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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Members of congressional delegation tour military sitesBATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) — Members of Michigan's congressional delegation are a
Members of congressional delegation tour military sites
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 8 hours ago
BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) — Members of Michigan's congressional delegation are among those getting a close-up look at major military sites in the state. The two-day bipartisan tour wraps up on Thursday, with stops that include Battle Creek Air... Read more
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The Alpena News
Members of congressional delegation tour military sitesBATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) — Members of Michigan's congressional delegation are a
Members of congressional delegation tour military sites
The Alpena News / Posted 8 hours ago
BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) — Members of Michigan's congressional delegation are among those getting a close-up look at major military sites in the state. The two-day bipartisan tour wraps up on Thursday, with stops that include Battle Creek Air... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Members of congressional delegation tour military sitesBATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) — Members of Michigan's congressional delegation are a
Members of congressional delegation tour military sites
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 9 hours ago
BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) — Members of Michigan's congressional delegation are among those getting a close-up look at major military sites in the state. The two-day bipartisan tour wraps up on Thursday, with stops that include Battle Creek Air... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Members of congressional delegation tour military sitesBATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) — Members of Michigan's congressional delegation are a
Members of congressional delegation tour military sites
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 9 hours ago
BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) — Members of Michigan's congressional delegation are among those getting a close-up look at major military sites in the state. The two-day bipartisan tour wraps up on Thursday, with stops that include Battle Creek Air... Read more
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MLive.com
Fort Custer in 'very, very strong position' to land missile defense site, Stabenow saysBATTLE CREEK, MI -- Fort Custer near Battle Creek appears to be heading the sho
Fort Custer in 'very, very strong position' to land missile defense site, Stabenow says
MLive.com / Posted 16 hours ago
BATTLE CREEK, MI -- Fort Custer near Battle Creek appears to be heading the short list to locate a $3 billion missile defense system to safeguard the eastern United States, U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow and U.S. Rep. Fred Upton said Thursday. "We... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Camp Grayling Welcomes Michigan Congress Members During TourMichigan leaders touring the largest National Guard training center in the coun
Camp Grayling Welcomes Michigan Congress Members During Tour
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 17 hours ago
Michigan leaders touring the largest National Guard training center in the country, on a tour around the state. A congressional delegation, including Senator Debbie Stabenow and several State Representatives met with the Michigan National Guard... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Members of congressional delegation tour military sitesBATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) — Members of Michigan's congressional delegation are a
Members of congressional delegation tour military sites
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted yesterday
BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) — Members of Michigan's congressional delegation are among those getting a close-up look at major military sites in the state. The two-day bipartisan tour wraps up Thursday, with stops that include Battle Creek Air National... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Members of congressional delegation tour military sitesBATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) — Members of Michigan's congressional delegation are a
Members of congressional delegation tour military sites
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted yesterday
BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) — Members of Michigan's congressional delegation are among those getting a close-up look at major military sites in the state. The two-day bipartisan tour wraps up Thursday, with stops that include Battle Creek Air National... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Members of congressional delegation tour military sitesBATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) — Members of Michigan's congressional delegation are a
Members of congressional delegation tour military sites
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted yesterday
BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) — Members of Michigan's congressional delegation are among those getting a close-up look at major military sites in the state. The two-day bipartisan tour wraps up Thursday, with stops that include Battle Creek Air National... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Members of congressional delegation tour military sitesBATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) - Members of Michigan's congressional delegation are a
Members of congressional delegation tour military sites
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) - Members of Michigan's congressional delegation are among those getting a close-up look at major military sites in the state. The two-day bipartisan tour wraps up Thursday, with stops that include Battle Creek Air National... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Members of congressional delegation tour military sitesBATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) - Members of Michigan's congressional delegation are a
Members of congressional delegation tour military sites
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted yesterday
BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) - Members of Michigan's congressional delegation are among those getting a close-up look at major military sites in the state. The two-day bipartisan tour wraps up Thursday, with stops that include Battle Creek Air National... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Members of congressional delegation tour military sitesBATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) - Members of Michigan's congressional delegation are a
Members of congressional delegation tour military sites
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted yesterday
BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) - Members of Michigan's congressional delegation are among those getting a close-up look at major military sites in the state. The two-day bipartisan tour wraps up Thursday, with stops that include Battle Creek Air National... Read more
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WTOL 11 Toledo
Members of congressional delegation tour military sitesBATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) - Members of Michigan's congressional delegation are a
Members of congressional delegation tour military sites
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted yesterday
BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) - Members of Michigan's congressional delegation are among those getting a close-up look at major military sites in the state. The two-day bipartisan tour wraps up Thursday, with stops that include Battle Creek Air National... Read more
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MLive.com
Seven members of Congress tour Michigan military basesHARRISON TOWNSHIP, MI -- A U.S. senator and six House representatives visited S
Seven members of Congress tour Michigan military bases
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
HARRISON TOWNSHIP, MI -- A U.S. senator and six House representatives visited Selfridge Air National Guard Base on Wednesday. The members of Congress toured the base and observed aircraft before boarding two CH-47 Chinook helicopters headed for the... Read more
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Roll Call
10 Jobs That Launch Congressional Candidates Mowrer, an Iraq war veteran, is running for the second time. (Tom Williams/CQ
10 Jobs That Launch Congressional Candidates
Roll Call / Posted yesterday
Mowrer, an Iraq war veteran, is running for the second time. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call File Photo). But the best candidates are really the ones with the best personalities. Indeed, the desire to seek... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
New Cheboygan Floating Laboratory Ready For ResearchA new vessel is officially ready to take on research in the Great Lakes. The n
New Cheboygan Floating Laboratory Ready For Research
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 3 days ago
A new vessel is officially ready to take on research in the Great Lakes. The new ship was christened Monday to help survey the Great Lakes. It's part of an ongoing effort to provide more information on the ecosystems of our lakes. The floating... Read more
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The Alpena News
Fire dept. receives $106.6K Fed grantThe U.S. department awarded Alpena Fire Department $106,667 from its Assistance
Fire dept. receives $106.6K Fed grant
The Alpena News / Posted 7 days ago
The U.S. department awarded Alpena Fire Department $106,667 from its Assistance to Firefighters grant program, money that Chief Bill Forbush said will equip the department's ambulances with CPR devices. It can be difficult for paramedics to give... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
Rep. Kildee urges comments on plan to bury nuclear waste on Lake HuronRep. Dan Kildee FLINT — Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) recently announced a new
Rep. Kildee urges comments on plan to bury nuclear waste on Lake Huron
Grand Blanc View / Posted 8 days ago
Rep. Dan Kildee FLINT — Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) recently announced a new community initiative to protect the Great Lakes and encourage Michigan residents to get involved to stop a Canadian plan to bury nuclear waste less than a mile from Lake... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Half of critical positions open at some VA hospitalsAbout one in three jobs are vacant at nine of the nation’s regional Veterans Af
Half of critical positions open at some VA hospitals
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
About one in three jobs are vacant at nine of the nation’s regional Veterans Affairs health care systems, leaving veterans waiting weeks to get care. Nationally, one in six positions — nearly 41,000 — for critical intake workers, doctors, nurses and... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Papal address to Congress: symphony or opera?Is a papal address to Congress like a symphony or an opera? If it is a symphony
Papal address to Congress: symphony or opera?
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 14 days ago
Is a papal address to Congress like a symphony or an opera? If it is a symphony, then members of Congress should sit quietly through the address until the pope finishes. You do not applaud during a symphony, even between movements. If it is opera,... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
U.P. Veteran of the Year honoredStanaway was nominated by Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3165, where he's been a
U.P. Veteran of the Year honored
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
Stanaway was nominated by Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3165, where he's been a lifelong member and has served in nearly every capacity over the years, including commander. The U.P. veteran served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War, completing... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Repair Time for MacArthur Lock Repairs ExtendedIt's going to take more time to complete work on a shipping lock in the Soo. W
Repair Time for MacArthur Lock Repairs Extended
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 23 days ago
It's going to take more time to complete work on a shipping lock in the Soo. We wanted to know why. The MacArthur Lock remains closed for repair work after the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers noticed a mechanical issue. The smaller of two locks in... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Analysis: Melissa Gilbert could face tough run for Congress in GOP-leaning 8th DistrictLANSING — Former child star and author Melissa Gilbert presumably has the name
Analysis: Melissa Gilbert could face tough run for Congress in GOP-leaning 8th District
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 23 days ago
LANSING — Former child star and author Melissa Gilbert presumably has the name recognition to make a run for national office. But can she win? In Michigan’s GOP-leaning 8th congressional district, in which Gilbert said Monday she plans to run as a... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Program supports local eco-effortsAs a matter of fact, the nearly $14 million is only the tip of the iceberg, par
Program supports local eco-efforts
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
As a matter of fact, the nearly $14 million is only the tip of the iceberg, part of the federal Great Lakes Restoration Initiative program that since 2011 has pumped $300 million annually into regional ecological restoration, research and education,... Read more
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WLUC Marquette
Congressman Dan Benishek hosts Veterans Assistance Fair in HoughtonHOUGHTON -- Local Veteran, Gerald Smith is looking to speak to a veterans assis
Congressman Dan Benishek hosts Veterans Assistance Fair in Houghton
WLUC Marquette / Posted 28 days ago
HOUGHTON -- Local Veteran, Gerald Smith is looking to speak to a veterans assistance clinic as he's suffering from Tinnitus in his left ear. "I was a gunner's mate and I get a lot of ringing in my ears and I'm trying to get something to fix that,"... Read more
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WLUC Marquette
Farming for Jobs Agriculture TourBARAGA -- Congressman Dan Benishek is in the U.P. touring farms and hearing abo
Farming for Jobs Agriculture Tour
WLUC Marquette / Posted 29 days ago
BARAGA -- Congressman Dan Benishek is in the U.P. touring farms and hearing about challenges farmers are facing. Brenda Turunen owns Ma Hog Farm in Baraga. "We currently have about 1,800 pigs here and they're all healthy and happy and living on the... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Clean air rules for power plantsThe president said his carbon dioxide limits are the "the single most important
Clean air rules for power plants
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
The president said his carbon dioxide limits are the "the single most important step" America has ever taken to fight climate change. That is saying a lot. He said if we don't do something now, climate change may become impossible to reverse. No... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Medicare milestoneOrganized by the U.P. Regional Labor Federation, a "Save Medicare Rally" was he
Medicare milestone
The Mining Journal / Posted 1 months ago
Organized by the U.P. Regional Labor Federation, a "Save Medicare Rally" was held from 10 to 11:30 a.m. on Front Street outside the congressman's Marquette office. The event was aimed at raising awareness about Medicare, while also urging Benishek... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Benishek to host fair for veteransHOUGHTON - Military veterans will have the chance to learn more about the benef
Benishek to host fair for veterans
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
HOUGHTON - Military veterans will have the chance to learn more about the benefits available to them, and how to get those benefits, at a Veterans Assistance Fair Thursday in Houghton. U.S. Congressman Dan Benishek, a doctor who worked for 20 years... Read more
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WLUC Marquette
Protesters rally to support MedicareMARQUETTE -- A group of citizens gathered in front of Congressman Dan Benishek'
Protesters rally to support Medicare
WLUC Marquette / Posted 1 months ago
MARQUETTE -- A group of citizens gathered in front of Congressman Dan Benishek's office in Marquette Thursday afternoon. Their goal was to tell Benishek to protect and expand Medicare. The group marched along the sidewalk on Front Street with signs... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Benishek Weighs In On Bill Aimed At Changing How VA OperatesThe U.S. House passed a bill that would overhaul how Veteran Affairs operates.
Benishek Weighs In On Bill Aimed At Changing How VA Operates
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 1 months ago
The U.S. House passed a bill that would overhaul how Veteran Affairs operates. The bill is aimed at tackling problems caused by employees. Included in the bill is an amendment brought by Congressman Dr. Dan Benishek of Michigan's First... Read more

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