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State Democrats Not Backing Sales Tax Hike

The ballot proposal to raise the state sales tax to improve Michigan roads is not generating the support of some top Democrats. Michigan U.S. Senator Gary Peters says he doesn’t like the sales tax option and the May 5th referendum itself represents a failure of leadership by Governor Rick Snyder …

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Snowmobile Death In Alger County

One man is dead after he lost control of his snowmobile Thursday afternoon in Alger County. The Alger County Sheriff’s Office say the accident happened around 5:00p.m. on the north side of Trail 417 near Deerton Road. 44-year-old Jeffrey Togstad from Wisconsin was pronounced dead at the scene. Togstad was …

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M-28 Reopened

If you’re heading east today, you’ll be happy to know that Highway M-28 between Marquette and Munising is open for traffic. Officials reopened the stretch between Kawbawgam Road in Marquette County and the City of Munising in Alger County around 5:00p.m. yesterday. The road had been closed throughout the day …

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