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Where to find poutine in Michigan: 6 must-visit eateries

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Friday - July 21, 2017 - 10:18am
Gimme the gravy, baby. ...
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Michigan’s weekend weather has some explaining to do

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Friday - July 21, 2017 - 10:07am

This weekend is what I call a "middle of the road" weather weekend.

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DeVos calls out protesters as ‘defenders of status quo’ at conservative political conference

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Friday - July 21, 2017 - 9:04am
She was speaking at the annual meeting of the American Legislative Exchange Council Speaking Thursday at a conservative political conference, U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy D......
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32-pound king caught during tournament highlights hot salmon fishing

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Post Date: Friday - July 21, 2017 - 8:56am
According to multiple reports, Lake Michigan is giving up multiple 20-plus-pound salmon. The big kings are biting on Lake Michigan. Several fishermen have reportedly landed 20-pl......
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Serial armed robber strikes again in third West Michigan county

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Friday - July 21, 2017 - 8:16am
He wears a distinctive outfit.   NEWAYGO COUNTY, MI --  A serial armed robber with a distinctive outfit has struck again, this time hitting a convenience store in Neway......
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29 Things to Do this weekend all over Michigan, July 21-23

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Post Date: Friday - July 21, 2017 - 8:06am
Events from Ypsilanti to Grand Rapids and the Upper Peninsula. Things to do before summer slips away. ...
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Michigan weather today: Last real hot day for a while

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Friday - July 21, 2017 - 7:17am

Here's what to expect statewide Friday, July 21, 2017.

Today will be another hot day across Michigan, with many spots warming to between 90deg and 92deg. It should be the last 90-degree day for at least a week.

There will be fairly strong sunshine most of the day. There are some high clouds and haze in the air, but you will still get a sunburn if you don't protect yourself.

Humidity will be highest during the morning, with possibly some drying of the air in the afternoon. The drying will help a little, but temperatures by then will be around 90deg.

Hackley Community Care to celebrate 25 years with community party

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Post Date: Friday - July 21, 2017 - 7:03am
The agency was created in 1992 after an increase in pre-term, low birth-weight babies. MUSKEGON, MI - In honor of 25 years severing the Muskegon community, Hackley Community Care......
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The 5 most ridiculous things about Michigan’s state flag

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Friday - July 21, 2017 - 7:00am

Or, the Hater's Guide to the Michigan state flag (by a lifelong Michigander).

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U.S. Rep. Dave Trott endorses stricter penalties for female genital mutilation

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Post Date: Friday - July 21, 2017 - 7:00am
The federal penalty for female genital mutilation would be increased to 15 years in prison under legislation introduced by U.S. Rep. Dave Trott, R-Birmingham. Shortly after Michi......
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Tragic Anniversary: Girl, 7, disappeared into Upper Peninsula mine shaft

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Post Date: Friday - July 21, 2017 - 6:15am
Ruth Ann Miller was picking strawberries and playing with her brother when she hid behind the cement cap atop an abandoned mine shaft, and slipped through a crack. Watch video ......
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One injured in crash between lawn mower and SUV

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Post Date: Thursday - July 20, 2017 - 8:56pm
The crash happened about 7:35 p.m. MUSKEGON, MI -- One person was injured in a collision between a lawn mower and an SUV on Thursday, July 20. The crash happened about 7:35 p.m. ......
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Armed robber wears same unique hoody to heists in Muskegon, Oceana

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Thursday - July 20, 2017 - 4:40pm
The robberies are connected, the Muskegon County sheriff says. OCEANA COUNTY, MI - Surveillance images suggest that the same man may have robbed gas station/convenience marts at ......
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Friends say man killed by police during traffic stop was ‘not a bad guy’

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Thursday - July 20, 2017 - 4:06pm

Whatever it was that led to police having to use lethal force on Farhad "Fred" Jabbari, friends who knew him said they couldn't imagine what it was. Watch video

SAGINAW TWP, MI -- Whatever it was that led to police using lethal force on Farhad "Fred" Jabbari, friends who knew him said they couldn't imagine what it was.

Jabbari, 38, was shot and killed after police said he assaulted them when they arrested him and placed him in the back of a police car for suspicion of operating a vehicle while intoxicated, according to Michigan State Police.

Gerber celebrates 90 years with throwback logo, commitment to Fremont

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Post Date: Thursday - July 20, 2017 - 3:57pm
Gerber was founded in Fremont in 1927. FREMONT, MI - In 1927, Dorothy Gerber was inspired to make canned baby food. That led to the global Gerber baby food brand.  The ......
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