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  1. Community comes together after Bishop airport attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 20 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    People of all different faiths gathered to pray for Lt. Jeff Neville, the officer stabbed in the Wednesday morning attack, and his speedy recovery.

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  2. Prize money returning for elite Crim racers, Michigan contestantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | MLive.com

    After a one-year hiatus, the HAP Crim Festival of Races will be bringing back the prize purse for men's and women's elite 10-mile racers. "We already have so much talent in this state, and there are so many racers," said Andrew Younger, race director.

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  3. University of Michigan-Flint increasing tuition, room-and-boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | MLive.com

    UM-Flint is increasing tuition and fees by 4.1 percent in the lower division for in-state undergraduates - an increase of $450 per student.

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  4. 3 major changes announced for this year's Crim Festival of RacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 13 | WJRT

    We'll start with the course. Dredging of the Flint River happening downtown will alter the 10 mile route just a bit.

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  5. Woman in critical condition after shooting in Genesee TownshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 8 | MLive.com

    The boyfriend allegedly shot the woman. Township police learned of the incident after receiving a call from University of Michigan-Flint where the woman had been taken after the shooting.

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  6. Do's, don'ts of rainbow fire experimentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    A simple error sent two Virginia students to the hospital in 2015 and just last week a dozen preschoolers were burned when their teacher's experiment went awry. "They call it the rainbow flame demo or sometimes we see it as the fire tornado," said Monique Wilhelm, lab manager at the University of Michigan-Flint.

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  7. Growing danger: Rainbow flame experiment at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | FOX Carolina

    A simple error sent two Virginia students to the hospital in 2015 and just last week a dozen preschoolers were burned when their teacher's experiment went awry. "They call it the rainbow flame demo or sometimes we see it as the fire tornado," said Monique Wilhelm, lab manager at the University of Michigan-Flint.

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  8. Warning sent to students after man is seen with gun in downtown FlintRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | WJRT

    Police in Flint are looking for answers after the Michigan State University Police Department sent a warning out to students over the weekend. The post on Saturday afternoon warned of an "unknown man" seen with a handgun near the College of Human Medicine building downtown.

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  9. Police investigating incident near U of M-Flint campusRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    Police are still looking for information after a man, who possibly had a gun, was seen near the University of Michigan-Flint campus. It happened on Saturday, May 20, at around 2:30 p.m. at Union Street and Harrison Street at the State of Michigan building.

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  10. Digital addiction not taken seriously as a real conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | WJRT

    ... them 12 hours a day to the point of crippling his social skills. Marcus Paroske, a professor at University of Michigan Flint, says studies show incessant gamers' brains work similar to people with gambling addictions. "It makes perfect sense that ...

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  11. Flint daycare, preschool aims to mitigate effects of lead exposureRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Michigan Radio

    Every child who attends the Cummings Early Childhood Center in Flint lives in the city and was exposed to lead as a result of the Flint water crisis. That can have damaging effects on their development and growth.

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  12. To pay off student loan debt, Michigan woman wants to thank youRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | MLive.com

    Saddled with about $92,000 in outstanding college loans, those are questions Katie Curnow aims to answer. Katie Thanks You , the project Curnow recently started, has a simple premise: you donate money to help pay off Curnow's debt and she will express her gratitude.

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  13. The Nigeria Prize for Literature: 184 poets chase $100,000Read the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2017 | Vanguard

    The 184 entries selected to compete for this year's edition of the prestigious Nigeria Prize for Literature, sponsored by Nigeria LNG Limited, NLNG, were handed over to the Advisory Board of the prize. NLNG's General Manager, External Relations, Dr. Kudo Eresia-Eke and Chairman of the Advisory Board, Professor AyI BanjI, during the hand-over ceremony in Lagos.

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  14. Food, music and more highlighted at Taste of Culture in FlintRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | MLive.com

    People of all ethnic backgrounds learned and interacted with individuals from different countries at the third annual Communities First, Inc.'s Taste of Culture event in Flint. The event began at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 13 in the gymnasium of Greater Heights Academy in Flint.

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  15. 'Naked and Afraid' contestant found courage through anxiety, self-hateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | MLive.com

    Anxiety, an eating disorder and self-hate were the unlikely paths a Fenton woman took to tossing her clothes on national TV and appearing on a grueling episode of "Naked and Afraid." The show places a man and a woman, completely naked and with few tools, in the wilderness in various settings to see if they can endure for 21 days.

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  16. Program expansion adds patrolsRead the original story

    May 7, 2017 | Toledo Blade

    Additional patrols will be hitting the Flint River Trail in and around the city's downtown area after an expansion of a University of Michigan-Flint program. The university announced the addition of two golf carts for the River Trail Watchers program in partnership with several local community organizations and police departments, as well as new weekend patrols along 15 miles of the river.

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  17. Volunteers sought for Flint Tral River Watchers programRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2017 | MLive.com

    The newly expanded program Flint River Watchers program is searching for volunteers to help will patrols along the waterway over the summer months. Volunteers are needed from May through the end of October for the program in which participants on golf carts will patrol along University Avenue, from Mill Street to Ballenger Highway.

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  18. GM Opens Historic Durant-Dort Factory OneRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | The Auto Channel

    "Factory One sparked the global auto industry and was a catalyst in the formation of General Motors," said Mark Reuss, GM executive vice president of Global Product Development, Purchasing and Supply Chain, who championed the project. "It preserves the stories of the early visionaries who built a brand-new industry in this city, within the very walls of where it happened."

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  19. Help is available on the Flint River TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | WJRT

    People who use the Flint River Trail can be confident help is only a few minutes away if needed. Safety patrols have resumed there.

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  20. University of Michigan - Flint graduates excited about job prospectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2017 | WJRT

    On Sunday more than 850 graduates walked the stage at the Dort Federal Event Center in Flint. ABC 12 talked with them about their hopes for entering the work force post graduation.

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