ClickOnDetroit Morning Briefing -- Aug. 27, 2019

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Cobo Center in Detroit (WDIV)
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DETROIT – ClickOnDetroit Morning Briefing -- Aug. 27, 2019

Deadly mosquito-borne illness cases in Michigan

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services says the three cases under investigation are in Kalamazoo and Berrien counties. The department also says it has confirmed a case of California encephalitis virus in a Genesee County resident.

New name for Cobo Center

Leaders from TCF Bank, along with local officials, will hold a news conference Tuesday morning to officially unveil the new name for Cobo Center. Watch live here.

Woman left in agony due to metal grill brush bristle

"We were going to grill steaks, but I wanted a hot dog," Linda Pelham said.

"She wanted it burned," Chuck Pelham said. "I don't know why people like them burned, but she wanted it burned, so I just threw it on the grill."

See their story here.

 Weather: More rain 

Brandon Roux: Low clouds will leak light rain and drizzle for the rest of the morning, too, with the heaviest rain staying south and east of us all morning. Scattered rain and thundershowers will be sliding through after 8 a.m. and that will be the case through the lunch hour or just beyond today.

Full forecast here.

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 LOCAL   4    Community calendar 

  • Aug. 29 -- Michigan State Fair begins
  • Aug. 30 -- Michigan State football opener vs. Tulsa
  • Aug. 30 -- Arts, Beats and Eats weekend
  • Aug. 31 -- Detroit Jazz Festival kicks off
  • Aug. 31 -- Michigan football opener vs. Middle Tenn. State
  • Sept. 2 -- Labor Day
  • Sept. 7 -- Dally in the Alley in Midtown
  • Sept. 8 -- Detroit Lions open season in Arizona
  • Sept. 14 -- 18th Annual Tour de Troit

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 LOCAL   4   Sports news

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 LOCAL   4   Health

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