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Body found in wooded area behind Ypsilanti Township Walmart

Body found in wooded area behind Ypsilanti Township Walmart

A dead body was found Monday, July 16 behind a Walmart in Ypsilanti Township, police say. ... Continue Reading
Gordie Howe International Bridge groundbreaking set for Tuesday morning

Gordie Howe International Bridge groundbreaking set for Tuesday morning

Officials will break ground in Detroit on the Gordie Howe International Bridge on Tuesday morning. ... Continue Reading
Nanny accused of faking cancer for GoFundMe donations found competent for trial

Nanny accused of faking cancer for GoFundMe donations found competent for trial

A nanny accused of faking a life-threatening cancer diagnosis to collect more than $30,000 in charitable donations was found competent to stand trial Friday. ... Continue Reading
Mother charged after daughter falls through hole, drowns in basement

Mother charged after daughter falls through hole, drowns in basement

The Wayne County Prosecutor's Office issued criminal charges against a mother whose 11-month-old daughter died after falling through a hole in the floor and drowning in a flooded basement. ... Continue Reading
Motorcyclist dies after crashing into culvert in Ypsilanti Township

Motorcyclist dies after crashing into culvert in Ypsilanti Township

A motorcyclist died Sunday evening after crashing into a culvert along the U.S. 12 bypass near Wiard Road in Ypsilanti Township. ... Continue Reading
Man's arrest in Michigan leads to discovery of father's body in Ohio

Man's arrest in Michigan leads to discovery of father's body in Ohio

A Cleveland man arrested last week in Michigan for assaulting his mother allegedly killed his father and buried him in the backyard of their home in Ohio a month ago, police say. ... Continue Reading
Who killed Jane Snow?

Who killed Jane Snow?

With a new development, this week's Michigan Crime Stories podcast explores the decades-old mystery. ... Continue Reading
Eastbound I-94 at U.S.23 closed due to rollover of semitrailer hauling bricks

Eastbound I-94 at U.S.23 closed due to rollover of semitrailer hauling bricks

Eastbound I-94 near the U.S. 23 interchange is shut due to a roll over crash involving a semitrailer hauling bricks. ... Continue Reading
Woman charged in fatal stabbing in Ann Arbor sent for mental evaluation

Woman charged in fatal stabbing in Ann Arbor sent for mental evaluation

A woman facing a murder charge in the stabbing death of an acquaintance is now undergoing a mental competency evaluation. ... Continue Reading
Group urges attorney general to reject Ann Arbor ballot proposal wording

Group urges attorney general to reject Ann Arbor ballot proposal wording

A grassroots group pushing for a downtown central park in Ann Arbor is asking the Michigan attorney general's office to reject changes to the wording of its ballot proposal. ... Continue Reading
Man shot outside home in Ann Arbor neighborhood

Man shot outside home in Ann Arbor neighborhood

Police are investigating a shooting that sent one man to the hospital with serious injuries Sunday night. ... Continue Reading
Where to park for 2018 Ann Arbor Art Fair

Where to park for 2018 Ann Arbor Art Fair

The 59th annual Ann Arbor Art Fair is more than a week away with crowds of locals and visitors expected to show up. ... Continue Reading
Skeletal remains found leads to homicide investigation in Cleveland

Skeletal remains found leads to homicide investigation in Cleveland

Washtenaw County sheriff officials arrested Devontey Gaines Brown, 20, and charged him with felonious assault and domestic violence in the attack of his mother ... Continue Reading
$2.5M Scio Church Road resurfacing to begin Monday, July 16

$2.5M Scio Church Road resurfacing to begin Monday, July 16

Ann Arbor will begin revamping less than a mile of Scio Church Road on Monday. ... Continue Reading
Ann Arbor Art Fair 2018 set to attract thousands downtown

Ann Arbor Art Fair 2018 set to attract thousands downtown

The Ann Arbor Art Fair takes place over 30 city blocks and is set to bring together four independently juried, nonprofit art fairs into one collaboration with art activities for all ages, live performances, street performers and more. ... Continue Reading
Nurses picket in Ann Arbor as negotiations with Michigan Medicine continue

Nurses picket in Ann Arbor as negotiations with Michigan Medicine continue

The UMPNC continues to negotiate a new contract with Michigan Medicine officials after its contract deadline expired on June 30. ... Continue Reading
Ann Arbor mayoral, 2nd Ward council candidates to take stage Sunday

Ann Arbor mayoral, 2nd Ward council candidates to take stage Sunday

Ann Arbor voters have another chance to hear candidates for mayor and City Council explain where they stand on some of the issues facing the city. ... Continue Reading

The haunting insides of the abandoned Northville Psychiatric Hospital

The images are chilling. We're showing you the haunting insides of the Northville Psychiatric Hospital and telling you its fascinating history before it's demolished. ... Continue Reading
Ann Arbor hotel with prostitution problem must hire security, court says

Ann Arbor hotel with prostitution problem must hire security, court says

A hearing for the city of Ann Arbor's nuisance lawsuit against the Victory Inn and Suites, 3750 Washtenaw Ave., was adjourned Wednesday, July 11, postponing the city's request to close the hotel permanently. ... Continue Reading

Video of our wild ride on Michigan's longest zipline before opening day

Michigan's longest zipline opens on Saturday, July 14, 2018. We braved it before then. Here is everything to know including video of our ride. ... Continue Reading