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Attendees arrive for the 2013 Mackinac Policy Conference at The Grand Hotel. (Credit: Rob Davidek/WWJ Newsradio 950)

2013 Mackinac Policy Conference Agenda

The conference runs through Wednesday through Friday, May 29-31.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/29/2013

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Mackinac Policy Conference: “Education Is A Civil Right”

Over 1600 attendees will converge on Mackinac Island starting Wednesday for the beginning of the annual Mackinac Policy Conference.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/29/2013

Tom Watkins.

Policy Conference On Mackinac Island: Gov’t Geared Toward 21st Century

Among those community and business leaders gathering on Mackinac Island will be Tom Watkins, former state school superintendent now US-China business and education consultant.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/27/2013

A tour boat speeds past the Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island, MI. (Getty Images-File)

Verizon Expands 4G LTE To Mackinac Island

Verizon Wireless has expanded its 4G LTE network to Mackinac Island, just in time for the Detroit Regional Chamber Mackinac Policy Conference 2013.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/27/2013

A tour boat speeds past the Grand Hotel (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Detroit Regional Chamber’s Policy Conference Kicks Off On Wednesday

More than one thousand people will head north for the annual event, which runs from Wednesday through Friday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/27/2013

Mark Hackel. (File Photo)

Macomb’s A Regional Player Says County Exec Heading To Mackinac Conference

County Executive Mark Hackel says that he wants Macomb known as a regional player.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/26/2013

(Photo: Paul Pytlowany, CBS 62) Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson gave his first sit-down interview since a devastating car crash to Carol Cain on "Michigan Matters."

Brooks Patterson Not Up For Mackinac Conference

Oakland County Exec L. Brooks Patterson said he doesn’t think Mackinac Island “is very user-friendly for a wheelchair.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/29/2013

Dan Musser and his wife, Amelia, on the hotel porch.

Grand Hotel Owner, Dan Musser Jr., Dies

Under Dan Musser Jr.’s guidance, Grand Hotel doubled both its size and the length of its season and achieved world class status.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/13/2013

Mackinac Island (credit: istock)

Gov. Snyder: Great Lakes Meeting Is Way Overdue

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder says a meeting of Great Lakes governors and premiers planned for later this spring is “way overdue.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2013

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On Valentine’s Day, State Offers Contest With Pure Michigan Romantic Getaway

On Valentine’s Day, fans of Pure Michigan were invited to share their ideal Pure Michigan romantic weekend for an opportunity to win a trip for two to Mackinac Island.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/14/2013

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