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The Longview News-Journal
Answer Line: Accessibility question a tough one to answerQUESTION: I recently accompanied a friend who uses a wheelchair to a doctor's a
Answer Line: Accessibility question a tough one to answer
The Longview News-Journal / Posted 2 hours ago
QUESTION: I recently accompanied a friend who uses a wheelchair to a doctor's appointment at a newly constructed medical office. We noticed that even though there are entrances on all four sides, only one entrance has wheelchair accessibility. I was... Read more
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MLive.com
Flint factory accident resulted in worker's death, state saysFLINT, MI -- The 21st Michigan worker death reported this year happened in Apri
Flint factory accident resulted in worker's death, state says
MLive.com / Posted 14 hours ago
FLINT, MI -- The 21st Michigan worker death reported this year happened in April at a Flint business. The Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs released information on the death Friday, Sept. 4. On March 17, a 56-year-old line... Read more
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MLive.com
21-old U-M student trades dorm room for 170-square-foot tiny houseThis week is move-in week at the University of Michigan, and that means differe
21-old U-M student trades dorm room for 170-square-foot tiny house
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
This week is move-in week at the University of Michigan, and that means different things for different students. For many, it means moving away from home for the first time to meet a new roommate and share a dorm room. For others, it means getting a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
“Natural Grocers” planting seed in San Antonio marketA business with the name “Natural Grocers” is coming to San Antonio with a $1.7
“Natural Grocers” planting seed in San Antonio market
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
A business with the name “Natural Grocers” is coming to San Antonio with a $1.7 million store near Phil Hardberger Park, according to the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation. The department's records don’t make it clear whether the store,... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Suspended doctor linked to drugs in U.P. — FBIAccording to evidence and witness statements included in the search warrant, th
Suspended doctor linked to drugs in U.P. — FBI
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
According to evidence and witness statements included in the search warrant, the doctor who ran the clinic allegedly wrote prescriptions to several patients making the 750-mile round trip from Escanaba to Lansing. Former patients also stated the... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Michigan rejects marijuana for autismMichigan would have been the first state to add autism to the list of condition
Michigan rejects marijuana for autism
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Michigan would have been the first state to add autism to the list of conditions that qualify for pot. But Mike Zimmer, director of the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, said he wasn't swayed, citing a lack of deep research and other... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Doctor linked to U.P. drug crimeAccording to evidence and witness statements included in the search warrant, th
Doctor linked to U.P. drug crime
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
According to evidence and witness statements included in the search warrant, the doctor who ran the clinic allegedly wrote prescriptions to several patients making the 750-mile round trip from Escanaba to Lansing. Former patients also stated the... Read more
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Grand Haven Tribune
Michigan rejects medical marijuana for severe autismMichigan would have been the first state to add autism to the list of condition
Michigan rejects medical marijuana for severe autism
Grand Haven Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Michigan would have been the first state to add autism to the list of conditions that qualify for pot. But Mike Zimmer, director of the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, said he wasn't swayed, citing a lack of deep research and other... Read more
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Disability Scoop
State Says No To Medical Marijuana For AutismAn effort to make Michigan the first state to specifically approve medical mari
State Says No To Medical Marijuana For Autism
Disability Scoop / Posted 7 days ago
An effort to make Michigan the first state to specifically approve medical marijuana to treat autism has failed. (Genaro Molina/Los Angeles Times/TNS) DETROIT — Gov. Rick Snyder’s top state regulator on Thursday rejected a Michigan panel’s advice to... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Evidence prevails: No medical marijuana for autism in Michigan—for nowI must admit that I’m surprised. Pleasantly surprised, but quite surprised. The
Evidence prevails: No medical marijuana for autism in Michigan—for now
ScienceBlogs / Posted 7 days ago
I must admit that I’m surprised. Pleasantly surprised, but quite surprised. The reason is that yesterday the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs Director Mike Zimmer rejected the recommendation of the Michigan Medical Marijuana Review... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Michigan rejects medical pot for severe autismMichigan would have been the first state to add autism to the list of condition
Michigan rejects medical pot for severe autism
The Mining Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Michigan would have been the first state to add autism to the list of conditions that qualify for pot. But Mike Zimmer, director of the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, said he wasn't swayed, citing a lack of deep research and other... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Foes are diving for discarded records in abortion clinic dumpstersThe scene in front of abortion clinics is often tense, with clinic workers esco
Foes are diving for discarded records in abortion clinic dumpsters
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
The scene in front of abortion clinics is often tense, with clinic workers escorting patients past activists waving signs and taking photographs. But increasingly, another drama is unfolding out back. There, abortion opponents dig through the trash... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Foes are diving for discarded records in abortion clinic dumpstersThe scene in front of abortion clinics is often tense, with clinic workers esco
Foes are diving for discarded records in abortion clinic dumpsters
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
The scene in front of abortion clinics is often tense, with clinic workers escorting patients past activists waving signs and taking photographs. But increasingly, another drama is unfolding out back. There, abortion opponents dig through the trash... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Evidence prevails: No medical marijuana for autism in Michigan—for nowI must admit that I’m surprised. Pleasantly surprised, but quite surprised. The
Evidence prevails: No medical marijuana for autism in Michigan—for now
ScienceBlogs / Posted 7 days ago
I must admit that I’m surprised. Pleasantly surprised, but quite surprised. The reason is that yesterday the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs Director Mike Zimmer rejected the recommendation of the Michigan Medical Marijuana Review... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Michigan rejects medical marijuana for severe autismDETROIT (AP) - A state official has rejected a recommendation to add severe aut
Michigan rejects medical marijuana for severe autism
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 8 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - A state official has rejected a recommendation to add severe autism to the list of conditions that qualify for medical marijuana in Michigan. Mike Zimmer, the head of the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, gave several... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Michigan rejects medical marijuana for severe autismDETROIT (AP) - A state official has rejected a recommendation to add severe aut
Michigan rejects medical marijuana for severe autism
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 8 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - A state official has rejected a recommendation to add severe autism to the list of conditions that qualify for medical marijuana in Michigan. Mike Zimmer, the head of the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, gave several... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Michigan rejects medical marijuana for severe autismDETROIT (AP) — Michigan won't allow the use of medical marijuana to control the
Michigan rejects medical marijuana for severe autism
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 8 days ago
DETROIT (AP) — Michigan won't allow the use of medical marijuana to control the effects of severe autism, an official said Thursday, rejecting the recommendation of an advisory panel. Michigan would have been the first state to add autism to the... Read more
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News 10 WILX
State Rejects Recommendation To Use Medical Marijuana For AutismDETROIT (AP) -- A state official has rejected a recommendation to add severe au
State Rejects Recommendation To Use Medical Marijuana For Autism
News 10 WILX / Posted 8 days ago
DETROIT (AP) -- A state official has rejected a recommendation to add severe autism to the list of conditions that qualify for medical marijuana in Michigan. Mike Zimmer, the head of the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, gave several... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
Michigan rejects medical marijuana for severe autismMichigan won't allow the use of medical marijuana to control the effects of sev
Michigan rejects medical marijuana for severe autism
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 8 days ago
Michigan won't allow the use of medical marijuana to control the effects of severe autism, an official said Thursday, rejecting the recommendation of an advisory panel. Michigan would have been the first state to add autism to the list of conditions... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Head of Michigan agency rejects medical marijuana for kids with severe autismA state official has rejected a recommendation to add severe autism to the list
Head of Michigan agency rejects medical marijuana for kids with severe autism
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 8 days ago
A state official has rejected a recommendation to add severe autism to the list of conditions that qualify for medical marijuana in Michigan. Mike Zimmer, the head of the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, gave several reasons Thursday,... Read more
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Alaska Public
NPR StoryThe scene in front of abortion clinics is often tense, with clinic workers esco
NPR Story
Alaska Public / Posted 8 days ago
The scene in front of abortion clinics is often tense, with clinic workers escorting patients past activists waving signs and taking photographs.But increasingly, another drama is unfolding out back. There, abortion opponents dig through the trash in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
State: Bexar County towing companies fined more than $40K this year for violations1. If my car's being towed but isn't fully hooked up to the tow truck, can I pr
State: Bexar County towing companies fined more than $40K this year for violations
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
1. If my car's being towed but isn't fully hooked up to the tow truck, can I prevent it from being towed? Yes: the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation says, "If you return to your car and it is being hooked-up to a tow truck but IT IS NOT... Read more
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KOMO Seattle
Has Amazon killed Seattle? One writer thinks so Would you say the city of Seattle is dead? Have droves of "brogrammers," und
Has Amazon killed Seattle? One writer thinks so
KOMO Seattle / Posted 16 days ago
Would you say the city of Seattle is dead? Have droves of "brogrammers," under the evil-yet-enriching employ of Amazon, ruined your favorite neighborhood bar by driving up beer prices and dulling down... Read more
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Everett Herald
Tips for parents of teen driversPublished: Tuesday, August 18, 2015, 12:01 a.m. When your child is born, you
Tips for parents of teen drivers
Everett Herald / Posted 18 days ago
Published: Tuesday, August 18, 2015, 12:01 a.m. When your child is born, you carefully strap her into her state-of-the-art car seat. You slap �Baby On Board� warning signs in the window. You slow down, keep two... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Advice for choosing a trustworthy AC repairmanBy Kayla Vise Summer is almost over, but the temperatures are just warming up.
Advice for choosing a trustworthy AC repairman
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
By Kayla Vise Summer is almost over, but the temperatures are just warming up. This month, Texas residents have seen temperatures reach 100 degrees and higher. It comes as no surprise that consumers have their air conditioners on full... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Cran-Hill Ranch counselor investigated for climbing into camper's bunksRODNEY, Mich. – A camp counselor is under investigation after allegations he cl
Cran-Hill Ranch counselor investigated for climbing into camper's bunks
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 24 days ago
RODNEY, Mich. – A camp counselor is under investigation after allegations he climbed into bed with campers touching them. The counselor was let go from Cran-Hill Ranch in Rodney July 10. The Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs... Read more
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The Columbian
Give Violators the BootIt is an interesting word with an interesting etymology. "Scofflaw" was devise
Give Violators the Boot
The Columbian / Posted 26 days ago
It is an interesting word with an interesting etymology. "Scofflaw" was devised in 1924 as a descriptor for those who drank illegally during Prohibition, and some 90 years later it still reflects a gentle nod-and-wink disapproval. According to the... Read more
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Forbes
Who Would You Like To See As The Next Supreme Court Justice?Before long, there will be some vacancies on the Supreme Court. Americans who c
Who Would You Like To See As The Next Supreme Court Justice?
Forbes / Posted 28 days ago
Before long, there will be some vacancies on the Supreme Court. Americans who care about the relentless expansion of governmental power that’s turning us from a nation of free, self-reliant citizens into a gaggle of supplicants should start thinking... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
Camp counselor fired amid probe into possible misconductCOLFAX TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Officials say a counselor at a Christian camp in
Camp counselor fired amid probe into possible misconduct
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 28 days ago
COLFAX TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Officials say a counselor at a Christian camp in western Michigan has been fired amid an investigation into possible sexual misconduct involving a camper. WOOD-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1W5teuf ) the former male... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Camp counselor fired amid probe into possible misconductCOLFAX TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) - Officials say a counselor at a Christian camp in
Camp counselor fired amid probe into possible misconduct
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 28 days ago
COLFAX TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) - Officials say a counselor at a Christian camp in western Michigan has been fired amid an investigation into possible sexual misconduct involving a camper. WOOD-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1W5teuf ) the former male... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Camp counselor fired amid probe into possible misconductCOLFAX TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) - Officials say a counselor at a Christian camp in
Camp counselor fired amid probe into possible misconduct
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 28 days ago
COLFAX TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) - Officials say a counselor at a Christian camp in western Michigan has been fired amid an investigation into possible sexual misconduct involving a camper. WOOD-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1W5teuf ) the former male... Read more
5 related stories
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FOX 28 South Bend
Camp counselor fired amid probe into possible misconductCOLFAX TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) - Officials say a counselor at a Christian camp in
Camp counselor fired amid probe into possible misconduct
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 28 days ago
COLFAX TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) - Officials say a counselor at a Christian camp in western Michigan has been fired amid an investigation into possible sexual misconduct involving a camper. WOOD-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1W5teuf ) the former male... Read more
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WTOL 11 Toledo
Camp counselor fired amid probe into possible misconductCOLFAX TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) - Officials say a counselor at a Christian camp in
Camp counselor fired amid probe into possible misconduct
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted 29 days ago
COLFAX TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) - Officials say a counselor at a Christian camp in western Michigan has been fired amid an investigation into possible sexual misconduct involving a camper. WOOD-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1W5teuf ) the former male... Read more
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New Kerala
Pharmacist suspended after felony convictions The license of an Indian American pharmacist has been suspended after his fel
Pharmacist suspended after felony convictions
New Kerala / Posted 29 days ago
The license of an Indian American pharmacist has been suspended after his felony convictions in June. The Michigan department of licensing and regulatory affairs (LARA) suspended the license of Hiren... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Cause of Capouse Ave. fire undetermined; survivor recalls rescueThe cause of a fire that destroyed an apartment building Wednesday night in Scr
Cause of Capouse Ave. fire undetermined; survivor recalls rescue
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
The cause of a fire that destroyed an apartment building Wednesday night in Scranton is undetermined, city fire officials said, and may never be known. “The fire scene is literally collapsed in a pile now,” Fire Inspector Shaun Flynn said from the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Cause of Wednesday night Capouse fire undeterminedThe cause of a fire that destroyed an apartment building Wednesday night in Scr
Cause of Wednesday night Capouse fire undetermined
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
The cause of a fire that destroyed an apartment building Wednesday night in Scranton is undetermined, a city fire inspector said, and may never be known. “The fire scene is literally collapsed in a pile now,” Fire Inspector Shaun Flynn said from the... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Medical marijuana for autism and autism biomed quackery: One in the same and on the verge of approval in MichiganWhen I first started writing about the claims made for medical marijuana and th
Medical marijuana for autism and autism biomed quackery: One in the same and on the verge of approval in Michigan
ScienceBlogs / Posted 29 days ago
When I first started writing about the claims made for medical marijuana and the cannabis oil derived from it, it didn’t take long for me to characterize medical claims for cannabis as the “new herbalism,” as opposed to pharmacognosy, the branch of... Read more

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