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Demand For Measles Vaccine Increases As Outbreak Started At Disneyland In California Spreads
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Measles Confirmed in Michigan

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Meijer is Recalling MORE Cheese… And a Sub

Almost a month later, Meijer is recalling more of their store-brand cheese due to potential listeria concerns.

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Michigan Democratic Party Closer To Primary Redo
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Lawmakers Are Trying To Get Paid Sick Leave For All Michigan Workers

Democrats in Lansing have introduced bills in both the house and senate that would help all working Michiganders have paid sick leave

The bill introduced would give an hour of paid sick leave for every 30 hours said employee works...

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Trader Joe's Open New Store In Miami Area
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Trader Joe’s Applesauce Recall – There’s GLASS in Them Jars!

If you've bought applesauce at Trader Joe's recently, you might want to take that stuff back to Trader Joe's...or throw it out. Unless you are okay possibly eating GLASS! A recall went out today on three different types of Trader Joe's applesauce.

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Sewage Spill into the Grand River Causes a ‘No Body Contact’ Advisory

The Ottawa County Health Department has issued a No Body Contact Advisory to residents after some sewage spilled into the Grand River.

FOX 17 says the sewage spill happened Monday and affects a portion of the river; a mile east of the US-31 bridge over the river and downstream to Lake Michigan...

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Beijing Reports First H7N9 Bird Flu Case
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Michigan Getting Hit Hard by Hong Kong Flu

Flu season has been tough in Michigan. Schools are closing and influenza rates are spiking.

Learn why this year's flu has been so widespread and severe in Michigan.

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Flu Outbreak Continues In Bay Area
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Flu Levels Skyrocketing in Michigan

This week's flu report from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services shows a dramatic increase in reports of the flu across Michigan.

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Meet the Women Who Knit Hats for Babies at Holland Hospital [Video]

Babies born at Holland Hospital have been going home with handmade baby hats since 1988. Meet a few of the women who make the tradition a reality.

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Ban Introduced On Smoking Marijuana In Public Areas
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Genesee County To Vote On Prohibiting Tobacco Products To Anyone Under 21

The #RaiseTheAge campaign, a movement to increase the required age to purchase tobacco from 18 to 21, has been gaining momentum across the country...

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Whooping Cough Vaccinations Administered In Los Angeles
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Whooping Cough Rising in Michigan, Infants at Greatest Risk

Confirmed cases of whooping cough are up in Michigan. Infants younger than 12 months are at greatest risk.

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Beer Yoga is Totally Something That Needs to Come to Grand Rapids

There are two things I've noticed about Grand Rapids since moving here. A lot of people like to exercise, and they also love to drink beer. It IS Beer City USA, so this makes sense. And now, there's a new fitness craze coming out of Germany, and working it's way across the world. And it needs to come to Grand Rapids.

Beer Yoga!

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This Interactive Map Of Michigan Trails Is Perfect For Your Next Biking Trip

There are hundreds of miles of biking and hiking trails in Michigan that you can take advantage of all year round and now you have a handy source for all the information you need...

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