SW Michigan

8:21 pm
Thu November 21, 2013

Most customers should have power back by late Thursday night

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Customers in harder hit areas may have to wait until sometime Friday to get service back
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - As the number of people without power continues to dwindle in Southwest Michigan, shelters for those affected by the Sunday's storm have closed. All of the remaining American Red Cross shelters in West Michigan have closed, the agency said.
8:03 pm
Thu November 21, 2013

Petitions filed to recall Alamo Township supervisor and trustee

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Supervisor Lou Conti and Trustee Dawn Potter-Williams are target of recall effort by citizens group
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
ALAMO TOWNSHIP, MI - Petitions have been filed to recall Alamo Township Supervisor Lou Conti and Trustee Dawn Potter-Williams after what has been a tumultuous first year for the township board under Conti's leadership. Petitions to recall Conti and Potter-Williams were filed Thursday with Kalamazoo County Clerk Tim Snow -- exactly one year after the supervisor and the current board were elected.
Power outage
1:08 pm
Thu November 21, 2013

Red Cross closing remaining Southwest Michigan shelters

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Credit WMUK

The American Red Cross says it is closing the remaining shelters and warming centers that have been open in Southwest Michigan since Sunday's severe storms. 

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12:33 pm
Thu November 21, 2013

Poll shows narrow opposition to ban on abortion insurance coverage

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Right to Life has submitted petition signatures for a voter-initiated law
Lansing A narrow majority of likely Michigan voters say they oppose efforts to require women to buy additional health insurance for abortion coverage, according to a statewide poll released Thursday.
11:55 am
Thu November 21, 2013

U.S. to sell remaining shares of General Motors stock by end of year

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Government's exit is expected to help GM draw more interest from investors
The U.S. Treasury Department expects to sell its final shares of General Motors stock by the end of the year, concluding a controversial chapter of the automaker's history more than four years after a federal bailout saved the company from liquidation.

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