Legislation would allow Medicare to negotiate drug costs

U.S. Senator Gary Peters (MI) announced that he has joined his colleagues to introduce legislation to strengthen the bargaining rights

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Michigan budget consensus reached; modest growth projected

State Treasurer Rachael Eubanks, State Budget Director Chris Kolb, Senate Fiscal Agency Director Chris Harkins and House Fiscal Agency Director

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GUEST COMMENTARY: Life is just a four-letter word

By Mitchell Jon MacKay of East Jordan OR 12-LETTER-HYPHENATED AS THE CASE MAY BE, which is nothing other than scatology or

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  • January 12, 2019
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Meet Michigan’s new governor

Governor Whitmer and Lieutenant Governor Gilchrist will host a series of community “Whitmer Winter Warmup” events in Detroit, Flint, Grand

Stabenow legislation would lower Rx prices

U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), ranking member on the Senate Finance Subcommittee on Health Care, introduced legislation aimed at lowering

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Children of the American Revolution meet Jan. 13

Le Grande Traverse Society will hold its January monthly meeting at the Traverse Area District Library.  

Looking for a job in automotive or technology?

If you’re looking for a new job or apprenticeship in automotive and information technology or to transition to a new

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  • January 10, 2019
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Last year’s biggest scams in Northern Michigan

What were the most prevalent scams facing Northern Michigan consumers in 2018? Here are the top 10.    

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  • January 10, 2019
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Michigan Supreme Court elects Bridget M. McCormack Chief Justice

Michigan is now the only state in the nation with women in all four leadership posts—Governor, Attorney General, Secretary of State, and Chief Justice.

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$218,770 in People Fund grants awarded

Great Lakes Energy, with the help of its members, continues its commitment to local communities through the People Fund. During

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Whitmer Announces Director of Northern Michigan Office

Today Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer named former Senate Democratic Leader Mike Prusi as Director of her Northern Michigan office in

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  • January 9, 2019
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OPINION: Extend FOIA to Michigan legislature

This guest commentary is provided by Progress Michigan An Open Letter from Progress Michigan on FOIA January 9, 2019 Today,

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Charlevoix County Planning Commission meets Jan. 10

The Charlevoix County Planning Commission will hold its next meeting at 7 p.m. on Thursday Jan. 10 in the Commissioner Room at the Charlevoix

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Veteran of the Month – Calvin Dougherty

The Veteran of the month of January 2019, is Calvin C. Dougherty. Born March 18, 1922 in East Jordan Michigan

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Letters to the Editor

Concerns with Kirtland, trouble with Trump, and gratitude from the Women’s Resource Center in this week’s letters to the editor.

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  • January 9, 2019
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Thinking of starting a business? Free workshop Jan. 22

Individuals in the beginning stages of starting a business, in need of accessing capital, or simply considering self-employment, will have

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  • January 9, 2019
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NCMC free game nights

North Central Michigan College’s Student and Community Resource Center is offering an event for individuals and families to enjoy board

Gov. Whitmer signs equal pay directive

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer today signed Executive Directive 2019-10 aimed at securing equal pay for equal work for State of Michigan

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Report on child care in Northern MI

In Northwest Lower Michigan the cost of child care often exceeds families’ budgets. The average cost of home based care

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  • January 8, 2019
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NOTICE – Charlevoix County Commissioners Jan. 2 synopsis

CHARLEVOIX COUNTY COMMISSIONERS SYNOPSIS JANUARY 2, 2019 The Charlevoix County Board of Commissioners met in the Charlevoix County Commissioners Room on

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  • January 8, 2019
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