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Detroit Zoo Water Tower
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The former Rainforest Immersion Gallery at the zoo's National Amphibian Conservation Center has been transformed into a space to provide the aquatic amphibians with a habitat twice the size of their previous dwelling.

Amanda Barberena / WKAR File Photo

An organization that shields high-value farm and natural lands from development in five northern Michigan counties is kicking off the public phase of a $71 million campaign to protect additional parcels.

Police Lights

A newspaper investigation has found that up to 560 license plates belonging to Detroit's school district have vanished, and no one knows why.

Rashida Tlaib
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A conservative activist disrupted a campaign event for Minnesota state Rep. Ilhan Omar and Michigan congressional candidate Rashida Tlaib.

Spartan Stadium North Gate
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Every now and then, when the Michigan State football team won't be together for a little while, it's a good time for another reminder.

Water Faucet
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A federal health agency says contaminated drinking water might have caused cancer and other chronic disease among veterans and families who lived at a former northern Michigan military base.

Nuclear Power Plant
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The owner of a northern Illinois nuclear plant wants to ship about 45 pounds of highly radioactive nuclear fuel rods through Michigan on their way to a Canadian testing facility.

Brian Whiston

A fountain has been dedicated in memory of former state Superintendent Brian Whiston, who led the Michigan Department of Education from 2015 up until his death this year.

Amanda Barberena / WKAR File Photo

Authorities have accused a Detroit-area financial adviser with embezzling roughly $3.7 million from his clients.

University of Michigan logo
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Remains of a mastodon that perished millennia ago are being put back together at the University of Michigan.

Doctor's Office
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Health officials say two children are among this year's first detected U.S. cases of a particular influenza virus after being exposed to a sick pig at a fair.

Downtown Grand Rapids
Courtesy / City of Grand Rapids, Planning Dept.

A Michigan man charged in the neglect death of his 10-month-old baby says he shouldn't have been charged and that seeking medical help is "just as dangerous as not going."

Belle Isle
Belle Isle Conservancy

The Detroit Grand Prix will run on Belle Isle for at least three more years.

Lear Corporation
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Automotive supplier Lear Corp. has started production at a new $29 million plant on part of a massive former manufacturing site in Flint, Michigan.

Whitetail deer photo

The Michigan Natural Resources Commission has approved new deer hunting regulations aimed at stopping the spread of a deadly disease among deer.