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Flint Continues To Struggle With Water Contamination Crisis
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New Genesee County Legionnaires’ Disease Report Includes Two Additional Deaths

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) today issued an update into their investigation of the increase of Legionnaires’ disease (LD) in Genesee County.

The update includes three additional LD cases (two deaths) identified since the last report.

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Statewide Tornado Drill Scheduled for Michigan on Wednesday

Even though winter has been hanging around, Michigan will soon start severe weather season.

To prepare, Michigan is holding a statewide tornado drill this Wednesday  WZZM-13 reports.

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Pavel Datsyuk Will Leave the Red Wings After the Playoffs

Pavel Datsyuk has had an amazing career with the Detroit Red Wings, but he says that after 14 seasons with the Detroit Red Wings, he's ready to go home to Russia.

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Who Is The Most Famous Actor From Michigan? [Video]

Some pretty big names have emerged from the Mitten State over the years, from Tom Selleck, to the late great Robin Williams, to Taylor Lautner of 'Twilight' fame.

But who is the most famous actor according to the web site PrettyFamous? You'll recognize his face, but the name may escape you. He's one of those actors, that when you see him you'll go 'Oh, THAT GUY!!'

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Jessica Heeringa’s Disappearance From Norton Shores to Be Featured on Investigation Discovery

It has been three years since 25-year-old Jessica Heeringa disappeared from a gas station in Norton Shores.

The young mother's story will be featured on an upcoming episode of Disappeared on the Investigation Discovery channel, WZZM-13 reports.

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When Up North Was Still Rustic: What Harbor Springs Looked Like In 1900

I don't know about you, but there have been times when Ihave been stuck in a traffic jam just north of Harbor Springs on US 31 and thought to myself, 'How is this a relaxing get away? This is just like Friday afternoon in Grand Rapids!'

But there was a time when being 'Up North' meant you were away from it all. Unfortunately that was in 1906, as photos from the Library of Congress can attest.

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Philadelphia Flyers Throw Shade at ‘Walking Dead’ Star and Red Wings Fan Steven Yeun

Actor Steven Yeun, most known for portraying Glenn on "The Walking Dead", is a Red Wings fan. When he tweeted about his favorite hockey team on Wednesday, he got an unexpected response from the Philadelphia Flyers' official Twitter account.

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Michigan Funeral Home Acquires Motorcycle Hearse

One Michigan funeral home is offering a unique way for families to bring their loved one to the cemetery, a custom-built motorcycle hearse.

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Valentine's Day Celebrated At California Of Sciences
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Lonely Penguin From Michigan Has to Move to Pennsylvania to Make Friends

Don was just a penguin wanting to hang out with the other penguins at the Saginaw Children's Zoo. All was going well until Don's sister, Dewey, screwed everything up for her.

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Michigan Free ORV Weekends: June 11-12 and August 20-21

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has announced two Free ORV Weekends this summer.

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Top 5 Michigan Waterfalls [Photos]

Spring means the water is flowing and Michigan's waterfalls will be at top capacity. So, if you don't mind the spring chill and more than a little mud, you can enjoy some of our state's finest waterfalls before the black flies pop up in May.

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2015 Michigan Hunting Seasons: 13 Injuries, Zero Fatalities

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources’ Law Enforcement Division recorded no fatalities in 2015 during all hunting seasons.

There were thirteen incidents resulting in injuries.

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