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  1. Flint officials seeking to reconnect to Detroit water supplyRead the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | Northern Michigan News

    The Flint City Council has voted to stop using the Flint River as the city's primary source of water amid concerns surrounding the troubled municipal water system. The Flint Journal reports the council approved a resolution Monday to reconnect the city to Detroit Water and Sewerage Department.

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  2. Flint restructuring bonds to improve city's water systemRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 5 | Northern Michigan News

    The city of Flint is spending $2.24 million on immediate improvements to the city's water supply amid concerns that it's unsafe. Flint Emergency Manager Jerry Ambrose has authorized a restructuring of four Drinking Water Revolving Fund bonds, allowing money budgeted for debt service to be used on the city's troubled municipal water system.

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  3. No class at Flint-area school after 11-year-old boy slainRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Northern Michigan News

    A school has cancelled Thursday's classes so children can attend a memorial service for an 11-year-old student who was shot to death on the porch of a house in Flint. Twenty-four-year-old Tovonte Jones of Grand Blanc was arraigned Tuesday in Flint District Court on a second-degree murder charge.

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  4. Saginaw to help Genesee County test water treatment processRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Northern Michigan News

    Saginaw will help Genesee County test a new water treatment process that's proposed as part of a pipeline project to bring water from Lake Huron. Genesee County is building a new water treatment plant in conjunction with the Karegnondi Water Authority pipeline.

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  5. Man charged in fatal shooting of 11-year-old boy in FlintRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Northern Michigan News

    A 24-year-old man has been charged in the shooting death of an 11-year-old boy at a home in Flint. The Flint Journal reports that Tovonte Jones was arraigned via video Tuesday in Flint District Court on a second-degree murder charge.

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  6. Snowmobiler killed on frozen Houghton LakeRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Northern Michigan News

    A Flint man was killed in a snowmobile crash on Houghton Lake, according to the Roscommon County Sheriff's Office.

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  7. Police closing case of 1970 strangulation death of girl, 16Read the original story

    Feb 22, 2015 | Northern Michigan News

    Police are closing the case of the 1970 strangulation death of a 16-year-old girl who vanished from a home where she was babysitting in Flint and whose body was dumped on a farm. The Flint Journal reports city police are officially closing a homicide investigation into the death of Jan Logsdon, whose body was found in Genesee County's Vienna Township.

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  8. Man convicted at 3rd trial in strangulation death of womanRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Northern Michigan News

    A Flint man has been convicted at a third trial in the 2011 strangulation death of the sister of a Genesee County sheriff's deputy. The Flint Journal reports a jury on Thursday found 30-year-old Lorenzo Relerford Jr. guilty of first-degree felony murder in the death of 47-year-old Jeanne Hank of Grand Blanc.

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  9. Life in prison for man, 19, who killed 9-year-old witnessRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Northern Michigan News

    A Michigan man convicted of fatally shooting a 9-year-old boy who witnessed him kill two other men at an apartment in Flint has been sentenced to life in prison. Genesee County Circuit Judge Archie Hayman issued the sentence Monday to Deonte I. Gray.

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  10. Life in prison for man, 19, who killed 9-year-old witnessRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2015 | Northern Michigan News

    A man convicted of fatally shooting a 9-year-old boy who witnessed him kill two other men at an apartment in Flint has been sentenced to life in prison without parole. Genesee County Circuit Judge Archie Hayman issued the sentence Monday to Deonte I. Jones.

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  11. Detroit water officials offering Flint alternativesRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | Northern Michigan News

    Detroit water officials have offered Flint an alternative to using river water as the city continues to deal with its troubled municipal system. The Flint Journal reported Wednesday the Detroit Water & Sewerage Department says it would provide full service to Flint until a new water authority finishes a pipeline to Lake Huron.

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  12. Chevy Commons project expected to move forward in springRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Northern Michigan News

    The transformation of a major eyesore in Flint will begin this spring as the broken concrete of Chevy in the Hole is covered up and unwelcoming chain-link fences come down. The former General Motors industrial site is slated to become Chevy Commons - a natural park along the Flint River that's expected to include wetlands, woodlands, grasslands and other green areas.

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  13. Group to give away 200 cases of bottled water in FlintRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2015 | Northern Michigan News

    The M.A.D.E. Institute is giving free cases of water away from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at Second Chance Baptist Church in Flint. Leon El-Alamin tells MLive.com the group plans to have at least 200 cases of bottled water to give away on a first-come, first-served basis.

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  14. Charles 'Chuck' William StampRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | Northern Michigan News

    Charles "Chuck" William Stamp, of Marion, passed away Friday, February 13, 2015, at his home, surrounded by his family. He was 48. Chuck had resided in Marion since 2004, coming from Mesick, Michigan, and formerly from Flint, Michigan.

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  15. Flint man faces 3rd trial in strangulation death of womanRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | Northern Michigan News

    A Flint man is facing a third trial in the 2011 strangulation death the sister of a Genesee County sheriff's deputy. The Flint Journal reports jury selection is Wednesday for the trial of Lorenzo Relerford Jr. in the death of 47-year-old Jeanne Hank of Grand Blanc.

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  16. Flint residents, activists staging rally over water concernsRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | Northern Michigan News

    Activists and residents concerned about Flint's troubled municipal water system are staging a rally and march through the city's downtown. The Saturday afternoon event follows complaints about the water's taste, smell and appearance and reports of rashes and other health concerns.

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  17. Lawsuit: Utility worker sought sex for discount on serviceRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | Northern Michigan News

    A lawsuit says a Flint-area utility worker offered a woman discounted water and sewer service in exchange for sex. The Flint Journal reports the lawsuit filed last week in Genesee County Circuit Court seeks more than $25,000 for the woman from the Beecher Metropolitan District.

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  18. Snyder proposes $54B budget with focus on 3rd-grade reading, skilled trades, dental coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Northern Michigan News

    Gov. Rick Snyder says Michigan's current budget shortfall will be met by more than $102 million in spending cuts across state departments. Snyder signed an executive order Wed... CLEARWATER TOWNSHIP, Mich.

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  19. Consultants to evaluate Flint's water treatment effortsRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | Northern Michigan News

    The Flint Journal reports that experts from Veolia North America plan to meet Tuesday with officials and brief reporters. The consultants also are expected to give an initial report later this month.

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  20. Officials renew efforts to find girl who disappeared in 1998Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Northern Michigan News

    The Flint Journal reports Crime Stoppers of Michigan is offering a $2,500 reward for new information that will lead investigators to 14-year-old Coral Hall, who is presumed dead. Her body hasn't been found, but her grandmother is charged in her death.

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