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Google Goes ‘Pure Michigan’ With New 360 Degree Photos Touting Tourist Destinations

Google partnered with Pure Michigan to create 360-degree photos of iconic destinations throughout the state.

CBS Detroit–03/23/2015

The Round Island Light House on the east shore of Round Island in the shipping lanes of the Straits of Mackinac, which connect Lake Michigan and Lake Huron.  (Credit: Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Report Shows Strong Outlook For Michigan’s Tourism Industry

A new report says that Michigan’s tourism industry grew in 2014 despite the cold, wet year, and the tourism outlook is sunny going forward.

CBS Detroit–03/23/2015

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Pure Michigan Ranks Tops In Digital Engagement

Michigan has the top state tourism office for digital engagement according to a recent report.

CBS Detroit–12/28/2014

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Pure Michigan Launches Annual ‘Michigan Moments’ Photo Contest

Pure Michigan is asking people from across the state to share their favorite Pure Michigan photos during the 3rd Annual Michigan Moments Photo Contest which launched last week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/02/2014

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Pure Michigan Fear? No Way, Says Travel Office

A haunted house is crossing the line into trademark infringement with its play on the state’s Pure Michigan tourism campaign, the state’s official travel office said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/08/2014

This is the only day during the year that pedestrians can walk across the Mackinac Bridge. (credit: mackinacbridge.org)

Get To The Top Of the Mac With MDOT

Participants in the Mackinac Bridge Walk can share memories of the event on social media for a chance to tour the top of the bridge.

CBS Detroit–08/25/2014

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Pure Michigan To Showcase Instagram Beach Photos

Pure Michigan is asking beach-goers post their photos on Instagram during a 10-day #BeachChallenge.

CBS Detroit–06/19/2014

A Pure Michigan moment: Camping along Lake Huron at Port Crescent State Park. Pure Michigan photo.

State Says Pure Michigan Campaign Drove $1.2 Billion Visitor Spending

A new report on Michigan’s 2013 tourism industry from the Toronto-based tourism research firm Longwoods International says the state’s Pure Michigan campaign drove more than 4 million trips last year, producing $1.2 billion in economic impact.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/11/2014

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Researchers See More Growth In Michigan Tourism

Researchers cite the improving economy, national trends and the Pure Michigan campaign.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/10/2014

DTE headquarters. (WWJ file photo)

DTE Tops ‘Buy Michigan’ Targets Through Pure Michigan Business Connect

DTE Energy said last week that it exceeded its targets for spending with Michigan-based companies in 2013, part of its ongoing commitment to support in-state companies through the Pure Michigan Business Connect Initiative.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/14/2014

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