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Michigan’s Water Strategy released - July 27, 2016 at 11:25 pm
To provide a road-map for the wise management, use and protection of Michigan’s water resources, the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality’s Office of the Great Lakes Wednesday released the second part of Michigan’s Water Strategy. This part of the Water Strategy identifies the untapped potential of the revitalization of Michigan’s waterfronts and sustainable development of Michigan’s top water-based industries, as well as the promotion of water-based recreation. The Water Strategy Read more…
MDHHS launches anti-drug media campaign - July 27, 2016 at 11:24 pm
In an effort to raise awareness among teens, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) recently launched a statewide media campaign to emphasize the health and personal consequences of drug use. To best reach teenagers with this message, the media campaign is running on television, online, and is being highlighted in movie theatres throughout the summer. The spot is available for viewing on the MDHHS YouTube channel. For Read more…
St. Joseph Municipal Big Band Concert scheduled for Sunday - July 27, 2016 at 11:23 pm
The City of St. Joseph Municipal Big Band Concert is being held Sunday, July 31 at 9 p.m. Regular concerts will continue to be held at 3:30 & 7:30 pm that evening and throughout the summer.
Southwest Michigan fruit regional report released - July 27, 2016 at 11:22 pm
The Michigan State University Extension released their Southwest Michigan fruit regional report which revealed that blueberry and peach harvests are in full swing. Spotted wing Drosophila numbers are up as the fly is coming off of wild fruit. As for apple harvest dates, in central Berrien County Aug. 30 is the predicted harvest date for McIntosh, Sept. 16 for Jonathan and Sept. 22 for Red Delicious. Harvest is about five Read more…
Michigan firm to develop Gary/Chicago Airport Master Plan - July 27, 2016 at 11:21 pm
A Michigan firm that plans to involve several Hoosier sub-contractors has been selected to develop an updated master plan for the Gary/Chicago International Airport Authority in Indiana. Jacobsen/Daniels Associates beat out two other finalists for the $870,000 contract. The plan has not been updated since 2001 and has been delayed awaiting last year’s completion of the $174 million runway extension.
- Second Dispensing Organization Authorized in Florida
Florida’s Department of Health has granted its second dispensing authorization for medical marijuana
It’s Tesla Motors’ biggest bet yet: A massive, $5 billion factory in the Nevada desert that could almost double the world’s production of lithium-ion batteries by 2018
Sgt. Reckless carried over 9,000 pounds of ammunition against enemy fire.
VP candidate Tim Kaine talks to ABC’s David Muir.