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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 $56,900 which is roughly $44/per square foot. More Jackson information.

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

5 hrs ago | MLive.com

Michigan Civil Rights Commission heads to Jackson

The state commission will host a regular meeting at 2 p.m. at Jackson College inside Federer Rooms B and C in the George E. Potter Center, 2111 Emmons Road.

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6 hrs ago | WKHM-AM Jackson

Heroin Bust in Jackson

LT. DAVID COOK FROM J NET TELLS WKHM THAT HEROIN IS THE DRUG OF CHOICE THESE DAYS, AND IT IS A KILLER.

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7 hrs ago | MLive.com

Brad Flory column: Examining the legend of an incredibly stupid mistake

One disadvantage of being around Jackson long enough to remember stuff is the risk of being confused by descriptions of recent history.

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12 hrs ago | MLive.com

$1,000 worth of heroin, marijuana found in home on West Avenue in Jackson

Police officers executing a search warrant of a home on West Avenue late Tuesday, July 22, discovered heroin and marijuana.

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14 hrs ago | MLive.com

Five things you didn't know about the Small Appliance and Vacuum Cleaner Hospital in Jackson

People in Jackson have known for nearly 50 years about a place to take "sick" vacuum cleaners to bring them back to good health.

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14 hrs ago | MLive.com

Peek Through Time: Progress Place mall did not live up to its name in 1960s downtown Jackson

As Jacksonians brace for another upgrade to Michigan Avenue, those who have been around long enough may remember a past project on the street that promised to revitalize and rehabilitate downtown.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

WLNS-TV Lansing

Four Farms Selected To Produce Energy For Utility

Certain lots of whole peaches , nectarines , plums and pluots packed between June 1 through July 12 due to the potential of the fruits being contaminated with listeria.

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MLive.com

Former corrections officer and retiring city police officer hope to unseat incumbent on county board

Two Republicans hope to unseat one of only two Democrats on the county board of commissioners to represent District 8. Former corrections officer John Wilson and soon-to-be retired city police officer Shane LaPorte will compete in the Aug. 5 primary.

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The Eastern Echo

Jury Selection for Accused Murderer Begins

Jury selection for Ed Jameal Thomas' trial began Monday for the murder of Eastern Michigan University football player Demarius Reed.

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MLive.com

FolkGalore in Jackson features eclectic collection of acts, including the Wheelers Brothers

The fourth-year Jackson music festival is the product of a collection of venues and a collection of minds, all of varying ages and musical backgrounds.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

MLive.com

Daybook: Recent births in the Jackson County area

BANNICK , Kimberly L., and WILLIAMS , Valice R., of Litchfield, a daughter, BrookeLynn Rose, born July 16, 7 pounds, 6 ounces at Allegiance Health.

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MLive.com

Three Democrats and one Republican hope to fill county seat held by longest serving board member

Jackson County's District 7 Board of Commissioners seat has been one of the only democratic seats on the board - and it's open for the first time in 20 years.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

WILX-TV Lansing

Open Murder Trial to Begin in Jackson

A trial for 22-year-old Marlon Thomas, accused of open murder for the shooting death of Rakiesh Brown will begin Monday.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

UpNorthLive.com

Michigan inmate accepts $250 to settle lawsuit

The state Corrections Department has agreed to pay $250 to settle a lawsuit by an inmate who said his health was harmed by exposure to mold and bleach.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

MLive.com

Ella Sharp Park area offers abundance of activities to keep families...

While spectators waited to tilt their heads to the sky in anticipation of the 6:30 p.m. Friday, July 18, launch at the 32nd annual Hot Air Jubilee , there were plenty of activities to keep families busy.

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MLive.com

Jackson native Paula Faris promoted to co-anchor of ABC's 'Good Morning America' weekend edition

Faris joined ABC News in January 2012 as the co-anchor of "World News Now" and "America This Morning."

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MLive.com

Brad Flory column: New plans for the almost-famous house at 245 E. Robinson

Unless you know the family history, a casual glance reveals nothing special to distinguish the house at 245 E. Robinson St. in Jackson.

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MLive.com

The Jackson Five: Tax-free donations could help Cascades, Jackson...

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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Thu Jul 17, 2014

MLive.com

Near-perfect weekend weather expected for outdoor Jackson festivals

Anyone planning to attend the Hot Air Jubilee , the Faster Horses Festival or do anything else outside this weekend couldn't ask for a better weather forecast .

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

MLive.com

Judge postpones sentencing for Tarik Scott, convicted of attempted...

The mother of an 18-year-old man convicted of attempted murder and a firearms offense by a jury was shaking with emotion after a judge postponed his sentencing date pending further investigation.

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