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Monday, July 28

Motorcyclist Critically Injured in Handy Twp. Crash

State House Candidates Decry Campaign Dirty Tricks

Thousands Without Power After Strong Sunday Afternoon Storms

Construction to Begin at New Camp for Kids w/ Health Challenges

Sentencing Set Today in Murder of Longtime Brighton Resident

Backpacks for Kids Collection Drive in Full Swing This Summer

Hartland Township Works To Update Blight And Nuisance Ordinance

Former Deputy Sentenced for St. Pat's Day Bar Fight

Sunday, July 27

Phone Service Restored After AT&T Fiber Cable Cut

Investigation into Freeway Death of Hamburg Twp. Man Complete

Sexual Assault Seminars Offered For College-Bound Students

Volunteers Clear Flood-Causing Debris From Huron River

Saturday, July 26

Phone Service Disrupted Around Livingston County

Father & Son Charged In Road Rage Incident Reject Deal

LETS Director Delivers Annual Report; Demand for Service Up

Friday, July 25

Local Man Identified As South Lyon & Novi Flasher

Genoa Approves Spending To Begin Grand River Sidewalk Work

Milford Man Threatens Police Officers In Their Own Station

One Of Two Men In St. Pat's Day Brawl Sentenced To Probation

Local Dems Add Voice To Criticism Of GOP Spying Tactics

Two Pinckney Teens Turn In Handgun Tied To Vehicle Break-Ins

Melonteers Needed for Howell Melon Festival in August

Body of Missing Fisherman Found Thursday

Fenton Township Residents Want To Protect Local Mute Swans

Thursday, July 24

Body Of Boater Missing On Lake Fenton Located This Afternoon

Hartland Man Struck by Truck While Riding Bicycle Tuesday

Search for Missing Fisherman Continues on Lake Fenton

City of Brighton Recognized for Downtown Redevelopment Efforts

Art Going Up Outdoors in City of Wixom for DIA Inside/Out Exhibit

Hearings Adjourned for Suspects in Jewelry Store Smash & Grab

Brighton Police Catch Four Suspects In Novi Retail Fraud

New WSC Residential Services House In Howell Provides Hope

Writer Hopes To Make Book About Local Pet Whitetail Deer

Woodland Inmate To Stand Trial Locally For Assault

Fenton Police Get Numerous Tips To Identity Of Beer Thief

Wednesday, July 23

Search Underway for Missing Boater on Lake Fenton

Hartland Township Residents Weigh In On Road Improvements

Tyrone Covers Lost Taxes And Adds To Coffers With Land Sale

Genoa Township Invests In Upgrades To Water & Sewer Systems

Local Resource Guide Aims to Help Prevent Youth Obesity

Huron River Clean-Up Day Set to Go Saturday in Hamburg Township

Fowlerville School Board Approves Contracts and Resignations

Red Cross Seeks Blood Donations During Challenging Summer

Village Councilman Joins Race To Be Dexter's First Mayor

Tuesday, July 22

Incumbents Not Seeking Re-Election to Howell Board of Education

City Of Howell's Credit Rating Bumped From A+ to AA-

Scholarships Available for Student Youth Leadership Program

Fenton Cycling Tour Aims To Raise Money For Medical Research

Livonia Man Charged in Local Road Rage Incident Enters Plea

Jail Expansion Approved by Livingston County Commissioners

Howell Nature Center Animals Visit Summer Lunch Bunch Kids

Plea Deal Rejected By Woman Charged Following Son's Death

New Gas Station And Restaurant Expansion Approved In Genoa

Wednesday Marks Deadline to Nominate Everyday Heroes

Semi Wrecked On Railroad Bridge On Dexter-Pinckney Road

Monday, July 21

Howell Theater Owner Seeks Local Donations For New Projector

Works Skills Corp. Showcasing New Residential Services Home

Man Hospitalized After Setting Ex-Girlfriend's Home on Fire

Public Hearing Tuesday on Hartland Township's Safer Roads Plan

Sunshine, High Temps & Humidity Spur Ozone Action Day

Genoa Township Board to Dicuss Development Items & Projects

Local Church Continuing Mission to Construct School in Liberia

Highland Police Millage Renewal Touted As Essential To Service

Motorcycle Owners Told To Be On Guard Following Thefts

Wreath Presentation Concludes Brighton Community Reunion

Sunday, July 20

Hundreds Forge Through Hell For A Good Cause

Job Center Touts Past Year's Achievements

Saturday, July 19

Construction Underway on New BHS Swimming Pool

Hamburg Board Warns Residents About Smart Meter Controversy

Dexter Manager Resigns For New Job in Ohio

Metroparks Stewardship Coordinator Managing Natural Resources

Friday, July 18

Police Say Green Oak Man Confesses to Flashing Incident

Council Hears Erosion Complaints at Springhill Development

Chelsea Center For The Arts Shut Down Due To Funding Problems

Parent Meeting In The Park Provides Insight And Fun

Mobile Food Truck Hosting Back-To-School Clothing Drive

Brghton and Howell Considering Business Incubator Status

Prison Sentences Handed Down In Child Manslaughter Case

Dexter Community Rallies Around Local Man After Stroke

More Lane Closures Planned on I-96 at Latson Road This Weekend

Pinto Stampede Rides Through Hell This Weekend

Thursday, July 17

Fallen Officer's Patrol Car Being Outfitted In His Memory for Family

Victim Stabbed by Howell Man Prior to Freeway Suicide Dies

Probation Ordered in Howell Township Animal Cruelty Case

Local Photgrapher & Former LACASA Board Chair Passes Away

Health Officials Concerned About Rise In Local Vaccination Waivers

Local Voices Heard In Lansing On New Fracking Regulations

New Gas Station & Restaurant Proposed Near Latson Interchange

Thrill Seekers to Forge Through Hell For A Cause This Weekend

Pinckney Couple 3rd Place Winners in "Stuck on Prom" Contest

Wednesday, July 16

Local Veteran Being Wished Speedy Recovery on 83rd Birthday

Smash & Grab Suspects Arraigned on Armed Robbery Charges

Tuesday Final Opportunity for Input on Hartland's Safer Roads Plan

Brighton Community Reunion & Celebration Set This Weekend

Challenger Questions Hune's Environmental Sincerity

Road Millage Proposal To Go Before Hamburg Township Voters

Literary Crowd Crawls Through Downtown Howell Pubs

New Collaboration Helping Feed More Hungry Mouths This Summer

Gas Station Robber Gets Lengthy Prison Sentence

Parent Coalition Meeting Ahead Of School Year Relocated

Tuesday, July 15

Local Man Suspected in Stabbing Commits Suicide on US-23

Police Release Surveillance Video of Jewelry Store Smash & Grab

Pinckney Police Officer Retires After 14 Years Of Service

Test Scores Improve for Brighton Students, Top County

Court Hearing Delayed for Road Rage Assault Suspect

Brighton School Upgrades in Full Swing As Part of Bond Issue

Multiple Police Agencies Investigating Suicide Shooting on US-23

Three Suspects in Custody After Jewelry Store Smash & Grab

Residents Flock To Open House For Info On New Pipeline

Attorney's Briefcase Stolen From Inside Brighton Courtroom

Legal Seminar For Medicaid Planning To Be Offered This Week

Alleged Drunk Driver Hits Hamburg Township Police Patrol Car

Final Site Plans Approved For WellBridge Of Pinckney

Monday, July 14

Police Investigating Suicide on Northbound US-23

Police Apprehend Three Suspects Wanted in Jewelry Store Robbery

Suspects Wanted in Jewelry Store Robbery Remain at Large

Police Investigation Shuts Down Northbound US-23

Genoa Township Board Approves Increased SELCRA Contribution

Brighton Millpond Weed Harvesting Work Begins Tuesday

Medical Volunteer Group Gets Federal Recognition

Backpack & School Supply Drive Continues Through Summer

Appeals Panel Upholds Order to Deliver ACLU Mail

Training Helps Schools & Others Prepare for Active Shooters

Officials Hope to Limit Tree Removal During Upcoming Project

Clyde Road Paving Project Gets Underway in Highland Township

Sunday, July 13

Jail Time Ordered For Man Who Stole Charity Collection Jars

New Cell Tower Planned For Putnam Township

New Resource Development Coordinator At Habitat For Hunanity

Tom Lewis Retiring As Putnam Zoning Administrator

Saturday, July 12

Fewer Closures Needed on Hartland Road for Bridge Work

Genoa Township Supports SPARK Economic Development Contract

Trial Set for Man Charged in Green Oak Township Murder

Voting Underway on Brighton Plein Air Paint Out

Friday, July 11

Decision on Charges in Fatal Crash Awaiting Further Tests

Man Charged in October Road Rage Incident Enters Plea

Busy Road Project Season in Green Oak Township

Ribbon Cutting Marks New Residential Development in Oceola Twp.

Summer Nature Camp Scholarships Offered to Local Kids

Tactical Combat Care Course Coming To Howell Fire Department

Donation Will Fund Teen Distracted Driving Course

Hartland Man Sentenced For Lawn Equipment Theft

Student Accused of Tampering w/ Teachers Drink Won't Be Charged

Sidewalk Being Constructed on Grand River in Genoa Township

Fenton Man Struck By Vehicle And Killed While Checking Mail

Thursday, July 10

Developer Backs Out of Purchase of Vacant Elementary School

Special Ops Veteran Dog To Be Buried In Milford On Saturday

Daytime & Nighttime Lane Closures on I-96 at Latson Road

Preservationist Group Plans Post-Theater Purchase Meeting

Public Input Sought On Model For Drug Prevention Strategic Plan

$25 Million Plan Aims to Grow Future Health of Livingston County

Hune Adds Voice To Those Opposed To Chelsea Gravel Mine

Big Pig Hamming It Up Ahead of August Primary

Reopening of Woodland Lake Emergency Access Sought

Wednesday, July 9

Controversial Conway Twp. Well Being Capped & Abandoned

Hamburg Forum Features State House & Congressional Candidates

Milford Council President Abruptly Resigns

Free DSO Brighton Concert Sells Out in Hours

Handy Township Board Approved Controversial Industrial Rezoning

Efforts Continue to Help Local Veteran Save Hamburg Home

16th Annual LACASA Garden Tour Set This Weekend

New Attorney Appointed For Suspect in Iosco Murder

Tuesday, July 8

County Approves Issuing $15 Million in Bonds for Jail Expansion

Fenton Council Talks Insurance, Marijuana & Library Renovations

Hartland Senior Center asks Brighton Township for Funding

Jail Time Ordered For Howell Man in Church Theft

Volunteers Still Sought For South Lyon Blues, Brews, and Brats

New Natural Gas Pipeline Through Livingston County Proposed

Latson Road Elementary Property Sold To Health Care System

Genoa Residents Firing Complaints About Fireworks Law

Father Arraigned Along With Son In Road Rage Incident

Monday, July 7

Lt. Governor Touts Tax Reform & Ballot Proposal in Brighton

Wixom Woman Improves After Saturday Crash in Handy Township

Police Suspect Alcohol Involved in Head On Crash

Trial Delayed For Romulus Cop From Brighton

Everyday Hero Nomination Deadline Extended

New Bill Would Allow Municipalities to Ban Fracking

Howell Opera House Mortgage Set to Be Paid Off in 2015

Hamburg Township Revisits WALLY & Approves Salary Survey

Fowlerville Woman To Be Resentenced On Meth Lab Conviction

Hartland Road Closure Planned This Week

Sunday, July 6

Registration Deadline for August Primary is Monday

Sheriff's Cadet Summer Academy Taking Applications

Fenton to Host 4th Annual ArtWalk Next Weekend

Saturday, July 5

Boating Safety Encouraged For Holiday Weekend

Friday, July 4

Brighton Welcomes Annual Independence Day Parade

Officials Urge Fireworks Caution & Common Sense

Event Seeks to Help Veterans With Benefit Claims