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Alleged counterfeiters cornered in Imlay City
“I couldn’t be more proud of them,” said Brandon Jones, owner of the Imlay City Dairy Queen. He said an 18-year-old man stalled the pair at the restaurant’s drive-up window while his 23-year-old manager called police.
Lapeer native brings anti-marijuana documentary to PIX Theatre movie screen
Umut Eren, an exchange student from Turkey, and Bryce Munson, show off the Almont Township Fire Department’s newest vehicle — a remote control fire truck.More...
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.
Lapeer routs Davison, remains unbeaten
Friday, October 19, 2018, 10:41 p.m. - LAPEER --The Lapeer football team beat Davison, 28-6, at home on Friday to enter the playoffs undefeated.
NB I-75 ramp closed due to crash involving beet truck
Bay County Central Dispatch said a traffic crash involving a beet truck has closed the northbound exit ramp to West Side Saginaw Road (M-84). It was paged out at about 2:50 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 20. A photo from the Frankenlust Fire Department shows the truck landed on the driver's side and spilled
Downtown Lapeer to host weekend of Halloween fun
Dressed as Wonder Woman, Mayla Zettle of Lapeer participated in last year’s Treat Walk.Photo by Jeff HoganLAPEER— There is one more weekend left to enjoy Halloween activities in downtown Lapeer, and there will be plenty to do.
Wind advisory issued for eight counties
DETROIT- The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory for Lenawee, Livingston, Macomb, Monroe, Oakland, St. Clair, Washtenaw and Wayne counties until 10:00 p.m.
Lapeer wins Saginaw Valley Red title to cap 9-0 regular season
Jordan Pohl and Davison are celebrating the school's third 9-0 season in five years.(Kaiti Sullivan | MLive.com)LAPEER, MI -- Lapeer got a pair of touchdowns from its defense while blanking Davison's offense in a 28-6 victory Friday that gave the Lightning the Saginaw Valley Red title while capping
Davison teacher's heartwarming act of kindness gives grieving girls a night to remember
DAVISON (WJRT) (10/18/2018) - A local teacher went the extra mile and then some for his former students who recently lost their father. Steve Colbert is a Davison teacher who brought them a heartwarming surprise and gave them a night sure to remember. "I tell them you treat each other like family
Counterfeit $100 bills being passed around in Lapeer County
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SE Michigan weather: Wind advisory issued for 8 counties
DETROIT- The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory for Lenawee, Livingston, Macomb, Monroe, Oakland, St. Clair, Washtenaw and Wayne counties until 10:00 p.m. Saturday.
Fenton man gets 32-60 years in prison for drunk driving crash that killed 5
He was charged with five counts each of 2nd degree murder, OUIL causing a crash, and two counts each of OUIL causing injury and driving without a license causing death.
BREAKING: High level of PFAS found in deer near Wurtsmith Air Force base
The Michigan departments of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) and Natural Resources (DNR) have issued a 'Do Not Eat' advisory for deer taken within approximately five miles of Clark's Marsh in Oscoda Township. The advisory is due to high levels of PFOS (perfluorooctane sulfonic acid) found in a sing
Dozens of fetus remains found in Detroit funeral home
The remains of dozens of fetuses were found in another Detroit funeral home. More than 30 fetus remains were found in the Perry Funeral Home near Warren, several media outlets in Detroit are reporting. This comes after several fetus remains were found at a separate Detroit funeral home. TV5 will con
Man sent to prison in CSC case
Seen here is David Kersjes, in jumpsuit, at his sentencing for CSC in 35th Circuit Court Thursday in Corunna. Argus-Press Photo/Josh Champlin
ABC12 bids farewell to Larry Elliott, who is retiring after 39 years
FLINT (WJRT) (10/19/2018) - After 39 years at ABC12, Larry Elliott signed off as an anchor for the final time on Friday and entered a new chapter of life in retirement. Larry started his career in Alpena at WATZ Radio and WBKB-TV before moving south to ABC12 in 1979. During that time, he worked as
Mayor: General Motors switching Flint Engine Operations back to city water
FLINT (WJRT) (10/18/2018) - Flint Mayor Karen Weaver ended her third State of the City speech at the Capitol Theater on a powerful note Thursday night. "We will roar loud and proud for the world to hear," she said. "Flint proud, Flint strong, Flintstone. Welcome back to Bedrock baby." Calling it the
Be nice to the itchy white caterpillars
•Dave from Clyde:“If you see a white caterpillar, don’t touch it. I learned the hard way. They are very toxic. I’ve live in this area all my life and I had never seen one before. He was on top of my grill, I gave him a little flick with my finger and half an hour later my whole hand was full of pust
Claressa Shields vs. Christina Hammer November fight cancelled
SHOWTIME Sports director of sports communication Matthew Donovan confirmed with the Free Press on Friday the Shields-Hammer fight will be rescheduled and televised on SHOWTIME in 2019. The fight will take place sometime before April, Dmitriy Salita of Salita Promotions, the promoter of both Shields
Doctor at Macomb County Jail accused of sexual misconduct with inmates
A doctor at the Macomb County Jail is accused by prosecutors of sexual misconduct stemming from alleged sexual relationship with female inmates who were receiving treatment in the jail.County Prosecutor Eric Smith said Thursday that Dr. Steven Cogswell, of Waterford, faces six counts of second-degre