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Endangered Missing Advisory: Mother receives text asking for ransom for return of Ypsilanti teen
Authorities said Shanija Christionna Payne was last seen about 4:30 p.m. in the 1200 block of Lexington Parkway. After she failed to return home, the group text was received, authorities said.
Officials rescue more than 100 dogs, cats & other animals from Michigan home
SALEM TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — An animal welfare group says it's rescued more than 100 dogs, cats and other animals from a home in Michigan where an unlicensed animal breeding operation was housed.
Teen from Ypsilanti Twp. disappears; mom, grandma get ransom note
Shanijah Christionna Payne, 14, was last seen around 4:30 p.m. Thursday at her home in the 1200 block of Lexington Parkway in Ypsilanti Township."After Shanijah failed to come home, the biological mother and grandmother received a group text demanding a ransom be paid for the safe return of the miss
Huron Valley Humane Society rescues 108 animals living 'among piles of feces'
According to the humane society, investigators found 39 exotic cats with 20 kittens, 18 purebread dogs and 16 puppies, 14 chickens, and an African Grey parrot.
Tips sought to find missing Ypsilanti Twp. teen
When the youth failed to return, her mother and grandmother "received a group text demanding a ransom be paid" to ensure she did, the release read. "All efforts to locate or contact the Shanijah have been met without success."
THIS MORNING: Michigan Challenge Balloonfest takes flight this weekend
Nearly 50 hot air balloons will take to the skies, weather permitting, for three days of family fun.
University of Michigan to host free movie night at stadium
Blankets, pillows and strollers will be allowed in the stadium. Large bags, alcohol and pets are not permitted.
Truck Parade of Lights is Saturday
There is a 4 p.m. driver’s meeting. Trucks meet at Cabela’s at dusk, drive west onM-50, reach Tecumseh at dark, proceed to Occidental Highway, then to Russell Road and Rogers Highway before returning to M-50 and Cabela’s.
Detours, closures planned at Lee Road for roundabout remake begin Monday
“We appreciate the continued effort from the Livingston County Road Commission to increase the safety for commuters using the roundabouts near Green Oak Village Place,” Lee Ann Bonar, property manager at Green Oak Village Place, said in an email. “This specific construction scheduled throughout July
Woman in stable condition after struck by car in Hamburg Township
(Photo: Gillis Benedict/Livingston Daily)An elderly woman is in stable condition after being struck by a Ford Focus in the Hamburg Township Kroger parking lot Thursday morning, police said.The woman was walking in the parking lot when she was hit by a driver backing out of a parking spot near the fr
Hamburg Woman Pinned Under Car In Kroger Parking Lot
The 70-year-old woman was said to be in stable condition after being struck by a Ford Focus, driven by a 66-year-old Gregory woman, in the parking lot of the Hamburg Kroger off M-36 shortly before 9am Thursday. Authorities said the woman was walking in the parking lot when she was hit by the driver
Woman arrested for stabbing 41-year-old man, 32-year-old woman in Ann Arbor
ANN ARBOR, Mich.- A 52-year-old woman was taken into custody Wednesday after stabbing two people in Ann Arbor, police said.
University of Michigan tuition jumps 2.9% for in-state undergrads
Out-of-state undergrad costs will hit $49,350, a 3.9 percent increase. University officials say tuition and fees for most graduate and professional programs will see a 3.3 percent jump.
Proposal to legalize recreational marijuana set for November vote
Should this proposal pass, people 21 years of age and older will be able to purchase and use recreational marijuana in the state. A vote will determine if Michigan will follow in the footsteps of other states, such as Colorado and California, in legalizing marijuana for recreational use at the state
Where to watch fireworks in Washtenaw, Livingston and Geneesee counties
WAYNE COUNTY, Mich.- Looking for some fun Independence Day fireworks near you? Look no further, because ClickOnDetroit has your back. Below you’ll find a number of 2018 Independence Day fireworks events across Livingston, Genesee, and Wasthenaw counties.
Rain, cooler temps expected during Michigan Challenge Balloonfest this weekend
Rain might put a damper on the Michigan Challenge Balloonfest in Howell this weekend, but the show must go on, organizers said.
Person with contagious case of measles might have exposed others at DTW or in Ann Arbor
Health officials said measles is a respiratory infection that can be prevented by vaccination. It can result in pneumonia, encephalitis and death. It begins with a high fever, red eyes, cough, runny nose and rashes.
First Applebee's/IHOP set to open | Lolli & Pops comes to Michigan | Teaspressa perks up Ann Arbor
The Applebee's/International House of Pancakes (Burgers?) restaurant in downtown Detroit is set to be fully operational Tuesday.Patrons have been able to enjoy the IHOP side of the co-branded eatery since May 29. But soon, if they want riblets with their stack o' buttermilks, no problem. French toas
Reward offered in search for retired University of Michigan professor's killer
ANN ARBOR, Mich.- Police are offering a reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible for killing 77-year-old Robert Sharp.Sharp was a retired University of Michigan professor. He taught chemistry and was considered one of the best in his field.He was found de
Family of murdered 19-year-old Ypsilanti woman says she had 'heart of gold'
Barsegian's fiance said that they had taken the alleged attacker, who was a neighbor, into their home for a couple of weeks after he was kicked out of his apartment.