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Lead Levels Drop Below Federal Limit in Flint For the First Time Since 2014

Michigan state environmental officials announced on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 that 'Flint’s water system no longer has levels of lead exceeding the federal limit.' This is welcome news for all of Flint's population, but this doesn't mean that there isn't work to do.

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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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Michigan Had Over 1,000 Traffic Deaths In 2016 – Highest Since 2007

For the first time in nearly a decade, Michigan's traffic deaths have climbed over 1,000 fatalities in 2016.  As of January 23, 2017 Michigan had a total of 1,021 traffic related deaths in a total of 301,525 accidents reported in 2016...

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Is This the Best Hotel in Michigan?

Michigan has a lot going for it that make it an awesome vacation destination: great beerbeaches, food, festivals, and more!

But where is the very best hotel in Michigan? According to a survey of Travel and Leisure readers, it's in Birmingham.

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Most Snowmobile Trails in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula Still Open

Michigan's recent rain and warm weather has come as a big disappointment to Michigan snowmobilers and winter sports fans, but there are still many snow covered trails to be found in the Upper Peninsula.

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West Michigan Set To Have A Weekend Visit From Our Long Lost Friend, Winter

I hope you got out and enjoyed that 60 degree weather we were gifted last weekend, because Old Man Winter is about to return, and he's not happy.

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UPDATE: Missing Mason County 2-Year-Old Found, Father Arrested

Mark Alan Saporita-Fargo and Jeffrey Alan Miller were arrested on the east side of the state Tuesday morning after a citizen tipped off police to their whereabouts.

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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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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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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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