Utility To Bury 10 Miles Of Electric Lines In Six Michigan Counties
Livingston and Genesee Counties are among six selected for a pilot program to bury overhead power lines to improve electric reliability and reduce customer outages. Consumers Energy announced Monday that a targeted undergrounding pilot program has been approved by the Michigan Public Service Commission. A $3.7 (m) million investment will enable the company to bury 10 miles of overhead power lines in the next year.
Woman and Pet Dog Rescued After Falling Through Ice in Caseville Township Beach
A woman's afternoon stroll with her pets took a chilling turn when she and her dog plunged through the ice at Caseville Township's icy beach. The Huron County Sheriff’s Department and the Caseville Fire Department promptly responded to the scene near Bay Drive on Sand Point after a distress call at approximately 12:45 p.m. on Friday, WWJ Newsradio 950 reported.
Basketball Game Recap: Akron-Fairgrove Vikings vs. Au Gres-Sims Wolverines
The Akron-Fairgrove Vikings were not able to break out of their rough patch on Thursday as the team picked up their tenth straight defeat. They were dealt a 57-11 defeat at the hands of Au Gres-Sims. Akron-Fairgrove was in a tough position after the first half, with the score already sitting at 43-6.
See all homes sold in Bay County, Feb. 26 to Mar. 3
The following is a listing of all home transfers in Bay County reported from Feb. 26 to Mar. 3. There were 1 transactions posted during this time. During this period, the median sale for the area was a 1,809-square-foot home on Fraser Street in Bay City that sold for $120,000.
Essexville-Hampton Schools get $1M grant for STEM Center
A Bay County school district just received a substantial grant to invest in a regional Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Center.
Pinconning switching ambulance provider after 40 years
PINCONNING, Mich. (WNEM) - The city of Pinconning is changing up its ambulance service for the first time in four decades. The change-up follows weeks of weighing the cost and wait times linked to its longtime provider. “The important thing now is just to move forward and help our residents...
Three years into cancer fight, senior’s single basket is symbol of success
STANDISH, MI – For one night – and one night only – Taelynn Tunney would be introduced among the starting five. For a player who was projected to be a three-year starter for the Standish-Sterling girls basketball team – before life went sideways with the diagnosis, the surgery, the chemotherapy and the two-and-a-half year war with bone cancer – this was a significant moment.
Kale Koin understands what Standish-Sterling basketball is all about
Tuesday, March 5, 2024: 5 things you need to know
MID-MICHIGAN (WNEM) - Happy Tuesday, mid-Michigan! Hope the warm weather has been enjoyable. If you are up with us, here are five stories to know. 1. Jury selection begins today in James Crumbley’s trial. The father of the Oxford school shooter faces four counts of involuntary manslaughter. Prosecutors allege James didn’t get his son help for his mental health and bought the gun used in the shooting. His wife, Jennifer, was found guilty for the same charges in her trial last month.
Woman mad that Saginaw doctor did her medical procedure while he was under investigation
SAGINAW, MI. (WJRT) - A Bay County woman is upset after finding out the doctor who performed a medical procedure on her was under scrutiny for his behavior. The woman had that medical procedure in February, and she was shocked to hear her doctor was arrested a short time later.
10 most expensive homes sold in Bay County, Feb. 19-25
A house in Kawkawlin that sold for $455,000 tops the list of the most expensive residential real estate sales in Bay County in the past week. In total, 23 residential real estate sales were recorded in the area during the past week, with an average price of $154,252. The average price per square foot was $101.
Ex-Oscoda school bus driver accused of driving drunk while transporting students
OSCODA, Mich. (WJRT) - 25 high school students were on board a school bus in Iosco County when the bus driver was charged with operating while intoxicated. This happened earlier this month in Oscoda, and when police were able to speak with the bus driver, he was arrested. One of...