paddlers aren't measuring the risks, especially in big open water like the Great Lakes. The sheriff in Huron County, Michigan, says deputies and a local fire department have assisted roughly 70 kayakers on Lake Huron this year. A 22-year-old man without a life jacket drowned in July   Read More ...
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Riley: Detroit man chases history across Michigan, one historical marker at a time
Buy Photo. Cliff Russell’s interest in history started when he was a kid, growing up in Conant Gardens. But that interest grew into an obsession when he became a high school athlete at The Roeper School. “We played a football game at a place called Port Hope in Huron County,” he said. “After the game, they took us to this park right there at Lake Huron and in the park was a chimney   Read More ...
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