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Bowl for Kids This Weekend

This weekend, UP Kids Big Brothers Big Sisters is holding their 22nd Annual Bowl for Kids fundraiser on Saturday at the Mine Shaft in Houghton. The purpose of the event is to raise funds for local mentoring programs. Program Director Maggie Munch says it is their biggest event of the …

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Support for Part-time Legislation

According to a statewide poll, more than half of Michigan voters support a ballot proposal that changes Michigan’s full time-legislature to a part-time body. The survey, from the Lambert, Edwards and Associates public relations firm, shows 53 percent of 600 likely voters support the switch, with only 30 percent opposing …

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Legislative Info Now Available to All

Michigan residents will now be able to stay more informed about how legislation changes throughout the committee process. As the state celebrates Sunshine Week, a national initiative to educate the public about the importance of open government, House Speaker Jase Bolger announced yesterday that amendments and bill substitutes adopted by …

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