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Find a job, build a resume at first Muskegon Heights job fair

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Friday - February 24, 2017 - 9:01am
The fair will be Wednesday, March 1 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Muskegon Heights City Hall. MUSKEGON HEIGHTS, MI -- Community members are invited to the first Muskegon Heights job ......
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Alleged ‘mass murder’ text brings terrorism charges for Lapeer students

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Friday - February 24, 2017 - 8:49am

The charges come after one of the students allegedly sent several text messages to a friend threatening to commit "mass murder" at the school off Oregon Drive in Mayfield Township, according to Lapeer County Prosecutor Michael Sharkey.

LAPEER COUNTY, MI -- Two Lapeer students have been charged after making an alleged threat against Zemmer Middle School.

The students, 14 and 15, were charged Tuesday, Feb. 21 under the Michigan Anti-Terrorism Act with making a terroristic threat, using a computer to commit a crime, and conspiracy to commit terrorism causing death.

Charges come after one of the students allegedly sent several text messages to...

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Tornadoes to thundersnow, Michigan could have it all today

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Friday - February 24, 2017 - 8:45am
Rare winter-time severe weather outbreak is possible in southern Michigan today. ...
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18 Things to Do in Michigan, Feb. 24-26

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Friday - February 24, 2017 - 8:40am
John Gonzalez offers his list of 21 Things to Do this weekend in Michigan (Feb. 24-26, 2017). ...
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Pro-Obamacare rallies scheduled across Michigan Saturday

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Friday - February 24, 2017 - 8:00am
At least six rallies protesting the repeal of the Affordable Care Act are scheduled in Michigan Saturday as part of a nationwide push throughout the country. At least six rallie......
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Paraplegic man wins, inspires at Dancing with the Local Stars 2017

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Friday - February 24, 2017 - 7:32am
Paul Price fell from a ladder in 2015. He won two dance awards in 2017. Watch video MUSKEGON, MI - Watching a paraplegic man dance and smile as he competed i......
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MSU should not investigate itself in sex assault allegations against Larry Nassar

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Friday - February 24, 2017 - 7:30am

It's an inescapable fact that MSU is a co-defendant in many of the 40-plus civil lawsuits filed alleging sexual assault and misconduct.

This is the opinion of the MLive Editorial Board.

Former Michigan State University Dr. Larry Nassar is accused of preying on young girls for decades -- allegedly using his position of status to sexually assault gymnasts and other athletes who came to him for treatment.

Some of those alleged victims claim they told MSU coaches, MSU trainers, even police, that Nassar was penetrating them without consent, and against guidelines established by MSU -- such as explaining the procedure, using gloves...

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Supporters vow to ‘continue fighting’ after decision on school closures delayed

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Friday - February 24, 2017 - 6:30am
The decision of whether to close up to 38 schools has been delayed until May MLive file photo  School closure opponents are pleased the state is delaying a decision to shutt......
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Red Wings contracts: Who’s worth the money and who isn’t?

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Friday - February 24, 2017 - 6:06am
The Red Wings have some good contracts but a lot of bad ones, too. ...
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2/23 boys and girls high school basketball scores

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Thursday - February 23, 2017 - 9:52pm
BOYS BASKETBALL Burton Genesee Christian 69, Flint International 61 Clare 81, Farwell 31 Garden City 63, Dearborn Advanced Technology 43 Gaylord 75, West Branch Ogemaw Heights 56 Hillsdale 69, Hud... ......
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Latest Division 3 high school wrestling rankings in Michigan

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Thursday - February 23, 2017 - 6:14pm
Check out which Division 3 wrestlers are the ones to beat in each weight class. ...
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Link between Zika virus and blindness discovered at Wayne State

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Thursday - February 23, 2017 - 5:38pm
Researchers at a Detroit institution were the first to find that the Zika virus can damage eyes and lead to blindness. DETROIT -- Researchers at a Detroit institution were the fi......
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Springstead named Circuit Court Judge for Newaygo, Oceana Counties

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Thursday - February 23, 2017 - 5:32pm

He's currently the Newaygo County Prosecutor.

Robert D. SpringsteadJoel Nickerson 
 

LANSING, MI - Gov. Rick Snyder will appoint Robert D. Springstead Circuit Court Judge of the 27th Circuit Court, covering Newaygo and Oceana Counties. 

"As the Newaygo County Prosecutor, Robert Springstead earned a reputation as being a fair, knowledgeable and hard-working attorney," Snyder said in a written statement Feb. 23.  "I am confident he will continue to provide excellent public service in his new position." 

Springstead will fill the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Anthony Monton.

He must seek election in November 2018 for a full...

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Spring Lake woman jailed for failing to repay $102K she embezzled

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Thursday - February 23, 2017 - 5:00pm
She had more than three years to start making payments. Elizabeth Rae Boone, also known as Elizabeth Rae VisniskiMuskegon County Jail    MUSKEGON, MI - A Spring Lake w......
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Bus driver job fair scheduled in response to shortage

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Thursday - February 23, 2017 - 4:41pm
A company is holding a job fair to find bus drivers for Ravenna Public Schools.   RAVENNA, MI - Michigan Educational Travel Services (METS) will be hosting a job fair to com......
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