Category Archives: Ken Evans’ Blog Posts

Video: Michigan Cliff Nearly Crushes Kayakers

MUNISING, Mich. (AP) — Kayakers on a tour of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore in northern Michigan narrowly escaped injury when a large section of cliff collapsed near them into Lake Superior. WLUC-TV reports the kayakers were in an area where sandstone cliffs stand up to about 200 feet (61 meters) above the water. Van Ouellette-Ballas…MORE

Michigan’s New Death Museum

The Anatomy of Death Museum is now open in Mt. Clemens and it features numerous items that highlight our mortality in it’s entirety. The museum is located at 292 Cass Ave. in Mt. Clemens and also houses the Laid To Rest Antiques & Oddities store. The museum features over 30 real human medical skulls and…MORE

Vid: Shark Attack = Bar Visit???

A professional surfer in Florida was injured on Saturday when a shark bit his elbow, leaving him bloody and with deep tooth marks. Frank O’Rourke was surfing at Jacksonville Beach when the shark latched onto his arm. Then, instead of heading to the hospital for the stiches he may have required, O’Rourke went to a…MORE

Viral: Bee Swarm Invades Electric Forest

A video has gone viral from Electric Forest. At one point, a swarm of hundreds of bees descended on the festival grounds, sending attendees running to escape. But those who stayed noticed that the bees appeared to pose no threat, and even gathered in groups on festival-goers’ bodies without stinging them. Would you stick around…MORE

Photographer Sick Of Rude Wedding Guests

A photographer’s post has gone viral showing what happens when people just “have to’ get a shot of the bride during the ceremony. After having another photo ruined by a careless guest, Hannah Stanley of Hannah Way Photography had this to say: “What exactly do you plan on doing with that photo? Honestly. Are you…MORE

Deer Joins West Michigan Beachgoers

Via Katie Papke on YouTube: This white tailed buck came out of the adjacent sand dunes to enjoy time with beach patrons. On July 6th, the deer hung around the Lake Michigan shore for over 30 minutes at Saugatuck State Park. He enjoyed licking a little girls legs and ruffling through another’s beach bag for snacks.…MORE

West Michigan Fireworks Recall

If you bought fireworks at two West Michigan stores to celebrate our nation’s birth, you should check them out before setting them off. The fireworks were sold at GS Fireworks in Wyoming & Bill’s Fireworks in Ionia. For the info on the recall of fireworks at Bill’s Fireworks, TAP HERE. For the info on the…MORE

Driverless Shuttles Coming to Grand Rapids In July

May Mobility is expected to launch four autonomous shuttles in downtown Grand Rapids by late July. The startup will roll out the six-seat vehicles on a 3.2-mile downtown bus route in the city. The one-year pilot program was announced in September. The shuttles are already being tested in anticipation of the formal launch, according to…MORE

Women Hospitalized After Trying To Vacuum Periods

Two women were hospitalized after using a vacuum to make their menstrual periods end sooner. A Seattle nurse claimed the desperate women, ages 19 and 23, went into shock this week after attempting a decades-old technique known as a menstrual extraction. “Ladies… Please stop using your vacuum hose to end your period early,” the nurse…MORE

Free Summer Meals In Grand Rapids

The Grand Rapids Public Schools Nutrition Services Department will be sponsoring the USDA funded Summer Meals program this summer in locations throughout the city. Meals are available beginning this week at the Kroc Center and other locations on June 10th. TAP HERE or see below for specific start times. This is a great opportunity for…MORE

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