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Michigan AG Files Charges Against Family in Hit-and-Run Death

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette has charged an area family for their part in a cover up of a hit-and-run death last year. Thirty-four-year-old Jeffrey Lee of Riley died after being struck by a black Chevy Silverado last September outside the Fraternal Order of Eagles on Dort Highway

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Meijer Announces Plans to Hire 4,800 in Michigan [Video]

Michigan-based retailer Meijer announced Wednesday that they are looking to hire 4,800 employees statewide and nearly as many as 10,000 across the Midwest. According to ABC 12, Meijer representative Frank Guglielmi said that people in our area will also benefit directly from this with the hiring of as many as 500 people in the 10 stores that help make up the Flint-Saginaw-Bay City market. Openings should be posted within the next few weeks. For more information, click here.

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AAA Michigan: Gas Prices Increase Eight Cents

Gas prices have increased AAA Michigan reports. Michigan's current statewide average is just under $3.59 per gallon, up eight cents from last week.

Of the cities surveyed by AAA Michigan, the cheapest price for self-serve unleaded fuel can be found in Traverse City where it's about $3

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Motorists Reminded to Use Seat Belts, Drive Sober Over Labor Day Holiday

Law enforcement from 150 local police departments, sheriff's offices and Michigan State Police are continuing a stepped up drunk driving and seat belt enforcement through the Labor Day holiday weekend

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Animal Expert, Educator Jeff Musial Talks with WFNT [Audio]

Animal expert and educator Jeff Musial spoke with WFNT 1470 about his upcoming show in Swartz Creek. Musial - who has been seen on Jimmy Fallon's The Tonight Show, The Today Show, VH1 and more - spoke about how he got started working with animals, whether or not he ever gets scared, some of the animals he works with, how he houses and transports them and more

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courtesy state Rep. Joe Graves
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Bill Introduced Establishes Back-to-School Tax Holiday

Legislation introduced by state Rep. Joe Graves would give parents and teachers a break from paying sales tax  on essential back-to-school supplies during the month of August.

Graves, a Republican from Argentine Township and representing the 51st House District, said suspension of the 6-percent sales tax on items for the classroom would help parents and teachers better prepare students for the coming year by saving them money on school-related purchases

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Convicted Serial Stabber Wants to be Transferred to Israeli Prison

Convicted serial stabber Elias Abuelazam wants to be sent back to his native country. ABC 12 reports that has filed a lawsuit against the federal government in hopes of being transferred back to Israel and a prison there. Abuelazam argues that he tried to kill someone in Israel months before he arrived in Flint. Abuelazam is suspected in 14 s

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A Bus Going South.., How Long Will It Take?

The Crim 10K run was held Saturday August 23, 2014 in Flint, Michigan. It is a grand event and has attracted athletes and spectators from around the world. It is one of the premiere events of the summer hosted by the city

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Bauman's Running and Walking Shop, Facebook
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Michigan Retailers Association, Flint & Genesee Chamber to Announce Buy Nearby Campaign

The Michigan Retailers Association and the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce are teaming up to announce the local launch of a Buy Nearby campaign.

A press conference is scheduled for Tuesday at the new Flint Farmers' Market where local leaders will be on hand to encourage local shoppers to Buy Nearby. Among those schedule

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Man Dies in Fatal Car Crash in Genesee County

A 23-year-old man died in a fatal car crash in Genesee County over the weekend. According to NBC 25, Richfield Township Police responded to East Mt. Morris Rd near Gale Rd on Friday night. The maroon Chevrolet the man was driving

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