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The Daily Mining Gazette
Be careful about using fireworks to celebratein Michigan totaled $26.4 million in fiscal year 2014, up from $17.5 million th
Be careful about using fireworks to celebrate
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 10 hours ago
in Michigan totaled $26.4 million in fiscal year 2014, up from $17.5 million the prior fiscal year, according to Michigan's Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs. That generated nearly $1.9 million in safety fees, all of which went to... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Be careful about using fireworksin Michigan totaled $26.4 million in fiscal year 2014, up from $17.5 million th
Be careful about using fireworks
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted yesterday
in Michigan totaled $26.4 million in fiscal year 2014, up from $17.5 million the prior fiscal year, according to Michigan's Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs. That generated nearly $1.9 million in safety fees, all of which went to... Read more
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MLive.com
Michigan fireworks sales continue to grow after 2011 expansion lawby more than 50 percent since the state legalized bigger, louder fireworks in 2
Michigan fireworks sales continue to grow after 2011 expansion law
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
by more than 50 percent since the state legalized bigger, louder fireworks in 2011 according to data from the Michigan Department of Licensing and regulatory affairs. Michigan has always allowed low impact fireworks, like sparklers. But in... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Doctor withdraws plea in drug caseTeam last year, leading to five felony charges and one misdemeanor. According
Doctor withdraws plea in drug case
The Mining Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Team last year, leading to five felony charges and one misdemeanor. According to documents from the State of Michigan's Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, the Board of Medicine's disciplinary subcommittee, with help from the state's... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Washington state on track to set record for number of gun purchasessold, the state does break down how many concealed weapon permits are out there
Washington state on track to set record for number of gun purchases
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 8 days ago
sold, the state does break down how many concealed weapon permits are out there. According to the Washington State Department of Licensing there are 542,569 concealed weapon permits in the state. That’s up from 478,460 in 2014, a jump of... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Waterford police still �pounding pavement� investigating driveway scam on seniorlocal investigation comes in the midst of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, whic
Waterford police still �pounding pavement� investigating driveway scam on senior
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
local investigation comes in the midst of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, which was observed on June 15. The Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, or LARA, stated elder financial abuse is rising due to more people aging and... Read more
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Crosscut
Washington is on a massive gun-buying bingeJanuary, following the Paris terror attacks and the San Bernadino shooting, acc
Washington is on a massive gun-buying binge
Crosscut / Posted 9 days ago
January, following the Paris terror attacks and the San Bernadino shooting, according to numbers from the Washington State Department of Licensing (DOL). Another spike in March 2015 may have been related to shootings in Copenhagen, Denmark, Chapel... Read more
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MLive.com
Men pose as driveway workers, trick elderly woman out of $4,000drove the woman to her credit union. Wednesday, June 15 is recognized as World
Men pose as driveway workers, trick elderly woman out of $4,000
MLive.com / Posted 9 days ago
drove the woman to her credit union. Wednesday, June 15 is recognized as World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, and the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs sent out a press release highlighting things to keep an eye out for. Those... Read more
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MLive.com
Spanking among several reasons child care home's license suspendedafter the proprietor said she spanked a child, and investigators found other vi
Spanking among several reasons child care home's license suspended
MLive.com / Posted 11 days ago
after the proprietor said she spanked a child, and investigators found other violations of state rules. The Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs' Bureau of Community and Health Systems on May 26 suspended the license for a... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Bremerton commissions $112,000 parking studysystem downtown, near Olympic College and in some areas along Kitsap Way. The c
Bremerton commissions $112,000 parking study
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 13 days ago
system downtown, near Olympic College and in some areas along Kitsap Way. The city, with an agreement from the state's Department of Licensing, can use the license plate scanning system to collect limited information — such as ZIP codes of the... Read more
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Sherdog
Bellator: Kimbo Slice Showed No Warning Signs of Heart Problems in Pre-Fight Testsimmediately. Bellator said that the popular former street brawler passed all of
Bellator: Kimbo Slice Showed No Warning Signs of Heart Problems in Pre-Fight Tests
Sherdog / Posted 16 days ago
immediately. Bellator said that the popular former street brawler passed all of his physicals and that the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation has the document in its possession. After Slice passed away, it was revealed that his... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
State revokes license of towing companies after evidence of fraudulent, inflated chargesbusinesses after dozens of complaints from drivers who were towed under the ci
State revokes license of towing companies after evidence of fraudulent, inflated charges
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 17 days ago
businesses after dozens of complaints from drivers who were towed under the city’s Safe-Clear Program. The State Department of Licensing and Regulation said there’s evidence the companies forced drivers to pay unnecessary, fraudulent and... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
St. Clair County-based fight club accused of violating state lawand Kimball townships and Port Huron. The Corporations, Securities & Commercia
St. Clair County-based fight club accused of violating state law
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
and Kimball townships and Port Huron. The Corporations, Securities & Commercial Licensing Bureau (CSCL) of the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) suspended the professional promoter�s license of the Amateur Fighting... Read more
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The Oakland Press
St. Clair County-based fight club accused of violating state lawand Kimball townships and Port Huron. The Corporations, Securities & Commercia
St. Clair County-based fight club accused of violating state law
The Oakland Press / Posted 17 days ago
and Kimball townships and Port Huron. The Corporations, Securities & Commercial Licensing Bureau (CSCL) of the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) suspended the professional promoter’s license of the Amateur Fighting... Read more
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MLive.com
Albion doctor indicted on unlawful distribution of prescription opioids, fraud, conspiracy chargesOffice. Davis' license to practice medicine and prescribe medications still is
Albion doctor indicted on unlawful distribution of prescription opioids, fraud, conspiracy charges
MLive.com / Posted 18 days ago
Office. Davis' license to practice medicine and prescribe medications still is active, according to the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs database. It is unknown if Davis still is practicing medicine. A person at... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Dollar General to open $100 million distribution center in Bexar Countydistribution jobs, the company said. The distribution center will have an estim
Dollar General to open $100 million distribution center in Bexar County
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
distribution jobs, the company said. The distribution center will have an estimated annual payroll of $19.2 million. Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation records show estimated construction costs of $50 million. Bexar County Commissioners... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
State suspends license of Muskegon daycare providerto appeal the suspension of her daycare license, however, according to a news r
State suspends license of Muskegon daycare provider
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 21 days ago
to appeal the suspension of her daycare license, however, according to a news release issued Thursday from the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs. The suspension stems from a complaint on May 24 at a home in the 3130 block... Read more
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MLive.com
License suspended, 'emergency action' taken at child care home near Muskegona family child care home at 3138 Roosevelt in Muskegon County, according to a J
License suspended, 'emergency action' taken at child care home near Muskegon
MLive.com / Posted 21 days ago
a family child care home at 3138 Roosevelt in Muskegon County, according to a June 2 news release from the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs. For more than 20 years -- since August 1, 1995 -- Lynn held a certificate of... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
State: Several factors led to Ashley Court closingThe state’s Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) says the deci
State: Several factors led to Ashley Court closing
Detroit Free Press / Posted 21 days ago
The state’s Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) says the decision to revoke Ashley Court’s license suddenly May 25 was done to protect the residents in the facility after it was determined to be unsafe. Ashley Court, 32406 Seven... Read more
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examiner.com
Tomorrow is ‘Gun Violence Awareness Day,’ so keep calm and carryBack.” That strategy has evidently caught on with a growing number of Evergree
Tomorrow is ‘Gun Violence Awareness Day,’ so keep calm and carry
examiner.com / Posted 23 days ago
Back.” That strategy has evidently caught on with a growing number of Evergreen State residents. This morning, the state Department of Licensing in Olympia advised Examiner that there are now 540,7167 active concealed pistol licenses in... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
Grand jury indicts Arlington man for illegal gambling business, briberyAccording to the warrant affidavit, Waxahachie police officer Brandon Gilbert m
Grand jury indicts Arlington man for illegal gambling business, bribery
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 27 days ago
According to the warrant affidavit, Waxahachie police officer Brandon Gilbert met with an inspector for the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation in the lobby at the police department.The inspector stated when he arrived at Princess... Read more
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MLive.com
State officials blame owner of neglectful elder care facility for tangled evacuationwas issued by the state Bureau of Community and Health Systems around 11 a.m. W
State officials blame owner of neglectful elder care facility for tangled evacuation
MLive.com / Posted 27 days ago
was issued by the state Bureau of Community and Health Systems around 11 a.m. Wednesday, said Jason Moon, spokesman for the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs. "BCHS could not notify residents until the order was served to the licensee.... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
State of Michigan files complaint against local doctor for not reporting criminal convictionsin West Michigan for a woman to have a surgical abortion outside of a hospital.
State of Michigan files complaint against local doctor for not reporting criminal convictions
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 28 days ago
in West Michigan for a woman to have a surgical abortion outside of a hospital. Over several months leaders at Michigan's Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs investigated Dr. Gordon's past and concluded in a complaint filed by the state... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
State of Michigan is blasted for kicking out seniors on short noticePress to spokespeople for the state agencies that handled the shutdown of the f
State of Michigan is blasted for kicking out seniors on short notice
Detroit Free Press / Posted 28 days ago
Press to spokespeople for the state agencies that handled the shutdown of the facility and notification of guardians, the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) and Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), were not... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
State shuts down another building at Livonia senior assisted living homerush of panicked activity to the facility as families scrambled to find alterna
State shuts down another building at Livonia senior assisted living home
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 28 days ago
rush of panicked activity to the facility as families scrambled to find alternative places for the residents to go to. The Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) said the facility had several safety violations and some staff had not... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Poor training, safety failures led to senior home closureMile Road near Farmington would need to leave by 6 p.m., a matter of hours, sai
Poor training, safety failures led to senior home closure
Detroit Free Press / Posted 29 days ago
Mile Road near Farmington would need to leave by 6 p.m., a matter of hours, said Jason Moon, a spokesman for the state Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, or LARA. A mad dash ensued as relatives scrambled to help their loved ones... Read more
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MLive.com
Elderly residents removed after suburban Detroit care facility loses its license32406 Seven Mile Road, lost its license in an "emergency suspension" Wednesday
Elderly residents removed after suburban Detroit care facility loses its license
MLive.com / Posted 29 days ago
32406 Seven Mile Road, lost its license in an "emergency suspension" Wednesday afternoon, May 25. The order came from the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, which had been looking into the facility for months according to orders... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Rise in deadly crashes could prompt law changesyoungest and newest drivers. Young drivers between 16 and 25 saw a 19.7% incre
Rise in deadly crashes could prompt law changes
KING5 Seattle / Posted 30 days ago
youngest and newest drivers. Young drivers between 16 and 25 saw a 19.7% increase in fatalities between 2014 and 2015. Department of Licensing Director Pat Kohler said the written test for first-time drivers will be updated this summer. She... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Assisted living home in Livonia shut down by state officialsnoon saying that we had to have our relatives out by 6 this evening and that th
Assisted living home in Livonia shut down by state officials
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 30 days ago
noon saying that we had to have our relatives out by 6 this evening and that the state was closing the facility. The state Department of Licensing told us that the adult foster care from the state were going to petition for guardianship if we... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Duct tape masked 'check engine light' in used car saleimmediately suspected Car Craft Auto. It's not the first time the dealership ha
Duct tape masked 'check engine light' in used car sale
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 30 days ago
immediately suspected Car Craft Auto. It's not the first time the dealership has been accused of breaking the law. The Department of Licensing has cited the company four separate times in the past three years for misrepresenting the mileage on... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Duct tape masked 'check engine light' in used car saleimmediately suspected Car Craft Auto. It's not the first time the dealership ha
Duct tape masked 'check engine light' in used car sale
KING5 Seattle / Posted 30 days ago
immediately suspected Car Craft Auto. It's not the first time the dealership has been accused of breaking the law. The Department of Licensing has cited the company four separate times in the past three years for misrepresenting the mileage on... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Political robocalls on hit list in latest batch of billslast week: HB 5655: Provide for the co-owner of a condominium to have approval
Political robocalls on hit list in latest batch of bills
Detroit Free Press / Posted 1 months ago
last week: HB 5655: Provide for the co-owner of a condominium to have approval over budgets and require the state's department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs to provide dispute resolution services in conflicts between co-owners and... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Legislative panel talks regional issuesand Scott Dianda (D, Calumet); Frank Waters, director of the Office of Policy a
Legislative panel talks regional issues
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 1 months ago
and Scott Dianda (D, Calumet); Frank Waters, director of the Office of Policy and Legislative Affairs for the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA); and Chuck Thomas and Steve Casey of the Michigan Department of... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Gunman sentenced for murder-for-hire plotto track down a mysterious white van caught by a surveillance camera leaving th
Gunman sentenced for murder-for-hire plot
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 1 months ago
to track down a mysterious white van caught by a surveillance camera leaving the murder scene. After checking with the department of licensing, undercover officers spotted the same van with a black pin stripe at IRS Environmental in Spokane... Read more

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