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Did you know more than 66,000 in Michigan were homeless in 2016?

Homeless Speakers Bureau hopes to bring awareness to Michigan homeless population.    

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  • September 6, 2018
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Water abuse protest in Mackinaw City Sept. 1

A ‘Pipe Out Paddle Flotilla Protest” and a press conference will launch a weekend of festivities and protests this Friday

Michigan lifts traffic restrictions for Labor Day weekend

This Labor Day holiday weekend, the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is removing lane restrictions on about two-thirds of its

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  • August 30, 2018
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Michigan Libertarians nominate candidates

Delegates to the Libertarian Party of Michigan State Convention nominated their statewide candidates for public office on Saturday Aug. 25

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  • August 29, 2018
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More Michigan drug deaths in 2017 than by traffic, firearms combined

A recent report from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) revealed in 2017 drug overdoses were responsible for

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  • August 23, 2018
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Fort Mackinac’s role in Civil War explored Aug. 24-25

Fort Mackinac will host a special event over the weekend of August 24-25, focusing on the Civil War. The Multi-Lakes

New text alerts sign-up for Mackinac Bridge walk

For the second time, Mackinac County 911/Emergency Management and the Mackinac Bridge Authority are offering text updates for this year’s

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Sen. Peters speaks at Traverse City hearing on Line 5, Great Lakes

U.S. Senator Gary Peters (D-MI), Ranking Member on the Subcommittee on Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety and Security,

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  • August 21, 2018
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Benson to address county clerks, attend town hall in Traverse City today

Jocelyn Benson, Democratic candidate for Michigan Secretary of State, will be in Traverse City Tuesday, August 21 where she will address the Michigan Association of County Clerks and

Commerce Committee Hearing on Line 5 and Great Lakes planned for Northern Michigan

U.S. Senator Gary Peters (MI) will convene a field hearing titled “Pipeline Safety in the Great Lakes: Incident Prevention and

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Sen. Peters to meet constituents Saturday in Traverse City

U.S. Senator Gary Peters will hold a community meeting in Traverse City on Saturday Aug. 18 to provide an additional opportunity

Charlevoix to host statewide conference on connecting entrepreneurial communities

Sign up now and save on the state-wide Connecting Entrepreneurial Communities Conference to be held in various locations throughout Charlevoix this October.

Sen. Schmidt to visit Petoskey, Charlevoix

37th District Michigan State Sen. Wayne Schmidt (R-Traverse City) will hold coffee hours with constituents throughout the 37th Senate District during

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  • August 8, 2018
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Over $149 million in environmental program bonds sold

State Treasurer Nick Khouri today announced that the state of Michigan successfully sold more than $149 million in General Obligation

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  • August 8, 2018
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Morgan write-in effort succeeds; moves on to November election

Matt Morgan, Democratic candidate for Congress in Michigan’s 1st, will represent Democrats on the ballot in November’s general election after

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  • August 8, 2018
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Michigan governor candidate video interviews

Reporters from the Detroit Journalism Cooperative sat down with gubernatorial hopefuls for substantive, one-hour interviews on the most pressing issues facing

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  • August 3, 2018
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MDOT modernizes Mi Drive site for motorists

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) has launched its newly designed Mi Drive construction and traffic information website. With motorists in mind,

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  • August 2, 2018
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Michigan governor candidates talk clean energy, economy and Line 5

A recent Q & A proffered by The Groundwork Center for Resilient Communities garnered opinions from eight Michigan gubernatorial candidates

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  • August 2, 2018
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Michigan Supreme Court rules on anti-gerrymandering proposal

The Michigan Supreme Court, yesterday, upheld a lower court’s decision to keep the anti-gerrymandering proposal on the Nov. 6 ballot in a

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  • August 1, 2018
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Michigan tax-foreclosed property auctions

More than 250 tax-foreclosed properties in eight Michigan counties will be offered at public auctions between Aug. 1 and Aug. 28,

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  • July 31, 2018
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