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7 puppies found dead in box outside Pontiac shelter
Magee Humes, Executive Director of the Michigan Animal Rescue League, says security footage shows someone driving to the shelter and leaving the puppies outside on Saturday night.
Man who dropped off dead puppies in box at comes forward
PONTIAC, Mich. (WJBK) - The mystery man wanted for questions after he dropped off a box of dead puppies has come forward. The man told the Michigan Animal Rescue League that the seven puppies accidentally drowned at his house while he was away, said Magee Humes, director of MARL. He said that he had
Clarkston city council, planning commission to discuss parking study
The Clarkston city council and planning commission will hear the results of a city parking study at a joint meeting set for Monday night.The meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Oct. 22 at Clarkston United Methodist Church, 6600 Waldon Road.The study, commissioned by the city council, includes suppl
Police: Man killed by train in Royal Oak disregarded crossing signals
A Flat Rock man was killed when he was struck by a passenger train early Sunday in downtown Royal Oak.A witness called 911 at 12:43 a.m. after an Amtrak passenger train hit the man, 24, police said.Royal Oak Police Lt. Keith Spencer said alcohol is believed to be a factor in the death.
52 cases of Legionnaires' disease confirmed in Oakland County
OAKLAND COUNTY, Mich.- The Oakland County Health Division has confirmed 52 cases of Legionnaires’ disease, marking an upward trend compared to 2017 when 47 cases were reported.
Woman charged with stabbing in Independence Township bound over to circuit court
The case against Jasmine Milewsky, also known as Jasmine Nasser, was moved to the higher court on Monday after she waived her right to a preliminary exam before Judge Joseph Fabrizio of Clarkston’s 52-2 District Court.
Another Royal Oak restaurant moves out of city due to public parking woes
Just two weeks before midterms, two contentious millage proposals and continuing parking problems have caused another Royal Oak restaurant to pack up. Andiamo Royal Oak closes suddenly after 19 years in businessRoyal Oak business owners express woes over construction and lack of parking The owner of
Man gets 32 ½ - 60 years in prison for fatal crash that killed probation officer Candice Dunn and 4 others
A Fenton man has been ordered to spend the next 32 ½ to 60 years in prison for a drunk driving crash that killed a probation officer and four others last year in Livingston County.Matthew Jordan Carrier, 23, was sentenced Oct. 19 by Judge Michael Hatty of Livingston County Circuit Court for five cou
TRAFFIC UPDATE: All lanes now open on eastbound I-696 in Oakland County
OAKLAND COUNTY, Mich. (WXYZ) - The eastbound lanes of I-696 in Oakland County are now open after unexpected lane closures Monday morning.Eastbound lanes of I-696 in Oakland County will have limited availability on Monday Four lanes were open from I-275 to Orchard Lake, two lanes were open from Orcha
Oak Park defense contains Clarkston in 21-14 victory
Oak Park quarterback D'wan Mathis (2) escapes the pocket for a big game in an Oakland Activities Association football game on Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. (DAN FENNER - For Digital First Media)By Dan Fenner For Digital First Media
Authorities: Man kills 2, self in Jackson County home
WILX-TV reportsthe two men were pronounced dead at the scene and the woman was taken to a hospital where she was pronounced dead. Authorities say all three lived at the home. State police identified them as a 44-year-old man, a 61-year-old man and a 60-year-old woman.More on freep.com:Authorities: M
Police search for suspect in non-fatal shooting on Detroit's east side
TROY, Mich.- Police are searching for the suspect involved in a non-fatal shooting that happened in the 10000 block of Rosemary Street around 8 a.m. Sunday.The victim, 45, was sleeping in his apartment when he was shot.He was guarding the apartment building which is being renovated. The victim was t
Eastbound I-696 fully reopens Monday after weather impacts new concrete
DETROIT - Eastbound I-696 fully reopened around 9 a.m. Monday after originally opening with limited lanes due to the way weather affected new concrete. From I-275 to Orchard Lake Road, I-696 had four lanes open. From Orchard Lake Road to American Drive, only two lanes were open. Only one lane was o
Clarkston native makes new “Titans” TV series different
Robin, aka Dick Grayson (played by Brenton Thwaites) fights a gang in “Titans,” on the DC Universe streaming service. Warner Bros.Photo by Ken Woroner ©2018 Warn
One Night Stan’s comedy club opens in Waterford
Stan Moore (left), owner of One Night Stan’s in Waterford Township with Mike Green, the club’s general manager. Distinctive Image Photography
Child abuse suspected after 1-year-old Pontiac boy suffers severe injuries, man sought for questioning
According to hospital staff, the boy's injuries don’t reflect the version of events the man described to a Child Protective Services caseworker, contacted when the abuse was suspected. The man left the hospital before detectives arrived and is wanted for questioning, the sheriff’s office said.
EB I-696 has limited lanes after weather affects concrete
Heads up-approx 5 am, EB 696 will reopen w limited lanes due to wknd weather affecting concrete:-275 to Orchard Lk, 4 lanes-Orch Lk to American Dr, only 2 lanes open-only 1 lane to US24 openExpect backups on 696, 96, M5 & 275.Detours-US23, 275, M14/96, Grand Rvr or 94..— MDOT - Metro Detroit (@MDOT_
Man struck and killed by train in Royal Oak
ROYAL OAK- An investigation is underway in Royal Oak, after a man was struck and killed by a train.This happened late Saturday night in the area of West 6th Street and Main Street. Police say the man was attempting to cross the tracks when he was hit. He was pronounced dead on the scene.The victim i
Psychologist: Parents of found fetuses, infants at funeral homes face 'multiplicity of losses'
(WXYZ) - Two Detroit funeral homes are under investigation after the remains of dozens of infant and fetuses were found. Parents who used their services are left asking and wondering if the funeral home properly buried their babies. This comes after the more than 70 remains of infants and fetuses we
BREAKING: Severe thunderstorms expected
The National Weather Service in Detroit/Pontiac has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for southeastern Lapeer County, northeastern Wayne County, eastern Oakland County, Macomb County and central St. Clair County until 3:15 p.m.