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Museum offers hundreds of drawings, online

"Leaping Gazelle Fountain" Courtesy Photo.

“Leaping Gazelle Fountain” Courtesy Photo.

You don’t have to travel to the museum to appreciate fine works of art, now that a mid Michigan museum has made hundreds of pieces viewable online.

A bronze gazelle in mid-jump curves its head back and faces the sky.

This “Leaping Gazelle Fountain” as it’s called, is one of the images available online to patrons of the Marshall M. Fredericks Sculpture Museum in Saginaw.

Recently the museum finished archiving more than 800 drawings of the late sculptor, Marshall Fredericks. Read more

Election officials are reporting high voter turnout this afternoon

Election officials across central and northern Michigan are reporting high voter turnout at the polls today.

Some officials said they have been seeing more voters than in the last midterm election.

They said a steady stream of people have been out casting ballots in places like Midland, Alpena and Grand Traverse Counties. Read more