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  1. MSU Student Riding Bike to Final Four in IndianapolisRead the original story

    23 min ago | 760 WJR

    A Flushing High School graduate is using Michigan State University's run to the Final Four as training for a planned 6,500-mile bike ride this summer for a good cause. Related: Bike ride of 6,500 miles honors Flushing friend, raises money for teen heart screenings Derek Blalock, 21, a senior marketing major living in East Lansing, said he was at a friend's off-campus apartment watching the Elite Eight game with a group of around eight people Sunday afternoon.

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  2. Police investigating death of West Michigan manRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... went to check on Nelson after he failed to show up at a friend's house for dinner and discovered his body. The Michigan State Police believe Nelson was killed during a break-in sometime between Sunday evening and Monday morning. State Police say ...

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  3. Tim Drevno says all Michigan QBs have shot at starting job, including frosh Zach GentryRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | MLive.com

    Michigan will close spring practice Saturday with its annual spring game event at Michigan Stadium, and it'll do so without a true starting quarterback. The Wolverines have completed 13 of their 15 spring workouts -- the final two coming Thursday and Saturday.

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  4. Learn about Nexteer, XALT job opportunities, accelerated trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | MLive.com

    Great Lakes Bay Michigan Works! is hosting informational sessions for anyone who is interested in learning about job opportunities with Nexteer Automotive and XALT Energy and Fast Start training programs to help prepare applicants. The next informational sessions are to take place at 1 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. Monday, April 6, at the Great Lakes Bay Michigan Works! Saginaw Service Center, 312 E. Genesee Ave. The session beginning at 1 p.m. is to focus on XALT jobs, said Sharon Reed, Workforce Investment Act program manager.

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  5. Sufjan Stevens' new album 'Carrie and Lowell' on track to be his most highly acclaimed...Read the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | MLive.com

    ... Brooklyn, where he runs his record label, Asthmatic Kitty. Previous records focused on literal states ("Illinois," "Michigan") and/or mythology and religion. "Carrie and Lowell" is his most personal work; named after his mother and stepfather, it ...

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  6. Kalamazoo River may be redirected at Otsego Township damRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | MLive.com

    The dam, located on River Road near the Bittersweet Ski Resort, is crumbling and no longer generates power or holds back water. But the structure that's left still serves an important function by keeping contaminated sediments from flooding downstream, closer to Lake Allegan and Lake Michigan.

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  7. Hypothermia caused death of man found along road in Vicksburg in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | MLive.com

    An autopsy report for Mark A. Witczak lists his cause of death as hypothermia due to environmental exposures, said Laura Eller, spokeswoman for the Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine.

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  8. Hearing Adjourned For Man Charged In Death Of Hamburg Police SergeantRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WHMI-FM Howell

    ... 7th, allowing his attorney additional time to prepare. Probable cause hearings are a relatively new procedure in Michigan courts aimed at streamlining the court process by allowing defense attorneys to work out issues before trial, including waiving ...

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  9. Elaine (Pritchard) Allchin, 92, Retired BookkeeperRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Patch.com

    ... Barbara (Pritchard) Ingraham and her husband Gary Ingraham and her nephew Dennis Pritchard and his wife Becky of Michigan. Born on June 24, 1922 in Grand Rapids, MI, she was the daughter of the late Rena and Lynn Pritchard and was pre-deceased by ...

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  10. Michigan State title would be worth $1 million to Las Vegas casino ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Michigan State coach Tom Izzo speaks to fans gathered at the Breslin Center on Sunday, March 29, 2015, in East Lansing, Mich., to celebrate the team's win over Louisville in an NCAA men's college basketball tournament regional championship game earlier Sunday in Syracuse, N.Y. Derek Stevens didn't need to fill out a bracket to become a big winner in the NCAA Tournament. He's got a $1 million payout waiting if Michigan State keeps defying the odds and wins the national championship.

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  11. 20 years later, man's cherished gold ring discovered by county workersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MLive.com

    ... to create policy. With no apparent future in the county, Joshua flew to Chicago and eventually made his way to West Michigan, where his sister and her husband already lived. Joshua befriended an owner of an Indian jewelry shop in Chicago some time ...

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  12. College Football Teams Use Girlfriends As Recruiting ToolsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | National Public Radio

    A University of Michigan football coach recently sent a note to the girlfriend of a top recruit, asking the young woman to convince her boyfriend to play for the Wolverines. It's not the first time a college coach has used the girlfriend of a prospect to secure a commitment from the player.

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  13. Ann Arbor's Don Chisholm to receive 2015 National Jazz Hero AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MLive.com

    On this first day of Jazz Appreciation Month , the Jazz Journalists' Association has announced that local property developer Don Chisholm will receive its 2015 National Jazz Hero Award to recognize his "years of generous service and philanthropy for jazz and musical theatre in Ann Arbor." Chisholm's award will be presented on Sunday, May 26, 2015 at Kerrytown Concert House , in conjunction with pianist Ellen Rowe's "Art of the Trio" concert at 4 p.m. Members of the Southeastern Michigan Jazz Association , as well as Don Chisholm's Friends of Jazz at KCH and the U-M School of Music, Theatre and Dance, will make the presentation.

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  14. Latest Michigan sportsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... Pirates rotation. Worley will pitch out of the bullpen at the start of the season. Now the league has Wisconsin and Michigan State advancing to a Final Four, which is hosted in the middle of Big Ten country in Indianapolis. The Big Ten's showing had ...

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  15. Wolverines strike early Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | RecordNET

    STOCKTON – There is a reason Sierra College is the second-ranked softball team in Northern California and sixth statewide. Sierra leadoff hitter Kasie Trezona hit the second pitch of the game over the fence to set the tone for an 8-0 win over Delta in a Big 8 Conference game Tuesday at the Bucky Layland Softball Complex.

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  16. Outdoor Podcast Channel Provides One Stop Listening For Outdoors ShowsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... Lisa Montgomery. Opening topics include fishing in Belize, deer ticks and Lyme Disease, turkey hunting public land, Michigan's firearm opener, and hitchhiking fish and Sherpa Gobies. Listeners can download each shows' episodes and subscribe to the ...

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  17. ISS Hockey Releases ISS Top 30 For April, Rankings Of Top Prospects For 2015 NHL DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... - WHL 9 - Provorov, Ivan - LD - Brandon - WHL 10 - Zacha, Pavel - C - Sarnia - OHL 11 - Werenski, Zack - RD - Michigan - BigTen 12 - Konecny, Travis - C - Ottawa - OHL 13 - Connor, Kyle - C - Youngstown - USHL 14 - Bittner, Paul - LW - Portland - ...

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  18. It is April Fools' Day for Chicago artRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... ones. However, between the east-west streets of Harrison and Congress Parkway, and the north-south streets of Michigan Avenue and Columbus Drive there are metallic lilies and a metallic hedgerow. These are sculptures by Dessa Kirk and Lucy ...

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  19. Exit Hugh Jackman, Enter Josephine Baker: Cush Jumbo's Changing TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Deadline

    One of the many things I never knew until I saw Cush Jumbo 's show Josephine And I is that Josephine Baker sang Bob Dylan's "The Times They Are A Changin'" at Carnegie Hall in a triumphant 1973 concert. She didn't shed her clothes, shake a banana skirt or summon African spirits.

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  20. Cornell U Grows As Hub For Ottoman And Turkish StudiesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Groong

    ... screenings and lectures. Two more events are scheduled this spring: Fatma Muge Göcek (University of Michigan) will speak on "Denial of Violence: Ottoman Past, Turkish Present, and Collective Violence against the Armenians" on April 7; ...

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