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Sailboats Mirage, (L), and Blondie race side-by-side at the start of the 250 mile Port Huron-to-Mackinac Island Sailboat Race July 13, 2002 in Port Huron, Michigan.  (Photo by John F. Martin/Getty Images)

Lead Boats Nearing Finish Line At Port Huron-Mackinac Race

The Bell’s Beer Bayview Mackinac Race started Saturday, with about 250 teams entered.

97.1 The Ticket–07/19/2015

(Photo credit should read JEFF HAYNES/AFP/Getty Images)

Shake A Leg: Boats Ready To Set Sail For 91st Port Huron-Mackinac Race

The annual sailboat race from Port Huron to Mackinac Island starts Saturday, with 250 teams entered.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/18/2015

The Grand Hotel On Mackinac Island. (credit: Roberta Jasina/WWJ)

Mackinac Island Leads Poll Of Best Under-The-Radar Romantic Destinations

Is Mackinac Island the world’s most romantic destination off the beaten path? All signs seem to be pointing toward “yes.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/14/2015

(Photo credit should read JEFF HAYNES/AFP/Getty Images)

1st Boats Reach Finish Of Chicago To Mackinac Sailboat Race

The first boats have finished the annual sailboat race from Chicago’s Navy Pier to northern Michigan’s Mackinac Island.


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Mackinac Conference Features Speeches, Networking And Selfies

A blog is collecting Tweets and Instagram posts from the Mackinac Policy Conference in Tumblr titled MackinacSelfieConference.

CBS Detroit–05/27/2015

(Just one of the many historic boats docked in Bay City to explore on Memorial Day. Photo Credit: Michael Ferro)

Best Memorial Day Getaways Near Detroit

Memorial day is a beautiful time to relax with family and friends for a short getaway in Michigan.



Redford Theatre Screens ‘Somewhere In Time’ Just In Time For Valentine’s Day

The 1980 film classic, filmed on Michigan’s Mackinac Island, is playing on the big screen at the Redford Theater on Friday and Saturday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/13/2015


Lighthouse Near Mackinac Island Up For Auction

The latest bid for the Round Island Passage Lighthouse was $20,000, as of Tuesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/19/2014

Three sailboats cross the starting line of the 250 mile Port Huron-to-Mackinac Island Sailboat Race July 13, 2002 in Port Huron, Michigan. About 250 sailboats in 18 classes are competing in the 78th annual event, following two courses from Port Huron to Mackinac Island on Lake Huron.  (credit: John F. Martin/Getty Images) FILE

Port Huron To Mackinac Sailboat Race Begins

Race chairman Art LeVasseur says wind at the start was coming from the south-southwest, ideal for the racers. He describes it as “picture perfect.”

CBS Detroit–07/12/2014

Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island (WWJ Photo. File)

34th Annual Mackinac Policy Conference Begins Wednesday

Hundreds of Michigan’s top business and government leaders will meet for three days at the Grand Hotel this week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/26/2014