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3 hrs ago | The Detroit News

Michigan GOP braces for tea party showdown

Michigan Republicans are gearing up for a showdown at their state convention Saturday that could unite the GOP for the general election or embarrass Gov. Rick Snyder by exposing deep ideological divisions.

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Related Topix: Rick Snyder, US Governors, Hartland, MI, Novi, MI, Medicaid, Health, Howell, MI

Behind The Killcams - 2 PIECE HITMARKER

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Detroit News

The battle for the Michigan GOP

The tussle between Michigan Republicans over the re-nomination of Lt. Gov. Brian Calley may be getting the headlines, but it is little more than a proxy war for control of the GOP.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Mark Schauer, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Rick Snyder, US Governors, Opinion

Examiner.com

Tornadoes, wettest August day, large hail, and steamy highs

Tornadoes, wettest August day, large hail , and steamy highs top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history .

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Related Topix: Hailstorm, Natural Disasters, Weather, Houghton Lake, MI, Sault Ste. Marie, MI, Canada,

ClickOnDetroit

Severe t-storm warnings, watches in effect for SE Michigan

CANAL STREETS AND MENTION DON'T FORGET TASTY TUESDAY. YES, WE ATE THIS AT ABOUT 7:00 THIS MORNING.

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Related Topix: Hamtramck, MI, Tornado, Hurricane, Natural Disasters

Detroit News

Detroit area nurses deliver help to new mothers

Nurse Kim Bracy, left, and client ChaunTia Murray weigh son Christian, 4 months old, on a scale.

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Related Topix: Pediatrics, Medicine

ABC News

Michigan Girl Mauled by Raccoon Finishes Surgeries

Charlotte, whose face was mauled by a pet raccoon when she was a baby, is celebrating the completion of two years' worth of reconstructive surgical procedures.

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Sunherald.com

Michigan girl mauled by raccoon finishes surgeries

The 12-year-old from Spring Lake has spent a lot of time at Beaumont Hospital in suburban Detroit since 2012.

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MLive.com

Flight and fight: Michigan senior Frank Clark reminisces on a history overcome

He was 10, going on 11, going on 20. Fidgeting in his seat, Clark looked around, unsure of what to do.

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Related Topix: Michigan Government, Violent Crime

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Michigan Tech site once produced wood for Ford

The 60th anniversary of the site's transfer to MTU was commemorated with a two-day celebration recently at the Ford Center, according to The Daily Mining Gazette of Houghton .

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Related Topix: Michigan Technological University

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Michigan landfill taking other states' radioactive fracking waste

A horse shares its space with an oil well at Tipton Highway and Moore Road in Adrian.

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Related Topix: Adrian, MI, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Law, Law

Lathrup Village Eccentric

Tea party backers dominate Oakland County GOP convention

Michigan Republicans held county conventions across the state Thursday, some of which featured a battle for delegates that will be crucial in deciding an attempted tea party challenge to Gov. Rick Snyder's running mate, Lt.

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Related Topix: Oakland County, MI, Rick Snyder, US Governors, Novi, MI, Milford, MI, White Lake, MI

WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

United Way Of Southwest Michigan Sets 2014 Fundraising Goal

The United Way of Southwest Michigan is working to raise $3.6 million in its 2014 campaign.

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Related Topix: Berrien County, MI, Cass County, MI, Benton Harbor, MI

Michigan Radio

Poverty rates are high in Michigan's rural counties

But a recent series in Bridge Magazine brought attention to poverty in rural communities in Michigan.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family

WFNT-AM Burton

AAA Michigan: Gas Prices Drop Nine Cents

Gas prices have dropped nine cents AAA Michigan reports. Michigan's current statewide average is just under $3.50 per gallon, about nine cents less than last week.

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MLive.com

Grand Valley State, Michigan dance students to perform at renewable energy center in Muskegon

Grand Valley State University's facility on the banks of Muskegon Lake is home to emerging technology, breakthrough research and a wide range of educational programs.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Muskegon, MI, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Grand Valley State University, Lake, MI, Entertainment

Sun Aug 17, 2014

WANE-TV Fort Wayne

Hatch Makes Appearance In Michigan Exhibition

Former Canterbury basketball standout Austin Hatch made his first appearance in a Michigan jersey Sunday night in Italy.

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Related Topix: Michigan Government

Lansing State Journal

Michigan police also militarizing with free federal surplus gear

Michigan police departments have armed themselves with grenade launchers, armored vehicles, automatic rifles and other equipment -- 128,000 items in all, worth an estimated $43 million -- under a federal program that allows police to obtain surplus gear free from the U.S. military.

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Related Topix: 9, Riot, Barry County, MI

Examiner.com

Movies Filmed in Michigan, Part IV: 1995-2000

Indoor multiplexes multiplied from almost 23,000 in 1990 to 35,600 in the year 2000; the number of drive-ins continued to decline .

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Sundance Film Festival, Movies, Entertainment

Detroit Free Press

You haven't lived here until ... You check out Michigan's 3 fish hatcheries

Fingerling lake trout at the Jordan River National Fish Hatchery, which produces more than 3 million trout annually.

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Related Topix: Chippewa County, MI, Otsego County, MI, Home Gardening, Home

Detroit Free Press

Michigan House Envy: Amenities, land make Rochester-area home ideal for outdoorsy bunch

This lakeside house is a celebration of cedar, from the cleansing scent when you first walk in, to the cedar log-and-stone exterior, to the cedar-sheathed walls and ceilings that line many rooms.

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Related Topix: Home Listing, Home

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