Michigan firefighters share details of battling historic western wildfires

The help of Michigan firefighters was “essential” in the battles waged against historic wildfires in the western United States this year.

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources dispatched teams and seven fire engines west this summer and fall to help fight raging fires that burned millions of acres in California, Colorado, Oregon, Arizona, Utah and Wyoming. Michigan’s experts filled 90 out-of-state assignments working on direct fire lines, management teams and

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Homestays: Airbnb hosts offer tiny house and historic home lodging | News

In today’s travel markets there are more choices for lodging than ever before. In addition to hotels, motels, bed and breakfasts, inns and rentals, an increasingly popular option is Airbnb. This online service serves as a broker to connect long- and short-term travelers with hosts.

Airbnb was launched in 2008 when two designers hosted travelers looking for a place to stay. Today, the technology platform is used by millions of

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Historic roundhouse at Hazelwood Green being transformed into technology center

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A 133-year-old railroad roundhouse in Hazelwood is on its way to becoming the Pittsburgh location of a global entrepreneurship platform for economic development.

Leaders of the regional foundations that are working to redevelop the area, known as Hazelwood Green, toured the roundhouse Monday and heard from its designer

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Ontario announces historic investment in long-term care homes after COVID-19 chaos

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As cases of COVID-19 continue to

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