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  1. Harbaugh mum on reported offerRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | The Madison Press

    Harbaugh has one season remaining on the $25 million, five-year contract he signed in January 2011. Several media outlets, including ESPN and the NFL Network, have reported Harbaugh has a six-year offer on the table from the Wolverines to return to Ann Arbor.

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  2. Oakland Raiders: Head Coaching Candidates if Harbaugh Goes to Michigan?Read the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | JustBlogBaby

    Dec 14, 2014; Seattle, WA, USA; San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh reacts in the first quarter against the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports Reports out of Ann Arbor that the University of Michigan has offered Jim Harbaugh a six-year, $48 million deal to be the head coach of their football program have added some momentum to speculation that Harbaugh might indeed choose to leave the NFL and return to the college ranks for his alma mater, a once-proud program that has fallen on rough times.

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  3. Great Lakes wolves ordered returned to endangeredaRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | Battle Creek Enquirer

    A federal judge has overturned an Obama administration decision to remove the gray wolf population in the western Great Lakes region from the endangered species list. Great Lakes wolves ordered returned to endangered list A federal judge has overturned an Obama administration decision to remove the gray wolf population in the western Great Lakes region from the endangered species list.

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  4. Report: Harbaugh's family, friends encouraging him to take UM jobRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MSNBC

    The will-he-or-won't-he spinning of the Wheel of Harbaugh has taken yet another turn, perhaps the most interesting and dramatic one in this whole extended soap opera. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN.com , and citing sources close to the situation, the family and friends of San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh "have been encouraging him to take the Michigan [head coaching] job , but he is torn because his heart is in the NFL."

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  5. Schostak won't run again for Michigan GOP chairRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WJRT

    Michigan Republican Party Chairman Bobby Schostak is not seeking another two-year term, which means someone else will lead the party through the 2016 election cycle. Schostak made the announcement Friday in an open letter to supporters.

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  6. Great Lakes wolves ordered returned to endangered listRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TwinCities

    In this Feb. 10, 2006, file photo provided by Michigan Technological University, a gray wolf is shown on Isle Royale National Park in northern Michigan. Six decades after gray wolves made their way to the park by crossing a Lake Superior ice bridge from Canada, the population is on the verge of dying out.

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  7. Senator Proos, Representative Genestki Not Pleased With Road PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    State Senator John Proos is not a fan of at least part of the road funding solution that passed the Legislature around 5:30 a.m. on Friday. The St. Joseph Republican voted against the bill to put a 1% increase in the sales tax on the May ballot because he doesn't think it is affordable by state residents.

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  8. Joique Bell Foundation Hosts Shop With A Cop EventRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    Dozens of children from the Benton Harbor area were treated to a free shopping trip on Friday, thanks to the Joique Bell Foundation. The charity founded by the Benton Harbor native and Detroit Lions running back sponsored a Shop with a Cop event at the Pipestem Avenue Meijer store.

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  9. Bevy of bills heading to governor's deskRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    A busy week in Lansing. Among the new legislation are bills on internet sales taxes, forest diversity rulings, invasive species laws and addition to when DNA samples are taken.

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  10. Michigan football has not contacted Tyrone Wheatley, but Buffalo Bills' RB coach would listenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2013 | The Post-Standard

    Tyrone Wheatley has not been contacted about the vacant head coaching job at the University of Michigan, but he said he would listen if he got the call. Wheatley, the Buffalo Bills running backs coach, starred at Michigan before spending 10 years in the NFL.

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  11. NFL or Michigan? Harbaugh said to be tornRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ESPN

    Adam Schefter discusses the latest news on 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh. Herm Edwards and Mark Dominik discuss which team is the best fit for Harbaugh, assuming he leaves the Niners.

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  12. Gov. Rick Snyder: Shared principles, leadership guided efforts to find road funding solutionRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | State of Michigan

    Bipartisan plan will fix roads, bridges and help schools, cities Friday, Dec. 19, 2014 LANSING, Mich. Michigan could get a long-term, comprehensive plan to improve its roads and bridges while helping schools, communities and public transportation, Gov. Rick Snyder said, saluting lawmakers for their bipartisan cooperation.

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  13. Andrew Heller: The deciders have decided to let you decide whether to fix the roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Michigan Republican Gov. Rick Snyder speaks during a press conference on the new road funding deal on December 18, 2014. (Fritz Klug A mere three years after Gov. Snyder proposed doing something about the roads, the Michigan Legislature - working through the night Thursday - approved a plan that could raise $1.2 billion for improvements to our pocked highways and byways.

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  14. VIDEO: West Coasters try some of Michigan's favorite foods for the first time everRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Metro Times

    Michiganders grow up consuming certain foods and beverages: Faygo, for instance, and coney dogs. But do you remember what it was like to taste these things for the first time? More importantly, do you think you'd still like them if you hadn't grown up eating them? Well, Movoto, the "fun" real estate blog , recently gathered together a few West Coasters who'd never before tried our regional eats and asked them to give 'em a go.

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  15. US Treasury selling remaining Ally stockRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | M2.com

    Ally Financial said the US Department of the Treasury has launched an offering to sell its remaining 54,926,296 shares of Ally common stock. Prior to this transaction, the US Treasury has received USD18.3 billion on a USD17.2 billion investment in Ally, representing excess proceeds of USD1.1 billion thus far.

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  16. Roundtable: Favorite B1G momentRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ESPN

    If there's one moment that I'll forever remember from the 2014 Big Ten season, it happened at Camp Randall Stadium on Nov. 15. That was the day Melvin Gordon went off the hinges, running for a then-record 408 yards vs. Nebraska. He averaged a ludicrous 16.3 yards per carry and scored four touchdowns in the most unstoppable individual performance you're ever likely to see.

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  17. 49ers' Jim Harbaugh on Michigan rumors: 'I'll only...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Harbaugh has one season remaining on the $25 million, five-year contract he signed in January 2011. Several media outlets, including ESPN and the NFL Network, have reported Harbaugh has a six-year offer on the table from the Wolverines to return to Ann Arbor.

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  18. Appeal filed opposing parole board's decision to free convicted Bay City murdererRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WJRT

    The Bay County Prosecutor's office has filed an appeal in circuit court, opposing a parole board's decision to free a convicted Bay City murderer. The Michigan Department of Corrections' parole board decided last month to release 42-year-old Clay Hayward.

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  19. University of Michigan official makes no bones about 'hating' RepublicansRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Deseret News

    This story is part of the Deseret News National Edition , which focuses on the issues that resonate with American families. It's a good thing to "hate Republicans," said the chairwoman of the University of Michigan's communications department in an op-ed article published In These Times this week.

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  20. Watch Michigan State Trooper surpise Flint boy with ultimate early Christmas giftRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MLive.com

    A Michigan State Trooper went above the call of duty to surprise an 8-year-old Flint boy and bring him his ultimate Christmas wish one week early. On Thursday, Dec. 19, Michigan State Trooper Rick Jones surprised JayShawn Sutton with a rare and hard-to-find Dark Skylander Trap game for his PlayStation 3. Jones gave the gift to the third grader in hopes of making one of his Christmas wishes come true.

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