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Former UM pitcher, Ann Arbor native added to Washington Nationals 40-man roster

Former UM pitcher, Ann Arbor native added to Washington Nationals 40-man roster

James Bourque graduated from Ann Arbor Huron High school in 2011 before attending the University of Michigan from 2011-14. ... Continue Reading
Founders barrel-aged beer, Panther Cub, to be bottled for first time

Founders barrel-aged beer, Panther Cub, to be bottled for first time

The brew has been aging for more than two years with whole vanilla beans. Beer-lovers can expect maple and vanilla notes with surprisingly-deep character. ... Continue Reading
World War II veteran celebrates 100th birthday, reflects on war

World War II veteran celebrates 100th birthday, reflects on war

Jack McClary celebrated his 100th birthday with friends, family and fellow veterans at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 423 just outside Ann Arbor. ... Continue Reading
Rick Snyder, MDOC break ground on prison training site for women

Rick Snyder, MDOC break ground on prison training site for women

The Vocational Village at the Women's Huron Valley Correctional Facility is the state's first skilled trades training program for women in prison, officials said. ... Continue Reading
Hunter rescued after hanging upside down off tree stand for 2 hours

Hunter rescued after hanging upside down off tree stand for 2 hours

A hunter was rescued from his tree stand 40 feet in the air Monday morning after he fell backward and got stuck hanging upside down. ... Continue Reading
Suspect in double homicide at Detroit senior complex arrested in Virginia

Suspect in double homicide at Detroit senior complex arrested in Virginia

Police had been looking for Fleming since Nov. 14 after he allegedly brought a gun into the Phillip Sims Senior Housing complex in Detroit and fired it. ... Continue Reading
Ann Arbor police officer remembered as 'larger than life'

Ann Arbor police officer remembered as 'larger than life'

Ann Arborites might not have known one of the primary architects behind the city's security plan at nearly every major event in recent years, but they know his work. ... Continue Reading
University of Michigan hoping for 10,000 gifts during Giving Blueday

University of Michigan hoping for 10,000 gifts during Giving Blueday

This year, the university hopes to garner more than 10,000 gifts in support of Michigan. ... Continue Reading
Woman randomly selects numbers, wins $1 million Mega Millions prize

Woman randomly selects numbers, wins $1 million Mega Millions prize

The lucky winner was dreaming of a sunny vacation in the winter months. ... Continue Reading
University of Michigan tops ranking for entrepreneur programs

University of Michigan tops ranking for entrepreneur programs

This is the first time UM has topped the undergraduate rankings, while its graduate programs were ranked No. 10. ... Continue Reading
Milan 'do-it-all' WR/DB Tristen Hines named 2018 Ann Arbor-area Player of the Year

Milan 'do-it-all' WR/DB Tristen Hines named 2018 Ann Arbor-area Player of the Year

Hines caught 54 passes for 973 yards and 11 touchdowns, while rushing for 702 yards and 10 scores on 88 carries this season. ... Continue Reading
Fatal rollover crash shuts down I-275 near I-94 Monday morning

Fatal rollover crash shuts down I-275 near I-94 Monday morning

Police say a someone in the vehicle was ejected following the crash and there was a fatality on the scene. ... Continue Reading
27 people ejected from Michigan-Indiana game, UM police say

27 people ejected from Michigan-Indiana game, UM police say

Police ejected 27 people from the Big House during the University of Michigan Wolverines' 31-20 win over the Indiana Hoosiers on Saturday, Nov. 17. ... Continue Reading

Carolina fans furious Panthers lost to Lions after failed 2-point conversion

Carolina fans are pointing fingers all over the place after the Panthers 20-19 loss to the Lions in Detroit. A lot of fans are furious coach Ron Rivera went for 2 instead of trying to tie the game with about a minute remaining. Here's what some Carolina fans are saying after this loss. ... Continue Reading
Saturday night apartment fire in Ypsilanti Township leaves one dead

Saturday night apartment fire in Ypsilanti Township leaves one dead

Officials are investigating a fire at Village Grove Apartments that left one person dead. ... Continue Reading
Michigan's top girls' swimmers compete in state finals at EMU

Michigan's top girls' swimmers compete in state finals at EMU

Swimmers from around the state converged on Eastern Michigan University's campus in Ypsilanti on Friday and Saturday. The Division 1 state finals were held at Jones Pool at EMU. ... Continue Reading
Michigan's top girls' swimmers compete in state finals at EMU

Michigan's top girls' swimmers compete in state finals at EMU

Swimmers from around the state converged on Eastern Michigan University's campus in Ypsilanti on Friday and Saturday. The two-day Division 1 state finals were held at Jones Pool at EMU. ... Continue Reading
Garage fire destroys  Ann Arbor Township home

Garage fire destroys Ann Arbor Township home

Firefighters responded to a house fire early Saturday morning in the Wines neighborhood in Ann Arbor Township. ... Continue Reading
Man in hunter's orange shot and killed while deer hunting, suspect sought

Man in hunter's orange shot and killed while deer hunting, suspect sought

The shooting was Friday, Nov. 16 ... Continue Reading
Adrian babysitter charged with criminal sexual conduct

Adrian babysitter charged with criminal sexual conduct

An Adrian woman was charged with two counts of criminal sexual conduct for her alleged relationship with a minor she was babysitting, police say. ... Continue Reading