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Police Ask For Public’s Help Finding Missing Mason County 2-Year-Old

Hailey Hunter-Rose Fargo is believed to be a victim of parental kidnapping. She is in foster care in Muskegon, and was last seen with her biological father for unsupervised parenting time from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m on Monday, January 23.

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How to Track the Status of Your Michigan State Tax Refund

The work and stress that come along with tax day can be worth it if you have a tax refund coming.

Find out how to track the status of your money if you have a tax refund coming from the State of Michigan.

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Kmart To Buy Sears In $11 Billion Deal
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Sears at Woodland Mall Will Close in March

Earlier this month it was announced that Sears would close 26 of their stores, one of them being the Woodland Mall location.

Documents filed to the state indicate that its last day will be on March 26 and 84 people will lose their jobs as a result (78 from the store and six from the auto center)...

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Andre Poineau
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Rare ‘Clear Ice’ Phenomenon Makes It Appear Michigan Man Is Walking On Water

Last weekend, following three days of calm winds and 8 degree temperatures, a rare condition called 'clear ice' froze Lake Charlevoix outside Andre Poineau's Boyne City home.

The resulting photograph has caused quite a stir online.

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Naiional Park Service
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Northern Michigan Beach Makes NatGeo’s List Of The World’s Best

If nothing else, Saturday's sudden blast of warm weather got you thinking of the summer. At least a little bit.

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Watch Out! Brown Marmorated Stink Bugs Are Moving Into Michigan Homes

We have good news and bad news about our stinky little friends.

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Money Raised in Michigan to Fight Breast Cancer Goes to Pay Salary and Professional Fundraisers

In 2015, over 2,000 Michigan residents gave $36,372 to an organization to fight breast cancer. The organization that raised the money is being accused of giving all of the funds to pay its president and professional fundraisers.

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Dog Sled Racing Competition
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Michigan Woman Charged with Abandoning 15 Siberian Huskies

A Petersburg woman was arraigned Friday after being accused of abandoning 15 Siberian Huskies east of Adrian a few weeks ago.

Len Connect reports that Deborah Hossler, 47, is facing one count of felony abuse or neglect of animals, which is punishable by up to four years in prison.

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Category: Animals, Michigan News
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Sparta Police Warn Meth Users of Massive Local Scam and Offer Their Help

Today, the Sparta Police Department (sadly, it's Sparta, Wisc. and not Sparta, Mich.) posted an incredibly helpful post about a massive scam in our area. Apparently, there's been some enterprising drug dealers who have been scamming meth users with crushed rock salt instead of actual meth. Sparta Police want to help, and are offering their services to test and verify your purchase to ensure you haven't been ripped off.

That's super nice of them!

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President Obama Holds Final News Conference At The White House
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More Michiganders Pardoned by President Obama Just Before Leaving Office

This week, President Obama has officially pardoned more people than any other president in our nation's history. With 273 more people being given another chance this week, his last in office, Obama's commutation record has hit a whopping 1,597 people pardoned! More pardons than the last 12 presidents COMBINED!

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Grand Rapids Among The Top Cities In Nation With A Housing Shortage

Realtor.com this week issued a report on the top cities around the country with a housing shortage, and Grand Rapids is on the list.

Which is good is some ways, bad in others.

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Courtesy of the Michigan Humane Society
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Michigan Humane Society Offers $2,500 For Information in Case of Disfigured Dog

The Michigan Humane Society is offering a $2,500 reward to anyone who can give them information leading to the arrest and conviction of the individual(s) responsible for brutally disfiguring a brown and tan Rottweiler found on Detroit's southwest side.

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Category: Animals, Michigan News

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