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Monday, October 20

Howell Area Motorcyclist Jailed After Police Chase

Chilson Road to Close Tuesday in Hamburg Township

Best Practices in Brighton Schools Could Boost Per Pupil Funding

Local Celebrities To Serve Up Hope For Mental Illness Sufferers

Hune's Amendment Sparks Further Conflict Of Interest Criticism

Ex-CIA Agent Concurs with Air Strikes Only Against ISIS

WWII Author Donald Burgett Talks at Howell Carnegie Library

Student News Team Kicks Off New Fundraising Campaign

Local Runners Fill Top Ten In Free Press Marathon

Sunday, October 19

Pinckney Schools Gets Letter Of Intent To Purchase Hamburg El

Alleged Armed Robber Arraigned in Livingston County

Saturday, October 18

Cleary University President to Retire

Nine-Month Sentence Handed Down For Child Molestor

Friday, October 17

Howell Community Leader To Make Write-In School Board Bid

Wastewater Plant Consolidation Project Underway in Genoa Twp.

Brighton Man's Arson Conviction Nets Jail Time & Probation

Brighton Gets Excellent Marks in Annual Audit Report

Kitten Stomping Suspect Located & Arraigned

Brighton School Board President's Political Posts Questioned

Historic Howell Theater Holds Ribbon Cutting For Grand Opening

Brighton Council OKs Rezoning for New Development

Howell Choir Students Prepare for Concert & Renaissance Feast

Thursday, October 16

Suit Filed Against Ex-Deputy & County by Former Inmates Settled

Oceola Twp. Resident Files To Run As School Board Write-In

Railroad Crossing Work Delayed Until Next Week In Chelsea

Former CIA Officer To Speak In Brighton On ISIS

District Says Right-to-Work Lawsuit Filed by Teacher Baseless

U.S. Supreme Court Declines Challenge To Brighton Blight Law

Fenton Police Say Suspect Sketch Is Incorrect

OLHSA Celebrates 50 Years of Helping People & Changing Lives

Wednesday, October 15

United Way Releases 2014 Filling Wishes Booklet

Teacher Alleges Right-to-Work Violations; District & Union Disagree

Hune Calls Conflict Of Interest Accusation Political "Crap"

Local Woman Charged in Fatal Crash to Undergo Competency Exam

New Leader Named for Salvation Army of Livingston County

Health Officials Calm Vaccination Fears Amid Mumps Outbreak

Crowd Gathers To Rally Against Opiate Abuse, For Education

Father & Son Enter Pleas In Road Rage Case

M-52 Railroad Crossing to Close Friday in Chelsea

Tuesday, October 14

Pinckney School District Dealing With Mumps Outbreak

Pinckney Village Council Opposes Potential Pipeline Project

1st Annual Luncheon Connects And Empowers Local Women

Bishop Will Headline Livingston GOP's Reagan Day Dinner

Brighton Area Schools Reach All-Time Enrollment Record

Report Finds Howell Superintendent Not Harassed

Howell Council Endorses Splash Pad/Ice Rink Plan

Suspected Abduction Attempt Under Investigation

Governor Signs Locally-Sponsored Bills To Fight Heroin Overdose

Monday, October 13

Grant To Fully Implement Program For Sexual Assault Victims

MDOT Says Settlement Issues to Blame for Bridge Repairs

Federal Lawsuit Over Ex-Deputy's Actions Set For Trial This Week

Few Answers In Firing Of Metroparks Chief

Howell Council Meeting Moved Due To Flooded Basement

Bond Lowered For Two Suspects In Brighton Jewelry Robbery

Carburetor Icing Likely Cause of Fatal Brighton Plane Crash

Ruling Moves Pinckney Woman's Recall Lawsuit Forward

Events to Educate Community on Realities of Heroin & Opiates

Sunday, October 12

Schauer Fires Up Hometown Crowd During Rally

Local Man Admits Sending 13-Year-Old Inappropriate Messages

Salvation Army Holding Holiday Sign-Ups for Families in Need

Saturday, October 11

Most Charges Dropped Against Ex-Cop Accused in Alleged Assault

State Program Helps Howell Students Report Safety Threats

Lease Approved for Firefighter Officer Training Center & Lab

Friday, October 10

Howell Woman Sentenced For Hitting Cop Car

Dairy Queen Hacked; Hartland Township Location Affected

Brighton High School in Teen Driving Safety Contest

Economic Development Organization Looks To Renew Contract

M-36 Construction In Pinckney, Hamburg Area Set For Next Week

Whitmore Lake-Ann Arbor School Merger Explained At Meeting

Concert To Benefit Scholarship In Memory Of Late Chorale Leader

Third Home Invasion Suspect Bound Over For Trial

Thursday, October 9

Ex-Romulus Cop From Brighton Enters Corruption Plea

Fire Claims Tyrone Township Home Thursday

Hartland Officials Set More Meetings On Proposed Road Millage

Fundraiser Will Help Sheriff's Deputy

Volunteers Needed for Tree Planting Project in Milford Saturday

Overflow Crowd Attends Howell Library Sanatorium Program

Fundraiser to Help Family of Young Pinckney Boy Battling Leukemia

Project Sticker Shock Hitting Pinckney Area Ahead Of Homecoming

Northfield Woman Bound Over On Local Hit-And-Run Charges

Report Details Local Drunk Driving Enforcement Effort

Wednesday, October 8

Fenton Township Officially Opposes Proposed ET Rover Pipeline

Group Tours City of Brighton During 2014 Transportation Odyssey

Congressman Rogers Throws Support Behind New Tyrone Zip Code

Alleged Armed Robber Bound Over For Trial In Ingham

Howell 5th Graders Gather for Lunar Eclipse Viewing Party

Defense Attorney:Truth Will Come Out About Road Rage Shooting

Rainbow Shines Over Annual Vigil to End Domestic Violence

Vaupel, Genso Face Off in Howell Candidate Forum

Former Fowlerville Woman Enters Plea In Child's Death

Tuesday, October 7

Bond Denied For Accused Shooter As Zale Family Speaks Out

Portion of Rushton Road Closed for Construction Wed. & Thursday

"Big Red Barrel" Unveiled At Howell Police Department

Revenue Sharing Program Considered By Brighton Township

Emergency Response Volunteers Recognized For Efforts

School Board Candidate Stuck in Campaign Sign Controversy

Lane Closures Scheduled on US-23 & I-96 This Week

Informational Meeting Held To Explain Tyrone Public Safety SAD

Charges Authorized Against Fowlerville Man In Robbery Spree

Monday, October 6

Charges Approved Against Alleged Kitten-Stomper

Public Health & Fenton School Officials Monitoring Enterovirus

Howell Board Write-In Candidate Drops Out, Endorses Drick

Hartland Confirms Housing Report Details Ahead Of Land Use Plan

Linden Farmer Makes His Mark With Rare Pumpkins

Accused Road Rage Shooter Back In Court Tuesday

Fowlerville Police Department's K-9 Quinn Laid To Rest

Local 10 Year Old Leads DSO At Free Brighton Concert

Rally Seeks Awareness For Opiate Addiction & Dangers

Sunday, October 5

Howell Superintendent's Forced Leave "Normal Protocol"

Habitat For Humanity Plans World Habitat Day Event

Nearby Districts Struggle To Find School Board Candidates

Saturday, October 4

Forums Set For Public Safety Tax Proposal

Green Oak Road Work Completed For 2014

Luncheon Aims to Inspire Women While Building Community Unity

Howell Superintendent Put On Leave While Expenses Investigated

Friday, October 3

Drama Fueling Former Howell School Board Member's Campaign

Brighton Council Told It Has No Control Over Charter School

Officer's Beloved Partner Will Be Laid to Rest Saturday

Bentivolio Will Run As a Write-In Candidate For Congress

Green Oak Man Pleads Guilty In Indecent Exposure Cases

Registration Deadline Monday for November General Election

Brighton to Make Pavement Repairs on Several City Streets

Thursday, October 2

Improperly Set Beam Forces Repair of Latson Road Bridge

Large Turnout at Farewell Service for Local Sgt. Mirrors His Impact

Brighton Post Top MSP Collection Site During Drug Take-Back Day

Township Revises Adult Business Ordinance

Schauer Plans Howell Township Rally With Democratic Slate

Kroger Sued Over Firing of Howell Twp. Worker

Work Moving Along on Two Bridge Projects w/ Lengthy Detours

Attack Victim's Co-Workers Testimony Tossed From Dog Hearing

Local Wildlife Chapter Receives State Grant

Wednesday, October 1

Livingston County IT Employee Terminated; Three Others Resign

Rogers Defends GOP Education Spending Record

Lingenfelter Collection Fall Open House to Benefit The Pink Fund

State Police Secretary Spearheads Dog's Return Home

Alleged Heroin Dealers Head to Trial

Traintrack Detour Derails Truck Trying To Avoid Festival Traffic

Judicial Race One Of Three Contests Highlighted At Forum

Voyager Elementary Named a 2014 National Blue Ribbon School

Man Enters Plea in Grisly Green Oak Township Murder

Tuesday, September 30

Dog Owners Enter Plea In Attack on Whitmore Lake Woman

Tyrone Township Officials Explore Getting Unique Zip Code

Hartland Firm Sues Former Client For Defamation

Felony Charges Being Sought In Local Kitten Stomping Deaths

Handy Begins Process Of Creating Industrial Developmen District

Howell Police Department To Get Drug Drop-Off Barrel

Preview Of Bullying Film Packs A Punch

Monday, September 29

Suspects Charged in Armed Home Invasion to Appear in Court

Website Aims To Fund Life-Saving Treatment For Local Man

Ordinance to Deal With Signage Concerns in Hartland

Transportation Tour Will Include Stop In Brighton

Fire Hydrant Flushing Planned in City of Brighton

Police Sgt's Friends, Colleagues Gather At Site Of Fatal Crash

Robbery Suspect Arraigned in Pharmacy Hold-Up

Docudrama Director To Appear At Screening Tonight

Dental Clinic Exploits Football Rivalry For Fundraiser

Brighton Woman Remembered With Tribute Concert

Local Company Trains Dogs To Sniff Out Gluten

Sunday, September 28

Meeting Planned By Pro-Village Dexter Residents

Local Couple Joins Thousands For New York Climate March

Livingston County’s Jobless Rate Improves In August

Saturday, September 27

Fallen Hamburg Police Sergeant Had Big Heart & Infectious Smile

More Road Projects to Come in Green Oak Township

Sentence Handed Down In Criminal Sexual Conduct Case

Friday, September 26

Hamburg Police Sgt. Killed in Head-On Motorcycle Crash

Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested in Ingham County

Suspect Remains Wanted in Three Armed Robberies

Anti-Overdose Drugs Getting A Boost From Locally-Sponsored Bills

New Creative Art Contest All About Life's Lemons

Police Investigating Fatal Motorcycle Crash

Couple Steps Forward to Save Livingston County Veteran's Home

Animal Control Investigates Stomping Deaths of Kittens

Local Agencies Partner for Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

Expanded Parking Planned For Former Chamber Site

Suspect Flees Twice From Police Before Being Arrested

Hartland to Renew Lease w/ Local Farmer for M-59 Properties

Thursday, September 25

Police Say Only One Suspect Is Sought in Trio of Robberies

Dog Attack Victim Says New Allegations Are Lies

Michigan and Downtown Howell Recognized For Economic Success

Company Employees To Create & Supply Teen Center Study Area

Funds Sought to Help State Trooper After Fire Destroys Home

Concert Tribute Sunday for Woman Who Loved Community & Music

Brighton School Board Candidates Square Off in Forum

Road Work Underway in Brighton, Green Oak & Hamburg Townships

Police Release Surveillance Photos of Armed Robbery Suspect

Wednesday, September 24

Local Actor Takes Home Award for Performance in Musical

Suspects Wanted in Two Armed Robberies at Local Party Stores

Two Robberies Reported Ten Minutes Apart at Local Party Stores

Pharmacy Robbery Leads to Lockdown in Webberville Schools

Vigil, Purple Light Campaign Against Domestic Abuse In October

Survey Yields Positive Data For Livingston County Job Market

Marion Township Park Dedication Set Next Month

Gilbert & Busfield to Lead Howell's Fantasy of Lights Parade

State Senate Candidates Cover Topics In Hartland Forum

Howell DDA Not Giving Up on Potential Ice Rink/Splash Pad Project

Deputy Chief Named President of Michigan Fire Inspectors Society

New Charges Filed Against Fowlerville Man In Drug Case

Former Cop Facing Sex Charges To Undergo Competency Exam

Tuesday, September 23

Howell Board Of Education Votes To Rename Auditorium

Student Enrollment Projections Holding in Brighton Area Schools

Lane Closures on US-23 Could Lead to Traffic Backups This Week

Ceremony Will Honor Former Fowlerville Police K-9

Member of Howell-Based Guard Unit Takes 2nd in Online Contest

Legal Analysis: Superintendent's Policy Conclusions Are Incorrect

Resident Alleges Proposed Charter School is "Anti-Science"

Lawmakers And Candidates Gather For Road Funding Presentation

Howell Nature Center Brings In Hundreds For Annual 5k Event

Monday, September 22

Grand Opening Planned For Howell's New Dog Park This Weekend

Michigan Cold Case Detectives Gather in Howell

Hartland Township Flushing Hydrants Beginning Today

Kensington Metro Park Hosts Suicide Awareness Walk

Winans Lake Paving Project To Start Today

Meeting Will Discuss Ann Arbor/Whitmore Lake School Merger

Road Presentation Will Kick Off County Board Meeting

Sign Language Interpreter Assigned to Deaf Pursuit Suspect

Sunday, September 21

Local- And State-Level Candidate Forums Start Tuesday

Saturday, September 20

Residents Get Healthy Smiles At 6th Annual Free Dental Day

Alleged Heroin Dealer Bound Over To Livingston Circuit Court

Genoa Township Helps Subdivision Prepare For Streets Project

Howell Planning Commission Postpones Action on Pizza Shop Sign

Friday, September 19

County Support of Proposed Ice Rink/Splash Pad Questioned

DTE Official Explains Outages to Brighton City Council

Detroit Man Withdraws Plea in Local Mortgage Rescue Scam Case

Local Celebrities To Help Cook Up Funds For The Torch

Girl Scouts to Idle & Maybe Sell Putnam Township Camp

Proposal Would Honor Howell Choir Director With Facility Naming

Resident Complains to Council About Pending Charter School

Partnership Works to Develop Community Health Improvement Plan

Unilock to spend $2.7 Million with Expansion and New Equipment

Thursday, September 18

Lawsuit Filed by Local Woman Seeks $1 (M) Million After Dog Attack

Former Cop Charged w/ Sexual Assault to Undergo Treatment

Hearing Set on Violations by Former Green Oak Twp. Business

Ordinance to Regulate Parking at Electric Vehicle Stations in Milford

Lucky 13th Hearse Parade in Hell Aims to Reclaim World Record

Brighton Woman Charged in Crash That Killed Unborn Child

Livingston Red Cross Chapter To Be Closed In Consolidation

Fowlerville Apartment Fire Displaces Eight Families

Howell Sergeant Replaces Local Man's Stolen Bike

Pepsi Bottling Company to Increase Footprint in City of Howell

Appeal Denied in Fatal Hit & Run Sentencing

Wednesday, September 17

Howell Man Sentenced for Failing to Register as Sex Offender

Red Cross Consolidation Will Eliminate Livingston Chapter

New Income Designation for City of Howell Expands Grant Eligibility

Hartland Township Board Appoints Citizens to Parks Task Force

Grants Help Protect Drinking Water in Several Local Communities

Accused Shooter & Victim Had Prior Road Rage Run-Ins

Free Dental Day in Howell to Help Local Residents in Need Saturday

New Executive to Lead Renovation of Two Local Health Facilities