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BALDWIN Twp. - The township’s two medical marijuana facilities were recently issued commercial facility permits to sell adult-use or recreational marijuana, and Zoning Administrator Mike Falle said it’s a good thing for the Baldwin Township’s downtown area.

LANSING – Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) and the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) recently signed a new memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the U.S. Department of Agriculture Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service Veterinary Services regarding th…

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The Michigan House unanimously passed legislation intended to update auto vehicles' weight standards so light truck and auto-certified mechanics could repair vehicles with a gross weight between 10,000 and 13,999 pounds.

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DETROIT, Feb. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Detroit Regional Convention Facility Authority (DRCFA) announced that on February 3, 2020 it defeased $25,150,000 of its outstanding debt which will save the state's taxpayers $17,016,000 over the life of the bonds. Since its inception in 2009, the DRCFA has saved Michigan taxpayers an estimated $108.6 million through effective management of financial resources. DRCFA is reporting strong financial progress for the world-class TCF Center in downtown Detroit with a focus toward becoming a self-sustaining facility by 2024. Images available at tcfcenterdetroit.com.

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SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Feb. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Lear Corporation (NYSE: LEA), a global automotive technology leader in Seating and E-Systems, announced today that it priced an underwritten public offering of $350 million in aggregate principal amount of 3.50% senior unsecured notes due 2030 and an additional offering of $300 million in aggregate principal amount of 5.25% senior unsecured notes due 2049. The offering is expected to close on February 24, 2020, subject to market conditions and other factors.

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WHITTEMORE – Sometimes in high school wrestling, the smallest things can lead to big consequences. Whittemore-Prescott, hosting a Division 4 team district on Thursday, narrowly edged Mio in the semi-finals 34-31 and took down Oscoda 48-24 in the championship to claim its second straight dist…

TAWAS CITY – With the regular season winding down, the Tawas Area boys basketball team just secured what was perhaps its signature win of the season Friday night. 

WHITTEMORE – Whittemore-Prescott trailed by as much as 12 points in its home North Star League Big Dipper game with Mio Friday night. The Cardinals stormed back to pull within three and even h…

Discussing mental health has become less taboo in modern culture than it used to be before, and that openness is now also crossing over into the workplace. However, many organizations still seem to be falling behind on this trend. From unrealistic, demanding deadlines to heavy workloads and long hours to even shifting performance priorities, there’s often never a shortage of stress at work.

On Jan. 14, Community Health published story titled "No More Body Shaming" that contained quotes from a source who levied unfounded allegations of impropriety against White Rock Montessori school in Dallas. Allegations that White Rock Montessori condoned or allowed instances of body shaming against students, and is now retaliating against the children of parents who raise such issues with the school, are unsubstantiated and solely the opinion of the source quoted in the story. Community Health apologizes to White Rock Montessori for any harm that has come to its reputation and its business as a respected educational institute as a result of the statements contained in the story.

It’s tax season once again, and stress levels are high. While you are plunging away those numbers and stressing about refunds and payments to the IRS, there are ways you can keep those anxieties under control.

As families come face to face with medical requirements every school year, the country is feeling the effects of a vaccine resistance movement that’s been decades in the making. In a climate of fake news and ever-growing misinformation that is spread online, it can be hard to decipher the false information from the truth. That’s why Facebook is taking a stand.

Whether you’re hitting the online slot machines in Las Vegas, racing in an old-school video games like “Mario Kart,” or having an augmented experience on your cellphone via “Pokemon Go,” internet gaming is just about everywhere these days.

While the weather on Oct. 31, 2019 brought in rain, wind and cold temperatures, that didn’t deter event goers from getting out and showing off their costumes. The annual event is sponsored by the East Tawas Business Association.

EAST TAWAS – The first rehearsal for Huron Shores Chorus’ annual spring program was held Sunday, Feb. 16 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Tawas Area Presbyterian Church, East Tawas.