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DNR tracks black bears in West MI

The Michigan DNR is working to track the state’s black bears as sightings increase in counties as far south as Kent.

Incumbent Rep. Justin Amash faces challenger Brian Ellis in the Third Congressional District Republican primary.

No debate between Amash / Ellis

U.S. Rep. Justin Amash will not participate in a debate with Republican primary challenger Brian Ellis, he said in a statement.