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Summer road trip: ‘Michigan’s County Courthouses’ offers a historic staycation

by University of Michigan Press July 19, 2010

John Fedynsky is a Ferndale attorney and author of the new book Michigan’s County Courthouses, which walks readers through the history and architecture of every county courthouse in the state, plus the home of the state Supreme Court. Looking for a statewide staycation this summer? Consider making a tour of Michigan’s courthouses, he suggests. Their beauty and backstory can make every stop worthwhile. “Michigan summers cry for the open road. Hit the road and experience Michigan’s eighty-three county seats. Each boasts a courthouse that is the pride of the local community. “Michigan is a vast and varied land, its area […]

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Paul Gross, author of ‘Extreme Michigan Weather,’ reports on Michigan tornadoes

by Heather Newman June 10, 2010

Meteorologist Paul Gross of WDIV-TV (NBC Channel 4 in Detroit) spent the week reporting on the tornadoes that touched down across the state, including the one that wreaked havoc in Dundee. Paul is the author of the new book Extreme Michigan Weather.

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