After high lead levels were detected in Hamtramck’s drinking water last week, city and state officials back passing out free water filters to residents for the 2nd time. They also announced crews started replacing lead water lines 2 years ago and will continue.
Michigan Authorities Say Skimmers Credit Card Skimmers Were Found Across StateA warning tonight for those getting gas as authorities have found several skimmers at gas pumps across the state.
Contract Talks To Resume At Kellogg's Amid Cereal StrikeContract talks between the Kellogg Co. and its 1,400 striking cereal plant workers are set to resume next week.
Detroit Teen Shot In Head, Critically InjuredAccording to Detroit Police, a sleepover ended violently when a suspect fired over a dozen shots outside a home on the 18600 block of Stahelin early Tuesday morning. Two of those bullets hit a 15-year-old.
Detroit Offers All 3 COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shots To Eligible ResidentsThe city of Detroit is offering all three COVID-19 booster shots to those eligible.
Free Water Distributed To Benton Harbor Residents As City Works On Replacing Lead PipesBenton Harbor continues to face water problems.
City Of Hamtramck Distributes More Water Filters To Residents, Announce Long-Term Plan To Address Lead Water IssuesAfter high lead levels were detected in Hamtramck’s drinking water last week, city and state officials back passing out free water filters to residents for the 2nd time. They also announced crews started replacing lead water lines 2 years ago and will continue.
Romulus City Councilmember's Home, Billboard VandalizedRomulus City Councilmember Virginia Williams claims someone is playing dirty politics and the mudslinging is getting personal.
Target To Open Store In Midtown DetroitTarget is opening its first location in the city of Detroit, with a small-format store in Midtown.
Henry Ford Health Unveils Art Memorializing Staff COVID JourneyHFH commissioned 10 local artists to create 10 separate tributes for 10 different locations to represent what the team members in each of those locations went through during COVID. One art piece was unveiled today at HFH Macomb Hospital.
City of Hamtramck To Handout Water Filters On Oct.26y NewscastMore lead filters are on the way to Hamtramck as the city scrambles to help everyone affected by high lead levels in their water.
The Detroit Zoo To Host Its Final Weekend Of Family-Friendly Halloween Event 'Zoo Boo' Oct. 22-24If you're looking for a family-friendly way to celebrate Halloween, with a little less scare, the last weekend of Zoo Boo at the Detroit Zoo will be happening Oct. 22 to 24.
Tillson Street's Halloween Displays Draws ThousandsIt’s an attraction that draws thousands of people every year, to a quiet street in a quiet part of town.
Preserving Legacy, Sister’s Return To Revitalize Childhood Neighborhood, After Seeing Increase In BlightSister’s Kim and Rhonda Theus reflects on their time growing up on Detroit’s eastside.
Kalamazoo Tests For Lead Exposure Following High-Lead Level Reports In Other Michigan CitiesKalamazoo is joining several Michigan cities and is now testing for lead contamination.
Beaumont Health Says 370 People Could Lose Jobs Over VaccineMichigan's largest health care provider suspended 1 percent of its workers after they failed to get a COVID-19 vaccine, a spokesman said on Thursday, Oct. 21.
Amazon Scammers Stole Over $27M From Consumers In A YearScammers are taking over Amazon and taking millions from Americans.
More Water Woes For Benton Harbor After Pipe RuptureA YMCA offered showers after a southwestern Michigan city, already struggling with lead in its water, lost most water service due to a pipe rupture.
City Of Hamtramck Passes Out Free Water Filters To Residents Following Discovery Of Lead In Drinking WaterFirst Flint and Benton Harbor, now residents in Hamtramck dealing with lead in the water system.
Foundation Gifts $1.5M To Improve Literacy At Detroit SchoolA foundation named after late Detroit-area philanthropist Archie “Art” Van Elslander is donating $1.5 million to improve literacy at his former high school, officials said Wednesday.
MRLA Offering Free Food Safety Classes for KidsEating is one thing all people have in common and preparing safe and nutritious meals at home is one lesson many people hope to learn.
Michigan Reports 7,108 New COVID-19 Cases, 135 DeathsThe Michigan Department of Health and Human Services announced 7,108 coronavirus cases in the state and an additional 135 deaths on Wednesday.
Whitmer: $32M Investment To Recruit, Retain Police OfficersGov. Whitmer plans to spend big for police officers in the state, with the focus shifting to recruiting and retaining each officer.
Benton Harbor Declares Emergency Over Lead; Governor VisitsMichigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer said she visited Benton Harbor on Tuesday to listen to residents who have been urged to use bottled water because of elevated levels of lead in their tap water.
Haitian Pastor Living In Detroit Wants American Kidnapping To Shine Light On Haitians Plight In HaitiHaitian pastor living in Detroit says he’s praying for the safe return of kidnapped Americans in Haiti. Says he hopes this shines a light on the kidnapping of Haitians everyday for years in the Country.