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Funeral arrangements announced for Michigan State Police trooper from Lapeer County

DAVISON (WJRT) (9/22/2017) - Funeral arrangements have been announced for a Michigan State Police trooper from Lapeer County who died in the line of duty near Grand Rapids on Wednesday. Visitation for 28-year-old Timothy O'Neill will take place from 3 to 8 p.m. Monday at Allen Funeral Home in Daviso

ABC12.COM - 2017-09-22 18:25:00

Fire reported at Italia Gardens

The restaurant is located in the 1100 block of S. State Road in Davison Township. The possible fire was reported to Genesee County 911 at 8:53 p.m. We have a crew there and will update this story when information is released. The restaurant is located in the 1100 block of S. State Road in Davison To

ABC12.COM - 2017-09-25 04:36:00

Runaway emu on the loose in northern Oakland County

(WXYZ) - A number of emu sightings have been reported in northern Oakland County. 7 Action News was able to get in contact with the owners of the emus. Dennis and Tatiana Homant are not exactly sure how many of their emus escaped from their farm area in Ortonville. Photo courtesy of Julie Koster. I

WXYZ - 2017-09-22 17:46:13

Police chief: 'Tahoe saved my life'

Argentine Police Chief Daniel Allen believes he is lucky to be alive as he shared his story this week about a serious automobile crash he suffered in July. On Wednesday, July 26, after meeting with a lieutenant with Flint Area Narcotics Group (FANG), he was driving his police issued Chevrolet Taho

TRI-COUNTY TIMES - 2017-09-22 19:51:00

Man shot, killed in Flint Saturday

FLINT (WJRT) - (09/24/17) - A 48-year-old man was shot and killed in Flint Saturday night. Flint Police said someone shot Sheldon Wilbert around 6:30 p.m. Wilbert was found in the 2000 block of Francis Avenue, and died at the scene. Police do not have any suspects. If you have any information call

ABC12.COM - 2017-09-24 06:55:00

Michigan cider mills open for business

Cider mills are a tradition in Michigan and with cooler weather upon us it's the perfect time of year to enjoy cider, doughnuts, desserts, family and friends. Around southeastern Michigan there are multiple cider mills in Macomb, Oakland, Livingston, Washtenaw and Wayne counties where individuals an

VOICE NEWS - 2017-09-24 08:30:28

Operation Smack Down confiscates thousands of pills in Michigan

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DETROIT FREE PRESS - 2017-09-22 23:10:42

Bridgeport High grad, Florida state attorney returns home for NAACP gala

SAGINAW TOWNSHIP (WJRT) - (09/24/17) - Sunday evening hundreds gathered in Saginaw Township for the NAACP Freedom Fund Gala. Members from the Saginaw branch talked about issues affecting the African-American community, as well as issues all people of all races are facing right now. Bridgeport Hig

ABC12.COM - 2017-09-25 06:43:00

Sign vandalized at VFW post

VIENNA TOWNSHIP (WJRT) - (09/24/17) - A Mid-Michigan VFW post has been vandalized. The Gordon R. Bennett VFW Post 1452 in the Clio-area posted pictures on Facebook showing the damage to a brand new sign and the cage that holds it. On Facebook, the post said the damage happened Sunday morning. The p

ABC12.COM - 2017-09-25 04:04:00

Trump promising huge tax cut; focus on taxes vs health care

MORRISTOWN, New Jersey (AP) - (09/24/17) - President Donald Trump is promising "the largest tax cut in the history of our country" that will slash rates for the middle class and corporations to spark economic growth and jobs. Trump says his "primary focus" is the tax overhaul rather than last-ditch

ABC12.COM - 2017-09-25 02:23:00

Fundraiser held for Mid-Michigan boy fighting cancer

FLUSHING (WJRT) - (09/24/17) - People in Mid-Michigan came together to help a little boy fight cancer. A fundraiser took place Sunday at Jack's Place in Flushing. People donated money for Tavares Mance, who just received knee surgery to remove a form of cancer. His family needs help paying medic

ABC12.COM - 2017-09-25 02:03:00

SVSU to host Visiting Scholars and Artists Series

Saginaw Valley State University will host several guest speakers for the annual Visiting Scholars and Artists series. The series will bring guest lecturers to SVSU to speak on topics including neuroscience, political bipartisanship, and methods for motivating uninspired students. The speakers includ

MIDLAND DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-25 05:47:15

Ex-Michigan prosecutor who paid for sex released from jail

LANSING, Mich. (AP) - (09/24/17) - A man accused of hiring prostitutes hundreds of times during his 20-year career as a Michigan prosecutor has been released from jail. The Lansing State Journal reports Stuart Dunnings III walked out of the Clinton County Jail early Sunday after serving 10 months.

ABC12.COM - 2017-09-24 23:16:00

Some Lions kneel, team links arms in response to Trump

DETROIT (AP) - (09/241/7) - Several Detroit Lions players kneeled during the national anthem and linked arms with standing players, the coach and team owner - part of a unified protest against comments made by President Donald Trump. The team's actions came Sunday before the game against the Atlant

ABC12.COM - 2017-09-24 23:10:00

Detroit man freed after murder convictions tossed is shot

DETROIT (AP) - (09/24/17) - Authorities say a young Detroit man who was released from prison last year after prosecutors agreed that his four murder convictions should be overturned has been shot in the leg. Detroit police say Davontae Sanford was taken to the hospital Saturday night with a wound t

ABC12.COM - 2017-09-24 22:44:00

Traveling guitar exhibit to visit Kalamazoo museum

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) - (09/24/17) - Michigan residents will soon be able to rock out with the National Guitar Museum as its traveling exhibit visits the Kalamazoo Valley Museum. "GUITAR: The Instrument That Rocked The World" opens Saturday in the downtown museum. The exhibit is broken into three p

ABC12.COM - 2017-09-24 22:40:00

Average US gas price drops 7 cents as refineries bounce back

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) - (09/24/17) - The average price of a gallon of regular-grade gasoline fell 7 cents nationally over the past two weeks, to $2.62. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey said Sunday that the drop comes as flooded refineries continue to come back online after d

ABC12.COM - 2017-09-24 22:38:00

The Latest: Sen. Cruz says he's against GOP health bill

WASHINGTON (AP) - (09/24/17) - The Latest on the Republican push on health care (all times local): 12:35 p.m. Sen. Ted Cruz says he's against the Republican bill that would erase much of President Barack Obama's health law. If the Texas Republican sticks to that stand, GOP leaders will have little

ABC12.COM - 2017-09-24 22:37:00

'Kingsman: The Golden Circle' dethrones 'It' with $39M debut

NEW YORK (AP) - (09/24/17) - The R-rated spy comedy "Kingsman: The Golden Circle" has taken over the top spot at the North American box office with an estimated $39 million debut. The 20th Century Fox release pushed the Stephen King sensation "It" into second place in its third week of release. But

ABC12.COM - 2017-09-24 22:36:00

'Miracle Child' gives back to Children's Miracle Network

FLINT (WJRT) - (09/24/17) - Austin Perez relied a lot on CMN as a sick child. Now, a student at UM-Flint, he's giving back through a class project and with the help of his classmates, Olivia Jene' Nagel and Marisa Juarez. The trio stopped by the studio to share their mission and details of the fundr

ABC12.COM - 2017-09-24 21:49:00