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  1. Police investigate fatal shooting in FlintRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 21 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    The shooting happened around noon on Sat. May 21 at the Fly City Car Wash on the 1600 block of Saginaw Street.

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  2. Flint activist Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha has book dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    The pediatrician who helped reveal the deadly levels of lead in the water of Flint, Michigan, has a book deal. Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha is working on a "definitive first-hand account" of the crisis that has inspired outrage nationwide, publisher One World announced Friday.

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  3. Serving the curve for 100 years.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    Koegel Meats of Flint is celebrating 100 years in business. The Koegel story began during the last century when Albert Koegel trained to become a "Master Sausage Maker" in an apprenticeship program in Germany.

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  4. Snoop Dogg, ex-NBA player Peterson host game to help FlintRead the original story

    Thursday May 19 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    Rapper Snoop Dogg and former Toronto Raptors player Morris Peterson are hosting a celebrity basketball game to help Flint amid the city's crisis with lead-tainted water. Snoop Dogg met with Flint Mayor Karen Weaver in January during a water drive in the city.

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  5. This 2015 image shows a sample of Flint's water.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    The Baltimore-based civil rights organization says Wednesday that the suit seeks property damages, pain and suffering damages, emotional distress damages and medical monitoring for Flint residents and businesses. The NAACP is seeking class-action status in what is just the latest civil suit to be filed over the crisis.

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  6. Mateen Cleaves faces key hearing in JuneRead the original story

    Tuesday May 17 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    A hearing is planned next month to determine whether former Michigan State basketball star Mateen Cleaves will stand trial on sexual assault charges. Cleaves didn't appear at a scheduling hearing Tuesday in his hometown of Flint where the June 28 preliminary hearing date was set but his lawyer said he was at the courthouse.

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  7. As warmer weather nears information available regarding Legionnaire's DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    As Legionnaires' disease is more common during the warmer months when temperatures are ideal for growth of the bacteria that cause the disease , the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, Genesee County Health Department, and Wayne State University are releasing information for Flint residents about what they can do to protect themselves. "We continue to work with our partners in Flint to ensure residents have access to the health information and services that they need, including resources related to Legionella," said Nick Lyon, director of the MDHHS.

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  8. 50th high school reunion coming up in FlintRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    If you were a member of the Class of 1966 in Flint, get ready for the big 50th reunion celebration. Graduates of Northern, Central, Southwestern and Northwestern high schools will gather for a reunion weekend August 12th through 14th at Signature Chop House on Pierson Road in Flushing.

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  9. JK Rowling honored by PEN for literary and humanitarian workRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    J.K. Rowling's passion for free expression is so strong it extends to someone she'd otherwise not care to discuss: Donald Trump. Speaking Monday night before hundreds gathered for PEN America's annual gala at the American Museum of Natural History, the "Harry Potter" author noted that she opposed a recent petition calling for banning the presumptive Republican presidential nominee from entering the United Kingdom, saying such actions endangered everyone's rights.

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  10. Source: WNEMRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    State data shows Michigan has spent millions to pay government workers scrambling to provide water, filters and other resources after lead contaminated Flint's water. Michigan has spent more than $3.6 million for things like distributing and sampling water and administrative work.

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  11. Bar shut down after several 911 callsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    A Mid-Michigan bar was shut down after police received several 911 calls at the establishment since it opened last year. The Uptown Sports Bar and Grill in Flint has been the scene of a homicide, violent assaults, carjackings, firearm violations, drug use, and other activities that threaten the public since it opened in April 2015, the Genesee County Prosecutor's Office said.

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  12. Lawsuit seeks quicker action on clean Flint drinking waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    A federal judge is being asked to force state and city officials to move more quickly in bringing clean drinking water to Flint homes. Arguments were heard Friday in U.S. District Court in Detroit in a lawsuit filed by Flint residents and civil rights groups.

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  13. Effort making higher ed more accessible in northern MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    Students at North Central Michigan College in Petoskey now will be able to earn a bachelor's degree in nursing, applied science or business administration from the University of Michigan-Flint while staying closer to home. A new arrangement allow students to earn their associate degree taking classes at North Central and then use those credits toward the three University of Michigan-Flint bachelor's degree programs.

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  14. Mid-Michigan residents charged with illegal gamblingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    Two Flint residents were arraigned May 5 in 67th District Court, Flint, on multiple felony and high court misdemeanor charges for allegedly conducting an illegal gambling operation last year at an internet caf adjacent to the bingo hall at Ben Agree Hall, 3549 S. Dort Highway, Flint. Charges were filed against David M. Slaughter, 60, and Beverly D. Davis, 41, after investigators from the Attorney General's Office and the MGCB found more than 40 slot-style gaming terminals inside the bingo hall's caf area in 2015.

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  15. Fear of violence leads to weight problems for some girlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    Young African-American women who live in fear of the violence in their neighborhoods are more likely to become obese when they reach their 20s and 30s, new research from the University of Michigan shows. The community-based study in Flint, Mich., reveals that African-American girls who express fear about their violent surroundings at age 15 experienced a larger increase in body mass index from ages 21 to 32, the U-M School of Public Health researchers found.

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  16. Dogs in Flint getting tested as well for lead toxicityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    Humans aren't the only victims of the water crisis in Flint, as pets also may have been exposed to the toxic lead. An effort coordinated by Michigan State University is now helping dogs get tested.

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  17. Flint-area Land Bank getting millions more to rid blightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 9 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    The Genesee County Land Bank Authority says the additional money from the federal government raises the aid to nearly $49 million to demolish more than 3,700 homes in and around Flint. More than 900 are expected to be demolished before the end of the year.

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  18. In Flint crisis, questions grow over quest for pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 9 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    With drab olive chairs and worn carpet, the conference room in the low-slung administrative building near the Genesee County wastewater treatment plant isn't fancy, but it showcases one of Jeff Wright's greatest treasures: Permit No. 2009-001.

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  19. File photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has announced $10 million in funding for 10 health centers in Michigan, including a system that serves Flint. The department says Wednesday that the funding is for facility renovation, construction or expansion.

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  20. Stock photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    A Mid-Michigan health center received a boost in funding on Thursday as a federal health official paid a visit to the Vehicle City. A high ranking official with the Department of Health and Human Services was in Flint to discuss the water crisis.

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