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PFAs firefighting foams still held at fire deaprtments across the state

PFAs firefighting foams are still housed at fire stations across the state, according to the state fire marshal.

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Immigrants who benefit from various forms of public assistance, including food stamps and housing subsidies, would face sharp new hurdles to obtaining a green card under a proposed rule announced by the Trump administration on Saturday.

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Saginaw Valley State University received an award this week for its commitment to diversity and inclusion.


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PFAs firefighting foams are still housed at fire stations across the state, according to the state fire marshal.


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Northern Michigan’s celebration of the man who created Narnia kicks off Thursday in Petoskey.


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The first case of West Nile Virus in horses has been discovered in Gratiot County.

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The ACLU of Michigan wants a Michigan Walmart store to stop selling merchandise using the word “Redskins.”


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The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has identified two new invasive species that it considers a risk for the state.


Across the state legislators are following employees with disabilities around their workplace as part of Disability Employment Awareness Month.


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The study found that after people enrolled – their signs of financial stress started to decrease.


Beware of the swarm

Sep 17, 2018
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The unusual September heat has ushered in waves of nuisance mosquitoes in Michigan.

Environment officials said heavy August rain activated dormant egg, and the recent heat has made for easy living for the petsts.

Bill Stanuszek is the director of the Saginaw County Mosquito Abatement Commission. He said the mosquitos have some time left before the cold comes in.

Michigan Groups Renew Fight Against Travel Ban

Sep 17, 2018
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A handful of Michigan groups are renewing their fight against the travel ban which restricts people from several Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States.

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