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Loons Struggle Against Whitecaps Ace

The Great Lakes Loons ran into the teeth of the West Michigan Whitecaps rotation, picking up only three hits against Whitecaps ace Matt Hall in six innings en route to a 3-0 loss. Loons...
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Online Education Vendor Closes Amid Investigation

As the investigation continues into now defunct online education alternative programs in Ithaca and Vassar, the third-party, for-profit company that was hired to manage the programs seems to have shut its doors. The Michigan...
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Mt Pleasant Farmers Market Set For Thursdays

The annual Mt Pleasant farmers market kicks off today at Island Park. The Thursday market runs from 7:30am to 2:00pm through October 27th in the south shelter. The Saturday farmers market begins on June...
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HIV Cure Could Be In The Works

Science is a wonderful thing; it can help us find the answer to almost any question we may have. One of the major questions we want answered is how can we cure a certain...
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Sacred Heart Quiz Bowl Heading To Nationals

The Sacred Heart quiz bowl team will face off against more than 90 of the best quiz bowl teams in the country at the National Scholastic Championship in Chicago on Saturday and Sunday. This...
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Mt Pleasant Baseball Falls To Bay City Western

The 6th ranked Mount Pleasant Oilers baseball team saw a promising season come to an end last night, falling to 5th ranked Bay City Western 7-3 in pre-district action in Midland. Mount Pleasant loaded...
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Grawn Hall Construction Begins

The finishing touches to the Biosciences building and the new campus hotel aren’t the only construction projects happening on CMUs campus this summer. A $10.8 million renovation and expansion project on Grawn Hall began...
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Tigers Fall To Angels In Slugfest

Despite a strong offensive effort, the Detroit Tigers still can’t win in Anaheim as the Tigers fell 11-9 last night to the Angels. Anibal Sanchez continued to struggle, lasting only three innings with eight...
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Special Olympics Summer Games Descend On Mt Pleasant

The 42nd Special Olympics Summer Games are set to descend on Mount Pleasant this weekend. Opening ceremonies for the games are set for Thursday at 6:30pm at Kelly/Shorts Stadium. 2,817 athletes will compete in...
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Loons Fall To Whitecaps After Bullpen Implosion

Rough outings from relievers costs the Great Lakes Loons on Tuesday night in a 5-2 loss against the West Michigan Whitecaps. Michael Boyle pitched seven strong innings of one-run baseball before Garrett Harrison and...