Author Archives: Anthony Rizzo

Experts to meet, discuss Saginaw Bay water quality

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Too much of good thing can be a bad thing – this referring to excess phosphorus and muck accumulating at the bottom of Saginaw Bay.
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Grant to initiate new visitor program for early childhood education


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Central Michigan University is set to receive up to $150,000 to set up a visiting educator exchange program with a focus on early childhood education.
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Award luncheon to make aware of lights “spilling” into the sky

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Tuesday is Earth Day, and a unique northern Michigan park is using the occasion to raise awareness about light pollution, or light “spilling” into the sky.
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Central Michigan health summit aims to “get people excited”


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Michigan health professionals are planning to “get people excited” about dealing with health challenges and making healthy choices at Tuesday’s health summit in Mount Pleasant.
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Historical Clare building to be relocated

Photo courtesy of the Clare Railroad Depot.

Photo courtesy of the Clare Railroad Depot.


After more than a century at its current location, a historical building in Clare is being relocated – all of approximately 900 feet.
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Kids’ essay contest to celebrate grandparents

MI_EssayContestImage2014_1-300x209From grandpa’s war stories to grandma’s cooking, kids spend time at the knee of their elders to learn and gain an appreciation about the family history.
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DNR announces new black bear education program

bear_453667_7Beginning next fall, Michigan educators will have a chance to integrate a new interactive section to their curriculum about black bears.
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Lottery ticket unclaimed, boosts state School Aid Fund

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A recently unclaimed lottery ticket means hundreds of thousands of additional dollars will go to K (through) 12 students in the state.
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Saginaw selected for Delta College’s new location

Photo courtesy of Delta College.

Photo courtesy of Delta College.


Delta College made official plans this week to construct a new satellite campus in downtown Saginaw.
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DNR to appeal judge’s decision to allow exotic swine in Mich.

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Swine species native far from Michigan, or the US for that matter, may be threatening Michigan life and resources.
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