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  • Memorial Day weekend MDOT roadwork removed for most projects - May 24, 2017 at 3:26 am

    This Memorial Day weekend, the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is removing lane restrictions on almost 70 percent of its road and bridge projects statewide to ease traffic delays for holiday travelers. Beginning at 3 p.m. Friday, May 26, and continuing until 6 a.m. Tuesday, May 30, 78 out of 111 projects statewide will have lane restrictions removed. While motorists will see suspended operations in most MDOT construction zones for Read more…

  • A.G. Schuette announces settlement with Target - May 24, 2017 at 3:25 am

    On Tuesday, Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette announced that his Corporate Oversight Division – along with attorneys general of 46 other states and the District of Columbia – negotiated an $18.5 million settlement with the Target Corporation to resolve the states’ investigation into the retail company’s 2013 data breach. Michigan will receive just over $399,400 from the settlement. Michigan’s portion of the settlement will go to the state General Fund.

  • MiOFO announces first annual David Pollie Classic essay contest - May 24, 2017 at 3:24 am

    Michigan Operation Freedom Outdoors (MiOFO) has announced its first annual David Pollie Classic essay contest. MiOFO will award an Action Trackchair – an all-terrain wheelchair that helps those with mobility challenges enjoy the outdoors – to one contest winner who has the medical need for this type of device and no other means of obtaining it. The contest is named for David Pollie, who was injured in his youth and Read more…

  • Michigan DNR reminds drone pilots about Michigan’s Unmanned Aircraft Systems Act - May 24, 2017 at 3:24 am

    The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is reminding drone, and other unmanned aircraft system, operators that state laws restrict drone use at the scenes of wildfires in Michigan. Michigan’s Unmanned Aircraft Systems Act prohibits an individual from knowingly or intentionally operating a drone or other unmanned aircraft in a manner that interferes with the official duties of firefighters, police, paramedics or search and rescue personnel. Michigan is joining other states, Read more…

  • SBN to debut Pet Relief Area on Wednesday - May 24, 2017 at 3:22 am

    South Bend International Airport (SBN) will debut a newly constructed Pet Relief Area post-security, on Wednesday. Recently, SBN employees participated in a weight loss challenge inspired by the “Biggest Loser.” Employees were divided into three teams – maintenance, safety, and operations and administration. Participation in the program was voluntary and cost $10.00. The maintenance department had the highest percent of weight loss and chose Pet Refuge as the organization to Read more…

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