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Poldark, Season 2: Set Tour

Poldark, Season 2: Set Tour

Actress Eleanor Tomlinson gives us a tour of the Poldark studio set.

How Trump’s economic proposals offer visions from the past

How Trump’s economic proposals offer visions from the past

Do Trump's economic proposals recall other visions for economic development over history?

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Judge bars state money to private schools

A judge says the state cannot reimburse private and parochial schools for any expenses, even if they’re the result...

Democrats say Grand Rapids Veterans Home charges “inadequate”

Democratic lawmakers in Lansing say the Attorney General is doing too little, too late. That was the fallout after...

Marine dog with cancer gets tear-filled farewell

Hundreds of people in Michigan came together to salute and say a tear-filled final goodbye to a cancer-stricken dog...

Michigan couple wins appeal, can use boat on remote lake

Property owners at a remote Upper Peninsula lake have defeated the federal government and won the right to use a...

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WGVU Public Media announces LZ Michigan 2017

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LZ Michigan 2017, a “Landing Zone” to remember, honor and celebrate community veterans will kick off Friday, September 22nd previewing Ken Burns’ “The Vietnam War” as part of the ArtPrize Cinema Series.

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Chief Warrant Officer 2 Christopher Charles Johnson

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Short Bio of CWO2 Christopher Charles Johnson Nov. 27,1975 – Aug. 14, 2007

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LZ Michigan: Remember, Honor, Celebrate

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We begin a new segment on LZ Michigan: Remember, Honor, Celebrate.

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The Wall That Heals

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We talk LZ Michigan each month. Today we talk about the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund and The Wall That Heals with Tim Tetz and Tim Eernisse.

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At the end of August 1944 the 10th Armored Division was sent to Camp Shanks, New York, the port of embarkation for Europe. The division boarded ship on Sept. 12, 1944 and we arrived at Cherbourg, France on Sept. 23, 1944.

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Creating Vietnam Veterans

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When the Lord was creating Vietnam veterans, He was into His 6th day of overtime when an angel appeared. "You're certainly doing a lot of fiddling around on this one." And God said, "Have you seen the specs on this order? A Nam vet has to be able to run 5 miles through the bush with a full pack on

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The following prose, titled The Wall, was written in tribute to the many brave patriots who died in service to their flag and country while serving in Vietnam. G. Cargo MACV 1968,1969 How many comrades, dear to heart Reside in name and spirit on it's slate black granite panels? Their souls reach out to you And touch yours, accross the narrow pathway That seperates today from the past And in confus

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I was drafted into the Army on February 2, 1968 at Fort Wayne in Detroit Michigan. I was stationed at Fort Knox, Ky for Basic Combat Training then, did my Advanced Individual Training stint at Fort Bragg, NC before shipping out to Vietnam in September of 1968. As a Radio Telephone Operator I was fortunate to be assigned to serve with D Troop 3rd Squadron 5th Cavalry Regiment(Air) at Camp Bearcat a

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Language Artists

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Creating art and crafting written word come together for thousands of students at the Grand Rapids Art Museum. GRAM has worked closely with Grand Rapids Public Schools and literacy experts to create this program specially designed to develop reading, writing, and verbal communications skills for third grade students. The students develop their writing skills by viewing and discussing artwork at GR

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Purposeful Play + Artful Learning

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GRAM invites parents, educators, and children ages 0 – 5 to discover its collection and everything the Museum has to offer. Purposeful Play + Artful Learning lesson plans and discovery packs feature activities designed to increase fine and gross motor skills, further cognitive and emotional development with discovery and play, and activate interpersonal communication. To learn more about Purposefu

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NPR National News

There's Great News — And Grim News — In The Fight Against HIV/AIDS

The epidemic is always changing. Here's a look at some of the latest trends.

Craft Beer, Brought To You By Big Beer

More than a dozen of America's most popular craft breweries have been bought by global beverage companies in recent...