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Jackson, Michigan is located in Jackson County. Zip codes in Jackson, MI include 49201, 49203, and 49204. The median home price in Jackson is $45,900 which is roughly $40/per square foot. More Jackson information.

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Local news for Jackson, MI continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

8 hrs ago | MLive.com

Brad Flory column: Karen Dunigan's great idea lives on without her

Karen F. Dunigan's most powerful idea was too good to confine to Jackson alone and too good to end with her life.

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12 hrs ago | MLive.com

Peek Through Time: Prison's Hobbycraft Sales shop turned idle inmates into skilled craftsmen

It's a long, low brick building that sits just outside the main gate of what most locals know as Southern Michigan Prison.

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16 hrs ago | MLive.com

Crews begin summer street construction work in Jackson, three of seven major projects underway

Construction crews began work on Francis Street between Washington Avenue and Mason Street, as well as Blackstone Street between Washington Avenue and Louis Glick and Monroe Street between West Avenue and Clinton Road.

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20 hrs ago | WLNS-TV Lansing

Jackson Officials May Adopt Open Data Policy

Police have identified the 55-year-old man who died as a result of a crash on US-127 at the I-69 exit ramp on Monday.Peter M. Baker, of Delta Twp.crashed into asign post and was killed on scene.It happened around 3:53 p.m. Monday on US-127 north where the ramp to I-69 begins.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Freshnews

Michigan-Based Indie Film Tops $10,000 Kickstarter Goal in Under Two Days

Star Trek - Horizon , a feature-length independent film currently in production in southeast Michigan, launched their immensely successful Kickstarter campaign over Easter weekend, in an effort to raise funds necessary for completion of their film.

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MLive.com

Business Notebook: American 1 Credit union opens Milan branch, Pints...

Jackson-based American 1 Credit union has opened a new branch in Milan to further the banking institution's reach into Washtenaw County.

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MLive.com

Five Things You Didn't Know About Miller's Shoe Parlor in downtown Jackson

While dozens of restaurants, bars and retail shops have come and gone over the years, Miller's Shoe Parlor has been a cornerstone in downtown Jackson since 1912.

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MLive.com

Jackson officials to debate the merits of allowing select city data...

Jackson officials will vote this week on whether to allow certain city records to be made readily available to the general public.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

MLive.com

Police: 14-year-old girl takes mom's car, arrested for fleeing and eluding

A 14-year-old girl who took her mother's vehicle was arrested after she attempted to flee from police and left the roadway.

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MLive.com

Trial delayed until June in case of teen accused of shooting another teen after Promise Bowl

A trial has been delayed until June in the case of a teen accused of shooting another teen after last year's Promise Bowl.

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MLive.com

Daybook: Recent births in the Jackson County area

DICKERSON , Katie L. and Michael J., of Jackson, a daughter, Lucille Anna, born April 14, 7 pounds, 13 ounces at Allegiance Health.

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Examiner.com

"If this was a death penalty state, you'd be getting the chair!" says judge

Saying that the convicted killer's murder was by far among the worst "cold-blooded murders" he has seen, Jackson County Circuit Judge John McBain threw the book at Camia Gamet.

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State of Michigan

A public hearing to consider the possible parole of Eric McCullum, #120287

The Michigan Parole Board will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 to consider the possible parole of Eric McCullum, #120287.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

MLive.com

Columbia Central High School celebrates 2014 prom with Phantom of the Opera theme

Students attended the prom at the Ella Sharp Museum of Art and History in Jackson on Saturday night, April 19, 2014.

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MLive.com

Hundreds of families come out for Easter egg hunt at Jackson College

Hundreds of children anxiously waited to run and grab as many candy-filled Easter eggs as possible on Jackson College's central campus Saturday morning, April 19. Minutes before the 10:30 a.m. start, many were crouched down on the grass, baskets and bags in hand, waiting to run in for the prizes.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

WABC 7

Judge threatens to duct tape defendant's mouth

A 31-year-old woman convicted of murdering her boyfriend was sentenced to life in prison with no parole -- but not before facing off with the sentencing judge.

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MLive.com

19-year-old Jackson man flipped vehicle during pursuit, police say

A 19-year-old Jackson man who police say fled during an attempted traffic stop and flipped his vehicle faces drunken driving and felony fleeing and eluding charges.

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MLive.com

Daybook: Recent drunken driving sentencings in Jackson County area

The following are drinking and driving sentences from Jackson County District Court.

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MLive.com

The Jackson Five: Send us prom photos, JCC employees laid off, water tower backlash

Welcome to the Jackson Five, your weekly peek at five Jackson-area government and school stories you may have missed, and a look ahead at what to expect next.

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WKHM-AM Jackson

Knysz Dies In Jackson

The Michigan Department of Corrections says convicted cop killer Eric Knysz was removed from life support at the Allegiance Health Hospital in Jackson Thursday.

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