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Inside a Creepy Deserted Kmart: Flint, Michigan
WARNING: Under no circumstances should you enter this property. By doing so you risk bodily harm and/or prosecution for trespassing on private property. Looking especially creepy at night, the insides of this closed Kmart in Flint can be even creepier. Originally the site of the old North Flint Drive-in Theater,...
Clean-up efforts continue following tornado in Grand Blanc area
GENESEE COUNTY, Mich. – Efforts to clean-up a local community continue following a tornado that touched down earlier this week. The Grand Blanc Township Police Department says a portion of Dort Hwy will remained closed for clean-up and repairs. See some of the damage from the area here. See...
Intense Debate: The Passing of Flint City Councilman Eric Mays
MLive.com - 02/25/2024 03:55:02 AM. The recent passing of Flint City Councilman Eric Mays has sparked a wave of reactions from the public. Mays, who was serving his third term representing Flint's 1st Ward, was known for his outgoing behavior and viral social media presence. His popularity among his constituents saw him re-elected three times since his initial win in 2013.
A Seafood Lover's Guide: 4 Exceptional Seafood Restaurants in Flint
In this article, we are exploring four exceptional seafood restaurants in Flint. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments yet? If you have, we would love for you to share your experiences in the comments section below.
Michigan’s February tornadoes: They had 2 bizarre aspects
There were two tornadoes last night in southern Michigan. There are a few way-out-of-the-ordinary things about last night’s severe storms. The two tornadoes - now confirmed by the National Weather Service - were in Marshall, south of Battle Creek in Calhoun County, and in Grand Blanc in Genesee County. Radar signatures at the reported times of these events showed the rotating signs of a tornado.
Two tornadoes touch down in Michigan during rare February severe storms
Severe storms spawned two tornadoes in Michigan overnight Wednesday. One EF1 in Calhoun County and one EF2 tornado in Grand Blanc, the National Weather Service said.
Father cleans up son's home hit by storm
A father, who was house-sitting for his son who lives in Grand Blanc, said he rushed over first thing Wednesday morning when he heard about the damage.
The Ultimate Pub Crawl in Burton: Exploring the Top 4 Pubs
In this article, we explore four exceptional pubs located in Burton. Have you had the chance to visit any of them? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences. Please share your comments below:
Ross Dress for Less set for grand opening in Burton
BURTON, MI -- The highly anticipated opening for Ross Dress for Less in Burton is near. The grand opening is set for Saturday, March 9, according to a sign posted on the front door located at 4190 E. Court St. at the Courtland Center mall. The chain store is replacing...
Trial begins for suspect accused of killing Flint man after he didn’t hold the door for him
FLINT, MI – A trial was slated to begin Wednesday for a man accused of killing an elderly Flint man, allegedly after the victim didn’t hold the door for him. Quinntrell Devon Willis, 45, is charged with single counts of first-degree premeditated murder, assault with intent to murder and conspiracy to commit assault with intent to murder in the March 2023 death of 67-year-old Ray Whitaker.
End of June is next target for completing Flint water settlement claim reviews
FLINT, MI -- The special master overseeing the distribution of a $626-million settlement of litigation tied to the Flint water crisis says she expects initial reviews of roughly 90,000 individual claims to be completed by the end of June. Special Master Deborah Greenspan gave the estimate during a U.S. District...
Stimulus Check Update 2024: Applications for $10,000 Payment Now Open!
Flint’s Small Businesses Offered Up to $10,000 Boost. According to The US Sun, small businesses in Flint, Michigan have a chance to get up to $10,000 in help. This is part of a project called Moving Flint Forward. It’s meant to give a hand to local companies. The money comes from the Flint & Genesee Economic Alliance with support from big company General Motors.
Police Search for Missing Flint Woman
Police in Flint are asking for the public’s help locating a woman reported missing. 69-year-old Doris Ann Walker was last seen January 25 at her home in the 1400 block of Bent Drive. It isn’t known what Walker was wearing at the time of her disappearance. She is described as 5’5″ and around 120 pounds with brown eyes and black hair.
Log Trailer Stolen from Flint Township Church
Flint Township police are asking for the public’s help identifying a truck used to steal a trailer loaded with wood logs. The department posted on Facebook Wednesday pictures of the truck, saying the driver stole the trailer from a local church. The logs were in the church parking lot for sale. The truck is a four wheel drive pickup, colored a two tone green and white or green and tan.
Flint-area boys district basketball pairings for Feb. 28, 2024
FLINT – The boys basketball district tournament reaches the semifinal stage tonight. District champions will advance to the regional round of the state tournament beginning March 5. Regional champions will play in the quarterfinals March 12 with the winners there advancing to the semifinals March 14-15 at the Breslin...
Michigan power outages: How to check electricity status after severe weather
(FOX 2) - Severe thunderstorms, including a potential tornado, have left some Michigan residents without power. As of 7:15 a.m. Wednesday, 12,291 Consumers Energy customers are without power, with many of those outages concentrated where a suspected tornado touched down in the Grand Blanc area. Check the Consumers outage map...
Flint-area district basketball highlights: Holly upsets Davison in Division 1 semifinal
FLINT – The first upset of the boys district basketball tournament involving Flint-area teams took place Wednesday and it was a big one. Holly knocked off the No. 1 team in the final Flint-area Power Rankings, beating Davison 48-47 in the Division 1 district semifinals. If you purchase a...
Aftermath of suspected tornado • Biden, Trump win Michigan primary • Mother, daughter shot during road rage
WEDNESDAY NEWS HIT - With Michigan's primary election results in, the U.S. is one step closer to having a repeat of the 2020 election come this fall. Despite a chunk of Democrats voting uncommitted - around 13% - President Joe Biden secured the nomination in Michigan's primary. A push for Democrats to vote uncommitted because Biden has not called for a ceasefire in the Middle East fueled the more than 100,000 uncommitted votes.
Americans brace for more extreme weather as winter's bite returns
CHICAGO (Reuters) -A third of the United States faced the threat of severe weather on Wednesday as strong winds, snow and tornadoes threatened the Southeast, Ohio Valley and East Coast, while a fierce winter storm bore down on the Northwest.
Man Critically Injured in Flint Shooting
Police in Flint are asking for the public’s help in a shooting investigation. A man was critically injured Monday with at least one gunshot wound in the are of Avenue A and Page Street. Police say the victim was taken to Hurley Medical Center for treatment. There is currently no suspect information available.