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The latest Michigan news from the Associated Press

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A dog that vanished from her northern Michigan home turned up more than two months later roughly 30 miles (48 kilometers) away.

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Authorities in Michigan say they've arrested 22 people as part of an online child sex sting targeting suspects who are accused of soliciting sex with children.

Straits of Mackinac, Mackinaw City
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Shepler's Mackinac Island Ferry is having another vessel constructed to take passengers to and from one of Michigan's top tourist destinations.

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A third child who was in an Amish horse-drawn carriage that was struck by a drunken driver in southern Michigan has died, authorities said Sunday.

Where To Celebrate Pride Across Michigan

Jun 7, 2019
LGBTQ rally Capital
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June 28 marks the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, which took place in New York City. To celebrate the lesbian/gay/bisexual/transgender/queer movement and the community, festivals and parades will take place throughout the month. See what Michigan has in store for the remainder of June.

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Thursday marks the 75th anniversary of the United States invasion of Normandy in the Second World War.


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A former teacher and author who died in April at the age of 101 has left her $1.3 million estate to a community foundation in Michigan.

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A gray wolf that was moved from Canada to Michigan's Isle Royale National Park over the winter has been found dead.

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 Authorities say an 11-year-old boy who was riding a minibike has been fatally struck by a southern Michigan sheriff's deputy who was heading to the scene of a burglary.

Authorities closed streets in downtown Lapeer, Michigan, to traffic after gasoline from an unknown source apparently leaked into the city's sewer lines.

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