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Did a Snow Plow Take Out Your Mailbox?

With the massive amounts of snow, the county plows have been working tirelessly to clear the roads. But with such a massive clean-up effort, some collateral damage is to be expected. Here's info on what you can do if you lost your mailbox in the "Polar Vortex."

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Flint EM Darnell Earley Updates Snow Removal, City Council Meetings and More at Briefing

Flint Emergency Manager Darnell Earley held a news briefing Thursday morning where he gave updates on snow removal, the next city council meeting and more.

Earley, along with Mayor Dayne Walling, asked for residents patience as the city works to remove all of the snow according to MLive.

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Breaking: Eastbound I-69 at Dort Highway Closed Down

Update: As of 9:30 a.m., eastbound I-69 has been reopened although still with extremely icy conditions which is believed to have led to the accident. Be careful out there!

Eastbound I-69 at Dort Highway in Flint is closed down due to an accident. According to WN

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Flint Emergency Manager to Hold Briefing and Update Snow Removal

Emergency Manager Darnell Earley will hold a briefing Thursday morning at Flint City Hall where he is expected to give an update on snow removal from last weekend's winter storm.

Earley will also update a lawsuit filed against the City by retirees, talk about the Blue Ribbon Committee and discuss the next city council meeting

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Man Reports Being Shot While Shoveling Snow

A man has told police he was shot while shoveling snow.

According to WNEM, the man was shoveling late Sunday afternoon when he was struck in the thigh and a finger. He told authorities he didn't know who shot him and was taken to the hospital for treatment where he is listed in

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Weather Forces Delay in Trash Pickup for Flint

Due to the hazardous weather conditions, waste collection in Flint will not take place on Tuesday, January 7, 2014.

Republic Services of Flint has continued a suspension of its operations in Flint due to the extremely cold temperature and the negative effect it has on both the safety of crews and vehicles

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Flint Records Over 16 Inches of Snow, Most Since 1975

If you've been thinking, "I don't remember a winter storm this bad," your hunch was right. The National Weather Service says Flint hasn't seen this much snow since 1975, but where does it rank in our recorded history?

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City of Flint Issues Snow Advisory to Residents

Update: Due to the hazardous road conditions, Flint City Hall will be closed to the public for normal business operations on Monday, January 6th. The City of Flint is also advising residents that the plowing of residential streets will begin some time in the evening on Monday and is estimated to take up to 48 hours to complete the entire city.

The City o

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U.S. Rep. Dan Kildee Invites Author Who Bashed Flint For Visit

Congressman Dan Kildee has invited PolicyMic author Laura Dimon to come and visit Flint.

Dimon wrote an article titled "This is America's Most Apocalyptic, Violent City - And You've Probably Never Heard Of It." It's since been reported that Dimon never even visited Flint.

In a tweet to Dimon, Kildee says "Name a date @LauraDimon, and I'll happily show you the

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Man Arrested in Flint for Impersonating a Federal Officer

The City of Flint Police Department announced Monday that they had arrested a man for allegedly Impersonating a Federal Officer.

According to a news release, three separate incidents had been reported in which the suspect approached vehicles and identified himself as a law enforcement officer

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