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Higher Education Funding In State Budget Discussed

When lawmakers return to Lansing next week, they’ll resume work on the 2016 budget, including higher education funding. The Michigan House and Senate have different versions, with the Senate so far agreeing with the Governor’s proposal which increases funding two percent, but the House cutting that in half, to just …

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‘Palcohol’ Ban Pushed

It’s marketed at “Palcohol.”   And it has some parents and others worried. Essentially, it’s powdered alcohol. Just add water and ‘voila.’   Instant alcohol. It’s not readily available in the US, but a Grand Ledge lawmaker has launched an effort to outlaw it in Michigan before it can hit the store shelves. State …

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Tigers Win Season Opener – Tuesday Sports Wrap

Click on the highlighted scores for full stories. MLB David Price pitched shutout ball into the ninth inning, and the Detroit Tigers opened their season with a 4-0 victory over the Minnesota Twins yesterday. Joe Nathan replaced Price with two outs in the ninth, and struck out Torii Hunter to …

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