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Michigan locations in the running for best travel nationwide

Spring break may be a great time to travel, and not all travelers choose warm southern beach destinations. Some travel around Michigan.

USA Today is running a 10 Best, Readers Choice Awards contest.

Michigan has three destinations in the running.

Saugatuck, Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park, and Seney Wildlife Refuge are in the running.

USA Today 10 Best Readers Choice Contest http://www.10best.com/awards/travel/

Energy researchers say gas prices don’t drive gasoline consumption

AAA predicts that nearly 95 million people will be traveling for the holidays. Many divers are finding gas prices to be much better than last year.

However, energy economists said gas prices have little impact on how much people actually drive.

They said life milestones such as retiring and even what part of the country we live in are more important factors. Continue reading

CMU post-grads venture to Kenya to volunteer

SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURESWhen students reach the end of their long educational journey and graduate college, many spend time celebrating.

Recent graduates from Central Michigan University however, spent their post-grad weeks volunteering. In Kenya. Continue reading