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Man arrested in road rage shooting that closed I-94
WASHTENAW COUNTY, MI -- A 25-year-old man was arrested after firing a gun during a road rage incident on a Washtenaw County highway. A Belleville man was arrested on charges of felonious assault, reckless discharge of a weapon from a moving vehicle, carrying a concealed weapon and felony firearm for a road rage incident that occurred around 5 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 22, Michigan State Police said.
Marguerite Shearer, M.D.
Marguerite Shearer, M.D., a leader in the medical community and a cherished member of her family, passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by family and friends on February 6th. Born on June 1st, 1932, in Detroit, to Clara Violet (Englehardt) Raft and George Raft, Marguerite was smart, independent, and fun-loving. She received a full scholarship to Michigan State University, and went on to put herself through medical school at the University of Michigan, where she was one of 8 women in her graduating class.
Former Michigan star blasted for horrible spelling
The University of Michigan is one of the most prestigious universities in the entire world with notoriously rigorous admissions standards. But a recent video exposed some hilariously poor spelling from one former Michigan player has college football fans questioning things. Popular social media account VBroadwayFinds has developed a pretty massive...
Ypsilanti woman: I almost hit alligator on US 23
The thing about alligators is that even if you see one in an unexpected place, there's not much else it could be. Jennifer Schwartz will tell you with confidence that she nearly ran over a short-armed, long-tailed, sharp-toothed gator last week as it plodded across U.S.-23 southbound in Washtenaw County. What she can't tell you is what the heck it was doing there. ...
Police body cam captures man miraculously surviving house explosion in Ann Arbor
ANN ARBOR, Mich. – It was an accident, according to police, as the 76-year-old man who lived inside a home on the 700 block of 7th Street didn’t have electricity or water and had been using 20-pound propane tanks to heat his home when something ignited the gas.
Local WCSO Initiative Aims to Better Prepare Inmates for Success
This is how we do our part to ensure those leaving the jail are better prepared for success than when they arrived. Thank you to Jocelyn Benson and her staff at the Michigan Secretary of State's Office for providing this great service.Visit here for more details.
Man charged in fatal stabbing high-fived roommate after washing off knife, witness says
WASHTENAW COUNTY, MI – Ronnie Magbray, charged in the death of a woman, high-fived his temporary roommate after the fatal stabbing, according to testimony given Thursday. “When he was washing the blood off the knife, he said it was an accident, but that’s the only time he said anything about the stabbing,” testified Benjamin Keough, 34, during a preliminary examination on Thursday, Feb. 22. “He also gave me a high five and said, ‘I caught a body.’”
Dexter Township is Proud of its New Master Plan
After a two-year process, Dexter Township now has an updated master plan that is designed to create a vision for the township. The plan was approved by board of trustees in January. It was used to help the township form its new budget, which was also approved at the Feb. 20 meeting. The Sun Times News connected with township supervisor Karen Sikkenga to learn about the master plan.
Dexter Twp Police Report, January 2024
In January, Deputies responded to 156 calls for police service in Dexter Township, up from 145 the previous year for an 8% increase. Officers conducted 52 traffic stops, down from 64 last year. Five citations were issued. Notable events from the January police call log include:. One larceny. 13 crashes.
Early Voting Canvass to Conclude at Washtenaw County Building: What Local Residents Need to Know
Several cities and townships in Michigan, including Chelsea, Dexter, Manchester, Saline, Ypsilanti, and Ann Arbor, have been notified about the upcoming Precinct Canvass. This event, in line with MCL 168.720j, concludes the 9-day early voting period. It involves finalizing the ballot count and reporting the results.
Savor the Spice: Top 8 Must-Try Mexican Restaurants in Ann Arbor
This piece presents a list of eight Mexican eateries in Ann Arbor. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these places? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below.
A New Era at Briarwood
An “experiential” upscale grocer is the first confirmed tenant for the retail and residential redevelopment that’s reshaping Briarwood Mall. In December, city council approved Simon Property Group’s plan to tear down the vacant Sears store, one of the mall’s original anchor tenants in 1973. In January, Simon announced that “the first addition in the progressive…
Tweaked proposal for revamped gas station, townhomes moves forward in Hamburg
HAMBURG TWP. — After making tweaks to a proposal for 40 townhomes and a retail building in Hamburg Township, a commercial and residential developer is one step closer to getting a greenlight from officials. Ronny Hamama of RDH Properties has proposed revamping his Mobile gas station with a new convenience store and attached retail storefront, plus upstairs apartments, south of the intersection of M-36 and Hamburg Road. ...
Dexter: Public Hearing 3-11-24 on MDNR Grant Application
PUBLIC HEARING TO CONSIDER A GRANT APPLICATION TO THE. MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES TRUST FUND. The Dexter City Council will hold a public hearing at 7:00pm on March 11, 2024 for the purpose of considering a grant application to the Michigan Department of Natural Resources Trust Fund. The public hearing will be held at the Dexter City Hall, 3515 Broad Street, Dexter, Michigan.
Upcoming Local Road Works and Closures: February 26 to March 3, 2024
The article outlines the road work schedule for the week of February 26 to March 3, 2024. Please note, changes may occur due to weather or other factors. The plan includes lane restrictions on Plymouth Rd between Earhart Rd and M-153 in Ann Arbor, Superior from February 19 to March 8, 2024. Additionally, various roads across the county will have lane restrictions from January 1 to March 31, 2024.
Michigan basketball team learns CPR in honor of teammate whose heart stopped
Unity Christian will soon enter the playoffs, often known as "do or die" time. But junior Jake Chapman recently found himself in a literal "do or die" situation.
New bakery is bringing Asian American baked goods to Ann Arbor’s westside
ANN ARBOR, MI -- Ann Arbor’s westside neighborhoods can now get a taste of Asian American pastries at a new business. Q Bakehouse & Market recently opened at 1608 Jackson Ave., around where Huron Street splits to Jackson and Dexter avenues. The new business offers pastries, as well as...
Cass & Co. in downtown Dexter brings together fashion, style and sustainability
A love for fashion and style makes Cass & Co. a great shop, but its commitment to environmental sustainability makes it a unique one. The shop is in downtown Dexter. It had its ribbon cutting grand opening in December. To learn more, the Sun Times News (STN) finally connected with the creative team behind the new venture.
How to watch Michigan vs. Northwestern (2/22): Live stream, TV channel, tipoff time
Michigan’s lone meeting with Northwestern comes in Evanston, where the Wildcats have lost just once this season. Watch the Michigan Wolverines on FuboTV (free trial) Visit MLive’s Betting Home for latest odds & sportsbook promos. What to Know. Michigan visits Northwestern on Thursday night and will be shorthanded....
Barton Drive diversions and State Street shutdowns: Washtenaw County road work for Feb. 23
ANN ARBOR, MI - A monthslong road safety project is getting underway in western Washtenaw County and Ann Arbor’s north side will see new closures. Here’s a full list of shutdowns and restrictions affecting commute times and travel across the area for Friday, Feb. 23 and the week ahead.