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Westland mayor announces bid for Conyers’ seat

Westland mayor announces bid for Conyers’ seatBill Wild joins growing list of candidates
  • Politics
  • 8 hours, 24 minutes ago
Michigan

Thaw unveils ‘more severe’ potholes in Detroit area

Thaw unveils ‘more severe’ potholes in Detroit areaMichigan transportation department official: ‘I don’t have words for how many potholes and how the roads are crumbling’
  • Michigan
  • 8 hours, 49 minutes ago
Detroit

Detroit unclear on medical pot ruling’s impact

Detroit not sure on medical pot ruling’s impactDetroit officials have not determined the impact of a judge’s ruling keeping in place restrictions on marijuana firms
  • Detroit
  • 14 hours, 40 minutes ago
Detroit

Funeral of Detroit officer Darren Weathers

Funeral of Detroit officer Darren WeathersFuneral of Detroit officer Darren Weathers
  • Detroit
  • 15 hours, 46 minutes ago
Wayne County

Prison for woman charged in co-worker’s slaying

Prison for woman charged in co-worker’s slayingA woman charged in the fatal shooting of a co-worker in a Burlington department store has been sentenced to prison.
  • Wayne County
  • 16 hours, 44 minutes ago
Wayne County

Woodhaven barricaded gunman kills self

Woodhaven barricaded gunman kills selfA Woodhaven man committed suicide after barricading himself in his apartment
  • Wayne County
  • 21 hours, 18 minutes ago
Detroit

Downriver braces for more I-75 ramp closures

Downriver braces for more I-75 ramp closuresSouthbound Northline/Allen and Eureka ramps to close; northbound Eureka next, with roads to narrow as well
  • Detroit
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Politics

Resettlement offices shrink as refugee numbers plunge

Resettlement offices shrink as refugee numbers plungeWith fewer refugees arriving, some resettlement offices in Michigan are suspending operations or downsizing
  • Politics
  • 20 hours, 48 minutes ago
Wayne County

U.S. reps visit deported Lincoln Park man’s wife

Two U.S. reps visit Cindy Garcia to talk immigrationWife of high-profile deportee Jorge Garcia Sr. hosts Hoyer, Dingell in Lincoln Park — so much for Sunday plans
  • Wayne County
  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Michigan

Emergency pothole repairs underway on area freeways

Emergency pothole repairs underway on area freewaysExtreme temperature changes have wreaked havoc on concrete, officials say
  • Michigan
  • 3 days, 21 hours ago
Wayne County

Grasso named UM Dearborn chancellor

Grasso named U-M Dearborn chancellorUniversity of Delaware professor to take post Aug. 1
  • Wayne County
  • 4 days, 21 hours ago
Wayne County

Pop-ups battle for free space at Fairlane mall

Pop-ups battle for free space at Fairlane mallBattle of the pop-ups wins four free months of rent at Fairlane Town Center in Dearborn
  • Wayne County
  • 4 days, 22 hours ago
Wayne County

Family of victim gets no money after surgery blunder

Family of victim gets no money after surgery blunderAn 81-year-old woman died after doctors performed brain surgery on her because of a records mix-up
  • Wayne County
  • 5 days, 15 hours ago
Wayne County

Westland police seek driver who struck bicyclist

Westland cops seek driver who struck bicyclistOfficials are asking public for help to find suspect in hit-and-run
  • Wayne County
  • 5 days, 17 hours ago
Wayne County

Dearborn makes $1.25M deal in fatal cop shooting
A Dearborn officer repeatedly shot Janet Wilson while she was in her car on Michigan Avenue, a busy street, in 2016

Dearborn makes $1.25M deal in fatal cop shootingA Dearborn officer repeatedly shot Janet Wilson while she was in her car on Michigan Avenue, a busy street, in 2016
  • Wayne County
  • 5 days, 20 hours ago
Politics

Democrat hopeful embraces unionized campaign staff

Democrat hopeful embraces unionized campaign staffPolitical Insider: Dan Haberman said his staff has signed up to become dues-paying members of the Campaign Workers Guild
  • Politics
  • 5 days, 21 hours ago
Wayne County

Brighton man charged in child porn case

Brighton man charged in child porn caseSuspect turned himself in to police at Garden City Court
  • Wayne County
  • 5 days, 22 hours ago
Education

Marygrove College starts a new chapter

Marygrove College starts a new chapterMarygrove College starts a new chapter
  • Education
  • 6 days, 8 hours ago
Wayne County

Fat Tuesday: Metro Detroiters hitting paczki heavy

Fat Tuesday: Metro Detroiters hitting paczki heavyBakeries and markets serve up Polish pastries to throngs of Metro Detroiters the day before Ash Wednesday
  • Wayne County
  • 1 week ago
Wayne County

Official: Schools thrive with funds from Wayne millage

Official: Schools thrive with funds from Wayne Co. millageThe money has lifted some out of budget deficits, increased teachers’ pay and allowed some districts to upgrade buses
  • Wayne County
  • 1 week ago
Politics

Heise ends campaign for Congress, endorses Kowall

Heise ends campaign for Congress, endorses KowallPlymouth Township Supervisor Kurt Heise ends campaign, endorsing state Sen. Mike Kowall in Michigan’s 11th District
  • Politics
  • 1 week ago
Detroit

Detroit workers rally for higher minimum wage

Detroit workers rally for higher minimum wageDetroit workers rally for higher minimum wage
  • Detroit
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Nation

Dearborn man, 99, who killed teens in Fla. crash dies
Walter Roney died of his injuries in the crash that killed two Florida teens

Dearborn man, 99, who killed teens in Fla. crash diesWalter Roney died of his injuries in the crash that killed two Florida teens
  • Nation
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Wayne County

Highland Park police investigate baby girl's death

Highland Park police investigate infant’s deathAuthorities believe child died Sunday night, official said.
  • Wayne County
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Education

Supporters push to keep school at Ladywood site

Supporters push to keep school at Ladywood siteAs Livonia school’s closing date approaches, group seeks support for proposal to maintain Catholic education there
  • Education
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Detroit

Woman arrested in Detroit parental kidnapping case

Woman arrested in Detroit parental kidnapping caseLucia Perry was arrested Friday, hours after authorities issued an alert seeking tips to her, 3-year-old daughter
  • Detroit
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Detroit

Driver charged in west Detroit hit and run

Driver charged in Detroit hit and runProbe, tips led authorities to ID Lucious Cullen as motorist who fled scene after crashing into car, store early Jan. 21
  • Detroit
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
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