A conversation with two entrepreneurs going national as we check in with FixMyCar Founder Prashant Salla, and Samia Gore, founder and CEO of Body Complete Rx. And Chris Holman, Founder and CEO of Michigan Business Network, talks about their latest survey of businesses, how they are doing & what’s ahead.
Michigan Matters: Entrepreneurs and BusinessA conversation with two entrepreneurs going national as we check in with FixMyCar Founder Prashant Salla, and Samia Gore, founder and CEO of Body Complete Rx. And Chris Holman, Founder and CEO of Michigan Business Network, talks about their latest survey of businesses, how they are doing & what’s ahead.
Crime Stoppers Offering $2,500 Reward For Information On Fatal Gas Station ShootingCrime Stoppers is offering a $2,500 reward for information on a gas station shooting in Detroit that left a 25-year-old man dead. Katie Johnston reports.
Detroit Police Seek Assistance Locating Kidnapping SuspectThe Detroit Police Department is seeking assistance in locating a suspect wanted in connection to an abduction and shooting that happened on Detroit's west side.
Michigan Lawmaker Spends $221 Of Campaign Cash At Strip ClubMichigan lawmaker, State Rep. Jewell Jones, spent campaign money at a strip club and said it has “great lamb chops.” Katie Johnston reports.
Fake Spam Calls Coming To A Phone Near You: When To Listen And When To Hang UpDr. Oz and his scam-fighting duo reveal whether you should hang on or hang up when getting this call allegedly from the Social Security Department.
21-Year-Old Metro Detroit Man Dies After Fall At Pictured RocksA 21-year-old man from the Detroit area lost his footing and fell to his death at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore in the Upper Peninsula on Saturday, July 24, authorities said. Geoff Petrulis Reports.
The Sleep Makeover You Didn't Know You NeededWhy Dr. Oz and Dr. Thanuja Hamilton say you should treat yourself to a “deep-sleep dessert” an hour before bed.
Michigan Matters: Detroit AutomotiveSenior Producer/Host Carol Cain talks with Rod Alberts, who runs DADA, Doug North, chair of DADA Events, Jason Russ, head of experiential marketing at Stellantis, and Kim Cape, Ford Director of Brand and Integrated Marketing, as each discusses confronting challenges of the pandemic, microchip shortages, changes in consumer buying habits and more.
Michigan Man In Disguises Gets Prison For Casino TheftsA Detroit-area man who wore realistic masks while robbing $125,000 from cash kiosks in casinos was sentenced Thursday to four years in federal prison. Geoff Petrulis Reports.
Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick To Marry On July 24 In DetroitFormer Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick is set to marry at a Detroit Church on Saturday, July 24, six months after being released from federal prison, according to Deadline Detroit. Katie Johnston reports.
Rare Pink Bird Sighted In Michigan For The First TimeBird lovers with cameras and binoculars are traveling to a stream in Saline, Michigan, to see a rare creature with pink feathers and a long bill. Katie Johnston reports.
Richard Wershe Jr.,'White Boy Rick' Movie's Inspiration Sues Detroit Police For $100 MillionA Detroit-area man whose decades in prison for drug dealing and work as an informant inspired the movie “White Boy Rick” filed a lawsuit Tuesday seeking $100 million, claiming he was coerced into assisting police while just a helpless teenager. Katie Johnston reports.
The Most Infamous Celebrity Deaths Re-Examined: Could Elvis Have Been Saved With Modern Medicine?Dr. Oz’s expert explains some of the medical conditions Elvis Presley faced that may have played a role in his death.
Grand Rapids Man Convicted In Attack On DNR Conservation OfficerA Grand Rapids man has been convicted of kicking a state conservation officer in the head during an escape attempt after the officer arrested him following a northern Michigan car crash. Katie Johnston reports.
Child Tax Credit: Monthly Payments Already Arriving In Parents' Bank AccountsThe Internal Revenue Service (IRS) sent out advance payments for the updated Child Tax Credit on July 15. Katie Johnston reports.
The Scoop On Low-Calorie Ice Creams: Which Of The Healthy Choices Are Really Healthy?Dr. Oz and Dr. Crupain discuss why some people who eat non-dairy frozen desserts experience stomach pain.
Michigan Matters: Sports & TheatreSenior Producer/Host Carol Cain talks with Robert Jamerson, CEO of of Detroit PAL, as he talks about helping young people through sports and education. Then Dave Robinson, owner of TGA Premier Sports Detroit, about helping young people through golf. And entrepreneur David Carroll, who launched The Nicely Theatre Group as pandemic started, finally is to hold first in-person theatre production.
Michigan Woman Dies In Grand Canyon Flash FloodGrand Canyon National Park officials on Friday identified a Michigan woman as the person found dead in frigid water after a flash flood swept through a commercial rafting group's overnight campsite along the Colorado River. Katie Johnston reports.
Invasive Asian Tiger Mosquito Found In Michigan AgainThe Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) and Wayne County Health Department have identified the first known occurrence of the invasive Asian tiger mosquito in 2021. Katie Johnston reports.
Hope College Takes Big Step Toward Tuition-Free CampusAbout two dozen students at a small college in western Michigan will attend school without paying tuition in the fall, part of a new plan to ease the financial burden in exchange for contributions after they graduate. Katie Johnston reports.
Former UP Priest Receives Second Prison Sentence Following Sex Abuse PleaOn Wednesday, July 14, Attorney General Dana Nessel announced that a former priest in the Upper Peninsula has been sentenced for the remaining sex abuse charge against him. Katie Johnston reports.
Martha Stewart's Vitality Secrets RevealedDr. Oz asks Martha Stewart about the go-to meals she relies on to stay healthy.
Prosecutor To Review Goalie Kivlenieks' Fireworks DeathPolice in Michigan have turned over their investigation into the fireworks death of Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Matiss Kivlenieks to a prosecutor for review. Katie Johnston reports.
Detroit Banquet Hall Shooting Leaves 1 Dead, 5 WoundedA drive-by shooting left a man dead and five other people wounded outside a banquet hall in Detroit early Tuesday, police said. Katie Johnston reports.