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  1. Religious pharmacist refuses to dispense drugRead the original story

    Yesterday | WAAY

    ... and is willing to go to court if need be to keep what happened to her from happening to another woman. Peterson, of Ionia, Michigan, was out of town and away from the pharmacy that she usually uses, so she called the pharmacy at Meijer, a 230-store ...

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  2. Religious pharmacist refuses to give woman prescription drug to treat her miscarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    ... and is willing to go to court if need be to keep what happened to her from happening to another woman. Peterson, of Ionia, Michigan, was out of town and away from the pharmacy that she usually uses, so she called the pharmacy at Meijer, a 230-store ...

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  3. Woman denied miscarriage medication from Meijer workerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WHTC

    The American Civil Liberties Union is filing a complaint against Meijer after a pharmacy worker reportedly refused to fill an Ionia woman's prescription to help her following a miscarriage. Rachel Peterson says it happened at the Meijer location in Petoskey, and that the pharmacist told her he would not give her the medicine because he thought she planned to use it for an abortion.

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  4. Michigan Pharmacist Refused to Dispense Miscarriage Medication, Citing Religious BeliefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | The New York Times

    A Michigan woman said she was denied a medication for her miscarriage by a pharmacist at a supermarket who refused to fill the prescription because of his religious beliefs, then declined to help her obtain the drug elsewhere. The woman, Rachel Peterson, 35, of Ionia, Mich., became pregnant earlier this year, but an ultrasound at the end of June revealed that the fetus no longer had a heartbeat.

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  5. Immigration Detention Center Proposed For MIRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    In west Michigan, the Immigration Centers of America has proposed converting the former Deerfield Correctional Center in Ionia into a federal immigration detention center. Dennis Muchmore, who represents the Immigration Centers of America, told Michigan News Network this week it would cost about $35 million.

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  6. A public hearing to consider the possible parole of Reginald Nelson, #233909Read the original story

    Saturday Sep 29 | State of Michigan

    The Michigan Parole Board will hold a public hearing on Thursday, October 25, 2018 to consider the possible parole of Reginald Nelson, #233909. It will be held at 9:00 a.m. at the Handlon Michigan Training Center; Richard A. Handlon Correctional Facility in Ionia, Michigan.

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  7. A public hearing to consider the possible parole of Laymon Sales, #178711Read the original story

    Saturday Sep 29 | State of Michigan

    The Michigan Parole Board will hold a public hearing on Thursday, October 11, 2018 to consider the possible parole of Laymon Sales, #178711. It will be held at 9:00 a.m. at the Handlon Michigan Training Center; Richard A. Handlon Correctional Facility in Ionia, Michigan.

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  8. A public hearing to consider the possible parole of Larry Carter, #258499Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 27 | State of Michigan

    The Michigan Parole Board will hold a public hearing on Thursday, October 11, 2018 to consider the possible parole of Larry Carter, #258499. It will be held at 11:00 a.m. at the Handlon Michigan Training Center; Richard A. Handlon Correctional Facility in Ionia, Michigan.

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  9. Powerball ticket worth $1 million expires todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | MLive.com

    ... all five white numbers drawn -- 08-10-21-23-25 -- for the drawing on Sept. 27, 2017. The ticket was purchased at the Ionia Marathon, located at 121 North Dexter Street in Ionia. Powerball tickets must be claimed within one year of the drawing date ...

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  10. Someone is 1 day away from losing $1 million Powerball prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 26 | WJRT

    Someone who bought a lottery ticket in Ionia 364 days ago is on the verge of losing a chance to become an instant millionaire. A Powerball ticket sold at the Ionia Marathon at 121 N. Dexter St. in Ionia for the Sept.

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  11. Religious Op-Ed written by Ionia Public Schools superintendent causes controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 25 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    An op-ed article in the Ionia Sentinel-Standard is getting a lot of buzz more than a month after it was published. Ron Wilson has written in the Op-Ed column for years, but many say the the piece last month crossed the line of separation of church and public schools.

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  12. A public hearing to consider the possible parole of James Gleason, #202403Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 25 | State of Michigan

    The Michigan Parole Board will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 to consider the possible parole of James Gleason, #202403. It will be held at 9:00 a.m. at the Handlon Michigan Training Center; Richard A. Handlon Correctional Facility in Ionia, Michigan.

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  13. Antonia Kay Strand AdamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | MDJonline.com

    ... was preceded in death by her father, Sigurd, in 1977 and her mother, Fannie Mae, in 2012. Antonia (Toni) was born in Ionia, Michigan to Sigurd and Fannie Mae Strand on September 19, 1945. She graduated from Ionia High School in 1963 and from Central ...

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  14. A public hearing to consider the possible commutation of sentence for Charles Calloway, #122846Read the original story

    Sep 20, 2018 | State of Michigan

    The Michigan Parole Board will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 to consider the possible commutation of sentence for Charles Calloway, #122846. It will be held at 11:00 a.m. at the Handlon Michigan Training Center; Richard A. Handlon Correctional Facility in Ionia, Michigan.

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  15. Dr. Russel D. Warren, D.D.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2018 | Clare County Review

    Dr. Russel D. Warren, D.D.S., 56 of Beaverton, Michigan passed over on Saturday, September 15, 2018, at Mid-Michigan Medical Center, Midland after a short battle with cancer. He was born on June 15, 1962, the son of Roger & Doris Warren in Ionia, Michigan.

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  16. A public hearing to consider the possible parole of Carlos Soto, #221824Read the original story

    Sep 8, 2018 | State of Michigan

    The Michigan Parole Board will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 to consider the possible parole of Carlos Soto, #221824. It will be held at 11:00 a.m. at the Handlon Michigan Training Center; Richard A. Handlon Correctional Facility in Ionia, Michigan.

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  17. A public hearing to consider the possible commutation of sentence for Leonard Stewart, #244075Read the original story

    Sep 7, 2018 | State of Michigan

    The Michigan Parole Board will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 to consider the possible commutation of sentence for Leonard Stewart, #244075. It will be held at 9:00 a.m. at the Handlon Michigan Training Center; Richard A. Handlon Correctional Facility in Ionia, Michigan.

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  18. Heat forces Ionia schools to dismiss students early, cancel afternoon programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2018 | MLive.com

    Due to high temperatures and humidity in classrooms, Ionia Public Schools dismissed students early Wednesday and canceled some afternoon programs.

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  19. The economics behind the prison strike: An inmate's guide to earning 24 cents per hourRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2018 | Salon.com

    ... you read here free. Learn How Inmates work on staining cabinet doors at the Habitat for Humanity Prison Build at the Ionia Correctional Facility in Ionia, Mich. I was in the top earning bracket in prison. According to the state, I'm worth a few ...

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  20. A public hearing to consider the possible commutation of sentence for Thomas Morris, #220878Read the original story

    Aug 26, 2018 | State of Michigan

    The Michigan Parole Board will hold a public hearing on Thursday, September 13, 2018 to consider the possible commutation of sentence for Thomas Morris, #220878. It will be held at 11:00 a.m. at the Handlon Michigan Training Center; Richard A. Handlon Correctional Facility in Ionia, Michigan.

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