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Housing crisis in Midland County
W. Roger Mikusek, the CEO of Affordable Housing Alliance of Midland County, says the county needs 1,000 affordable units.
Woman dies after being struck by vehicle in Midland Co.
A 34-year-old woman is dead after she was struck by a vehicle while crossing the street.It happened about 9:45 p.m. on Oct. 5 on N. Meridian Road near Beech Street in Midland County’s Lincoln Township.Becky Sanborn, 66, was driving her white 2009 Pontiac G6 northbound on N. Meridian Road when she st
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
Sex offender charged with abducting, raping boy in Saginaw
SAGINAW, MI -- Already on the sex offender registry for life, a Saginaw man is now accused of kidnapping and raping a preteen boy.
Man accused of attempting to murder mother of his child
SAGINAW, MI -- Free on bond on firearm offenses, a Buena Vista Township man is now accused of attempting to kill the mother of his child.
Midland PD searching for man wanted on harassment, meth charges
The Midland Police Department needs your help tracking down Stephan Ohsowski. (Photo Credit: Midland Police Department)MIDLAND, Mich. --The Midland Police Department needs your help tracking down Stephan Ohsowski.He’s wanted on a misdemeanor warrant for harassing communication-telecommunications ser
Groundbreaking for new psychiatric hospital in Caro
Ground has been broken on a new psychiatric hospital in Caro. Governor Rick Snyder was on-hand Friday at the construction site for the ceremony, which took place near the existing Caro Center. "The new Caro Psychiatric Hospital will help meet the long-term psychiatric care needs in Michigan," Snyder
Midland Business Group Names New Leader | WSGW 790 AM
He will start his new job in December, replacing interim leader, Sarah Opperman. The retired Dow Chemical and former Central Michigan University trustee took over following the resignation of Bill Allen earlier this year.
Jury finds woman guilty of murder in stabbing death of her children's father
SAGINAW, MI -- A jury has convicted a 20-year-old woman of murder in the stabbing death of her children's father, rejecting the argument she killed him in self-defense.
Attorneys debate murder, self-defense in trial of woman who killed man
SAGINAW, MI -- When a 19-year-old woman stabbed the father of her children to death in a Saginaw parking lot, was murder? Or did she act in self-defense, motivated by a desperate fear that resulted from years of emotional and physical abuse?
Report: 9,000 gallons discharged into Tittabawassee River
MIDLAND, Mich. --Approximately 9,000 gallons of untreated sewage was discharged into the Tittabawassee River on Tuesday, October 16, according to a press release.
Henderson woman charged with multiple thefts from Walmart
CORUNNA — Ashley Taphouse, 30, of Henderson, has been charged with seven counts of retail fraud and one count of trespassing for alleged thefts from Walmart.Prosecutors issued a warrant for Taphouse Aug. 24 and she was arrested after Michigan State Police were able to identify her from surveillance
Boy bit by pit bull in Bay City recovering in cast, dog to be euthanized
BAY CITY, MI -- A boy is recuperating after being mauled by a "pit-bull type" dog in Bay City's Banks District, while the dog in question is slated to be euthanized.
Car-pedestrian crash claims life of Gladwin woman
The Midland County Sheriff's Office is currently investigating a car-pedestrian crash the claimed the life of a Gladwin woman.Becky Sanborn, 66 of Midland, was driving her 2009 Pontiac G6 when she hit Mary Hoggard, 34 of Gladwin, while she was crossing the roadway on North Meridan Road in Lincoln To
Midland K9 officer, partner honored for their duty
A Mid-Michigan K9 police squad is being recognized for work above and beyond the call of duty.Officer John DuBois and his German shepherd companion have been fighting crime together for six and a half years.“He’s my son. He is,” DuBois said.DuBois’ furry son in a black German shepherd named Tza ‘Yid
BREAKING: 'Emergency situation' in Flint, residents asked to stay in homes
An emergency situation is underway in the City of Flint and residents in the area are being asked to stay in their homes.Genesee County Central Dispatch reports the situation is at the intersection of Vernon and Illinois, on the city’s east side.People in that area are being asked to stay in their h
State suspends license of Saginaw veterinarian
The Dept. of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) served an order summarily suspending the veterinarian license of Virginia Leis of Saginaw for diverting controlled substances intended for animals.LARA also served an accompanying administrative complaint on Leis that specifically alleges she with
Neighbors frustrated with condition of nearby house
Neighbors are frustrated with a property they say is beyond repair.The city said it’s working to make sure the owner brings it up to standards.“It’s just one of those things that I’m fed up with. I’m tired of it. I don’t know what else to do. I’m at my wit’s end,” said John Hartson, Bay City residen
MSP looking for suspect in abduction, sexual assault of child
The Michigan State Police are asking for your help identifying a suspect in the abduction and criminal sexual conduct of a young child.Troopers believe the man abducted a 12-year-old child from Saginaw on Oct. 15 and later molested the child inside a vehicle.The child was able to get free, and ran t
Beet truck overturned, Tuscola County road closed for hours
Source: Tuscola County SheriffTuscola County has re-opened a road following a rollover.The Tuscola County Sherriff's Office said a beet truck crashed on Deckerville Road between Phillips Road and Dodge Road.That road was closed for a large portion of the day.No other information is available at this