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WEMU News
2:32 pm
Wed April 30, 2014

Web Hosting Firm Opening Office In Ann Arbor

Credit liquidweb.com

A Lansing-based Web hosting company hopes to open shop in Ann Arbor later this year.

Liquid Web would like to hire 75 people to work in Ann Arbor over the next three to five years.

"We do have some property that we have just purchased in Ann Arbor that we are looking to hire some new people to work with us over there," says Liquid Web spokesperson Cale Sauter.

Liquid Web will move into property at 315 West Huron Street in Ann Arbor. 

Sauter says they'll start with about 20 people who'll mainly handle 24/7 web and technical support. 

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Michigan News
6:18 am
Sat March 15, 2014

Michigan Law Enforcement stepping up drunk driving patrols

Drunk driving checkpoints may be in effect
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  Local, county and state law enforcement officials say they're stepping up patrols to catch drunken drivers during a period that includes St. Patrick's Day, the NCAA men's and women's basketball tournaments and spring break.

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Michigan News
6:04 am
Sat March 15, 2014

Michigan DEQ awards scrap tire cleanup grants

A scrap tire stockpile
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  The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality is awarding $357,450 in grants for scrap tire cleanup projects.

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Michigan News
5:46 am
Thu February 6, 2014

Governor Rick Snyder's 2014 Budget Overview

Governor Rick Snyder presents his 2014 budget to legislators
Credit Michigan Public Radio Network

Governor Snyder sat down with Michigan Public Radio’s Rick Pluta to talk about his budget plan.

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Capitol News
6:39 pm
Mon December 30, 2013

Federal Government Holds Key To Whether State Pharmacies Can Sell Medical Marijuana

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Michigan pharmacies will be able to sell medical marijuana if feds reschedule

By Jake Neher

Governor Rick Snyder signed a bill into law Monday that clears the way for pharmacies to sell medical marijuana in Michigan. But that’s only if the federal government reclassifies cannabis as a legal prescription drug.

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News
2:15 pm
Tue December 11, 2012

Right-To-Work Protestors Gather In Lansing

RIght-to-work protestors gather in Lansing.
Credit MPRN

Another day of right-to-work protests in Lansing today, where legislation that would make Michigan the nation's 24th right-to-work state appears headed for the Governor's desk. Details this afternoon, with coverage by NPR, the Michigan Public Radio Network and WEMU.

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