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Meterologists predict one of warmest Octobers in state, expect no adverse effects from Hurricane Matthew

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Meteorologists in Michigan predict the state will see no effects from Hurricane Matthew.

Hurricane Matthew is expected to cause damage in Florida, Georgia and South Carolina.

Jim Kaiser is with the National Weather Service in Gaylord. Continue reading

Don’t just prepare for back to school – prepare for floods and other disasters

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With Michigan’s weather it’s not uncommon to see flash flood warnings issued. September 30th is National Prepareathon Day, officials are using the day, and the lead up, to encourage families to create emergency plans.

According to the Federal Emergency Management Agency, fewer than half of the nation’s households have a family emergency plan in case of a flood. Continue reading