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(MPRN-Lansing) Michigan residents who want to get into the medical marijuana business had their last shot at a training session Wednesday. 

WMU Football loses at Northern Illinois, ending chances to repeat as MAC champions. The Bronco women's basketball team gets a win on the road. 

Battle Creek schools are back to square one on a plan to sell two closed school buildings. Some Northern Michigan University students and employees want the school to rescind an invitation for Governor Rick Snyder to give its commencement address. Michigan candidate for Governor, Shri Thanedar is accused of fraud in a federal lawsuit. 

Battle Creek City Hall - file photo

Mark Behnke will serve as Battle Creek’s mayor for the next year. 

State Board Of Education Deadlocked Over Gun Bills

Nov 15, 2017

(MPRN-Lansing) The State Board of Education can’t agree on what to do about recent gun legislation. There are four Democrats and four Republicans on the board, and there must be five “yes” votes in order for any measure to pass.