Tag Archives: safety

Drive to collect devices containing mercury in Bay County

thermometerBay County Health officials are working this summer to keep mercury out of the environment. Read more

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New security equipment to be installed in Traverse City schools

TheBootRecent school shootings across the country have some local districts looking for ways to improve security. Read more

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Petoskey will hold Northern Michigan Pipeline Symposium


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Tip of the Mitt Watershed Council service area-image provided by TOMWC website

A symposium is scheduled next month aimed at establishing communication between oil pipeline companies and residents of northern Michigan communities that the pipes run through. Read more

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Mandatory Ice Shanty Removal Dates


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With warmer temperatures around much of Michigan, the DNR is reminding ice fishers and snowmobilers that we’re quickly getting to the point where no ice is safe ice. Read more

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Penn. transportation official explains how Michigan can fix roads

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERACounty road commissioners meeting in Lansing Wednesday heard from a Pennsylvania transportation official on how Michigan can spend more money on its crumbling roads.
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Gov. Snyder signs bill to modify school safety drill requirements

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Governor Rick Snyder has approved a bill modifying school safety drill requirements.
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ICE a Cell Phone Safety Campaign


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While you’re watching out for ice this winter, consider looking for it in the contact list of your cell phone. A nationwide senior care agency, Visiting Angels, has launched a campaign called ICE a Cell Phone. Read more

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School safety drill legislation clears state House

file6211246479121Michigan schools would have to be more transparent about how they conduct emergency safety drills under a bill approved Wednesday in the state House.
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