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.
This Michigan Man Forges Custom Knives from Mackinac Bridge Steel
From the fires of Ben Graber's workshop at his Michigan backwoods family farm come unmatched, custom blades. His hobby may be turning into a red-hot career.
This Remote Northern Michigan Spot is Exactly Halfway Between the Equator and the North Pole
The 45th parallel is equidistant from the Earth's equator and Santa's workshop at the North Pole. You'll find it on the third finger of your Michigan hand-map.
Why The Doors Got Banned from Playing Detroit’s Cobo Hall Ever Again [Video]
Hear a Detroit concert in 1970 that was one of the Doors' greatest shows of all time, but got them banned from playing Detroit's legendary Cobo Hall ever again.
When Bob Seger Only Sold 800 Tickets and Axed a Kalamazoo Concert
A 1975 concert on campus at Western Michigan University was canceled because of poor ticket sales. The next year, Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band exploded.
Take In the Height of Fall Color on a Thrilling Helicopter Ride
Experience autumn like never before with a breathtaking view of the vivid fall colors on a helicopter ride over the Kalamazoo River in Allegan.
Learn the History of Faygo: Here are 5 Things to Get You Started
In The Faygo Book, a Michigan author writes about our favorite pop. Meet Joe Grimm and learn more about Faygo at this special event. No deposit required.
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.
Wedding Couple Takes the Plunge on the Detroit River
In a unique wedding twist, the bride and groom got married on a historic Detroit mail boat.
When Blackie Lawless was Drafted by the Detroit Tigers’ Farm Team
Before he founded the band W.A.S.P., Blackie Lawless considered a career in professional baseball. His fastball was good enough to get him drafted by the Tigs.
Michigan Listing: If You’ve Always Wanted a Purple Bathtub, Today is Your Day
You can call it lilac or lavender if you want to, but I'll never understand why the bathtub is purple in this house for sale in Shelby, Michigan.
The Night a West Michigan Audience Blew Eddie Vedder’s Mind
The setlist on a very special night included two covers of songs by The Who, including one that Pearl Jam had played only once before live in concert.
The Best Photo of the Mackinac Bridge You’ve Never Seen
You've never seen the Mighty Mac like this. That sentence is two words too long to describe a Facebook post that turned a simple mistake into comedy gold.