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With November elections coming up fast, there’s a lot on voters’ minds. An event is scheduled in Petoskey to discuss some of the issues on this years ballot.

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The state Legislature returns this week – but they’ll likely save big issues for after the election. Although they’re scheduled to meet next week as well –those session days could get canceled.

Republican Bill Schuette and Democrat Gretchen Whitmer will battle it out for the governor’s seat in November. Libertarians also had a choice for governor on the primary ticket, for the first time in Michigan’s history.

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Michigan is receiving new state of the art voting equipment, just in time for fall elections.

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A bipartisan research group says it’s released the first data ever on election day lines and the wait time at the voting booth.