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WBUP - WBKP Marquette
Road improvement closures in Baraga CountyBARAGA COUNTY — The Michigan Department of Natural Resources announced today th
WBUP - WBKP Marquette / Posted 45 minutes ago
BARAGA COUNTY — The Michigan Department of Natural Resources announced today that Nelligan Lake Road in Baraga County will be closed for roughly three weeks for road improvements. The closure will go into effect October 2nd and is scheduled to be... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan craftsmen produce beauty from dying treesinspire civic pride, success The Bargers’ triumph with Live Edge Detroit highl
Detroit Free Press / Posted 9 hours ago
inspire civic pride, success The Bargers’ triumph with Live Edge Detroit highlights a broader effort by the Michigan Department of Natural Resources and affiliated organizations to better inform Michigan residents on a vision many... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
It�s your year to grouse and woodcock huntWith grouse and woodcock hunting season openers just around the corner, the Mic
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted yesterday
With grouse and woodcock hunting season openers just around the corner, the Michigan Department of Natural Resources reminds hunters that now is the time to make plans to spend some days in the woods. �This is your year for a fall adventure,� said... Read more
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The Oakland Press
It’s your year to grouse and woodcock huntWith grouse and woodcock hunting season openers just around the corner, the Mic
The Oakland Press / Posted yesterday
With grouse and woodcock hunting season openers just around the corner, the Michigan Department of Natural Resources reminds hunters that now is the time to make plans to spend some days in the woods. “This is your year for a fall adventure,” said... Read more
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MLive.com
Keeping Grand Prix on Belle Isle debated amid contract extension talksPrix racing event on Belle Isle spoke out Wednesday for and against keeping the
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
Prix racing event on Belle Isle spoke out Wednesday for and against keeping the annual event on Detroit's island park. The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is considering a new five-year contract beginning in 2019 to continue hosting the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Update on the latest in sports:Grand Prix on Belle Isle, a state park and island that opponents say is negativ
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 4 days ago
Grand Prix on Belle Isle, a state park and island that opponents say is negatively impacted by the annual event. The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is considering whether to allow the race to continue after its current five-year... Read more
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The Coldwater Daily Reporter
Behnke, beloved fisherman, passes onscholarship was established in his name to go to a young person planning a care
The Coldwater Daily Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
scholarship was established in his name to go to a young person planning a career related to the outdoors, such as with the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. So, “The Weekend Fisherman” has left behind a legacy of taut lines, care for the... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Groups call for environmental impact study of Grand Prix's effects on Belle IsleA coalition of local and state environmental groups asked the Michigan Departme
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 4 days ago
A coalition of local and state environmental groups asked the Michigan Department of Natural Resources to conduct a third-party environmental impact study on the Detroit Grand Prix's effects on Belle Isle Park. The DNR, which manages the park,... Read more
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The Davison Index
Trails Week a great time to discover your next adventure | September 21, 2017out and really enjoy the great outdoors, Michigan is the place to be,” said Pau
The Davison Index / Posted 4 days ago
out and really enjoy the great outdoors, Michigan is the place to be,” said Paul Yauk, statewide trails coordinator for the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. “Our trails take you to every corner of the state, with stops at some of the most... Read more
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Flint Township View
Michigan Trails Week, a great time to discover your next outdoor adventure | September 21, 2017out and really enjoy the great outdoors, Michigan is the place to be,” said Pau
Flint Township View / Posted 4 days ago
out and really enjoy the great outdoors, Michigan is the place to be,” said Paul Yauk, statewide trails coordinator for the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. “Our trails take you to every corner of the state, with stops at some of the most... Read more
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Swartz Creek View
Michigan Trails Week, a great time to discover your next outdoor adventure | September 21, 2017out and really enjoy the great outdoors, Michigan is the place to be,” said Pau
Swartz Creek View / Posted 4 days ago
out and really enjoy the great outdoors, Michigan is the place to be,” said Paul Yauk, statewide trails coordinator for the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. “Our trails take you to every corner of the state, with stops at some of the most... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
Future Of IndyCar's Detroit Grand Prix On Belle Isle Up In Air The Michigan Department of Natural Resources tonight is holding a meeting to
Sports Business Daily / Posted 5 days ago
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources tonight is holding a meeting to "get the public's input" on the Verizon IndyCar Series Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix as officials consider... Read more
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MLive.com
Deer in Genesee County test positive for viral, sometimes fatal diseasecomplications from epizootic hemorrhagic disease, a viral diseased spread throu
MLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
complications from epizootic hemorrhagic disease, a viral diseased spread through a type of biting fly called a midge. The Michigan Department of Natural Resources Wildlife Disease Laboratory and the Michigan State University Veterinary Diagnostic... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
25 million fish added to Michigan waters this yearlakes and rivers got 25 million new residents this year. The state has stocked
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
lakes and rivers got 25 million new residents this year. The state has stocked 25,470,199 fish in 2017, according to the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. That's more than 320 tons of fish. It took 380 trips to add 11 separate species... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Should Belle Isle continue to host Detroit Grand Prix? DNR invites public commentThe Michigan Department of Natural Resources is holding a public forum Wednesda
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 5 days ago
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is holding a public forum Wednesday evening calling for feedback on whether Belle Isle should continue to host the Detroit Grand Prix. The motorsports festival's five-year agreement with the DNR to host... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
DNR to host public meeting about Grand Prix on Belle IsleThe Michigan Department of Natural Resources is holding a meeting Wednesday to
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is holding a meeting Wednesday to get the public's input on the Detroit Grand Prix, the annual race that draws thousands of people to Belle Isle but has also sparked protests. Department officials are... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Grand Haven OKs agreement for fall deer culltaken by City Council in March when it was decided to forgo any deer cull activ
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 6 days ago
taken by City Council in March when it was decided to forgo any deer cull activity as permitted by a previously issued Michigan Department of Natural Resources permit. Council voted to reapply to the state to kill up to 30 deer during the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Woodcock making impressive returnbeen a lot of cutting-edge research on the migration of American woodcock in th
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
been a lot of cutting-edge research on the migration of American woodcock in the last decade,” said Al Stewart, Michigan Department of Natural Resources upland game bird specialist. “By sharing that information and getting a better... Read more
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WBUP - WBKP Marquette
DNR releases strategic plan for state parks & recreation areasLANSING, MICH. — The Michigan Department of Natural Resources recently adopted
WBUP - WBKP Marquette / Posted 7 days ago
LANSING, MICH. — The Michigan Department of Natural Resources recently adopted a new, updated five-year strategic plan to guide the future management of the state’s parks and recreation system. The plan was developed through statewide engagement with... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Salmon harvested in northern Michigan available for purchasewith a taste for salmon, take note: fish harvested at Michigan's state-operated
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 7 days ago
with a taste for salmon, take note: fish harvested at Michigan's state-operated weirs will soon be on the market. The Michigan Department of Natural Resources maintains a number of weirs in the northern Lower Peninsula. Salmon are collected... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
'Hunter pink' shot down as safety attire for Michigan hunterscommission has retained the blaze orange requirement for hunter safety," said E
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 8 days ago
commission has retained the blaze orange requirement for hunter safety," said Ed Golder, a spokesman for the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. The ruling says that hunters must wear some highly visible attire that's colored in... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Salmon harvested in northern Michigan available for purchasewith a taste for salmon, take note: fish harvested at Michigan's state-operated
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 8 days ago
with a taste for salmon, take note: fish harvested at Michigan's state-operated weirs will soon be on the market. The Michigan Department of Natural Resources maintains a number of weirs in the northern Lower Peninsula. Salmon are collected... Read more
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FOX News
Michigan hunters told orange, not pink, is safer choicereported. "The commission has retained the blaze orange requirement for hunter
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
reported. "The commission has retained the blaze orange requirement for hunter safety," Ed Golder, a spokesman for the Michigan Department of Natural Resources, told the Press. With the decision, Michigan joins Illinois, Maine and Montana in... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
'Hunter pink' shot down as safety attire for Michigan huntersCommission has retained the blaze orange requirement for hunter safety," said E
Detroit Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
Commission has retained the blaze orange requirement for hunter safety," said Ed Golder, a spokesman for the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. The ruling says that hunters must wear some highly visible attire that's colored in... Read more
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MLive.com
Decision to add more hunting at Bay City state park tabled to Octoberin Lansing Thursday, Sept. 14, to vote on a proposal that would add about 375 a
MLive.com / Posted 10 days ago
in Lansing Thursday, Sept. 14, to vote on a proposal that would add about 375 acres of hunting land at the state park. The Michigan Department of Natural Resources initially proposed adding more than a 1,000 acres of hunting land, including on the... Read more
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MLive.com
$50K campaign kicks off Muskegon sports complex all-seasons pushof support, and the recognition that comes with them: The nonprofit sports com
MLive.com / Posted 11 days ago
of support, and the recognition that comes with them: The nonprofit sports complex leases land free of charge from the Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR). The tax ID to use for tax deductible donations is included on the Patronicity... Read more
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MLive.com
Driver busted going 50 mph over limit was in a hurry to get to beachtraffic violations, according to the report. Belle Isle is a 982-acre island p
MLive.com / Posted 11 days ago
traffic violations, according to the report. Belle Isle is a 982-acre island park in the Detroit River between the United States and Canada. Owned by the City of Detroit, it is managed as a state park by the Michigan Department of Natural Resour... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Lake Erie fish count hits highest level in four yearsappears to be healthy, perhaps even thriving and growing. According to an annu
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 11 days ago
appears to be healthy, perhaps even thriving and growing. According to an annual fish count conducted in August by the Michigan Department of Natural Resources, the overall catch rate during a population survey in Monroe County was the highest... Read more
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Flint Township View
Twp. board supports Valley Trail extension | September 14, 2017Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) - Transportation Alternatives Pro
Flint Township View / Posted 11 days ago
Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) - Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) and additional funding from the Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Construction costs for the trail are cited at $790,000 including a grant... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Putnam: Coyote suspected in disappearance of Rosie, Betts, Skooter, Izzy, Icee, Boogerneighbor’s cat who went missing Aug. 25, the last in a string of disappearances
Detroit Free Press / Posted 12 days ago
neighbor’s cat who went missing Aug. 25, the last in a string of disappearances. Adam Bump, fur-bearing specialist for the Michigan Department of Natural Resources, said coyotes are known to kill cats and small dogs and even eat them, but there are... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Aeronautics Commission Honors WMU Dean, Individual Fedicated to Preserving Airstripshighly sought after worldwide. Brad Frederick is a member of the MAC General A
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 12 days ago
highly sought after worldwide. Brad Frederick is a member of the MAC General Aviation Advisory Committee and serves on the Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Advisory Panel. He also is the Michigan liaison for the Recreational Aviation... Read more
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MLive.com
Stakeholders to DNR: No new hunting at Bay City state parkBANGOR TOWNSHIP, MI -- Officials with the Michigan Department of Natural Resour
MLive.com / Posted 13 days ago
BANGOR TOWNSHIP, MI -- Officials with the Michigan Department of Natural Resources last week unveiled what they called a compromise for adding more hunting opportunities near Tobico Marsh at the Bay City State Recreation Area. Instead of adding... Read more
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MLive.com
DNR needs multiple tries to remove pesky skunk from garageBARAGA COUNTY, MI - If at first you don't succeed, try, try again. That's toda
MLive.com / Posted 14 days ago
BARAGA COUNTY, MI - If at first you don't succeed, try, try again. That's today's lesson from the Michigan Department of Natural Resources which recently helped a resident out of a stinky situation in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. According to an... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Appeal of urban ‘tree canopies’ growing across MichiganMakar joined with members of ReLeaf Michigan, the city of Royal Oak, the Meinin
Detroit Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
Makar joined with members of ReLeaf Michigan, the city of Royal Oak, the Meininger Park Neighborhood Association and the Michigan Department of Natural Resources to plant the trees. The activity represents one of many tree plantings undertaken... Read more
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Brown City Banner
Vandals deface the Sanilac Petroglyphs, a Michigan Sacred Site in Sanilac County | September 11, 2017SANILAC COUNTY — Earlier this year, Michigan Department of Natural Resources st
Brown City Banner / Posted 14 days ago
SANILAC COUNTY — Earlier this year, Michigan Department of Natural Resources staff at Sanilac Petroglyphs Historic State Park discovered that vandals had broken in and carved three images on the rock that holds carvings made hundreds of years... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Young Michigan hunters can target waterfowl this weekendLANSING, MICH. (AP) - The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is inviting
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 16 days ago
LANSING, MICH. (AP) - The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is inviting youngsters who enjoy hunting ducks and other water birds to sharpen their skills this weekend. Youth waterfowl weekend is open to all properly licensed hunters ages 16... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Young Michigan hunters can target waterfowl this weekendLANSING, Mich. (AP) - The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is inviting
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 16 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is inviting youngsters who enjoy hunting ducks and other water birds to sharpen their skills this weekend. Youth waterfowl weekend is open to all properly licensed hunters ages 16... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Vandal defaces historic Sanilac Petroglyphs carved by Great Lakes native AmericansA vandal or vandals have defaced with graffiti centuries-old, native rock carvi
Detroit Free Press / Posted 17 days ago
A vandal or vandals have defaced with graffiti centuries-old, native rock carvings at a state park near Cass City, the Michigan Department of Natural Resources announced Friday. The DNR and Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe are investigating the... Read more
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MLive.com
Vandals deface prehistoric rock carvings with cat, mushroom depictionsknown prehistoric rock carvings by Native Americans in the Lower Peninsula were
MLive.com / Posted 17 days ago
known prehistoric rock carvings by Native Americans in the Lower Peninsula were vandalized sometime this year, according to Michigan Department of Natural Resources officials. In what officials are calling a "senseless act of vandalism," depictions... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Vandals blamed for new carvings at Petroglyphs State Parkhelp from the public identifying vandals who carved images into rock at Sanilac
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 17 days ago
help from the public identifying vandals who carved images into rock at Sanilac Petroglyphs State Park in Michigan. The Michigan Department of Natural Resources says rock that includes the Sanilac Petroglyphs was vandalized with three images... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Meijer is offering free junior deer hunting licensesto get the free deer hunting one. The offer is available at all Michigan locat
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 17 days ago
to get the free deer hunting one. The offer is available at all Michigan locations of the store starting Friday, Sept. 8. Licenses can otherwise be bought online at the Michigan Department of Natural Resources website. © 2017 Battle Creek Enq... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Early hunting opportunities offered at refugethe regular waterfowl season, Dushane said in a press release. The popular per
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 18 days ago
the regular waterfowl season, Dushane said in a press release. The popular permit hunt is managed in cooperation with the Michigan Department of Natural Resources at the Pointe Mouillee State Game Area. Open water areas such as Humbug Marsh, Mama... Read more
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The Davison Index
Hunting outside of Michigan this fall? | September 7, 2017they hunt outside Michigan, not just those states and provinces that have chron
The Davison Index / Posted 18 days ago
they hunt outside Michigan, not just those states and provinces that have chronic wasting disease,” said Chad Stewart, Michigan Department of Natural Resources deer and elk specialist. “These changes have been put in place in hopes of keeping... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
Hunting outside of Michigan this fall? | September 7, 2017they hunt outside Michigan, not just those states and provinces that have chron
Grand Blanc View / Posted 18 days ago
they hunt outside Michigan, not just those states and provinces that have chronic wasting disease,” said Chad Stewart, Michigan Department of Natural Resources deer and elk specialist. “These changes have been put in place in hopes of keeping... Read more
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The Burton View
Hunting outside of Michigan this fall? | September 7, 2017Be aware of updated cervid importation regulations A deer is checked through o
The Burton View / Posted 18 days ago
Be aware of updated cervid importation regulations A deer is checked through one of Michigan’s multiple deer check stations. STATEWIDE — For those who plan to hunt outside of Michigan this fall, it is important to note that regulations related to... Read more
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Flint Township View
Hunting outside of Michigan this fall? | September 7, 2017they hunt outside Michigan, not just those states and provinces that have chron
Flint Township View / Posted 18 days ago
they hunt outside Michigan, not just those states and provinces that have chronic wasting disease,” said Chad Stewart, Michigan Department of Natural Resources deer and elk specialist. “These changes have been put in place in hopes of keeping... Read more
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Swartz Creek View
Hunting outside of Michigan this fall? | September 7, 2017they hunt outside Michigan, not just those states and provinces that have chron
Swartz Creek View / Posted 18 days ago
they hunt outside Michigan, not just those states and provinces that have chronic wasting disease,” said Chad Stewart, Michigan Department of Natural Resources deer and elk specialist. “These changes have been put in place in hopes of keeping... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Canadian government grants permit to Ambassador Bridge owner to build new bridgeCanada are met." One of the remaining hurdles is the DIBC needs to get approva
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 19 days ago
Canada are met." One of the remaining hurdles is the DIBC needs to get approval from U.S. Department of Interior and the Michigan Department of Natural Resources for use of the air rights for the new bridge to cross over Riverside Park in... Read more
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MLive.com
Latest proposal doesn't add hunting on Tobico trails at Bay City state parkBANGOR TOWNSHIP, MI -- The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is no longe
MLive.com / Posted 19 days ago
BANGOR TOWNSHIP, MI -- The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is no longer looking to open the popular trails near Tobico Marsh at the Bay City State Recreation Area to hunting, according to its latest proposal. The proposal, unveiled... Read more
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MLive.com
DNR says 'people will be pleased' with hunting proposal change at Tobico-- Following a month of outcry against proposed hunting changes at the Bay City
MLive.com / Posted 20 days ago
-- Following a month of outcry against proposed hunting changes at the Bay City State Recreation Area, officials with the Michigan Department of Natural Resources say they've come up with a compromise that should appease the public. Earlier this... Read more
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