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A new mural is coming to downtown Saginaw
SAGINAW (WJRT)High schoolers and young professionals are close to finishing their first beautification project meant for the downtown area.Heather Boyd is putting on the final touches of a massive mural set to go up in downtown Saginaw."I think it's really great way to make you feel like you are par
Saginaw code enforcement officers looking for city's best yard
SAGINAW (WJRT)(6/19/2018) - Saginaw's code enforcement unit wants to honor homeowners who are taking good care of their property.A competition began Tuesday to find the city's best yard.Saginaw's Code Enforcement Neighborhood Improvement Cooperative usually shows up at homes because there is a probl
Saginaw County Election Commission approves language of recall petition for Saginaw Board of Education officers
SAGINAW, Michigan (WJRT) -(06/18/2018) - Third time's the charm for a Saginaw resident who successfully filed petition language in an attempt to recall two Saginaw School Board members.The Deputy County Clerk Kyle Bostwick said this is the petitioner's third attempt to file recall petitions.Bostwick
Mom wants answers after son's fight with teacher
SAGINAW, MI-- Almost two weeks after her son was involved in an altercation with a teacher, Robbin Collins wants to know where the investigation stands.
Woman who lied about being raped on college campus gets jail
BAY CITY, MI -- Despite previously indicating he wouldn't do so, a Bay County judge sent a woman to jail for making up a story about being raped in a Delta College parking lot. Bay County Circuit Judge Joseph K. Sheeran on Monday, June 18, sentenced 21-year-old Mary T. Zolkowski to 45 days in jail,
A Black Lives Matter activist from Michigan says his truck was vandalized with racial slurs and swastikas
A Black Lives Matter activist from Michigan woke up to find his truck had been vandalized with racial slurs and swastikas in white spray paint, he claims.Hubert Roberts, 62, from Clio, Michigan, toldThe Detroit Free Pressthat he woke up early Tuesday morning to find racial slurs, multiple swastikas
Bay City man pleads to sexually assaulting girls
BAY CITY, MI-- Charged more than a year ago with having sexually assaulted two young girls, a Bay City man opted to accept a plea deal days before his trial was scheduled to begin.
Recall petition approved for Saginaw school board officers
SAGINAW, MI-- A third attempt at petition language to recall two Saginaw school board members was approved Monday morning, June 18.
Saginaw Spirit acquire Michnac from Mississauga
“We are thrilled to welcome Albert Michnac to the Saginaw Spirit family,” said Spirit general manager Dave Drinkill. “We felt we needed to add some experienced scoring and skill to our strong group of young forwards, and Albert fits those needs.”
Construction projects close multiple roads in Saginaw
SAGINAW, MI -- Multiple construction projects start Monday, June 18, and may result in lane and road closures throughout Saginaw.
Eight more medical marijuana dispensaries proposed for Bay City
The Bay City Commission votes Monday, June 18, on applications for eight more dispensaries, known as provisioning centers, dotted across the city, including in its downtown district. The 7:30 p.m. regular meeting is at Bay City Hall, 301 Washington Ave.
Veterans take to Saginaw Bay for 8th annual Walleyes for Warriors
Two hundred and sixty veterans representing every branch of military, some still serving and even a few from World War II, took to the waters to catch the biggest walleye and perch possible.
Man in critical condition from shooting in Flint
Police are asking for anyone with information to please contact Det. Tpr. Andy Knapp at (810) 237-6915, the Flint Police Department Detective Bureau at (810) 237-6900, or Crime Stoppers at 1 (800) 422-JAIL.
Missing 1-year-old found safe on Saginaw's West Side
Julian Jose Flores, 1, was last seen by his mother when her boyfriend 45-year-old boyfriend dropped her off at work around noon on Thursday, June 14, in Carrollton Township, according to Saginaw County Sheriff's Lt. Mike Gomez.
Saginaw Police officer shows off dance moves.
SAGINAW, Mich - Saginaw Police officer Jordan Bady first showed off his dance moves at the Saginaw Light Up the City event on Wednesday June 13 by performing to The Cupid Shuffle.The Saginaw Police Department posted on it's Facebook page that officer Bady would dance to "The Floss" if the "Cupid Shu
Slithering snakes entertain at Saginaw zoo
SAGINAW, MI aIn recognition of World Snake Day, the Saginaw Children's Zoo hosted an educational event featuring several snake species from across the globe.The event was held Saturday, June 16, at the zoo at 1730 S. Washington Ave. in Saginaw and featured seven snakes being displayed on the amphith
North Saginaw Charter Academy school board president charged for selling child porn
SAGINAW, Mich. --In Saginaw County, the president of a school board is charged with selling child pornography on the so-called dark web.
Beating the odds: Saginaw man overcomes brain injury to become a doctor
Alexander Lake of Saginaw suffered a sever brain injury, but that didn't stop him from becoming a doctor. (Amanda Chodnicki) A straight-A student's path to becoming a doctor took an unexpected turn. But this young man from Saginaw beat the odds and is now sporting a white coat of his own. Alex Lake
Teen skateboarder critically injured in hit-and-run
The vehicle, described by police as a dark-colored sedan with front-end damage, then fled west on Corunna Road following the incident.
Saginaw Intermediate Schools Seeking Partners For Career And Technical Training - WSGW 790 AM
Saginaw Intermediate School District officials say they want a partnership involving the 12 school systems within Saginaw County including the city of Saginaw to advance career and technical education training.Saginaw I S D Superintendent Kathy Stewart says 11 of those 12 districts have voted to t