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August 16, 2022 – Wakefield, MI – The beach at Sunday Lake in Wakefield has been closed for swimming due to the presence of a harmful algal bloom. The Western […]

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The state’s Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program is celebrating National Breastfeeding Month with the theme “In Every Drop”. Michigan is committed to encouraging to improving outcomes for breastfeeding parents […]

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DRINKING WATER WARNING – BOIL YOUR WATER BEFORE USING March 7, 2022 — Due to a water main break and pressure loss of the water system in Adams Township, the […]

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Fresh Express Announces Recall of Fresh Salad Products Due to Potential Health Risk https://www.fda.gov/safety/recalls-market-withdrawals-safety-alerts/fresh-express-announces-recall-fresh-salad-products-due-potential-health-risk?utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery MDARD food inspectors should conduct recall audit checks during routine inspections or as directed. Summary Company […]

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CALUMET, MI. (May 22, 2021) – Michigan American Water has issued a precautionary boil advisory for the Villages of Calumet and Laurium and the immediate surrounding area after pressure dropped […]

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April 29, 2021 – The boil water advisory has been lifted for all previously affected areas: Atlantic Mine, City of Hancock, portions of Portage Township, and Quincy Hill area of […]

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