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An 89-Year-Old Ohio Grandmother and Her Grandson Are Road-Tripping to All U.S. National Parks

Ohio natives Brad Ryan and his grandmother Joy share their experience with mending their relationship, taking an epic road trip to visit all 61 U.S. national parks, having an Instagram following of over 20,000, and the best and worst parts of being on the road.
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Q&A with Luke Bryan

MWL talks to country star and American Idol judge Luke Bryan about bringing his annual Farm Tour to the Midwest this fall—and his fave state fair foods.
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3 Hidden-Gem Michigan Fall Road Trips

These weekend destinations may keep low profiles, but they earn high marks for art, history and outdoor fun.
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Fall Adventures in Michigan's Keweenaw Peninsula

Whether you want to rev up or relax, the history-steeped Keweenaw Peninsula has you covered. Lake Superior shoreline, colorful forests and remnants of the country’s first copper boom dominate the remote area’s landscape.
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Where to Find Michigan's Iconic Foods

Explore nine of the Mitten’s signature flavors, like Motor City deep-dish, fresh Great Lakes fish and apples with snap.
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Milwaukee's New Arena District Serves Up Brews, Tunes and Fun

Whether or not you're a hoops fans, you'll find something fun at the new Wisconsin arena. Bucks gear not required (but probably inevitable).
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Chasing Fall Color with The Burnout Babes

Winding through lush forests to mountaintop overlooks and tiny Ozark towns, six women on motorcycles lean into power and vulnerability on the open roads of Southeast Missouri.
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14 Great Midwest Places to Eat, Play and Stay This Fall

Hot off the minds of travel writers across the region: your definitive guide on where to play, eat, drink and stay as the temperature lowers.
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7 Ways to Live Well this Fall

Eat plant-based products, stretch on a slip-proof yoga mat, listen to new tunes—see all our tips for healthy living this fall.