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Michigan is one of three states that don’t have a state insect or butterfly. But a bill in Lansing could change that.

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A bill would prohibit the banning of specific dog breeds in Michigan. A number of local governments have breed specific regulations, which primarily target pit bulls.

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After nearly 60-years, some state lawmakers want to bring back the position of state poet laureate.

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A bill in the state Senate would appropriate 26 million dollars to keep rural hospitals open and ensure low-income Michiganders have access to care.

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Michigan draws it’s share of outdoor enthusiasts, but up until just this week (month) it they had to pack the car carefully.. Any obstruction of a license plate could result in a ticket. Governor Snyder has signed a new law to officially stop the problem.