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Newscast Friday, March 27, 2020

The number of deaths from the Coronavirus is now 92 in Michigan including one in the Western Upper Pensinsula.The Western Upper Peninsula Health Department says the first COVID-19 death in the U.P. was an elderly man in Gogebic County with underlying health issues. And Gov. Gretchen Whitmer said the odds of students returning to school this year are “very unlikely" during a radio interview today in Detroit.


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Sportscast Thursday, March 19, 2020

The Detroit Lions have traded Pro Bowl cornerback Darius Slay to the Philadelphia Eagles for a pair of draft picks after signing cornerback Desmond Trufant to a two year deal.  The Lions will get 3rd and 5th round picks in this year's draft, where they now have nine selections overall and four of the draft's first 85 picks.


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Renee Richer is a biology professor and candidate for state representative in the 108th District. She talks about the COVID-19 pandemic from her perspective and what it might mean for the U.P.



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