Hell, Mich., is for sale, the New York Times reports in its Daily 360 video (drag your mouse to look around).
Nobody wants it.
The township has been for sale now for two years and the price has dropped from its near $1 million original asking amount.
A deal to sell it to a Detroit arts group — called Damn — fell apart after an online fundraising effort failed.
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Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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