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Congressman Benishek announces Veterans Action Initiative

Photo of Dr. Dan Benishek, R-Michigan's First Congressional District.

Photo of Dr. Dan Benishek, R-Michigan’s First Congressional District.

Michigan’s first congressional district is one of the most veteran-dense populations in America, yet resources are scarce for those vets, according to Congressman Dan Benishek, a republican serving the northern Michigan.
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Two Northwest Michigan schools have a new healthcare model

The state Departments of Community Health and Education are partnering to support a new approach to healthcare in northwest Michigan.

Health officials say more than half a million dollars in grant money is being used for a program in Pellston and Mancelona. It aims to integrate physical and mental health care for youth. Continue reading

Medical marijuana is top priority for House panel in December

file6311270526402Medical marijuana could be a hot topic in the state Legislature before the end of the year.

House Judiciary Committee Chair Kevin Cotter (R-Mount Pleasant) says his top priority next month is to take up three medical marijuana-related bills.
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