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Jacksonopolis | August 25, 2016

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Friday Morning at the Hot Air Jubilee

July 18, 2016 |

Photos from the Friday morning balloon launch at Ella Sharp Park – Photos by David Buchanan

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Jubilee Preview 2016

July 10, 2016 |

On Thursday 7/7/2016 some of the balloons from the 2016 Hot Air Jubilee put on a preview show. Despite some less than favorable weather conditions a few balloons took to the air, while the other balloons tethered from the ground. … Read More

4th of July festivities in Grass Lake

July 5, 2016 |

The parade through downtown Grass Lake draws thousands of participants as well as visitors. A great selection of horses and wagons turn out for the day along with, classic antique and domestic tractors, politicians, fire departments, business establishments, churches, bands, … Read More

Blacksmiths, Soldiers & Log Cabin Weekend

June 29, 2016 |

On Saturday 6/25/2016 and Sunday 6/26/2016 the Waterloo Farm Museum hosted a Blacksmiths, Soldiers & Log Cabin Weekend that demonstrated civil war era life – Photos by David Bostedor III – DBoz Photography




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June Downtown Cruise In

June 26, 2016 |

Friday night proved to be a great night of the June 2016 Downtown Cruise In – Photos by Shawn Whitehead – Framed Creations




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Devils Lake Festival of the Arts

June 21, 2016 |

On Saturday 6/18/2016 the annual Devils Lake Festival of the Arts took place on the streets near Devils Lake. This all day festival included local art work for sale, music, street performances, and various food vendors. Photos by Travis Stevens … Read More

FireKeepers Casino 400 – 2016

June 13, 2016 |

Joey Logano won the 48th Annual FireKeepers Casino 400 at MIS on Sunday – Photos by Scott Mapes –




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FireKeepers Casino 400 Qualifying

June 11, 2016 |

Joey Logano won the pole for Sundays 48th Annual FireKeepers Casino 400 with a qualifying time of 199.55. Check back for some more photos from this weekends’ racing. Photos by Scott Mapes –




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Paws in the Park 2016

June 6, 2016 |

On Saturday 6/4/2016 hundreds of dogs and owners attended this year’s Paws in the Park walk at Cascades Park to raise money for the Cascade Humane Society – Photos by Maggie Foster –




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May Downtown Cruise In

May 31, 2016 |

On Friday 5/26/16 the streets of downtown Jackson were filled with classic and custom cars to kick off the summer monthly cruise ins – Photos by Shawn Whitehead – Framed Creations




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Jonny Carroll

March 29, 2016 |

Jonny Carroll performsa a few tracks at LocalMotive Studios in Downtown Jackson for this special  Jacksonopolis #MUSIC Session. Find out more about Jonny Carroll’s music on his website or Facebook page.




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Gem and Mineral Show

March 22, 2016 |

On Saturday 3/19/2016 the annual gem and mineral show took place at the Jackson Fairgrounds Event Center – Photos by Dave Bostedor III –




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2016 Polar Plunge

February 2, 2016 |

The 2016 Polar Plunge took place at Clark Lake, MI on Saturday 1/30/2016 – Photos by Shawn Whitehead – Framed Creations




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Chili Cook-off

January 26, 2016 |

The annual K-105.3 and Tripp’s Auto Chili Cook-Off was called a ‘smashing success’ by K-105.3. It was reportedly the highest attendance since the radio station has hosted this event. Thousands of people came through the American 1 Events Center doors … Read More

Top stories from around Jackson for 2015

December 28, 2015 |

Here are a few of our favorite stories from 2015.

Downtown Art Mural






Jackson Candy & Fudge Factory



Gears, Beards and Beers II



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Downtown Jackson Christmas Parade

November 21, 2015 |

The 25th Annual Downtown Jackson Christmas Parade was a great success. The new downtown roads provided a great pedestrian friendly rout. The holiday moving and snacks at the Michigan Theatre was a great way to wrap up the celebration.


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Artists In Jackson

November 4, 2015 |

Dave Lawrence has made something unique. It is a look into what makes Jackson feel alive, a cross section people and art that bring us together. Check out the Artists In Jackson project for yourself and pick up a copy of … Read More

Jackson High vs. Lumen Christi 2015

October 24, 2015 |

Jackson High beat Lumen Christi in overtime for their first win over the Titans since 1988. Both teams scored a touchdown in overtime but Lumen Christi missed the extra point and Jackson made their extra point for a 35 – … Read More

Zombie Walk 2015

October 12, 2015 |

The streets of downtown jackson were filled with hordes of the walking dead on Saturday night for the annual Zombie Walk Jackson to support the March of Dimes – Photos by Travis Stevens – Travis Stevens Photography




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Downtown Art Mural

October 8, 2015 |

Take a quick look at the artist behind the new mural downtown! Make sure to watch until the end where we have a quick interview with the artist. ‪#‎ThisIsJackson‬

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Family Fall Festival

September 24, 2015 |

On September 18th, 19, and 20th 2015 the Jackson Family Fall Festival too place on the grounds of St. John Elementary. – Photos by Travis Stevens – Travis Stevens Photography




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Jackson Candy & Fudge Factory

September 20, 2015 |

On Tuesday September 22nd, 2015 at 11am the Jackson Candy & Fudge Factory will be open for business. Make sure to stop by this unique candy shop that features modern candy favorites with an old time feel. Located at 1522 … Read More

The Big Mitten Fair

September 8, 2015 |

The Big Mitten Fair took place from September 3 – 7th, 2015 at the Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, MI. The fair hosted various attractions, a car and bike show, and numerous musical performances. Photos by Shawn Whitehead – Framed … Read More