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Michiganders might have the hottest summer days behind them, with forecasts for the rest of July and August showing somewhat cooler temperatures.

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Slightly above normal temperatures and little rain over the last month has sent mid-Michigan into the beginning of drought.

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A state program that feeds students during summer months has become the largest of its type in the country.

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If you’re a big fan of summer… well, enjoy our current weather pattern while it lasts. Cooler conditions could be right around the corner.

Flickr User Kev Herrera

This week on The Beat, we heard our annual Summer Dance Party themed music.  Featured artists included Johnny Otis, Bob Segar, Lee Dorsey, Otis Redding and many more!