Michigan businesses face hiring dilemma as some COVID restrictions expire June 22
With COVID-19 restrictions expiring Tuesday in Michigan, businesses are feeling the crunch to hire more workers.
Metro Detroit weather: Calmer, cooler stretch before heat, humidity return
We’ve really turned the corner into a calmer and much cooler stretch of weather -- although, the word “stretch” might be a... stretch.
Speedrack Products investment expected to create 164 new jobs in west Michigan
Governor Gretchen Whitmer today joined a group of business, state, and local officials to celebrate the groundbreaking of Speedrack Products Group’s new manufacturing facility in Walker, thanking the storage systems provider for their continued investment in Michigan that will create 164 new jobs.
2 Michigan sisters killed in crash were on their way to vacation
Two sisters from Richmond were in this Toyota Prius driving behind their father’s vehicle when they were hit by a woman who crossed the median on I-75 in Bagley Township.
18-year-old Brighton resident turns self in after allegedly shooting father to death
A peaceful neighborhood has been blind sighted by the murder of a middle aged man, allegedly killed at the hands of his own son.
6-month-old boy found alive inside Detroit home with bodies of man and woman
A 31-year-old man and 27-year-old woman were found dead at around 4:16 p.m. Monday inside a home in the 18000 block of Northlawn in Detroit, police say.
Steps to take to prevent children from accidentally drowning this summer
A recent report suggests the number of children at risk for drowning has increased significantly over the past year as the COVID pandemic put many swim lessons on hold.
West Outer Drive United Methodist Church in Detroit deals with ongoing water problems
A Detroit church reached out to Help Me Hank about a water problem they said has been going on for months.
26th annual Woodward Dream Cruise returns this summer
Auto enthusiasts, get ready to restart those engines. The 26th annual Woodward Dream Cruise presented by Ford is back on for this summer.
Motorcyclist killed, passenger hurt in crash with SUV in Oakland County, police say
A motorcyclist was killed and his passenger was injured when an SUV collided with them while leaving a parking lot in Oakland County, police said.
Small businesses bounce back as Michigan prepares to lift major COVID restrictions
In terms of the post COVID economy for small businesses, you could consider bridal salons and dress shops among those most hurt.
Video shows gunman jump out of car, fire shots into SUV in Detroit; 2 men, boy injured
Detroit police have released clear and dramatic video of a man jumping out of a car, unloading several gunshots into an SUV and injuring two men and an 11-year-old boy.
Tracking Michigan COVID-19 hospitalization data trends
Michigan has offered hospitalization data, including inpatients, critical care patients and ventilator use for COVID-19 since April 12, 2020.
Michigan coronavirus cases up to 893,491; Death toll now at 19,647
The number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in Michigan has risen to 893,491 as of Monday, including 19,647 deaths, state officials report.
Allen Park man living with his wife, daughter tried to entice young girls for sex on Instagram, FBI says
An Allen Park man who lives with his wife and daughter was caught having sexual conversations with young girls on Instagram and trying to lure them to meet up for sex, according to the FBI.
Some restrictions eased for Canadians, permanent residents crossing US border
Canada has eased some travel restrictions for fully vaccinated Canadian citizens and permanent residents crossing the U.S. border.
Passenger shot when 2 drivers exchange words following near-crash in Detroit
A passenger was shot over the weekend during a road rage incident that began with a near-crash and escalated when the involved drivers exchanged angry words, police said.
Flint officer shoots gunman who fired at him during Juneteenth celebration parade
A Flint police officer shot a gunman who fired at him while he was working at a traffic point for a Juneteenth celebration parade, officials said.
2 drivers killed after man drives off Dundee road, re-enters, crashes into 2 cars
Two drivers from Adrian and Inkster were killed over the weekend after a man drove off the roadway, re-entered and crashed into two other cars, according to police.
Man robbed, shot by 3 men who jumped out of dark SUV on Detroit’s east side
A man was robbed and shot by three men who jumped out of a dark SUV early in the morning on Detroit’s east side, police said.