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Wednesday, May 4
Closures On US-23 At 8 Mile Road Bridge, I-96 Start Friday

Closures On US-23 At 8 Mile Road Bridge, I-96 Start Friday

More lane and ramp closures are scheduled to start Friday on US-23 in the Whitmore Lake and Brighton areas. Read Full Article
 
Theis Supports FOIA Expansion As Long As Privacy Concerns Are Addressed

Theis Supports FOIA Expansion As Long As Privacy Concerns Are Addressed

Currently the legislature and governor's office are exempt from Freedom of Information laws. Read Full Article
 
Lyon Township Planners Deny Kroger Request To Add Gas Station

Lyon Township Planners Deny Kroger Request To Add Gas Station

Opposition from Lyon Township officials and residents has resulted in the denial of a proposed fuel center in a planned development. Read Full Article
 
Two Howell Technology Students Take First Place At Competition

Two Howell Technology Students Take First Place At Competition

Logan Huff and Austin Rhodes won their categories at regionals and have advanced to state competition next week. Read Full Article
 
Fill the Gazebo Food Drive Saturday, Cash Matching Offer Ends Today

Fill the Gazebo Food Drive Saturday, Cash Matching Offer Ends Today

The 14th Annual Livingston County Fill the Gazebo Food Drive is set for this weekend. Read Full Article
 
Hartland Water System Under Budget

Hartland Water System Under Budget

Six months in to taking over water operations in-house, the township is 21% under budget. Read Full Article
 
Washtenaw Passes Special Education Millage

Washtenaw Passes Special Education Millage

It will cover the non-reimbursed costs of providing special education services in Washtenaw County, including the Chelsea, Dexter and Whitmore Lake school districts. Read Full Article
 
New Foam Trailer To Help Fight Large Flammable & Combustible Liquid Fires

New Foam Trailer To Help Fight Large Flammable & Combustible Liquid Fires

Local firefighters now have access to new specialized equipment that will help battle different types of blazes.
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Argentine Police Chief Running For Genesee County Sheriff Spot

Argentine Police Chief Running For Genesee County Sheriff Spot

An area police chief is launching a campaign for Genesee County Sheriff.


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Tuesday, May 3
Foundation Purchases Red Cross Building In Howell, Announces "Rebirth" Of Chapter

Foundation Purchases Red Cross Building In Howell, Announces "Rebirth" Of Chapter

The Livingston County Red Cross building will remain in the community thanks to a local foundation. Read Full Article
 
LESA Holds Round One Of Interviews For Superintendent Position

LESA Holds Round One Of Interviews For Superintendent Position

Monday kicked off the first set of interviews to fill the soon-to-be vacant superintendent position for the Livingston Educational Service Agency. Read Full Article
 
Byron Man Charged In Chase Bank Robbery

Byron Man Charged In Chase Bank Robbery

A man authorities say robbed a bank in downtown Byron and then escaped on a bicycle has been charged in the incident. Read Full Article
 
Department of Public Health Looks Toward Accreditation

Department of Public Health Looks Toward Accreditation

The Livingston County General Government and Health & Human Services Committee agreed to one county department’s strategic plan. Read Full Article
 
Event Asks About Restoring Trust In State Government

Event Asks About Restoring Trust In State Government

The public meeting will be facilitated by the Center for Michigan, an Ann Arbor-based nonprofit and nonpartisan group that seeks public input to help guide lawmakers. Read Full Article
 
Parking Lot Brawl At Genoa Restaurant Still Under Investigation

Parking Lot Brawl At Genoa Restaurant Still Under Investigation

The investigation into a baseball bat attack in the parking lot of Bubba Changs continues. Read Full Article
 
Bank, Medical Center Highlight Development Coming To Genoa Township

Bank, Medical Center Highlight Development Coming To Genoa Township

The Genoa Township Board has approved a new medical center and bank branch.
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Two From Livingston County Attend Security Conference

Two From Livingston County Attend Security Conference

Two Livingston County officials attended a two week training to learn how to protect sensitive information. Read Full Article
 
Monday, May 2
Howell Woman Charged In Fatal Motorcycle Crash To Appear In Court

Howell Woman Charged In Fatal Motorcycle Crash To Appear In Court

A Howell woman charged in connection with a crash that killed a motorcyclist on D-19 near Keddle Road last summer is scheduled to appear in court. Read Full Article
 
Linden Man Looking To Make Strides Against Pancreatic Cancer

Linden Man Looking To Make Strides Against Pancreatic Cancer

The former WHMI Sports Director ia hoping to fund hope for himself and the more than 50,000 other Americans who will receive the diagnosis each year. Read Full Article
 
Duck Again Uses Local School Courtyard To Lay & Hatch Eggs

Duck Again Uses Local School Courtyard To Lay & Hatch Eggs

The duck named Vanessa has appeared at Village Elementary School in Hartland for the past 13 years. Read Full Article
 
Panel Of Legislators Will Share Insight At Political Power Lunch

Panel Of Legislators Will Share Insight At Political Power Lunch

A Q & A session with local legislators will be the main event at a community luncheon in Brighton next month. Read Full Article
 
Howell DDA Discusses Parking Lots And Main Street Awards

Howell DDA Discusses Parking Lots And Main Street Awards

Parking Lots #2 and #4 set for renovation later this summer. Read Full Article
 
Southbound I-275 Closed; Lengthy Detours Start Today

Southbound I-275 Closed; Lengthy Detours Start Today

The total closure of southbound I-275 at a busy intersection with other freeways went into effect overnight and local commuters will be dealing with long detours.
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Bowling Benefit Will Assist Boys Who Lost Their Young Father To Stroke

Bowling Benefit Will Assist Boys Who Lost Their Young Father To Stroke

Jayson Leisentritt was just 27 years old when he suffered a stroke and died in 2014. Read Full Article
 
Milford Woman Charged In Fatal Attack Bound Over For Trial

Milford Woman Charged In Fatal Attack Bound Over For Trial

Yvonne Cortis was charged with open murder in December following the death of 68-year-old Greg Cortis. Read Full Article
 
Highland Fire Chief Application Deadline Approaching

Highland Fire Chief Application Deadline Approaching

The department is currently being led by Interim Chief Richard Cole, who took after Chief Jim Crunk retired last August. Read Full Article
 
Sunday, May 1
Senior Survivor Nets Record Funds For Veterans Charity

Senior Survivor Nets Record Funds For Veterans Charity

Local high school seniors broke a record in raising funds for a non-profit organization that helps veterans. Read Full Article
 
LESA Superintendent Interviews Start Monday

LESA Superintendent Interviews Start Monday

Two well-known community educators and administrators will interview for the Livingston Educational Service Agency superintendent position. Read Full Article
 
Vaupel Bill Would Require More Police Medical Training

Vaupel Bill Would Require More Police Medical Training

A state lawmaker from Livingston County wants to address what he says is a lack of sufficient medical training for police officers. Read Full Article
 
Brighton High School Ranked Among Top Schools in State & Country

Brighton High School Ranked Among Top Schools in State & Country

U.S. News ranks Brighton High School among the top 3% in the US. Read Full Article
 
Saturday, April 30
Howell Woman Who Tried To Run Boyfriend Over With Truck Sentenced

Howell Woman Who Tried To Run Boyfriend Over With Truck Sentenced

Sentencing has been handed down to a local woman who tried to run her ex-boyfriend over with his truck and led police on two separate chases.
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Legislation Regarding Solicitation Of Public Documents Signed Into Law

Legislation Regarding Solicitation Of Public Documents Signed Into Law

A new law aims to crack down on companies that solicit fees for providing public records, such as property deeds. Read Full Article
 
Body Of Missing Milford Man Found In Livonia

Body Of Missing Milford Man Found In Livonia

The body of a Milford man who had been reported missing has been found in a car parked in a Livonia subdivision. Read Full Article
 
Spring Nature Outings Planned At Local Recreation Areas

Spring Nature Outings Planned At Local Recreation Areas

Two spring outings are being organized by The Crossroads Group of the Sierra Club.
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Friday, April 29
Howell Student Who Assaulted Girlfriend On Campus Arraigned

Howell Student Who Assaulted Girlfriend On Campus Arraigned

Arraignment has been held for a Howell High School student involved in a domestic dispute on the school's campus. Read Full Article
 
State Board of Education President Addresses Local Democrats

State Board of Education President Addresses Local Democrats

A gathering last night in Brighton featured a state official leading a campaign to protect the rights of transgender students. Read Full Article
 
Afternoon Crash Closes Northbound US-23

Afternoon Crash Closes Northbound US-23

An afternoon accident caused significant traffic delays and shut down northbound US-23 at North Territorial Road.

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Airport Police Officer Gets Probation In Retail Fraud Case

Airport Police Officer Gets Probation In Retail Fraud Case

Sentencing has been handed down to an airport police officer who allegedly stole from two local retailers.
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Unique Theater Group To Perform At Local Library

Unique Theater Group To Perform At Local Library

A one-of-a-kind theater group will honor the legacy of William Shakespeare through an event at a local library Saturday. Read Full Article
 
8 Mile Road Bridge Construction Over US-23 Starts Monday

8 Mile Road Bridge Construction Over US-23 Starts Monday

The Michigan Department of Transportation will be starting repairs Monday on the 8 Mile Road Bridge over northbound US-23.
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Suspect In I-96 Chase Arraigned

Suspect In I-96 Chase Arraigned

A Muskegon man has been arraigned in Livingston County on charges connected to an incident that included a stolen vehicle and police chase. Read Full Article
 
Sidewalk Decals Will Control Bikes In Downtown Howell

Sidewalk Decals Will Control Bikes In Downtown Howell

A Traffic Control Order regarding bicycles in downtown Howell has been rescinded and city officials are working to keep a safe balance between cyclists and pedestrians.
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Thompson Lake Treated For Invasive Weeds

Thompson Lake Treated For Invasive Weeds

Thompson Lake in Howell was treated this week to combat against an invasive weed. Read Full Article
 
Thursday, April 28
State Finds Violations In Trench Collapse At Jail That Injured Worker

State Finds Violations In Trench Collapse At Jail That Injured Worker

An excavating contractor is facing fines after a state investigation found violations related to a trench collapse on a jail expansion that sent a worker to the hospital. Read Full Article
 
Construction At Chilson & Coon Lake Road Starts Monday

Construction At Chilson & Coon Lake Road Starts Monday

The first phase of a roundabout project that will inconvenience motorists and shut down a busy intersection in Genoa Township starts Monday.
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Agreement Prevents Enforcement Of "Gag Order" Law

Agreement Prevents Enforcement Of "Gag Order" Law

An agreement blocks enforcement of a Michigan law that local officials said unconstitutionally restricted free-speech rights to put out information about ballot measures. Read Full Article
 
Suspect Who Fled On Bicycle After Bank Heist In Byron Arrested

Suspect Who Fled On Bicycle After Bank Heist In Byron Arrested

Police have apprehended the man who allegedly robbed a bank in downtown Byron and fled on a bicycle.
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Fire Truck Pull To Benefit Special Olympics

Fire Truck Pull To Benefit Special Olympics

The Green Oak Township Fire Department and Michigan State Police will be hosting the event on May 14th. Read Full Article
 
Declining Enrollment Could Cancel Howell High School Fire Academy

Declining Enrollment Could Cancel Howell High School Fire Academy

Local fire authorities are urging students to join the Howell High School Fire Academy as enrollment drops. Read Full Article
 
Hartland Township and Planning Commission Hold Joint Meeting

Hartland Township and Planning Commission Hold Joint Meeting

Planning commissioners and the township board of trustees in one local community met last night for a work session. Read Full Article
 
Hamburg Township Named Among Country's Safest Communities

Hamburg Township Named Among Country's Safest Communities

Hamburg named 50th safest township in the United States. Read Full Article
 
Berkley Man Arrested For Attempting To Steal ATV In Lyon Township

Berkley Man Arrested For Attempting To Steal ATV In Lyon Township

Criminal charges are expected to be issued against a Berkley man who tried to steal an ATV quad in Lyon Township.
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Wednesday, April 27
Chase Bank Reportedly Robbed In Byron

Chase Bank Reportedly Robbed In Byron

An afternoon bank robbery in a small town is causing concerns about the lack of dedicated police coverage.
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Charges Sought Against Howell Student Who Assaulted Girlfriend

Charges Sought Against Howell Student Who Assaulted Girlfriend

The student was taken into custody at gunpoint. Read Full Article
 
Parking Lot Improvement Project In Howell Out To Bid

Parking Lot Improvement Project In Howell Out To Bid

Both phases of a split parking lot improvement project in the city of Howell are moving forward. Read Full Article
 
Prescription Drug Collection Events This Saturday

Prescription Drug Collection Events This Saturday

Local law enforcement agencies will be open to accept unwanted prescription drugs as part of a weekend event. Read Full Article
 
Drick Named New Humane Society Executive Director

Drick Named New Humane Society Executive Director

The Humane Society of Livingston County has a new executive director. Read Full Article
 
Incident At Howell High School Ends In Student Arrest

Incident At Howell High School Ends In Student Arrest

The incident began as an argument between two students. Read Full Article
 
Putnam Township Man Facing Felony Charges

Putnam Township Man Facing Felony Charges

A Putnam Township man is facing felony drug-related charges and may have also been involved in a near overdose death.
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City Of Howell In Favor Of Creating Transportation Authority From LETS

City Of Howell In Favor Of Creating Transportation Authority From LETS

The city of Howell is encouraging county officials to establish a transportation authority to serve the transit dependent. Read Full Article
 
Fowlerville Field Of Dreams Team Gives All Kids A Chance To Play

Fowlerville Field Of Dreams Team Gives All Kids A Chance To Play

A local baseball team for kids who don’t normally get to play, held its last game of the season yesterday in Fowlerville. Read Full Article
 
Tuesday, April 26
Milford Fire Chief On Leave, Police Chief To Lead Department

Milford Fire Chief On Leave, Police Chief To Lead Department

There’s been a shake-up in leadership in the Milford Fire Department.
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Diamonds Restaurant Relocating, Mr. B's Closing In Downtown Howell

Diamonds Restaurant Relocating, Mr. B's Closing In Downtown Howell

The transformation of the restaurant scene in Downtown Howell continues. Read Full Article
 
Man Making Trek On Horseback From Washington To Howell

Man Making Trek On Horseback From Washington To Howell

Vern Herrst began his trip Friday from the Methow Valley in northern Washington to Howell, where he grew up on a farm in Oceola Township. Read Full Article
 
Bishop Announces Winner Of Congressional Art Contest

Bishop Announces Winner Of Congressional Art Contest

The winner of a youth art contest was announced Monday in Brighton. Read Full Article
 
Brighton's "The Bridge" Alternative High School Named Tops in State

Brighton's "The Bridge" Alternative High School Named Tops in State

The Bridge - The Brighton Area School District's alternative high school - has been named the alternative school of the year in Michigan. Read Full Article
 
Pinckney Students Charged In Rape Case Sentenced To One Year Of Jail, Probation

Pinckney Students Charged In Rape Case Sentenced To One Year Of Jail, Probation

Sentencing has been handed down to two Pinckney High School students who pleaded guilty to charges in a rape case. Read Full Article
 
Livinston County To Put Veteran's Millage On August Ballot

Livinston County To Put Veteran's Millage On August Ballot

A millage to support veterans programs was approved last night by county officials. Read Full Article
 
Local Voices Sound Off In Victims Of Police Brutality Composition

Local Voices Sound Off In Victims Of Police Brutality Composition

A composition about the victims of police brutality features the voices of three area students and a film about the piece will premiere on Wednesday. Read Full Article
 
City Of Howell Considering Cost-Sharing To Install Lights At D-19 Park And Ride

City Of Howell Considering Cost-Sharing To Install Lights At D-19 Park And Ride

Marion Township is looking to install lighting at the park and ride located on D-19 with financial help from the city of Howell.
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Monday, April 25
Hartland District To Appeal Lawsuit Ruling To Michigan Supreme Court

Hartland District To Appeal Lawsuit Ruling To Michigan Supreme Court

Tracey Sahouri sued the district in 2012, alleging it violated the Whistleblower Protection Act when it removed her as principal from Creekside Elementary School. Read Full Article
 
Suspects Arraigned In Green Oak Store Theft & Police Chase

Suspects Arraigned In Green Oak Store Theft & Police Chase

Four of the five suspects arrested in connection with a retail fraud incident in Green Oak Township that ended with a police chase have been arraigned. Read Full Article
 
Run/Walk Event To Bring A Glow To Howell High School Campus

Run/Walk Event To Bring A Glow To Howell High School Campus

The 2nd annual Torch 180 Glow 5k Run & Walk will be held on Friday, May 13th at Howell School to benefit Torch 180. Read Full Article
 
Brighton Historical Society Looking For Cemetery Cleanup Volunteers

Brighton Historical Society Looking For Cemetery Cleanup Volunteers

In the last three years, the group has restored 92 headstones that were broken and lying on the ground, in some cases buried under up to a foot of accumulated dirt. Read Full Article
 
Howell Senior Survivor Raising Funds For Stiggy's Dogs

Howell Senior Survivor Raising Funds For Stiggy's Dogs

The organization is named in memory of Corpsman Third Class Benjamin "Doc Stiggy" Castiglione, a 2006 Howell High graduate who died while serving in Afghanistan. Read Full Article
 
Vets Council Names Veteran & Auxiliary Of The Year

Vets Council Names Veteran & Auxiliary Of The Year

Groff served in the Vietnam War, Grenada, Panama, and the first Desert Storm. Read Full Article
 
Libraries Launch "Bridge To Literacy" Program To Benefit Hamburg & Pinckney Students

Libraries Launch "Bridge To Literacy" Program To Benefit Hamburg & Pinckney Students

A unique partnership between local schools and libraries aims to set up students for success. Read Full Article
 
Prison Guard From Brighton Arraigned In Circuit Court On Drug Charges

Prison Guard From Brighton Arraigned In Circuit Court On Drug Charges

Tylutki, who was in uniform and armed with a .40 caliber handgun at the time of his arrest, faces up to 20 years in prison if convicted on the charges. Read Full Article
 
Area Agency on Aging to Offer Fall Prevention Class

Area Agency on Aging to Offer Fall Prevention Class

A local agency is hosting classes designed to help area seniors with fall prevention. Read Full Article
 
Sunday, April 24
"Bras For A Cause" Fundraiser Returns To Livingston County

"Bras For A Cause" Fundraiser Returns To Livingston County

A breast cancer research fundraiser that features men modeling bras is back by popular demand. Read Full Article
 
DDA To Pay For PSD Marketing Consultant

DDA To Pay For PSD Marketing Consultant

The DDA voted to fund the $13,500 cost of the hiring. Read Full Article
 
Local Dems To Host Gilbert At Annual Winans Dinner

Local Dems To Host Gilbert At Annual Winans Dinner

She'll be joined by Brandon Dillon, chair of the Michigan Democratic Party. Read Full Article
 
Saturday, April 23
Bubba Changs Owner Jailed After Baseball Bat Attack In Parking Lot

Bubba Changs Owner Jailed After Baseball Bat Attack In Parking Lot

An argument escalated and an altercation turned physical in the parking lot of a new restaurant Friday afternoon in Genoa Township. Read Full Article
 
Man Who Threatened Howell Schools Found Incompetent, Charges Dismissed

Man Who Threatened Howell Schools Found Incompetent, Charges Dismissed

The charges against a man who made terroristic threats online about several Howell Schools have been dropped. Read Full Article
 
Local Man Who Led Police Chase While Drunk Sentenced

Local Man Who Led Police Chase While Drunk Sentenced

Sentencing has been handed down to a Hamburg Township man who led a police chase while intoxicated.
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Hartland Optimist Club Honors Outgoing Sheriff Bob Bezotte

Hartland Optimist Club Honors Outgoing Sheriff Bob Bezotte

Sheriff Bob Bezotte recently received the Hartland Optimist Annual Respect for Law Award. Read Full Article
 
Diabetes Class Offered by Area Agency on Aging 1B

Diabetes Class Offered by Area Agency on Aging 1B

A local agency is offering health and wellness classes on diabetes to seniors in the area. Read Full Article
 
Friday, April 22
Large Police Search In Howell Township

Large Police Search In Howell Township

A lot of police activity was reported this afternoon in Howell Township. Read Full Article
 
Work Progressing On McGregor Road Bridge Replacement Project

Work Progressing On McGregor Road Bridge Replacement Project

A bridge construction project impacting motorists in Dexter, Pinckney and Hamburg Township is progressing. Read Full Article
 
Local Jobless Rate Held Mostly Steady In March

Local Jobless Rate Held Mostly Steady In March

March unemployment rates held mostly steady in regional labor markets while Livingston County saw just a slight increase. Read Full Article
 
Annual Imagination Station Spring Kickoff Scheduled Saturday

Annual Imagination Station Spring Kickoff Scheduled Saturday

Volunteers are needed for the annual Spring Kickoff at the Imagination Station playground in downtown Brighton, next to the Mill Pond, this Saturday. Read Full Article
 
"Bids, Bites, Beats & Books" Fundraiser Will Benefit Pinckney Library

"Bids, Bites, Beats & Books" Fundraiser Will Benefit Pinckney Library

A yearly fundraiser for the Pinckney Community Public Library will return next month with food, music, games and a silent auction.
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Community Wants Solution To Weed Takeover In Portage Lake Chain

Community Wants Solution To Weed Takeover In Portage Lake Chain

A recent study has found that several local lakes contain harmful invasive plant species and lakefront property owners are calling for a solution. Read Full Article
 
Reports Says Pinckney Among Districts Expected To Bolt From KLAA Conference

Reports Says Pinckney Among Districts Expected To Bolt From KLAA Conference

The main reason for the split appears to be the disparity in enrollment within certain divisions. Read Full Article
 
Pinckney Rape Suspects Due Back In Court Monday

Pinckney Rape Suspects Due Back In Court Monday

A hearing has been adjourned for two Pinckney High School students who pleaded guilty to charges in a rape case. Read Full Article
 
Brighton to Overhaul 35-Year-Old City Zoning Ordinance

Brighton to Overhaul 35-Year-Old City Zoning Ordinance

The Brighton City Council has voted to hire a suburban Detroit company to thoroughly overhaul the city's outdated zoning ordinance. Read Full Article
 
Thursday, April 21
More Ramp & Lane Closures Start Friday At I-96/US-23 Interchange

More Ramp & Lane Closures Start Friday At I-96/US-23 Interchange

A number of traffic restrictions are being put in place Friday at the I-96/US-23 interchange and motorists should plan accordingly.

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Carolyn Henry Makes Second Run Against Vailliencourt For Prosecutor

Carolyn Henry Makes Second Run Against Vailliencourt For Prosecutor

Henry initially ran against Vailliencourt four years ago when the position was vacated by the retirement of former Prosecutor David Morse. Read Full Article
 
Linden School Officials Warn Parents After Student Approached By Stranger

Linden School Officials Warn Parents After Student Approached By Stranger

A 16-year-old girl was approached by a white male, with white hair, in his 60's, driving a black four-door sedan, Monday afternoon. Read Full Article
 
Residents Looking To Develop On Whitmore Lake Road Denied Variance Request And Appeal

Residents Looking To Develop On Whitmore Lake Road Denied Variance Request And Appeal

Green Oak Township officials have denied property owners on Whitmore Lake Road a request to modify an ordinance that would allow them to develop on their land. Read Full Article
 
Downtown Howell Celebrated At Main Street DDA Award Show

Downtown Howell Celebrated At Main Street DDA Award Show

Leaders, property owners, and the DDA's accomplishments were all honored. Picture by Richard Lim. Read Full Article
 
Putnam Township Board Pitched On Potential New Police Authority

Putnam Township Board Pitched On Potential New Police Authority

Putnam Township, Unadilla Township, and the Village of Pinckney are in the infant stages of forming a new police entity to cover the three communities. Read Full Article
 
Westbound I-96 To See Lane Closures This Weekend

Westbound I-96 To See Lane Closures This Weekend

Westbound I-96 between M-52 and Fowlerville Road will be down to one lane from 9pm Friday to 5am Monday. Read Full Article
 
Open House Of Private Car Collection Will Raise Funds For American Cancer Society

Open House Of Private Car Collection Will Raise Funds For American Cancer Society

100% of the proceeds from a car collection viewing in Brighton this Saturday will be donated to cancer research and support programs. Read Full Article
 
Charges Pending Against Lyon Township Man Who Stabbed Friend

Charges Pending Against Lyon Township Man Who Stabbed Friend

A Lyon Township man has been arrested for allegedly stabbing his friend during a heated argument, then fleeing the scene.
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Wednesday, April 20
Field Fire Reported in Genoa Township

Field Fire Reported in Genoa Township

Firefighters were able to contain a field fire from spreading in Genoa Township. Read Full Article
 
Schuette Files Charges In Flint Water Crisis, Promises "More To Come"

Schuette Files Charges In Flint Water Crisis, Promises "More To Come"

Two state regulators and a Flint employee are charged with evidence tampering and several other counts related to the Michigan city's lead-tainted water crisis. Read Full Article
 
Hartland Township Evaluates its Manager

Hartland Township Evaluates its Manager

The manager of one local township received his second evaluation of the year from officials last night. Read Full Article
 
Milford Man Enters Plea To Indecent Exposure Charge

Milford Man Enters Plea To Indecent Exposure Charge

Milford Police say they were called to the Childs Lake Estates mobile home park on a report that a man had exposed and fondled himself while asking a girl for directions. Read Full Article
 
City of Fenton Discusses Expansion Of Local Bakery

City of Fenton Discusses Expansion Of Local Bakery

The Fenton City Council met in special session to hear about plans to expand Crust Baking Company on Caroline Street. Read Full Article
 
Two Local Organizations Offer Earth Friendly Event Sunday

Two Local Organizations Offer Earth Friendly Event Sunday

A local conservation group is hosting an event to help raise awareness of the need to recycle this weekend. Read Full Article
 
Suspects In High School Shooting Plot Headed For Trial

Suspects In High School Shooting Plot Headed For Trial

The teens are charged with conspiracy to commit first-degree premeditated murder and false report or threat of terrorism. Read Full Article
 
Contested County & Township Races To Dominate August Primary Ballot

Contested County & Township Races To Dominate August Primary Ballot

Tuesday marked the deadline for candidates to file for the August Primary election.
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"Parents Who Host Lose The Most" Campaign Kicks Off

"Parents Who Host Lose The Most" Campaign Kicks Off

As prom season and graduation draws near, a campaign aimed at preventing underage drinking is kicking off its advocacy efforts. Read Full Article
 
Brighton High Named Among Top 25 High Schools In Michigan

Brighton High Named Among Top 25 High Schools In Michigan

The rankings are based on teacher to student ratios and college readiness as determined by test results. Read Full Article
 
Brighton Library Offers Fun Alternatives for Screen-Free Week

Brighton Library Offers Fun Alternatives for Screen-Free Week

A local library offers alternatives to screen time for a week when kids are encouraged to unplug. Read Full Article