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Crain's Detroit Business
Lansing power brokers: Law firms, others strengthen their lobbying corpsLANSING — At times during the past few years, leaders of the Detroit Institute
Lansing power brokers: Law firms, others strengthen their lobbying corps
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 10 hours ago
LANSING — At times during the past few years, leaders of the Detroit Institute of Arts regularly invited Michigan lawmakers to tour the Midtown museum. The invitations were strategic. In 2013, the museum was in survival mode to keep its city-owned... Read more
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My EastText
Tyler ISD students man new salon, spaTyler ISD Release: Students in the cosmetology program at Tyler ISD’s Career a
Tyler ISD students man new salon, spa
My EastText / Posted 2 days ago
Tyler ISD Release: Students in the cosmetology program at Tyler ISD’s Career and Technology Center (CTC) are ready to take their skills to the next level. The CTC Salon and Spa is now open to the public, by appointment only, during program hours:... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Prosecutor will seek new charges in alleged drug theftShe was accused of partially siphoning off morphine from vials of the drug, rep
Prosecutor will seek new charges in alleged drug theft
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
She was accused of partially siphoning off morphine from vials of the drug, replacing it with water. The Macomb County Prosecutor's Office says it plans on reauthorizing felony charges against a nurse accused of partially siphoning off morphine from... Read more
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Methow Valley News
Twisp considers vehicle fee to pay for overdue street repairsPublic will get a chance to comment on ‘benefit district’ Twisp town officials
Twisp considers vehicle fee to pay for overdue street repairs
Methow Valley News / Posted 3 days ago
Public will get a chance to comment on ‘benefit district’ Twisp town officials are contemplating a new way to raise money to fix the town’s deteriorating streets through a fee on vehicles registered in Twisp, but they want to hear the public’s... Read more
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MLive.com
DEQ blames contractor for latest delay on updating dioxane standardsAfter years of repeatedly missed deadlines, Michigan officials are blaming the
DEQ blames contractor for latest delay on updating dioxane standards
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
After years of repeatedly missed deadlines, Michigan officials are blaming the latest delay in establishing new cleanup standards for 1,4-dioxane and 300-plus other hazardous substances on a hired contractor. The Michigan Department of Environmental... Read more
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News 10 WILX
Michigan Attorney General issues warning on Flint water scamsLANSING, Mich -- Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette on Tuesday issued a w
Michigan Attorney General issues warning on Flint water scams
News 10 WILX / Posted 5 days ago
LANSING, Mich -- Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette on Tuesday issued a warning about scams relating to the Flint water crisis. Schuette said two common scams involve charitable giving and home and business repairs. Charitable giving... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
New San Antonio locations for Lupe Tortilla, West Elm, Wingstop and moreSan Antonio’s retail scene has had a momentous year so far, with Starbucks addi
New San Antonio locations for Lupe Tortilla, West Elm, Wingstop and more
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
San Antonio’s retail scene has had a momentous year so far, with Starbucks adding beer and wine to its menu and chains such as Raising Cane’s revealing plans to expand. Here are some other notable retail happenings gathered from building permits... Read more
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MLive.com
Gov. Snyder-appointed committee meets to talk Flint water crisisFLINT, MI – While Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder was holding his first meeting with
Gov. Snyder-appointed committee meets to talk Flint water crisis
MLive.com / Posted 10 days ago
FLINT, MI – While Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder was holding his first meeting with the Flint Water Interagency Coordinating Committee, activists waited in hopes of meeting the governor to ask him to resign. Snyder greeted press for the first five... Read more
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Ionia Sentinel-Standard
Ventra fined $7,000 in employee's deathVentra Main was fined $7,000 last week by the Michigan Occupational Health Admi
Ventra fined $7,000 in employee's death
Ionia Sentinel-Standard / Posted 10 days ago
Ventra Main was fined $7,000 last week by the Michigan Occupational Health Administration for a serious safety citation relating to the death of an employee in July of 2015.Wanda Holbrook, 57, of Grand Rapids, died at the scene of the accident July 7... Read more
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MLive.com
Dick and Betsy DeVos getting into liquor businessGRAND RAPIDS, MI -- Michigan political power couple Dick and Betsy DeVos are ge
Dick and Betsy DeVos getting into liquor business
MLive.com / Posted 10 days ago
GRAND RAPIDS, MI -- Michigan political power couple Dick and Betsy DeVos are getting into the liquor business. Windquest Group, their Grand Rapids-based holding company, has set in motion the purchase of Coppercraft Distillery. Windquest is listed... Read more
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MLive.com
Vermin carcasses, sick-out protests and courthouse maneuvers: the war within Detroit Public SchoolsDETROIT, MI -- Students are back to school Tuesday with no reports of closures
Vermin carcasses, sick-out protests and courthouse maneuvers: the war within Detroit Public Schools
MLive.com / Posted 12 days ago
DETROIT, MI -- Students are back to school Tuesday with no reports of closures due to protests. The calm comes after an extraordinarily frenzied day for Detroit Public Schools, with a major court hearing, a pair of demonstrations, a student walkout,... Read more
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MLive.com
Discovery of 73-old Detroit man's body in dumpster raises questionsDETROIT, MI -- Ralph Ford is a 73-year-old Detroit man whose body was discovere
Discovery of 73-old Detroit man's body in dumpster raises questions
MLive.com / Posted 15 days ago
DETROIT, MI -- Ralph Ford is a 73-year-old Detroit man whose body was discovered Wednesday beneath a pile of close inside a dumpster near St. Francis Nursing Center, the assisted living home where he lived, WXYZ-TV, Channel 7 News reports. While an... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Washington licenses still good at Navy gatesThe Navy hasn't been directed to stop allowing residents with standard Washingt
Washington licenses still good at Navy gates
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 16 days ago
The Navy hasn't been directed to stop allowing residents with standard Washington driver's licenses from entering its bases. Washington licenses and those from about half the other states don't comply with Homeland Security's REAL ID Act. All but... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Former daycare worker pleads guilty in shaking death of 11-month-old boySAN DIEGO - A former operator of a Clairemont daycare facility pleaded guilty W
Former daycare worker pleads guilty in shaking death of 11-month-old boy
KGTV San Diego / Posted 16 days ago
SAN DIEGO - A former operator of a Clairemont daycare facility pleaded guilty Wednesday to shaking an 11-month-old boy to death and hitting, choking and punching two of his own children. James Patrick Nemeth, 39, is expected to be sentenced next... Read more
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MLive.com
Michigan House approves $28M in immediate assistance for FlintLANSING, MI -- The Michigan House of Representatives on Wednesday passed a $28
Michigan House approves $28M in immediate assistance for Flint
MLive.com / Posted 18 days ago
LANSING, MI -- The Michigan House of Representatives on Wednesday passed a $28 million appropriation to help address immediate needs in Flint, including water filters and school nurses. The House unanimously approved the bill with 106 yes votes. The... Read more
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MLive.com
State requesting $28 million to aid Flint water crisisLANSING, MI -- The State Budget Office is asking the legislature of $28 million
State requesting $28 million to aid Flint water crisis
MLive.com / Posted 19 days ago
LANSING, MI -- The State Budget Office is asking the legislature of $28 million in the current Fiscal Year 2016 budget to start the ball rolling on funding services related to the Flint water crisis. The Flint water crisis emerged when the city... Read more
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MLive.com
Whistleblower suit claims police sergeant traded favors for oral sexA part-time River Rouge police officer filed a whistleblower lawsuit last week
Whistleblower suit claims police sergeant traded favors for oral sex
MLive.com / Posted 19 days ago
A part-time River Rouge police officer filed a whistleblower lawsuit last week claiming that a sergeant had traded leniency in exchange for oral sex and that the former chief was once drunk on duty, records show. The suit, filed by Dennis G. Whittie... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Official from Oakland County to serve as state fire marshalLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder has appointed an official from suburban
Official from Oakland County to serve as state fire marshal
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder has appointed an official from suburban Detroit as the state's fire marshal. Julie Secontine, who has served as the risk manager for Oakland County, also was named director of the Michigan Bureau of Fire... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Official from Oakland County to serve as state fire marshalLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder has appointed an official from suburban
Official from Oakland County to serve as state fire marshal
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder has appointed an official from suburban Detroit as the state's fire marshal. Julie Secontine, who has served as the risk manager for Oakland County, also was named director of the Michigan Bureau of Fire... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Official from Oakland County to serve as state fire marshalLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder has appointed an official from suburban
Official from Oakland County to serve as state fire marshal
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 23 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder has appointed an official from suburban Detroit as the state's fire marshal. Julie Secontine, who has served as the risk manager for Oakland County, also was named director of the Michigan Bureau of Fire... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Oakland County risk manager to serve as state fire marshalLANSING — Gov. Rick Snyder has appointed Oakland County's risk manager as the s
Oakland County risk manager to serve as state fire marshal
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 23 days ago
LANSING — Gov. Rick Snyder has appointed Oakland County's risk manager as the state's fire marshal. Julie Secontine also was named director of the Michigan Bureau of Fire Services by the director of the Michigan Department of Licensing and... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Official from Oakland County to serve as state fire marshalLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Gov. Rick Snyder has appointed an official from suburban
Official from Oakland County to serve as state fire marshal
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 23 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Gov. Rick Snyder has appointed an official from suburban Detroit as the state's fire marshal. Julie Secontine, who has served as the risk manager for Oakland County, also was named director of the Michigan Bureau of Fire... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Official from Oakland County to serve as state fire marshalLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Gov. Rick Snyder has appointed an official from suburban
Official from Oakland County to serve as state fire marshal
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 23 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Gov. Rick Snyder has appointed an official from suburban Detroit as the state's fire marshal. Julie Secontine, who has served as the risk manager for Oakland County, also was named director of the Michigan Bureau of Fire... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Official from Oakland County to serve as state fire marshalLANSING, Mich. (AP) - Gov. Rick Snyder has appointed an official from suburban
Official from Oakland County to serve as state fire marshal
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 23 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Gov. Rick Snyder has appointed an official from suburban Detroit as the state's fire marshal. Julie Secontine, who has served as the risk manager for Oakland County, also was named director of the Michigan Bureau of Fire... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
H-E-B to open first-ever, $2.7 million convenience storeSAN ANTONIO - Watch out 7-Eleven. The H-E-B Grocery Co., which operates about
H-E-B to open first-ever, $2.7 million convenience store
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 24 days ago
SAN ANTONIO - Watch out 7-Eleven. The H-E-B Grocery Co., which operates about 370 grocery stores in Texas and Mexico, is making a run for the upscale convenience store market with a new $2.7 million mini-mart, gas station, car wash and Wendy’s fast... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
B to open first-ever, $2.7 million convenience store in San AntonioWatch out 7-Eleven. The H-E-B Grocery Co., which operates about 370 grocery st
B to open first-ever, $2.7 million convenience store in San Antonio
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 24 days ago
Watch out 7-Eleven. The H-E-B Grocery Co., which operates about 370 grocery stores in Texas and Mexico, is making a run for the upscale convenience store market with a new $2.7 million mini-mart, gas station, car wash and Wendy’s fast food... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Spike in Legionnaires' disease reported in Flint area; 10 dead since 2014DETROIT - Joined by Michigan Gov. Snyder Wednesday afternoon, health officials
Spike in Legionnaires' disease reported in Flint area; 10 dead since 2014
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 25 days ago
DETROIT - Joined by Michigan Gov. Snyder Wednesday afternoon, health officials said a spike in Legionnaires' disease cases was detected in Genesee County between June 2014 and November 2015. They said it is not clear if these cases are related to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Tiff's Treats to open third cookie delivery store in San AntonioHere are some notable retail happenings gathered from building permits granted
Tiff's Treats to open third cookie delivery store in San Antonio
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 27 days ago
Here are some notable retail happenings gathered from building permits granted by the city of San Antonio and architectural records filed with the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation: Tiff’s Treats, a chain of cookie delivery stores, plans... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Crowdfunding advice from a metro Detroit portal founderNiles HeronMore on crowdfunding Niles Heron, co-founder of Crowdfund Finance I
Crowdfunding advice from a metro Detroit portal founder
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 28 days ago
Niles HeronMore on crowdfunding Niles Heron, co-founder of Crowdfund Finance Inc., established an equity crowdfunding platform operating under the Michigan Invest Locally Exemption, which allows Michigan business owners to sell securities or issue... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Investors can choose between state, federal crowdfunding rulesIn 2013, Michigan enacted the Michigan Invests Locally Exemption, which allows
Investors can choose between state, federal crowdfunding rules
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 28 days ago
In 2013, Michigan enacted the Michigan Invests Locally Exemption, which allows non-accredited investors to buy crowdfunded securities. MILE allows Michigan businesses to raise up to $1 million every 12 months. If the issuer is willing to supply... Read more
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MLive.com
Report details sexual assault by Ann Arbor massage therapistAn Ann Arbor massage therapist accused of sexually assaulting a client told his
Report details sexual assault by Ann Arbor massage therapist
MLive.com / Posted 29 days ago
An Ann Arbor massage therapist accused of sexually assaulting a client told his boss he pulled down his pants and performed oral sex on the woman because he believed she was turned on during their session, according to a police report. Philip Dale... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Real ID Act goes into effect after 10 yearsYou’ve probably heard the rumors online, that because of a 10-year-old law goin
Real ID Act goes into effect after 10 years
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 30 days ago
You’ve probably heard the rumors online, that because of a 10-year-old law going into effect Sunday, your Washington ID won’t be enough to get you on a plane. But, don’t panic just yet. The law, called the Real ID Act, was originally passed in 2005... Read more

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