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West Michigan family evacuated after violence during Haiti mission trip

ALLEGAN, Mich. — A West Michigan family was evacuated from the home they were staying in the mountains after violence broke out during a missionary trip to Haiti. The U.S. State Department told people not to travel Haiti due to the crime and civil unrest. All non-emergency U.S. personnel and their f


A “Bomb Cyclone” is Going to Hit Michigan this Weekend

Hold on to your hats (literally) because strong winds are expected to blow through Michigan this weekend. Winds so strong that it's also known as a "bomb cyclone" which is what happens when central pressure drops by 24 millibars in 24 hours (Wikipedia). It's not as scary as it sounds but basically,


‘Midas’ reunited with his owner

 A Fenton couple is thankful, grateful, and exhausted after they were reunited with their 3-year-old dog, Midas.  Drew Shapiro put the word out Sunday, Feb. 16 that his male Australian Shepherd mix went missing the prior night in the White Lake and Denton Hill roads area. The dog was microchipped an


Michigan employers can discriminate against medical marijuana users, court says

Employers in Michigan can terminate an at-will employee or refuse to hire an applicant for using medical marijuana, the Michigan Court of Appeals has ruled. The decision on Tuesday clashes with recent court rulings in Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rh0de Island, where judges have sided with employee


Police evacuate area near Michigan St. and Ewing Ave. due to gas leak

SOUTH BEND, Ind.—The South Bend Police Department has evacuated an area around Michigan Street and Ewing Avenue due to a gas leak at a house. Police say that arrived to the area of Michigan and Ewing around 9 a.m. for reports of a gas leak.


Stalled train stops traffic at busy Genesee County intersections

GENESEE COUNTY (WJRT) - (02/20/19) - A stalled train stopped traffic Wednesday morning at some busy Genesee County intersections. The affected areas included E. Grand Blanc Road between Davis and Seward Streets, Reid Road between Mill Street and Seward Street, as well as Hill Road between Center Str


Police: Couple thought plot to murder Michigan soldier untraceable on Snapchat

ST. JOSEPH, Mich. - A woman and her boyfriend were deployed with the U.S. Army in South Korea when they conspired via Snapchat to kill her husband so she could claim the life insurance money, police in Michigan said.


What’s new at Expo this year?

 The Community Expo has always been about connecting businesses and community, which has made it one of the most successful, long-running events of its kind in the state of Michigan.


Cities in Michigan with the most affordable housing

Housing affordability is a top consideration when determining where to live. In 2018, the economy was strong and real estate prices went up. In 2019, many are predicting a downturn in the housing market.


Detroit man who threatened 'massive shooting' in Michigan arrested, authorities say

A Detroit man accused of threatening "a massive shooting" in Michigan has been arrested in Youngstown, Ohio. U.S. Marshals said 28-year-old Cameron White posted on Facebook that he was "planning a massive shooting real soon."


911 call details friend begging for ambulance in deadly I-75 rock throwing

FLINT, MI – Stephen Anthor pressed his hands on the neck of Kenneth White and begged 911 dispatchers to hurry up with an ambulance. A rock had just smashed through Anthor’s work van as he drove south on Interstate 75 in Vienna Township on Oct. 18, 2017.


Genesee County Official Dresses as Mickey to Criticize Government Spending

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — A county official in Michigan dressed as Mickey Mouse to help draw attention to what he describes as wasteful spending on a Florida trip for employee training.


Michigan Girl Dies After Ingesting Meth

ELKHART, Ind. (CBS Detroit/ AP) – A Michigan father and his girlfriend are facing felony charges after his 10-year-old daughter ingested methamphetamine and died in Elkhart, IN. last June.


Fenton Weather Forecast For The Weekend Ahead

FENTON, MI — Here's your local weather forecast for the coming weekend, as reported by Darksky. Mostly cloudy in the morning. Partly cloudy until afternoon. Rain and breezy starting in the evening.


This Michigan Bakery Has Possibly The Best Paczki Filling

Paczki Day will soon be here, I'm starting to think of what kind of paczki I'm gonna get. For the longest time, blueberry jelly was my go-to flavor. Then I discovered bavarian creme filling and it was all over from there. But I just recently discovered a bakery in Michigan that has, quite possibly,

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These are the 10 best diners in Michigan

The search for Michigan's Best Diner was all about breaking records, and waistlines. After receiving more than 370 nominees and 40,000-plus votes, we set out to visit about 30 of the top contenders, including our 12 poll winners across the state.


Michigan mother fatally shot 3 young daughters in woods before killing self: police

A Michigan woman shot and killed her three young daughters in the woods on Monday before driving the bodies back to her home and killing herself, police said. Sheriff Michelle LaJoye-Young, with the Kent County Sheriff’s Department, said Wednesday that the deaths of Alaina Rau, 2, Cassidy Rodery, 6,


Damaging windstorm sets its sights on West Michigan

WEST MICHIGAN — You may want to get prepared for a strong storm coming this weekend. Sunday’s powerful winter storm could bring some of the strongest winds West Michigan has seen all season. A storm this strong usually only happens once a year.


Man found dead in apartment, cash reward offered to find killer

His death has been ruled a homicide, and now a cash reward up to $2,500 is being offered to bring his killer to justice. On Feb. 12, 2019, Dolfis Mitchell, 65, was found dead in a home in Flint.


Michigan Is Ranked As One Of The Most Sinful States

Recently a company named Wallethub (which is a credit score web-site) decided to to rank what states are most sinful and Michigan found it's self on the top 10! Here is how the web-site broke it down by...

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