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A new University of Michigan study finds Detroit students who participated in a youth employment program had a higher attendance rate in school two years later. Researchers compared teens who got summer jobs through one youth works program... with their peers who didn’t. Researchers found the working students were more likely to take the SAT and graduate from high school.

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The state Legislature moved forward Thursday on a plan to drastically change Michigan’s Medicaid policy.

A taste of the Philippines in Traverse City

Apr 20, 2018
Xavier Mendoza

As a native Filipino, I was delighted to experience the cuisine my family used to cook.


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A school in Bay County shut down Thursday due to unsubstantiated threats after a group of people displayed confederate flags near the school earlier this week.

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US Congressman Dan Kildee introduced a bill Wednesday to expand SNAP funding to incentivize the purchase of fruits and vegetables.