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GRAND RAPIDS — Jill Biden, the former second lady and wife of Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden, visited the Kids’ Food Basket in Grand Rapids on Tuesday morning to campaign in Michigan – a key swing state in November’s presidential election.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Postmaster General Louis DeJoy is warning that voters should request mail-in ballots at least 15 days before the Nov. 3 election to ensure they have enough time to receive their ballot, complete it and mail it back to elections officials on time.

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LANSING — More than 6,400 Michigan residents did not have their absentee ballots counted for the August primary election because clerks received them in the mail after polls closed on Election Day.

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WILMINGTON, Del. — Joe Biden named California Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate on Tuesday, making history by selecting the first Black woman to compete on a major party's presidential ticket and acknowledging the vital role Black voters will play in his bid to defeat President Donald Trump.

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LANSING — With the primary complete, Michigan candidates on Wednesday quickly turned their focus to November – when voters in the presidential battleground will also decide a competitive U.S. Senate race, several House contests and which party controls a legislative chamber.

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GRAND HAVEN TWP. — The votes have been cast and Grand Haven Township incumbents who were on the ballot have kept their positions.

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Olive Township resident Anita Brown claimed her spot to challenge incumbent Jim Lilly, R-Park Township, in a race to be the state House 89th District’s representative in Lansing.

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GRAND HAVEN TWP. — Mark Reenders retained his seat as the Grand Haven Township supervisor after holding off former Township Supervisor Karl French in Tuesday's Republican primary.

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With traditional campaigning thrown out the window by the COVID-19 pandemic, challenger Frank Johnson had to try something new in his bid for the Robinson Township supervisor job.

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Michiganders head to the polls today — amid a national pandemic — to participate in the state's primary election. Hundreds of seats are up for grabs as Republicans and Democrats vie for their party's nomination.

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While many people have turned in their absentee ballots, others will take the time today to physically vote at the polling places.

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Spring Lake Township voters will be asked to approve a millage renewal for the Harbor Transit Multi-Modal Transportation System (HTMMTS), more commonly known as Harbor Transit.

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Voters in Spring Lake Township are being asked to renew a millage to support the Tri-Cities Historical Museum during the upcoming primary election.

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SPRING LAKE TWP. — With long-time Spring Lake Township Trustee Ron Lindquist opting not to seek re-election this year, the board will be seeing a newcomer once the smoke from the election cycle is clear.

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SPRING LAKE — Voters in the Spring Lake library district will be asked Aug. 4 to renew a millage that was previously approved 19 years ago to build the new library.

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LANSING — The Michigan appeals court has denied a request to require the counting of absentee ballots received after the time polls close on Election Day, ruling that the battleground state’s deadline remains intact despite voters’ approval of a constitutional amendment that expanded mail-in…

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Several key township posts in Northwest Ottawa County will in all likelihood be decided on the Republican Party side of the Aug. 4 primary.

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A pair of local Democrats — Erik Nordman and Anita Brown — are facing off in the Aug. 4 primary, with the winner earning the right to challenge incumbent Jim Lilly, R-Park Township, for the 89th District house seat in the November general election. 

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The Aug. 4 primary election is less than two months away, meaning clerks are gearing up now to handle the many ballots that will be filled out and sent in.

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Here are the unofficial results of Tuesday's election:

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Sen. Bernie Sanders ended his presidential bid on Wednesday, making Joe Biden the presumptive Democratic nominee to challenge President Donald Trump in a general election campaign that will be waged against the backdrop of the coronavirus pandemic.

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All Michigan voters will be receiving an application in the mail to cast an absentee ballot for the upcoming May elections.

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Ottawa County saw an overall turnout of 29.5 percent between polling on Tuesday and absentee ballots for the Michigan presidential primary.

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Here are the unofficial results from Tuesday's presidential primary election in Michigan (updated Tuesday 11:40 p.m.):

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Voters in Michigan's Democratic primary ranked health care as the most important issue facing the country, well above climate change, the economy, race relations, foreign policy and many other social issues.

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The polls are open until 8 p.m. Check back tonight for Michigan presidential primary election updates.

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GRAND RAPIDS — Presidential hopeful Joe Biden made a campaign stop in Grand Rapids on Monday, a day ahead of the Michigan presidential primary.