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Heart of Michigan park sacrificed for private golf course
Investigate West (6/11)
BENTON HARBOR,MI. In this predominantly black town with the lowest per-capita income anywhere in Michigan, municipal leaders allowed a development group to take over the park that fronts onto Lake Michigan -- land originally bequeathed to the people of Benton Harbor forever.
Golf Club at Harbor Shores in Michigan announces project nearing completion
World Golf (7/17)
The Golf Club at Harbor Shores announced recently that the Jack Nicklaus-designed golf course in Benton Harbor, Mich., is nearing completion as the designer himself conducted a recent inspection of the property.
When it rains, sediment pours into Poplar River
Duluth News Tribune (2/27)
The silt running into the lower Poplar River when it rains is so bad at times that the North Shore river has been placed on Minnesota's impaired waters list.
Work continues on Harbor Shores site
Western Michigan Business Review (2/14)
Despite objections from the National Park Service and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, a developer is proceeding with a golf course development that is slated to take public park land on Lake Michigan.
Parkland swap hits U.S. snag
Detroit Free Press (10/18)
The National Park Service nixed a controversial plan to use part of Benton Harbor's Lake Michigan beach for a Jack Nicklaus Signature golf course. The proposal was the centerpiece of a 530-acre, $500-million resort and luxury home development.
Golfers take swing at icy challenge
CBC News (2/22)
Hundreds of intrepid golfers have taken to a frozen stretch of the St. Lawrence River for a wacky version of their game.
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Minnesota Golf Association
Fosters, promotes, conserves and administers the game of golf in the state of Minnesota.
No matter what your handicap, Minnesota Golf has a course for you.
Golf in New York State
New York Department of Economic Development
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News, golf course directory, and special features.
Pennsylvania's official golf directory and magazine.
Play & Stay in PA
Play and Stay is your gateway to hundreds of golf courses nestled in the diverse landscapes of Pennsylvania.
VisitPA - Golfing
Pennsylvania features over 600 public and private golf courses in every region of the state
Wisconsin Golf Guide
Interactive guide to Wisconsin golf courses, including pictures, maps, and course statistics.
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Minnesota Golf Association
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