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Breaking: Crime tape up in Mt. Morris Township

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Crime tape is up, and multiple officers are on the scene of a situation in Mt. Morris Township.

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Heat ramps up for Thursday & the weekend

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Why so many hurricanes?

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After a few months of relative quiet in the tropics, why have things suddenly taken a more active turn?

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Controversial art piece takes on Flint water crisis

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A sculpture piece at ArtPrize 2017 is centered around the Flint water crisis.

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Michigan official charged in Flint water case faces hearing

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A Michigan official blamed for the death of a man who had Legionnaires' disease faces a key hearing to determine whether he will face trial for involuntary manslaughter. 

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Study: Lead-tainted water may have played role in fertility, sudden infant deaths

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A recent study suggests that lead-tainted water in Flint may have played a key role in the city’s low fertility rates and sudden infant deaths. 

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Rehabilitation Reunion Open House open to everyone

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Former HealthSource Saginaw rehabilitation patients, their families, and everyone else has the chance to get together, talk about their accomplishments, and celebrate with food and prizes. 

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VOTE: Top 5 on 5: Best Apple Orchard

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It still feels like summer, but fall is nearly here. So in this week’s Top 5 on 5 we’re looking for the best apple orchard in the Tri-Cities and Genesee County. 

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Mid-Michigan community mourns trooper killed in crash

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Michigan State Police confirm that a trooper that grew up in Mid-Michigan has passed away as a result of a crash on the west side of the state.

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Board meeting gets heated amid missed Saginaw Schools payment deadline

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A local school board meeting got heated after a public call for a resignation. 

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Maria destroys homes, triggers flooding in Puerto Rico

Hurricane Maria, one of strongest hurricanes to ever hit Puerto Rico, made landfall in the U.S. territory as a Category 4 storm. (CNN) Hurricane Maria, one of strongest hurricanes to ever hit Puerto Rico, made landfall in the U.S. territory as a Category 4 storm. (CNN)
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The strongest hurricane to hit Puerto Rico in more than 80 years destroyed hundreds of homes, knocked out power across the entire island and turned some streets into raging rivers Wednesday in an onslaught that could plunge the U.S. territory deeper into financial crisis.

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Children among victims in list of Bay City overdose calls

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A Mid-Michigan city has released its list of overdose calls for 2017. 

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Own a piece of the Joe Louis Arena for $85

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The Detroit Red Wings said goodbye to Joe Louis Arena in April as they played their final game in the storied stadium. 

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Future of Flint water still up for debate

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Fireworks are expected as Flint’s finance committee prepares to talk about the quickly approaching deadline to choose a long-term water source.

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MAGNET busts marijuana operation at Shiawassee County home

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During their search of the home, police seized approximately 40-50 pounds of processed marijuana, 110 suspected marijuana plants, and approximately three pounds of butane honey oil. 

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Mexicans dig through collapsed buildings as quake kills 230

A bulldozer removes debris from a partially collapsed building after an earthquake in Mexico City, Tuesday. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell) A bulldozer removes debris from a partially collapsed building after an earthquake in Mexico City, Tuesday. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
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A magnitude 7.1 earthquake rocked central Mexico on Tuesday, killing at least 149 people as buildings collapsed in plumes of dust and thousands fled into the streets in panic.

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'Emotion' not fact: Court overturns child abuse conviction

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The Michigan appeals court has overturned the child-abuse conviction of a woman whose 11-month-old daughter died after swallowing a morphine pill. 

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Care under investigation after local horse euthanized

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Many are pleased to see the horse is no longer suffering from a medical condition that a veterinarian was treating for some time, but some are questioning the care the horse was receiving.

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Grand opening of research center in Grand Blanc

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An international vehicle technology firm is now setting up shop right in Mid-Michigan.

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New campaign to boost Saginaw riverfront is gaining steam

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A new campaign to boost a Mid-Michigan riverfront is gaining steam. 

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Flint man convicted in deadly 2012 home invasion

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A Mid-Michigan man could spend the rest of his life in prison after a jury convicted him of seven felonies related to a 2012 home invasion.

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Claims of students drag racing on M-13 raises concerns

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A potentially dangerous situation between a pair of Mid-Michigan schools after claims of students racing. 

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Fall colors could be coming early to the Mitten

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 This year it looks like we may see the fall colors peak earlier than normal, or maybe not at all...

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New Mid-Michigan online school outperforms hundreds across state

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A brand new online school in Mid-Michigan is out-performing hundreds of other schools across the state.

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Local healthcare center offering free digital mammograms

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A local healthcare center is offering free digital mammograms. 

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Snyder signs super PAC bills, cites improved reporting rules

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Gov. Rick Snyder has quickly signed into law contentious regulations for independent expenditure committees whose footprint in elections has grown since U.S. Supreme Court decisions seven years ago.

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McDonald’s employee honored for four decades of service

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A Mid-Michigan woman is celebrating her 40 years of service at the McDonald's on State Road in Davison.

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