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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 $55,000 which is roughly $43/per square foot. More Jackson information.

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10 hrs ago | WKHM-AM Jackson

LT. Gov. Brian Calley in Jackson

LT. GOVERNOR BRIAN CALLEY WAS IN JACKSON THURSDAY AFTERNOON TO DISCUSS JOBS AND THE ECONOMY.

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14 hrs ago | MLive.com

Leaders requesting $320,000 in grant funding to move and restore 'Summer Night Tree' sculpture

Jackson officials hope a grant from the Jackson Community Foundation will fund the restoration and relocation of the "Summer Night Tree" sculpture, a 30-foot, 10-ton collection of black welded steel by artist Louise Nevelson.

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18 hrs ago | MLive.com

Retiring Jackson superintendent faced challenges of urban district head-on with a positive attitude

In 36 years in education, he's worked with kids with special-needs, turned a difficult junior high school into a calmer middle school and become superintendent of an urban district at a time of state finance cuts and the beginning of charter schools competition.

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18 hrs ago | MLive.com

Top 5 things to do in Jackson: Wheels of Thunder, Great American Crab ...

Bikers from all across the country gathered in Grass Lake on Friday and Saturday to celebrate veterans and service members during the 8th annual Wheels of Thunder.

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19 hrs ago | WLNS-TV Lansing

Shooting At South Lansing Quality Dairy

Harley-Davidson is recalling 66,421 Touring and CVO Touring motorcycles from the 2014 model year because their front wheels can lock up without warning.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

MLive.com

Four-year-old injured after being hit by car, witness says 'driver never had a chance to stop'

Bruce Steffen was stopped at a red light on the intersection of First and Morrell streets in downtown Jackson planning to turn right onto First Street.

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MLive.com

In Service: Jackson area military announcements

Julia J. Steines-Berkemeier has been commissioned as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army after successfully completing the Army ROTC program.

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MLive.com

Brad Flory column: Hall of fame polka career born on Jackson's east side

For more than 50 years, Kulas has played horns in polka bands big and small. The Michigan Polka Music Hall of Fame will recognize his achievements by inducting Kulas on Oct. 5. "I am really honored," said Kulas, whose father, Joseph Kulas, was also inducted in 1991.

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MLive.com

Free Learning Fair features fun, hands-on educational opportunites for Jackson County kids

The 21st annual Learning Fair, which encourages kids of all ages to discover technology, industry and the arts, runs from noon to 7 p.m. Thursday, July 10, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday July 11, at the Jackson Area Career Center, 6800 Browns Lake Road.

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MLive.com

Peek Through Time: Money magazine slams Jackson with poor 'liveability' ranking in 1987

In the summer of 1987, when this once-thriving manufacturing town was about as bust as bust could be, it got an unexpected gutter punch from Money magazine.

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MLive.com

Jackson County, city officials hope to lure developers to former site ...

The site of the former Acme Building sits on the corner of North Mechanic Street and West Ganson Street.

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WLNS-TV Lansing

Families Homeless After Overnight Apartment Complex Fire

Three people were taken to Allegiance Health Tuesday afternoon after a two-car crash in Jackson, this according to our media partners at the Jackson Citizen Patriot.It happened Tuesday afternoon on Spring Arbor Road at 17th Street, near the entrance to Polly's Country Market.Officials on scene said two people were pinned inside a gray Chrysler 300 ... (more)

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

MLive.com

Injuries from two-vehicle crash on Spring Arbor Road not considered life-threatening for 3 occupants

Three people were transported to Allegiance Health with injuries that were not life-threatening following a two-vehicle crash near the intersection of Spring Arbor Road and 17th and Morrell streets, Jackson County Undersheriff Christopher Kuhl said in a statement.

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MLive.com

Business Notebook: County National Bank announces promotions, chamber to host speed networking

Kreger, of Jackson, has been promoted to second vice president - commercial loans from his current level of assistant vice president - commercial loan officer.

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Michigan Radio

A Museum located in the Jackson, Michigan's prison

It's been known for decades as the world's largest walled prison - the State Prison of Southern Michigan in Jackson.

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MLive.com

Jackson water tower work again delayed, crews likely to finish repainting final tower this fall

A $1.05 million construction and painting project on Jackson's two raised water towers and a storage tank is again delayed.

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MLive.com

Five things you didn't know about the Allskate Fun Center in Jackson

The Allskate Fun Center on W. North Street in Jackson has been a year-round venue for family fun and festivities since it opened in 1985.

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MLive.com

City gearing up for $2.5 million construction project on Michigan Avenue in downtown Jackson

Pieces are falling into place for a multi-year, $2.5 million construction project on Michigan Avenue in downtown Jackson.

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Examiner.com

Less than four months until this year's Jaxon Film Fest, pressure is mounting

Jackson, Michigan, July 7, 2014 It's now less than four months until the Jaxon Film Fest.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

MLive.com

Local Republicans mark establishment of their party and 1964 Civil...

The Under the Oaks convention, what some consider one of the most important political conventions in U.S. history, was held in Jackson.

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