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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

(credit: Matt Roush)

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

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

Pure Michigan Is Nation’s No. 1 State Travel Website For Seventh Straight Year

For the seventh year in a row, michigan.org was the most visited state tourism website in the country, according to the independent online measurement company Experian Hitwise.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/10/2014

Vogue Theatre Manistee

‘Pure Michigan’ Screen To Debut Dec. 6 At Manistee’s Vogue Theatre

The “Pure Michigan” screen dedicated on Nov. 19 by michigan’s economic development CEO Mike Finney will debut the official reopening of Manistee’s Vogue Theatre on Dec. 6, capping nearly three years of work to restore the 75 year-old venue.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/02/2013

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Sunset Over Lake Superior Wins Pure Michigan Online Photo Contest

Pure Michigan announced that Carla White of Christmas is the winner of the Michigan Moments Photo Contest. White’s winning photograph features a sunset over Lake Superior, just west of Bay Furnace Park in Christmas.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/19/2013

(File Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Nude Dancing At Clubs Not In Line With “Pure Michigan” Theme Says Michigan Senator

Senator Jones says having places that have nude dancing is against the whole “Pure Michigan” theme.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/18/2013

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Pure Michigan Preps For Colder Weather With Winter Travel Guide

The first official day of winter is still more than six weeks away, but Pure Michigan is gearing up for the cold weather tourism season with the launch of the 2013 Pure Michigan Winter Travel Guide.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/10/2013

Photo Credit: Pure Michigan

Pure Michigan Photo Contest Invites Fans to Share Their Michigan Moments

Pure Michigan wants to hear from fans about where they go to make memories in Michigan. The Michigan Moments photo contest has been launched on the Pure Michigan Facebook page, and the winning photo will be included in the 2014 spring/summer Pure Michigan Travel Guide.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/03/2013

Event Notices From Oct. 23

The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/23/2013

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