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Michigan gets shot at redemption vs Appalachian St

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan has a chance to even its series with Appalachian State. And maybe erase some of the memories of one of the biggest upsets in college football history.

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Fundraiser planned for family of soccer referee

In this Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014 photo, Kris Bieniewicz, of Westland, and her sons Josh Bieniewicz, 9, and Kyle Bieniewicz, 14, remember her husband and their father, John Bieniewicz, at the soccer fields of Founders Sports Park in Farmington Hills, where the boys have played soccer and their father officiated matches. John Bieniewicz died earlier this summer after being punched while refereeing during a soccer game in Livonia, Mich. (AP Photo/Detroit Free Press, Ryan Garza) DETROIT NEWS OUT;  NO SALES

PLYMOUTH, Mich. (AP) — A fundraiser is planned for the family of a Detroit-area referee who died after being punched by a player during a recreational soccer game this summer.

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Swim across Straits of Mackinac planned for 2015

ST. IGNACE, Mich. (AP) — A long-distance swimmer from Michigan on Friday announced plans to start a new Labor Day tradition next year with a swim across the Straits of Mackinac.

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Mayor to announce plans for closed rec center

The Brewster Wheeler recreation center is seen at a news conference, Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in Detroit. Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan announced that the city is seeking proposals to redevelop the site. (AP Photo/Detroit Free Press, Diane Weiss)  DETROIT NEWS OUT;  NO SALES, TV OUT, MANDATORY CREDIT

DETROIT (AP) — Detroit is seeking proposals to redevelop a former recreation center near downtown where boxer Joe Louis and other athletes trained.

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Glen Lake-Frankfort varsity football game canceled

MAPLE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Glen Lake and Frankfort officials have decided to cancel an upcoming football game following a car accident that killed a 31-year-old man and injured three players.

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