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Stateside for Wednesday, August 27, 2014
A The Smithsonian Institution, the world's largest museum and research complex, now adds a UM forest to its network.
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Grand Marais is home to the Pickle Barrel House Museum
Pat Munger, president of the Grand Marais Historical Society, said the museum was originally built for William Donahey, a cartoonist and author of children's books from 1914 to 1972.
on the Lakes
Transport was a Detroit River Carferry. * Origin: The iron-hulled, paddlewheel-powered, carferry Transport was built at Wyandotte in 1880.
8 weird houses worth a visit
Even the increasingly popular tiny houses look like standard houses, reduced in size.
Groups look to uproot knapweed in the U.P.
The Upper Peninsula is known for its beautiful scenery, but what if something as small as a plant could change that? "From an ecological standpoint, from a human health standpoint and even from a safety standpoint, it is a pretty nasty weed" said Teri Grout, the Executive Director for the Alger Conservation District.