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McDonald’s across Michigan now let you order online

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 25, 2017 - 11:29am

You no longer have to go inside a McDonald's to order your McDoubles, French fries or two-cream decaf coffees. You don't even have to go through the drive-thru if you don't want to.

Good news, Michigan.

You no longer have to go inside a McDonald's to order your McDoubles, French fries or two-cream decaf coffees.  You don't even have to go through the drive-thru if you don't want to.

The fast food giant famous for its golden arches has rolled out online ordering at restaurants across Michigan. The service can be used through the McDonald's app, which can be downloaded on...

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Michigan violent crime rate up in Michigan, while property crime rate is down

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 25, 2017 - 11:28am

Michigan's violent crime rate went up 9 percent from 2015 to 2016, but it's still well below rates from a quarter-century ago, according to FBI statistics released Monday.

Michigan's violent crime rate went up 9 percent from 2015 to 2016, but it's still well below rates from a quarter-century ago, according to FBI statistics released Monday.

MLive file photo 

However, the state's property crime rate dropped slightly from 2015 to 2016. Even better: The number of burglaries was the lowest since the FBI started collecting statistics in 1960, and the number of larceny thefts was the lowest since 1961.

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Muskegon Community College to open science museum honoring ‘Big Kahuna’

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 25, 2017 - 11:00am

Dr. John Bartley earned the nickname "The Big Kahuna," inspired by his Hawaiian shirts.

MUSKEGON, MI - Muskegon Community College will open its science museum in October as it continues to enhance community engagement. 

The ribbon-cutting ceremony for the John Bartley Science Museum is set for 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 10, in Gerber Lounge. An open house will take place from 4-7 p.m. in the museum, room 141. The event will include tours and demonstrations. 

The museum is across the hall from the Carr-Fles Planetarium where free shows will be offered from 5-7 p.m. 

Late instructor Dr. John Bartley taught geology at the college from 1989-2011. Beloved by students for his teaching...

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Man takes small crane and crashes it, baby found in nearby building

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 25, 2017 - 10:46am
The man says the baby is his daughter. MLive file photo  MUSKEGON, MI - A Fruitland Township man who commandeered a construction crane in Muskegon and was driving it into ut......
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Vote for Muskegon’s top football performance from Week 5

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 25, 2017 - 10:30am
Vote in the MLive.com fan poll looking for the top football performance from Week 5 of the high school season. ...
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Death of man discovered near Ludington disc course called ‘suspicious’

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 25, 2017 - 9:48am
His body was found Sunday. MLive file photo  MASON COUNTY, MI - The death of a man whose body was discovered near a Ludington-area disc golf course is being treated as "susp......
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‘The Voice’ star Lauren Duski sings national anthem at Carolina Panthers game

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 25, 2017 - 9:34am

The Gaylord native, who rose to prominence when she finished runner-up on season 12 of NBC's reality singing competition "The Voice," sang to more than 74,000 people at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte. Watch video

CHARLOTTE - The Carolina Panthers defeated the Buffalo Bills 9-3 in Week 2.

And it started with a stirring rendition of the "Star-Spangled Banner" performed by Michigan's own Lauren Duski.

The Gaylord native, who rose to prominence when she finished runner-up on season 12 of NBC's reality singing competition "The Voice," sang to more than 74,000 people at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte.

Michigan...

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Top 50 high school football teams in Michigan: Week 6

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 25, 2017 - 9:00am
Teams survive the heat but some of the surprising outcomes jumble the poll positions. ...
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When’s the next rain in Michigan?

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 25, 2017 - 8:52am
Is any decent rain in sight? Watch video Five days of record heat has intensified the expanding drought across Lower Michigan. Now we seriously need a significant......
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5 takeaways from Muskegon area football: Montague in driver’s seat, but WMC race not over

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 25, 2017 - 8:30am
The 5-0 Wildcats own first place in the West Michigan Conference, but Whitehall and Oakridge still have a shot. Here are five takeaways from Week 5 of the high school football se......
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Michigan weather today: Day five of record heat, when does it end?

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 25, 2017 - 7:51am
Watch the video to see when and how much on the next rain. Watch video This will be the fifth day in a row of record high temperatures for a few Michigan cities, ......
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Meijer begins selling ‘imperfect’ produce at a discount

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 25, 2017 - 7:06am
The Midwest retailer launches the new Misfits line to reduce food waste. WALKER, MI -- Meijer customers can now get a deal on "imperfect" produce. The Midwest retailer has begun ......
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Court rejects request by Catholic school, lawmakers to join school funding lawsuit

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 25, 2017 - 7:00am
The lawsuit centers on $2.5 million to reimburse nonpublic schools for state mandates A Catholic school, several state lawmakers and other groups cannot join a lawsuit over the l......
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Sex offender accused of masturbating on neighbor’s deck

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 25, 2017 - 7:00am

He's charged with aggravated indecent exposure.

Dion Eugene DeanMuskegon County Jail 

MUSKEGON COUNTY, MI - A man with two criminal sexual conduct convictions has been charged with aggravated indecent exposure after he allegedly fondled himself on a neighbor's property.

Dion Eugene Dean, 46, has been charged with aggravated indecent exposure. Normally a conviction on such a charge is punishable by up to two years in prison, but Dean's criminal history increases his potential sentence to four years, said Muskegon County Chief Assistant Prosecutor Timothy Maat.

Dion was living in an adult foster care home when the...

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Where Michigan children attended school in 2016-17 — public and private

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 25, 2017 - 6:45am
Michigan has a little more than 1.6 million school-age children, and two-thirds attended a public school in their home district in 2016-17. ...
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