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6 Tips to Know Before Going on the Ice

Dec 30, 2016

It’s nearing that time of year again, ice fishing. And Jackson has some of the best ice fishing spots around, but before you head out on the ice, make sure you know these safety tips and tricks from

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12 Experiences for 2017

Dec 27, 2016

2017 is already here, and you may be unsure what your New Year’s resolution should be. We’ve got the perfect resolution - Experiences!  Make 2017 the best year yet by experiencing something new each month of the

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Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series new name of the sport’s premier series and 2017 dates

Dec 20, 2016

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series new name of the sport’s premier series NASCAR unveils new brand identity BROOKLYN, Mich. (Dec. 19, 2016) — NASCAR today unveiled a new official brand identity which will replace the bar mark used by the

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Check Out Jackson’s Newest Brewery: Poison Frog

Dec 01, 2016

Have you had a chance to enjoyed a beer from Jackson, Michigan’s newest brewery, Poison Frog? The frog themed brewery opened earlier this fall by nationally ranked beer judge, Phil Wilcox and his partner Kris Lange.  His

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Splash Pad Aquatic Park Construction begins at the Cascades

Dec 01, 2016

Construction recently began on a long-anticipated Splash Pad Aquatic Park at the Cascades, located in Sparks Foundation County Park. Scheduled to be completed and open for use next summer, the finished product will include above-ground water spray features and a

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The 10 Best Jackson Foods to Bring for the Holidays

Nov 30, 2016

Need to bring a dish to pass that’s sure to impress even the pickiest mother-in-law or new boss? Here’s a list of the 10 best Jackson ­­­foods to bring to any holiday gathering. Carmel

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Sportsmen, Retailers, and Business Leaders Join Forces to Promote Hunting

Nov 14, 2016

Hunting’s impact on Michigan most apparent during the Deer Opener... (LANSING, Mich.) – Local and regional leaders representing sporting organizations, chambers of commerce, small businesses and retailers recently formed a new partnership called Hunting Works For Michigan. The

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Pure Michigan Photo Contest

Nov 04, 2016

Jackson is full of unique places and Pure Michigan wants to know which ones are your favorite!  Submit a photo of your favorite Jackson Michigan hidden gem and an explanation of why you love it for a chance

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Meet Your Founder: John Burtka

Nov 03, 2016

Meet the Man Behind Grand River Brewery! Brewing style: “It’s a Michigan Thing” Everything John does at Grand River Brewery is local - they get their hops locally; they use Midwest grains, and many other Michigan

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Thanksgiving Craft Beer Pairing

Nov 01, 2016

Wash down that turkey dinner you have been dreaming about all year with the perfect craft beer brewed in Jackson, Michigan. Thanks to ‘The Serious Eats Guide to Thanksgiving Beer Pairing,’ we have found some great craft beers

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