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Tuesday, March 31

Police: Man on US-23 Overpass Had Emotional Difficulties

Early Morning Fire Destroys Williamston Barn

Third Suspect Sentenced For His Role In Oceola Township Home Invasion

Fundraisers to Benefit Pinckney Community Youth Development Initiative

Howell Meeting Discusses Proposed Commuter Rail Line

Parking Restrictions In Place For Pinckney Street Cleaning

Genoa Township Discusses Six Year Capital Improvement Program

Monday, March 30

Police Talk Down Man On US-23 Overpass In Hartland

Cold Case Team Not Ruling Out Serial Killer in Unsolved 1983 Murder

Milford Police Offer Vehicle Burglary Prevention Strategies After Weekend Incidents

Almost 3% Of Livingston Residents Join State's Medicaid Expansion

Brighton School Board Has Strategic Planning Workshop

Event Will Keep Child Abuse Issue Visible Throughout April

Trial Set For Suspect In Fatal Crash That Killed Milford Twp. Woman

High School's Kindness Week A Success

Hilton Principal To Retire At End Of School Year

Woman Charged in Fatal Crash Again Found Competent to Stand Trial

Sunday, March 29

Milford Man Gets Prison Time For Incident At Brighton Pub

Howell DDA Approves Farmers' Market Sponsorship

Saturday, March 28

Howell City Council Has Differing Views on Priority Projects w/ Tight Budget

Local Man Charged For Criminal Activity Involving Out-of-State Minor

Chamber Recognized for Brighton's Farm to Table Experience

Friday, March 27

Livingston Horse Euthanized After Contracting Deadly Virus

Local Attorney Working To Give Legitimate Medical Marijuana Users Full Access

Michigan War Dog Memorial Seeking Clean-Up Volunteers

Trapping In Fenton Aims To Reduce Rat Population

Brighton Township Man Gets Jail Time For Stomping Kittens To Death

Court Battle Continues Seeking To End State Oversight of Local Mother & Daughter

Traffic Shifts Begin Friday for Fenton Streetscape Project

Michigan Tax Return Option Lets Residents Help Fight Local Child Abuse

Thursday, March 26

Howell Area Fire Department Names New Fire Marshal

Hearing Delayed For Deerfield Township Couple Charged With Abusing Adopted Son

Road Commission Approves Design Contract For Roundabout

Whitmore Lake Annexation Off The Table For Dexter Schools

Howell DDA Plans Celebration For Volunteers Next Month

Sale Of Latson Road Property Finalized Next Week

Council To Proceed w/ Fixing East Wall Of Howell City Hall

RR Crossing At Silver Lake Road Closed For Repairs Next Week

Volunteers Needed for Pinckney's Spring Cemetery Clean-Up Saturday

Wednesday, March 25

Overall Livingston County Health Rankings Drop

New Sentencing Ordered For Man Convicted In Brighton Restaurant Robbery

Milford Companies Faces Big Bills Following Weeklong Fire

Humane Society Latest Beneficiary Of 100 Women Who Care Group

Fowlerville High School & Jr. High Dismissing Early Due To Power Problem

County & Brighton Fire Authority at Odds Over Code Regulations

Police Chase Suspect To Get Independent Evaluation

Committee Probes Kreeger Elementary Complaints

Handy Township Man Bound Over For Trial On Child Pornography Charges

Tuesday, March 24

Prosecutor Drops Efforts Against Joshua & Brenda Burns

Crews Battle Large Brush/Grass Fire in Unadilla Township

Animal Control Investigating Possible Hoarding Case in Gregory

Brighton School Board Gives Supt. Pay Hike

Final Posting For Howell Superintendent To Go Out Today

Dispatchers Will Be Honored In April For National Telecommunicator's Week

Farewell Events Planned For Retiring Director Of Recycle Livingston

Man Arraigned in Connection w/ Crash that Killed Hamburg Police Sergeant

Lobur & Ellis Appointed To Howell City Council

Residents Address Brighton School Board on Open-Carry Law

Livingston County EMS Facing Difficulties With State Regionalization Plan

State Suspends Liquor License of Popular "Dive Bar" for Five Days

Monday, March 23

White Lake Man Sentenced To 50 Years On Child Porn Charges

Grass Fires Spark Burn Ban in Howell Fire Authority Response Area

Free Tax Prep Services Offered in Brighton

Group Seeks Turnaround Stories For Crowdfunding Campaign

Charges Authorized in Traffic Crash That Killed Hamburg Police Sergeant

Businesses Sought To Participate In Annual Job Fair

Proposal Would Create Bus Routes Between Ann Arbor & Brighton

Fenton Gets Set To Kick Off Streetscape Project

Livingston County's January Jobless Rate Up Slightly

Howell Fire Chief & Wife Win Local Celebrity Dance Competition

Local High School Robotics Team Returns To Search For MIA's

Livingston County Diaper Drive Set To Go In April

Sunday, March 22

Prison Ordered For Fowlerville Man Convicted In Robbery Spree

Drain Commission Seeking Lower-Cost Project On Lake Tyrone

Saturday, March 21

Five Candidates Seek Two Howell City Council Seats

Howell Fire Marshal Les Rodwell Retires, Ready For Next Chapter

Tanning Salon Owner to Serve Jail Time for Photographing Naked Customer

County Increases Local Health Department Fees

Local Private Schools Awarded State Grant Funds to Help Boost Safety

Former State Democratic Leader To Address Local Party

Friday, March 20

Hefty Sentence Handed Down In Oceola Home Invasion

District Officials Work To Get Out Vote For Rec Millage

Burn Ban Declared in Green Oak Township

Brighton to Replace Old Streetlights with LED Lights

Supporters Protest As Brighton Father Sentenced On Child Abuse Charge

Howell Doctor Convicted On Prescription Charges Sentenced To Jail

Brighton City Council OKs 3-Story Assisted Living Facility

Same-Sex Michigan Couples Await Supreme Court Ruling As They Celebrate Anniversary

Man Charged in Multiple Crashes While Drunk Gets Probation

Thursday, March 19

Brighton Man Sentenced in Child Abuse Case; Supporters Protest Outside Court

SUV Still Sought As Trial Set In Chase That Led To Deputy's Death

Wilson Lawsuit Suspended; Sent To Binding Arbitration

Inspection Authorized For Collapsing Historical Fenton Building

Two Livingston County Students Heading To West Point

County-Sponsored Meeting Lays Out Details On Road Proposal

Wednesday, March 18

Community Farewell Today For Retired Sheriff's Detective

Menzel: Honored to Have Been Finalist in State Superintendent Search

Sub-Standard Anti-Freeze/Coolant Products Could Be on Local Shelves

Menzel: Honored to Have Been in Top Three for State Superintendent

Dexter Schools Advised Not To Annex Whitmore Lake

Third Public Hearing On Commuter Rail Planned For Howell

Howell High School Production Brings Audience To The Action

Hartland Schools Sponsors Parenting Workshops & Resource Fair

Brighton Trustee Holds Ground On Accusation Over Boiler Credit

United Way Celebrates Community During "Top O’ the Morning” Breakfast

Hartland Board Gives Demolition Order For Blighted House

Handy Township Man Facing Child Pornography Charges

Rec Authority To Operate Howell City Park & Boat Launch This Summer

Community Talk Aims To Improve Opportunities For Individuals w/ Disabilities