Michigan DNR Reviews Proposal To Expand Camp Grayling National Guard Training CenterThe Michigan Department of Natural Resources is seeking public comment as it reviews a proposal by Camp Grayling National Guard Traning Center officials to include about 162,000 additional acres of DNR-managed land around the camp.
MDHHS Urges Michigan Residents To Take Precautions To Prevent Tick BitesThe Michigan Department of Health and Human Services is encouraging Michiganders to take precautions to avoid tick bites while spending time outside this summer.
Meet Up And Eat Up Offers Free Lunch For KidsThousands of kids depend on meals that's usually provided in school, and often times they go hungry in the summer. Gleaners is stepping in to help fill that need with a free lunch program.
UWM Sports Complex In Pontiac To Host Career Fair On June 23This career expo will provide students and residents in Pontiac and the Metro Detroit area with the opportunity to meet recruiters from local and regional organizations.
Michigan Roundtable Hosts Community Discussion On Diversity, Equity & InclusionMichigan Roundtable for Diversity and Inclusion led the two-day workshop to analyze challenges in racial disparities.
Larry Nassar Loses Last Appeal In Sexual Assault ScandalThe Michigan Supreme Court on Friday rejected a final appeal from sports doctor Larry Nassar, who was sentenced to decades in prison for sexually assaulting gymnasts, including Olympic medalists.
FDA Authorizes COVID-19 Vaccines For Children Under 5The Moderna and Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccines are now authorized for emergency use in young children. The US Food and Drug Administration expanded the authorizations for the vaccines Friday to include children as young as 6 months.
Detroit Police: Phase 2 Underway In Search For Zion FosterLaw enforcement began Phase 2 of Operation Justice for Zion Foster this week in Metro Detroit to locate 17-year-old Zion Foster.
University Of Michigan Approves New Budget, Increase Tuition And HousingThe University of Michigan Board of Regents approved a new budget for the upcoming academic year.
Analyst: Michigan Gas Prices To Drop Below $5 This WeekendAlthough Michigan gas prices have reached $5, Patrick De Haan of GasBuddy says they may soon fall below that.
Celebrate Juneteenth This Weekend At These Events In Metro DetroitCommunities across Metro Detroit will celebrate Juneteenth this weekend with events with music, film and other activities.
Mental Health Services Expanding In Rural CommunitiesDr. Jaschon Proctor is leading the initiative to create crisis prevention programs through art therapy, medicine, and counseling.
Detroit's QLine Extending Hours Beginning This WeekendThe extension means the QLine will be operational until midnight from Monday to Saturday.
Michigan Preorders COVID-19 Vaccine For Children Under 5 As Officials Await AuthorizationMichigan has preordered COVID-19 vaccines for children under 5 after a Food and Drug Administration panel voted to recommend both Pfizer and Moderna's COVID-19 vaccines for the age group.
New Program Provides Funding To Improve Detroit NeighborhoodsBlock clubs, neighborhood associations and non-profits can apply for grants ranging from $500 to $15,000 to revitalize their communities.
Several Thousands Of Gallons Of Oily Material In Flint RiverSeveral thousands of gallons of an oil-based, dark black material with a petroleum smell spilled into the Flint River in Flint, authorities said Wednesday.
Baby Formula Production At Abbott's Michigan Plant Delayed After Flooding From Severe StormsAbbott has stopped production of EleCare formula in its Sturgis, Michigan, plant after severe storms led to flooding inside the plant, the company said, probably delaying production of new formula for a few weeks.
Over 2.9M Ford Vehicles Recalled Due To Risk Of Roll Away CrashesFord is recalling over 2.9 million vehicles to fix a transmission problem that can increase the risk of inadvertent rollaway crashes.
Michigan Carpenters Union Opens New Training Center In DetroitThe Michigan Regional Council of Carpenters and Millwrights is celebrating the grand opening of a new state-of-the-art training center in northwest Detroit.
Detroit Renters Encouraged To Apply For COVID Relief FundIf you're facing eviction in Detroit, there are only two weeks left to submit new applications.
Michigan AG Nessel: Oxford School Board Rejects Offer To Provide Weapon Detection DogOxford Community Schools board rejected Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel's offer of having a dog trained to detect explosives and firearms in schools for the next academic year.
Grand Rapids Police Officer Christopher Schurr Fired After Patrick Lyoya ShootingChristopher Schurr, the police officer charged with murder in the death of Patrick Lyoya, has been fired from the Grand Rapids Police Department.
City Of Detroit Opens Cooling Centers Due To Extreme HeatIn wake of the extreme heat, the City of Detroit is opening cooling centers to offer residents some relief.
Mayor Duggan Explains to Detroiters Need to Know about COVID Aid For RentersMayor Duggan will be joined by city partners to urge Detroit renters and landlords impacted by COVID to apply for CERA (Covid Emergency Rental Assistance) before the end of the month, as MSHDA has announced it will stop accepting new applications for assistance June 30th. This only applies to tenants or landlords who have not yet applied for CERA.