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***Media Advisory*** Senate Agriculture Committee holding meeting in Alcona County about bovine TB

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Jim Stamas has announced that the Senate Agriculture Committee will be holding a public meeting with state and local officials in Alcona County on June 12 to discuss bovine tuberculosis (TB) in the region. Who: Sen. Jim Stamas, R-Midland; Sen. Joe Hune, R-Fowlerville, chairman of the committee; Dr. James Averill, state…
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Horn MiThrive Initiative receives final approval from governor

SAGINAW, Mich. — State Sen. Ken Horn was joined by legislative colleagues and community leaders from across the state on Thursday as Gov. Rick Snyder signed legislation that will help revitalize communities throughout Michigan. “I’m pleased that with this legislation, we’re able to give local governments a tool that they’ve been asking for to assist…
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Stamas: Enjoy free summer fishing this weekend

LANSING, Mich. — Free fishing this weekend! Sen. Jim Stamas is reminding residents that the state’s annual Summer Free Fishing Weekend is Saturday and Sunday, June 10-11. “This annual fishing celebration provides a chance for Michigan anglers, and those who have never gone fishing, to experience some of the world’s best fishing — free of…
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**PHOTO ADVISORY** Senators tour SMCSI program in Hudson

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Dale Zorn, R-Ida, and Senate Education Chairman Phil Pavlov, R-St. Clair, (center right) on Monday toured the Southern Michigan Center for Science and Industry (SMCSI) Program in Hudson. The center, housed in a former manufacturing facility, provides 21st century education and training to high school students and adults through blended learning with…
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