The NIGHTSIDE report -- Monday, Feb. 11, 2019

View of Detroit from the Windsor sky camera Feb. 11, 2019 at 4:48 p.m.
View of Detroit from the Windsor sky camera Feb. 11, 2019 at 4:48 p.m.

Winter storm to bring snow, freezing rain

A winter storm is on its way to Metro Detroit and it's bringing more snow and freezing rain. Precipitation is expected to roll in overnight. It'll start out as snow and then transition to freezing rain. The freezing rain will shift to regular rain during the day on Tuesday.

Metro Detroit weather: Winter storm to bring snow, freezing rain

WATCH Local 4 News at 11 p.m.

Metro Detroit school closings

4 fast facts

  • A couple donated a 44-acre farm to the Chippewa Valley School District. Read more .

  • A jewelry store in Howell is closing after being in business for more than 100 years. Learn more .

  • Detroit City Council members are asking residents for input on the city's budget plan. Read more .

  • A downtown Detroit sandwich shop is adding CBD-infused smoothies to the menu. Learn more .

Be informed

I-75 overhaul

After the massive I-75 overhaul last year, a new stretch of the highway in Oakland County is set to be redone in the coming months.


Michigan roads

As Gov. Gretchen Whitmer prepares to lay out some of her plan to fix Michigan's roads Tuesday in her State of the State Address, questions are pouring in about the state's roads.


Contaminated dirt

The federal government is investigating whether dirt from two major construction projects ended up in the wrong place. Contaminated dirt may have been used to fill demolition sites in Detroit. The dirt potentially used in Detroit neighborhoods is a part of an ongoing federal probe of the city’s demolition program. 


John Dingell to be laid to rest

Former Michigan Rep. John Dingell will be laid to rest this week. He died last week at age 92. View a full obituary piece about Dingell's life and career here


Oakland County Child Killer

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