Nightside Report Sept. 11, 2021: Memorials held nationwide pay tribute to lives lost on 9/11, driver crashes into Detroit gas station causing explosion, hundreds of Afghans potentially to find homes in Michigan

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Memorial held in Mount Clemens pays tribute to fallen soldiers, first responders

DETROIT – It was emotional for many.

Hundreds of people gathered near the Macomb County Court House in Mount Clemens Saturday to honor the those who have lost their lives.

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Get Caught Up: Michigan updates COVID-19 school quarantine guidance for vaccinated, unvaccinated students -- here’s a review

Metro Detroit weather: Warm Saturday evening under fair skies

Sunday will be partly sunny and hotter and more humid. Highs will be in the middle and upper 80s.

There is a better chance of heavier and more widespread wet and stormy weather in the Motor City and north of Eight Mile Road.

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4 Fast Facts

  • The War Memorial in Grosse Pointe Farms was the backdrop for a ceremony that honored those with ties to Michigan. Click here to read more.
  • An estimated 1,300 Afghan may be setting in Michigan before the end of the year. Click here to read more.
  • The driver of a stolen vehicle was taken to Henry Ford Hospital for medical treatment Friday night after the vehicle drove under a semi truck trailer. Click here to read more.
  • The Detroit Police Department is searching for a suspect wanted in connection with property damage at a BP gas station that led to explosion. Click here to read more.

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