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Police investigating Barton Hills home invasion, stolen vehicle

Police investigating Barton Hills home invasion, stolen vehicle

Ann Arbor Township deputies are investigating a burglary at a home in the 600 block of Spring Valley Road in Barton Hills. ... Continue Reading
Bulletproof glass maker near Lansing sees growth in helping schools

Bulletproof glass maker near Lansing sees growth in helping schools

A bulletproof glass maker in Fowlerville has seen significant growth in the last five years. It now hopes to add a new kind of customer - local school districts. ... Continue Reading
Jim Harbaugh speaks to campers at Al Glick Youth football camp

Jim Harbaugh speaks to campers at Al Glick Youth football camp

"As a person, (if) you want to follow somebody (and) you want to learn how to set an example, there's no-one better I think in this world than Al Glick," Harbaugh said. ... Continue Reading

24 Michigan beers you'll want to sip all summer long

Pack up your cooler with these great brews. ... Continue Reading

5 Things to Eat this Weekend in Michigan

John Gonzalez and Amy Sherman travel the state as the Michigan's Best Team looking for great things to eat and drink. They pick five things to eat now. ... Continue Reading
Slain couple discovered by grandson was killed by woman's brother, police say

Slain couple discovered by grandson was killed by woman's brother, police say

A 57-year-old man from Flat Rock is accused of killing his sister and brother-in law, whom he was living with at the time, about 1:20 p.m. on March 21. ... Continue Reading
Police search for missing Ypsilanti teen after ransom demand texted to family

Police search for missing Ypsilanti teen after ransom demand texted to family

Shanijah Christionna Payne was last seen by her family around 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 21, at her home in the 1200 block of Lexington Parkway in Ypsilanti Township. ... Continue Reading
Michigan defenseman Quinn Hughes drafted No. 7 overall by Vancouver Canucks

Michigan defenseman Quinn Hughes drafted No. 7 overall by Vancouver Canucks

Hughes becomes the 10th top-10 draft pick in University of Michigan hockey history. ... Continue Reading
University of Michigan reaches new deal with lecturers

University of Michigan reaches new deal with lecturers

The new three-year agreement, which is subject to a ratification vote among the LEO's 1,700 members, was reached following three days of marathon bargaining sessions. ... Continue Reading
Sheriff's office makes arrest in 2016 cold-case killing of teen woman

Sheriff's office makes arrest in 2016 cold-case killing of teen woman

Nearly two years after a quadruple shooting that left a young woman dead, Oakland County sheriff's detectives believe they have solved the cold case. ... Continue Reading
Astronaut shares beautiful nighttime photo of Detroit, Chicago from space

Astronaut shares beautiful nighttime photo of Detroit, Chicago from space

Michigan native and NASA astronaut Andrew J. Feustel doesn't miss many chances to take photos of the Great Lakes region from his bird's eye view aboard the International Space Station. ... Continue Reading
Eastern Michigan hikes tuition nearly 3.9 percent as credit hours drop

Eastern Michigan hikes tuition nearly 3.9 percent as credit hours drop

Eastern Michigan expects to receive about $8 million less in tuition as credit hours drop 4 percent. ... Continue Reading
Demolition for new Ann Arbor affordable housing slated for fall

Demolition for new Ann Arbor affordable housing slated for fall

Two affordable housing sites are on track for demolition this fall to make way for new buildings that can accommodate more people. ... Continue Reading
Michigan Medicine reports $103 million surplus for 2018

Michigan Medicine reports $103 million surplus for 2018

Michigan Medicine reported a projected 2.8 percent ($129 million) operating margin for 2019. ... Continue Reading
University of Michigan students to pay higher room and board rates

University of Michigan students to pay higher room and board rates

The UM Board of Regents approved a 3 percent increase to room and board rates for the 2018-19 academic year on Thursday, June 21. ... Continue Reading
Holdout homeowner in path of Detroit-Windsor bridge settles for $200,000

Holdout homeowner in path of Detroit-Windsor bridge settles for $200,000

A court battle between a holdout homeowner in the path of the Detroit-Windsor Gordie Howe International Bridge construction project has concluded, and Nathaniel Brent is happy his family put up a fight. ... Continue Reading

Things to Do this weekend all over Michigan, June 22-24, 2018

Looking for something to do this weekend? John Gonzalez has compiled a list of things taking place all over Michigan. ... Continue Reading
Spider convention at Eastern Michigan University to showcase arachnid research

Spider convention at Eastern Michigan University to showcase arachnid research

Arachnid fans from all over the world are invited to Eastern Michigan University from Friday, June 22 to Tuesday June 26 for the American Arachnological Society's national meeting. ... Continue Reading
Michigan athletics projects $2.5 million surplus in $187 million budget

Michigan athletics projects $2.5 million surplus in $187 million budget

The UM Board of Regents approved a $187.8 million budget for the 2019 fiscal year, with a projected $185.3 million in expenses. ... Continue Reading
Politician tied to imprisoned garbage hauler convicted in corruption case

Politician tied to imprisoned garbage hauler convicted in corruption case

After a six-day trial, the jury found a former Detroit-area politician guilty of 14 crimes related to extortion and bribery. ... Continue Reading