Award-winning holiday lights shine bright in Bay City and beyond
Days after the announcement of the winners of the annual Mayor's Holiday Lighting Contest, Bay City homes are still shining bright.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Trial scheduled for Auburn man charged with threat of terrorism
A 32-year-old Auburn man prosecutors say threatened to shoot anyone wearing a police badge is set for trial.
City of Auburn receives $62,000 from DNR to dredge pond, create...
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources recently awarded $62,000 in Land and Water Conservation Fund grants to the city of Auburn to improve the pond and create catch-and-release fishing opportunities.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
City of Auburn receives $62,000 from DNR to dredge pond, create fishing opportunities
City of Auburn Mayor Lee Kilbourn said he has seen how manmade ponds created along US-10 have dried up over the years due to neglect.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Storm doesn't stop Ugly Sweater 5K runners in Auburn
Snow, sleet and hail doesn't stop runners, especially when the race provides an opportunity to put on an ugly Christmas sweater.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Ugly Sweater 5-kilometer run and walk takes place Dec. 14 in Auburn
Don that ugly sweater and run or walk in the Auburn Jaycees-sponsored Ugly Sweater 5-kilometer run/walk at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, at Auburn City Park, 435 S. Auburn Road.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Bay County teen accused of stealing 4 vehicles on different days pleads guilty to 2 felonies
A 17-year-old Essexville resident police say has a habit of stealing vehicles then joy riding around the county in them has pleaded guilty to a pair of felonies.
Benefit dinner takes place Sunday, Dec. 15, for 1-year-old Lily...
"A Wilm's tumor mostly happens in little kids," explains Ross. "Doctors don't know why.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
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Photo: Sue Ambrose
Sue Ambrose, of Auburn, Mich., holds a copy of a drawing she made in the early 1950s when she was a teenager.
Bay City's Hell's Half Mile Film & Music Festival to host film series, music showcases throughout 2014
The ninth annual Hell's Half Mile Film & Music Festival is 10 months away, but that doesn't mean event organizers are lying low in the interim.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Black Friday is a birthday celebration, and annual tradition, for Essexville and Standish women
Carrie King and Samantha Bodrie bundled up and headed out early on Black Friday as part of their annual search for the biggest deal busters.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Top 5 things to do in Bay County: Santa's on his way, holiday...
Santa and Mrs. Claus arrive at Wenonah Park in downtown Bay City at 7 p.m., Friday, Nov. 29. 1. You better watch out, you better not cry, you better not pout, I'm tellin' you why Santa Claus is coming to town! Grab your Christmas wish lists and head to downtown Bay City's Wenonah Park on Friday, Nov. 29 for the grand arrival of Santa and Mrs.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
First United Church of Christ in Bay City sets table for 600 at 10th annual Thanksgiving dinner
"What it means to me," Bryan Moore said of the long lines, rows of tables and mounds of homemade food, "is giving and socializing."
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Bay County JFK conspiracy theorist has spent decades researching president's assassination
Like many people, Gary J. Rowell recalls exactly where he was 50 years ago today when he heard the news that President John F. Kennedy had been shot and killed.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
60-year-old sketch draws three women with Bay City connections together in California: Top stories from Wednesday, Nov. 20
When Suzanne Ambrose lounged on her living room couch in Bay City as a teen in the early 1950s, sketching a photo of a beautiful socialite she found in a magazine, little did she know more than 60 years later her daughter would introduce the two of them.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
The Art Of Letter-Writing Isn't Lost On These Scribblers
Do you write letters anymore? A few determined people are doing their best to keep them arriving in U.S. mailboxes.