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Zorn recognizes Monroe County bicentennial

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Dale Zorn on Wednesday welcomed the Monroe County Bicentennial Alliance to the Capitol to celebrate the upcoming bicentennial of Monroe County. “I am proud to host the Monroe County Bicentennial Alliance as we recognize a special milestone in the rich history of Monroe County,” said Zorn, R-Ida. “July 14 of this…
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**PHOTO ADVISORY** Stamas, Glenn welcome gold medal winner to Capitol

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Jim Stamas, R-Midland, and Rep. Gary Glenn, R-Midland, welcomed Joe Kaczynski to the Michigan Capitol on Tuesday. Kaczynski won the gold medal in March in the 5K Freestyle Cross Country Skiing event at the 2017 Special Olympics World Winter Games in Austria. He was in Lansing as part of the Special Olympics…
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Senate approves Community Action Agency Month resolution

LANSING, Mich. — May will be recognized as Community Action Agency Month under a resolution sponsored by Sen. Jim Stamas and Sen. Wayne Schmidt and recently approved by the Michigan Senate. “Michigan’s community action agencies promote economic stability and build stronger communities by helping struggling families improve their lives, become self-sufficient and achieve the American…
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Senate approves Zorn bill to fight Chronic Wasting Disease in Michigan deer

LANSING, Mich. — The Michigan Senate has approved Sen. Dale Zorn’s legislation to protect Michigan’s deer herds from Chronic Wasting Disease by preventing bringing of whole deer, elk or moose carcasses into the state. Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) is a neurological disease found in deer, elk and moose. The disease attacks the brains of infected…
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