About Paulding

Paulding is an unincorporated community in Ontonagon County, Michigan. Located in Haight Township along US Highway 45. Part of the area’s folklore is the Paulding Light also called the Lights of Paulding or the Dog Meadow Light. It is a light that appears in a valley that lies outside of Paulding, Michigan. Reports of the light have appeared since the 1960s. Popular folklore says that the light is due to ghosts, geologic activity, or swamp gas. However in 2010 Michigan Tech students conducting a scientific investigation of the light and were able to recreate it by driving a car through a specific stretch of US Highway 45.

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