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Robot Accompanies Gov. Snyder On Annual Walk Across Mackinac Bridge

MACKINAC BRIDGE (WWJ) — Tens of thousands of people have taken part in the Labor Day walk across the Mackinac Bridge — and they were joined by one robot. 184 more words

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Officials Discuss Ideas Including Later School Days, Year-Round Classes

(WWJ) — With most kids in Michigan heading back to school this week, some people think it could be time to start considering a later start to the school day. 231 more words

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Higher Minimum Wage Rates Take Effect In Michigan

(WWJ/AP) — Workers who make minimum wage in Michigan will see an increase in payment, starting Monday. The state’s minimum wage increased from the current $7.40 per hour to $8.15 per hour on September 1. 399 more words

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Child Thrown Off Dirt Bike, Ran Over After Father 'Jumps' Hills On Side Of Road

MACOMB TOWNSHIP (WWJ) — A five-year-old child was thrown from a dirt bike while riding with their father on the side of Garfield Rd. in Macomb Township on Sunday afternoon. 237 more words

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Mortar Firework Ignites While Man Still Holds It, Loses Most Of His Hand

NEW HAVEN (WWJ) — Deputies were called to a home in the Village of New Haven over the weekend where they found a 37-year-old man on his knees in the front room of the house with a towel over his hand. 101 more words

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Thieves Drive Van Through Front Doors Of Emagine Canton Theater, Attempt To Steal ATM

CANTON (WWJ) — Police say two suspects drove a van through the front doors of the Emagine Theater on Ford Rd. in Canton on Monday morning. 201 more words

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Man Killed, Woman Injured In Fatal Barn Fire In Monroe County

EXETER TOWNSHIP (WWJ) — A studio-type apartment above a barn in Exeter Township caught fire, leaving one man dead and another woman injured in Monroe County early Monday morning. 112 more words

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