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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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Northern Michigan gets $6 million for “Deep Freeze Fund”

Almost a dozen counties hit by strong winter weather now have the opportunity to apply for millions in infrastructure grant money.

Cold weather this past winter was strong enough to damage water and sewer mains for some areas of northern Michigan.

Officials said $6 million in grants are available to help eligible communities through the Michigan Economic Development Corporation. Continue reading