Monday Mornings With The Mayor

Monday mornings on "Morning Edition with Brooke Allen" on 90.5FM WKAR, we talk with mayors and supervisors from townships across mid-Michigan.

Authorities say a 7-year-old Indiana girl has died after being pulled from a swimming hole in rural southwestern Michigan.

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Gov. Rick Snyder and a legislative leader plan to meet in an attempt to resolve differences related to proposed tax incentives designed to boost large-scale business expansions in Michigan.

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St. Johns Mayor Dana Beaman joined Brooke Allen for the "Monday  Morning with the Mayor" segment on July 10, 2017.  Mayor Beaman talked about the city's annual mint festival and the city's openings for police chief and city manager. 


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Craft beer pioneer Bell’s Brewery Inc. plans to pump more than $7 million into capital improvement projects in southern Michigan between now and the end of 2018.

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The Michigan appeals court is throwing a flag at the seizure of 15 pounds of marijuana in southwestern Michigan.

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Eastern Michigan University says increased student interest and growth in the study of religion, history and philosophy have spurred a new degree program.

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Public meetings are beginning on a report listing alternatives to pipelines carrying oil beneath the waterway where Lakes Huron and Michigan meet.

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A judge says she’s leaning toward an injunction that would stop $2.5 million in state aid for Michigan private schools.

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Four of the five candidates for Lansing mayor will talk about their visions for the city at a public forum tonight.


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Huron County is developing a solar energy ordinance after a renewable energy company said it wants to build about a dozen solar farms in the area.

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A man who tried to use fireworks to remove a bees’ nest from his garage ended up burning the building down instead.

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Lt. Gov. Brian Calley is starting a new effort to make Michigan’s Legislature part-time.

Two northern Michigan townships have won a key ruling from the Michigan Supreme Court in a dispute over valuable land for a commercial project.

The Michigan Duck Hunters Association and the state Department of Natural Resources are introducing the 2017 collector’s edition Michigan duck stamp and prints.

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People living along the Cheboygan River in northern Michigan are working with the Cheboygan County sheriff’s office and the Michigan Department of Natural Resources to improve safety on the waterway.

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