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Man found dead in Walled Lake was tied to cinderblocks

The man, a resident of Walled Lake, had been missing since Sunday. Police said he had battled suicidal tendencies in the past.

FOX2DETROIT.COM - 2018-07-19 16:20:00

Concrete pile threatens gravel mining business in Brighton Township

Township officials revoked Ashley Land Development Co., Inc.'s and Brighton Investors, LLC's permits for soil extraction, removal and fill at a Monday night meeting of the township's Board of Trustees.

LIVINGSTON DAILY.COM - 2018-07-19 17:25:00

Man accused of killing 14-year-old boy riding bicycle in Wixom bound over for trial

Cerda is accused of fatally striking Justin Lee, who was riding a bicycle on Potter Road, with a minivan and driving away. Police said Cerda ditched the minivan in Commerce Township and fled.

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2018-07-19 14:42:40

Construction, delays expand to new stretch of Challis Road this weekend

(Photo: Livingston Daily file photo)Roadwork has already shut down a stretch of Challis Road in Genoa Township for months. But that is not the end of traffic woes for motorists.A new section of Challis Road will be under construction this weekend.Challis Road between Grand River Ave. and Karl Grieme

LIVINGSTON DAILY.COM - 2018-07-19 19:50:00

Police recover body from Walled Lake near Mercer Beach

Right now, the body was found near Mercer Beach, which is on the north end of the beach off of Walled Lake Dr.

WXYZ - 2018-07-18 20:43:12

White Lake drowning victim identified as Hartland man

There had been 20-30 people involved in the effort to locate the man, including deputies, the Highland Township Fire Department and White Lake police and fire. Area residents had brought food and water to searchers over the three days.

HOMETOWNLIFE.COM - 2018-07-18 21:30:00

Mother speaks after 20-month-old girl hit by neighbor backing out of driveway in Pontiac

"I need her," McDonald-Culberson said. "If she can't make it, I don't want to make it. I am not holding it together. I am unraveling."

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2018-07-19 21:14:58

Mobile home taxes trashed as 'unfair' by property owners who cry foul over assessment

From trailer parks, to mobile home parks, to "manufactured housing communities," the names for single-story, rectangular dwellings located in close proximity to each other have changed over the years.

LIVINGSTON DAILY.COM - 2018-07-19 11:54:00

Police search for family of man found dead behind Walmart in Ypsilanti Township

Right now, there are no signs of foul play, and police believe Newsome died of natural causes.


Dive team recovers body from White Lake

Divers from the Oakland County Sheriff's Office and the marine division located the 55-year-old man's body about 10:40 a.m. today (July 17) near the center of the lake in about 25 feet of water. The victim's wife had called for assistance about 3:30 p.m. Sunday, July 15, reporting that her husband h


Divers continue to search White Lake for Hartland man who reportedly drowned Sunday

Deputies from the Highland Township substation and the Highland Township Fire Department responded about 3:30 p.m. Sunday, July 15, to a possible drowning near the residential area of Seven Harbors. That's along the portion of White Lake located within Highland Township.


Boy, 14, hospitalized after falling into Rouge from railroad bridge in Hines Park

The accident happened at around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday in Hines Park, near Hines Drive south of Wilcox. The boy was walking on the bridge with two friends, said Plymouth Township Police Lt. Dan Kudra, and apparently lost his balance when trying to sit down on the bridge to dangle his legs over the edge.


Officials: Vandals targeting political signs in Livingston County

"In the past we saw one or two candidates targeted," Murphy said. "This race we have seen everyone targeted, Democrats and Republicans."


Brighton Officials Prepare For Final Headlee Override Open House

On Tuesday, August 7th, Brighton residents are being asked to override the Headlee Amendment which will allow the city to begin correcting this issue. This override will permit the city to levy the full 20-mills authorized under city charter. Because of reductions triggered by the Headlee Amendment,


Deputies recover body of drowning victim in Highland Township

HIGHLAND TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WXYZ) - Deputies recovered the body of a man who drowned while swimming in White Lake in Highland Township.Police say the man went underwater near the Highland Recreation area around 4 p.m. on Sunday.Oakland County Sheriff Mike Bouchard confirmed on Tuesday via Twitter that


Brighton Twp. Revokes Gravel Company's Permits, Citing Violations

Ashley Land Development Co., Inc. and Brighton Investors, LLC received soil removal/extraction and fill permits from the township in September for operations at the Muir Road gravel pit. On Monday, the township’s Board of Trustees voted to revoke those permits, saying that Ashley Land has violated t


Oakland Co. authorities recover man's body in White Lake

The victim, a Hartland resident, entered the water at about 3 p.m. Sunday on the south end of White Lake and was swimming from an unanchored vessel, the sheriff's office said.


14-year-old boy in critical condition after falling off bridge into water in Plymouth Township

PLYMOUTH TOWNSHIP, Mich.- A 14-year-old boy is in critical condition Tuesday after falling off a bridge and into the water in Plymouth Township, officials said.


Your guide to the 2018 Ann Arbor Art Fair

ANN ARBOR, MI - The largest juried art fair in the country returns to Ann Arbor July 19-22 with the 59thedition of the Ann Arbor Art Fair, transforming the city's downtown area to an art lover's paradise.


Body found in wooded area behind Ypsilanti Township Walmart

YPSILANTI TOWNSHIP, MI - A dead body was found Monday, July 16 behind a Walmart in Ypsilanti Township, police say.