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On May 7, Lansing will hold a special election to select nine candidates to form a commission tasked with revising the city’s primary governing document.
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  • Wed Apr 17 at 10:00 PM on WKAR-HD 23.1 & STREAMING | Host Kirk Johnson explores how the continent was shaped—and how it shaped us.
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Trump visits Grand Rapids. Guest: Sen. Joe Bellino
New district maps for the Michigan House races this fall. Guest: Rep. Julie Brixie.
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