This is the kind of item that gets a professional surveyor excited.
The DNR's Matt Dontz found this original cedar survey post in a stream near Atlanta, in Montmorency County recently. The General Land Office of the U.S. government did the survey of Michigan's townships in 1850. The post was set to mark a section, or quarter corner and were driven into the ground each half-mile. It was preserved by the water, Forestry and Surveying experts agree the find is extremely rare, even with today's GPS technology.
The amazing lightning bolt seen in this video hit two pedestrians...28-year-old mother and her six-year-old daughter. Both were hospitalized with first and second degree burns, and were likely hit when the lightning hit their umbrella.
The Grand Rapids Griffins take on the Syracuse Crunch for game 6 Tuesday night. They spent some time on the ice Monday and Tuesday for practice. See some photos of Monday afternoon's practice here.
The Griffins have a 3-2 lead and hope to wrap up the Calder Cup finals Tuesday. Live coverage starts at 6:40pm on WOOD Radio. Listen here on iHeartRadio.
We don't think he aspires to this level of awfulness by choice, but there's no doubt he is bad, make that very bad at his job.
Con artist extraordinairre.
A very clever monkey buys some Welch's grape juice from a vending machine, and he even remembers to bring back change for his owner. We are impressed.