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      Flint online auction raises $176,000


      Flint's first online auction was a big success.

      Orbitbid.com officials say $176,000 was generated during Tuesday's bidding.

      The company described the auction as a frenzy.

      Many items remained opened well past their scheduled closing times because of the ongoing activity.

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      The City of Flint hopes to raise at least $100,000 through an online auction.

      Buyers have the opportuniy to purchase tractors, trucks, lawn equipment, office furniture and even a zamboni from the cash-strapped city.

      For more information head to orbitbid.com where you can register and place your online bids.

      Check out the segment from NBC25 Today.