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A speedy border collie that gained internet fame for chasing critters off a Michigan airport's runways has died after a yearlong fight with cancer.

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Upset about a dog bite? Sometimes it's better to keep your hand in your pocket.

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In the animal world, the canine sense of smell is the stuff of legends.  A few specially trained dogs can find explosives that are being carried by a person in motion...and they can do it among huge crowds of people.


On the December 2-3, 2017 edition of Current State we explore everything from sexual misconduct investigations to why high speed broadband is scarce in some parts of Michigan to special K-9's to new safety equipment for Michigan drivers this winter.

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The Jackson County Animal Shelter is back in business after closing earlier this week because of a contagious canine illness.