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Pure Michigan Expected Strong Travel In 2022


It’s been nearly two years of a worldwide pandemic and it’s affected travel. Pure Michigan Vice President Dave Lorenz told Michigan News Network optimistic for travel in Michigan for 2022. “I’m feeling very good about this coming

State House Panel Discussing School Safety


As Oxford and other school districts are back in class this week, a bipartisan Michigan House task force is looking at school safety following the Oxford High School shootings. State Representative Pamela Hornberger, a former teacher, is

Governor Launches State Of The State Art Contest


Governor Whitmer today announced an art contest for the 2022 State of the State program cover. The governor challenges Michigan’s K-12 students to come up with a creative design for the 2022 State of the State program cover following the theme “Why do

MDOT Names Plows For The Winter


The Michigan Department of Transportation has ended a contest to name some of its plows. MDOT spokesperson Nick Schirripa tells us about one of the most popular submissions. “”There were some great names,” Schirripa said. “The name