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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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Watching comedian Gilda Radner in the first years of "Saturday Night Live" was to watch a master shapeshifter who happened to be sidesplittingly funny.

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Watching comedian Gilda Radner in the first years of "Saturday Night Live" was to watch a master shapeshifter who happened to be sidesplittingly funny.

(SOUNDBITE OF "SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE" MONTAGE)

GILDA RADNER: (As Roseanne Roseannadanna) Dear Roseanne Roseannadanna.

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The state is trying to figure out the “best way forward” for medical marijuana patients and shops. A judge ordered the state to allow ALL medical marijuana dispensaries to stay open while they wait for their licenses to be approved by a state board.

Independent candidate enters attorney general race

Sep 17, 2018
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There will be an independent candidate for Michigan attorney general on the November ballot. Christopher Graveline’s placement on the ballot riled some elections officials. And as part of the weekly series MichMash, Cheyna Roth and Jake Neher talk about how it puts a big question mark over future races for attorney general in Michigan.

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The Catholic bishop of Lansing says the diocese will undergo an independent review of its sexual abuse investigation procedures.

Invasive mites attacking Michigan bee population

Sep 17, 2018
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A foreign parasite taking hold of Michigan’s honey bee population has keepers and scientists ramping up ways to track its movements.

New opioid recovery program begins in Wayne County

Sep 17, 2018
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A new project aims to catch people in the throes of opioid addiction, and offer them a sustainable path to recovery.

Detroit Lions try to recover from poor start of NFL season

Sep 14, 2018
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The Detroit Lions try to overcome a disastrous start to the NFL season when the team takes on the 49-ers in San Francisco.

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A study of sewer and sanitary systems in the city of Midland has found it needs $118-million worth of improvements.


Law Aims To Make Parole Decisions More Fair

Sep 14, 2018
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A new state law that went into effect on Wednesday aims to take the bias out of decisions on whether or not a prisoner should be paroled.


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The Poe lock in Sault Saint Marie will receive a roughly $2-million upgrade in the spring of 2019.


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A bill authorizing funding for a fifth Soo Lock passed the US House of Representatives Thursday.


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