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Pinckney High School students testify on vaping bills before Senate panel

LANSING, Mich. — Students from Pinckney High School invited by Sen. Lana Theis, R-Brighton, testified before the Senate Regulatory Reform Committee on Tuesday, March 19, in support of legislation banning the sale of e-cigarettes, vapor products and alternative nicotine products to minors. Theis serves as vice chair of the committee, which approved Senate Bills 106…
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LaSata: #SWMISpirit tournament off to great start

Round one winners advance and prize announced for tournament champion LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Kim LaSata announced on Monday the schools that have advanced to the “Sweet 16” round of the 2019 Southwest Michigan Spirit Tournament. “This year’s spirit tournament is off to a great start,” said LaSata, R-Bainbridge Township. “I appreciate all of the…
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Sen. McBroom, Rep. Markkanen read to local students in Houghton County

LANSING, Mich. — State Sen. Ed McBroom and Rep. Greg Markkanen read “Johnny Tractor and His Pals” to students at three schools in Houghton County on Friday as part of National Reading Month. “It is always a great time sharing a love of reading to young people throughout the Upper Peninsula,” said McBroom, R-Vulcan. “As…
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Sen. VanderWall to hold coffee hour next Monday

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Curt VanderWall, R-Ludington, has announced that he will conduct a coffee hour next Monday, April 1. Coffee hours are open to residents of the 35th Senate District to express their opinions or concerns about state government or to request assistance with a state issue. VanderWall will be available to meet with…
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