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Michigan’s most recent high school graduation and dropout rates didn’t change much from the year before. The four-year graduation rate was 79.65 percent in the 2015-16 school year, down slightly from the school year before. The dropout rate was 8.91 percent, down from 9.12 percent. The data was released by the Michigan Center for Educational … The post Michigan’s Annual Graduation & Dropout Rates Released appeared first on Keweenaw…
03.24 / 10:56
keweenawreport.com
You may not have known who "Brad's wife" was until recently, but if you've spent time on the internet in the last 24 hours, you've likely seen a mention of her on social…
Michael LaJoice apologized in court and says he's learned that money doesn't buy…
03.24 / 10:45
wlns.com
Brinton Cemetary in Coldwater Township is my family's cemetary and for the last few years, the flags and markers on the graves of veterans have been stolen.I personally, last year bought flags and markers for Memorial Day because the flags were not replaced and, after stopping there yesterday, I noticed that again all the markers are…
03.24 / 10:39
themorningsun.com
Michigan State University offered mid-Michigan residents a unique opportunity Wednesday. As part of its extension program, MSU held a cottage food law class, where attendees could learn how produce cottage foods, package/sell them and how to store and transport them. Cottage foods consist of jams and jellies, breads, cookies, dry herbs, cotton candy, popcorn and basically anything you would find at a farmer's…
03.24 / 10:39
themorningsun.com
Detroit police are looking for a missing 3-year-old boy and 1-year-old…
03.24 / 10:07
woodtv.com
The City of Battle Creek is working with Michigan State University to conduct a survey of users of the Battle Creek Transit system. If you’ve used the Tele-Transit system in the past year, you’ll receive a survey in the mail that can be turned in to a Transit Driver or mailed to MSU... Continue rea…
03.24 / 09:54
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In cooperation with the BCVision Small Business Action Team, Battle Creek's Generation E Institute is gathering volunteers who will mentor minority and women emerging business owners. The program comes as a result of a BCVision benchmarking study which shows a need for more entrepreneurs and small business owners... Continue…
03.24 / 09:54
wbckfm.com
Once a bear finds a bird feeder, it will keep coming…
03.24 / 09:37
wlns.com
Detroit police are asking for the public's help to find a missing 3-year-old boy and 1-year-old girl: Zamar Cox and Maria C…
03.24 / 09:34
wxyz.com
United Way of Gratiot and Isabella Counties held its annual meeting on Tuesday evening in Shepherd. During the meeting, four new Trustees were elected to two-year terms (2017-19), including: Erin Busch-Grabmeyer, St. Louis Public Schools; Sarah Ostahowski, Sarah's Law Firm; Jennifer White, McLaren Central Michigan, and Robin Whitmore, MidMichigan Medical…
03.24 / 09:30
themorningsun.com
Click on the bold scores for more details. Gibson Cup The Gibson Cup series opens tonight between the Portage Lake Pioneers and the Calumet Wolverines. Game one of the best-of-three set will start at 7:30 at Dee Stadium. Game two will be played tomorrow at the Colosseum. If needed, game three will be played Tuesday … The post Gibson Cup Series Opens Tonight – Friday Sports Wrap appeared first on Keweenaw…
03.24 / 07:38
keweenawreport.com
Businesses continue to pop up, especially in the larger cities in the U.P. We've rounded up some of the notable new businesses that arrived over the past year and those that are signaling continued economic growth in the Upper Peninsula for 2017.…
03.24 / 06:18
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Looking for comics but you don't know where to go to get your fix? Have no fear -- Black Ice Comics in Houghton has you…
03.24 / 06:18
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There is dining and then there is Tracey's, which is a step above the rest in Alger County and beyond. Outstanding food coupled with great…
03.24 / 06:18
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Looking for the newest dining experience in Marquette? Head over to the old Delft Theater in downtown to enjoy some fine…
03.24 / 06:18
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Vick went all Vince Carter circa 2000 and pulled off a 360 dunk, sending the crowd and his teammates into an absolute…
03.24 / 04:41
detroit.cbslocal.com
Listen Thursday for your chance to win tickets to see Andrea Bocelli at Little Caesars Arena on December…
03.24 / 04:41
detroit.cbslocal.com
The oldest, now 19, plans to attend college in the fall, court records show. Her 10-year-old brother has been…
03.24 / 04:22
on.freep.com
Orlando Ramos was one of three finalists for the superintendent's job in…
03.24 / 04:22
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