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Lower Truck Weight Limits In MI

 

Did you know there was a bill to lower the weight of heavy commercial trucks in Michigan?

Did you also know that Michigan has the highest in the nation weight limits on those commercial trucks?

Well there was and the Senate yesterday voted it down, and we do have the highest in the nation weight limits on commercial trucks

A bill sponsored and introduced by State Senator Steve Bieda, D-Warren, had proposed decreasing the 164,000-pound limit for an 11-axle truck to 80,000 pounds spread across five axles.

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Ban On Drone-Hunting In Michigan

Why would someone need a drone to hunt game or hunters?

Who would have thought it would come to this? Well, it has. Bills banning the use of drones to hunt game or harass hunters have been written and recently went to the state house for a final vote yesterday

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Michigan State Supreme Court ordered Ypsilanti District Judge Kirk Tabbey to a 90-day unpaid suspension.
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Michigan State Supreme Court ordered Ypsilanti District Judge Kirk Tabbey to a 90-day unpaid suspension. Photo: Getty Images
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You Can’t Drink and Judge

Ypsilanti District Judge Kirk Tabbey is in hot water after a recent trip to a northern Michigan lake.

The Michigan Supreme Court has ordered Tabbey to a 90-day unpaid suspension for drinking and boating

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Michael Moore to Speak, Receive Honorary Degree at MSU
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Michael Moore to Speak, Receive Honorary Degree at MSU

Controversial filmmaker Michael Moore is coming to town.   The activist-turned-movie maker is one of three speakers selected for Michigan State University's winter commencement ceremonies to be held next week at the Breslin Center.

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Detroit And Charter Schools

Great news for the parents of Detroit school kids.  A report from the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools has found that Detroit has the nation's second highest percentage of students attending charter schools.

That is going to open opportunities for these children.

The report stated that 55

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Brady Hoke and Mark Dantonio meet before Michigan and Michigan State kicked off Saturday, Oct. 25. (Getty Images)
Brady Hoke and Mark Dantonio meet before Michigan and Michigan State kicked off Saturday, Oct. 25. (Getty Images)
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Poll: Is Brady Hoke’s Firing Good or Bad for Michigan State?

Or does it matter at all?

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Michigan Reportedly Fires Brady Hoke After 4 Seasons

Multiple media outlets reported Hoke's dismissal Tuesday afternoon.

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Mom Facing Trial in Death of Own Daughter
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Mom Facing Trial in Death of Own Daughter, Prosecutor Blames Bad “Choices”

Testimony continues today in the trial of an Eaton County woman suspected in the death of her own daughter.

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Rally Held in Ferguson Over Police Killing Of Michael Brown
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Michigan Lawmaker Shuns Federal Funding for Police Body Cameras

State Representative Tom McMillin says he wants police to have body cameras to avoid situations like that which occurred in Ferguson, Missouri, when a white police officer shot and killed a black teen.  But he questions whether the state needs to rely on the federal government to make the purchase.

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Reservists in the small village of Oakley, Michigan have asked a circuit judge to block the release of their names to the public.
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Reservists in the small village of Oakley, Michigan have asked a circuit judge to block the release of their names to the public. Photo: Getty Images
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Oakley Reservists Fear Terrorists

The small town of Oakley Michigan has made headlines recently for their enormous reserve police department.

Reservists in Oakley fear that they may become targets of Islamic extremists if a Freedom of Information Act request is granted

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