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DNR: 7-year-old Saginaw girl drowns in Lake Huron

A seven-year-old girl from Saginaw drowned off the shore of Tawas Point State Park in Lake Huron on Saturday according to the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. The girl drowned at around 5 p.m. Saturday, July 31. The Michigan DNR Law Enforcement Division is investigating this incident. The Michigan State...
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Large-scale Illegal Marijuana Operation Raided

The Michigan State Police, Marijuana and Tobacco Investigation Section, with assistance from MSP BAYANET and the Carrolton Township Police Department, executed a search warrant on a large-scale illegal marijuana grow operation on July 28 in the 300 block of Balsam Street near the Saginaw River. The search warrant resulted in...
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Police seize 1,200 illegal marijuana plants from Saginaw County home

CARROLLTON TOWNSHIP, MI — Police have seized more than a thousand illegally grown marijuana plants from a Carrollton Township house. On Wednesday, July 28, the Michigan State Police’s Marijuana and Tobacco Investigation Section executed a search warrant on a large-scale grow operation in the 300 block of Balsam Street. The team was assisted by Carrollton Township police and Bay Area Narcotics Enforcement Team (or BAYANET) personnel.
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Bay City man convicted of robbing bank, calling in bogus bomb threats

WEST BRANCH, MI — A jury deliberated for about a half-hour before convicting a Bay City man of robbing a Rose City bank, then calling in bomb threats to cover his tracks. The trial of Michael D. Mier, 33, ended about 5 p.m. on Friday, July 30, with the jury finding him guilty of all 11 felonies he faced: eight counts of domestic terrorism, two counts of armed robbery, and one count of bank robbery. The jurors deliberated for about 34 minutes before delivering their verdicts.
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The Saginaw News

Saginaw man charged with 4 felonies in child porn case

SAGINAW, MI — A Saginaw man is facing four felonies for allegedly possessing child pornography. The Michigan State Police Computer Crimes Unit’s Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force on Friday, July 23, arrested 60-year-old Christopher A. Bailey on a warrant issued earlier in the month. Bailey’s arrest came following an...
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Marlette Bulletin

Marlette calendar: Coming events

1. Was kommt da noch? Soll das alles gewesen sein? Lebensfragen...; 2. Acoustic Classic Rock at Beagio's!; 3. KC 5K Run / Walk & 1 Mile Exercise Walk For Local Food Pantries; 4. Tuscolapalooza 2021; 5. Friends of Music Series | Scott Hyslop, harpsichord;
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Saginaw Dispatch

This is the cheapest gas in Saginaw right now

(SAGINAW, MI) Depending on where you fill up in Saginaw, you could be saving up to $0.42 per gallon on gas. On Saturday the cheapest gallon of unleaded regular in the area was at Marathon at 4570 Dixie Hwy. Regular there was listed at $3.07 per gallon Wednesday, compared to $3.49 at Wally King Service at 1419 Davenport Ave, which GasBuddy clocked as the most expensive station in the area.
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The Flint Journal

Local Eats: Scoop! There it is! New ice cream shop ‘Fat Tony’s’ hopes to serve community un-cone-ditionally

MT. MORRIS, MI -- No, Fat Tony’s Ice Cream is not related to the notorious mafia boss from The Simpsons, but their ice cream has become notoriously popular in the community. The new ice cream shop, located on 7513 N. Bray Road, in Mt. Morris, opened its doors to the community just over a week ago and it’s already heating up around town.

Michigan Supreme Court judge gives pep talk to jail inmates

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Inmates at a Flint-area jail got a pep talk from an unlikely visitor: a Michigan Supreme Court justice. Richard Bernstein recently shook the hands of 24 people enrolled in an education program at the Genesee County jail. It's intended to help them succeed when they're released....
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Essexville (MI) Weather Channel

Take advantage of Saturday sun in Essexville

(ESSEXVILLE, MI) The forecast is calling for sun today in Essexville. Here are three ideas for how to make the most of it, along with a four-day forecast. Have a picnic: With COVID-19 restrictions lingering around the country, this beloved pastime has taken on new relevance. Meeting a friend somewhere pretty with a basket of snacks and a blanket can be a spontaneous way to enjoy a sunny afternoon in a safer environment than indoors. Risk levels should always be taken into account along with advice from health authorities on gathering sizes.
Sanford, MIMidland Daily News

Tom Clark's 38th Corvette

When Sanford's Tom Clark was about 12 years old, he discovered a car that would change his life forever. Clark’s cousin had recently returned from the service, landed a job at General Motors, and purchased a new Chevrolet Corvette sports car. The cousin dropped by for a visit one day...