10 hrs ago
National Association of Letter Carriers' Food Drive helps stamp out hunger
The National Association of Letter Carriers announced that its 22nd annual Stamp Out Hunger food drive will take place Saturday, May 10. This is the last big food drive before schools let out for summer recess.
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14 hrs ago
I-75 Roadwork in Genesee County to Begin Monday
Resurfacing along I-75 in Genesee County is expected to begin on Monday. According to the Michigan Department of Transportation , crews will begin the $13.3 million, 19 mile project from the Genesee/Oakland County line to the I-475 north junction.
18 hrs ago
Genesee Early College to Host Information Night
Genesee Early College will host an information night this month for students and their parents interested in enrolling for the 2014-15 academic year.
20 hrs ago
Editorial: Countywide fire authority would best serve region
There might have been a time in Genesee County when it was tolerable for each community to have its own fire department - but that certainly isn't the case today.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Commuters anticipate delays with upcoming I-75 construction
Davison resident Andrew Hall has had enough of winter driving conditions. Now it's time for the warm weather "hazards".
Catholic Charities prepares for Easter Sunday Celebration
It's a Mid-Michigan tradition that's now in it's twenty-fifth year. Catholic Charities of Genesee and Shiawassee Counties is preparing for its Easter Sunday Celebration.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Prepared is Protect Initiative kicks off with first round of emergency preparedness training for Flint residents
More than 20 volunteers, along with Flint Mayor Dayne Walling, listen to a brief group presentation at the first-ever Prepared is Protected Initiative training session Friday, April 18, at the American Red Cross in Flint.
Settlement reached in Flint lawsuit against Toyota over acceleration claims
A settlement has been reached in a lawsuit filed against Toyota by the family of a 77-year-old who claim she died when her 2005 Toyota Camry slammed into a tree because of sudden acceleration.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Appeals court upholds ruling that forces state to hold workers' comp hearings in Genesee County
The Michigan Court of Appeals has upheld a Genesee County judge's decision forbidding the state from moving Genesee County workers' compensation hearings to the town of Dimondale, roughly 70 miles away.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Burton foster dad gets prison time after sexually abusing 7-year-old boy
A Burton foster parent will spend at least 15 years in prison after he was accused of sexually assaulting a 7-year-old boy he babysat.
Flint woman gets prison time for string of outcounty home invasions
A Flint woman is heading to prison roughly a year after she was involved in a string of outcounty home invasions.
Murder trial underway for Flint teen accused of beating elderly man to death
A trial is underway for a Flint teen accused of beating a 71-year-old man to death during a 2013 home invasion.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
State Rep. Pam Faris to seek re-election in Michigan House
Faris was elected in November 2012 to represent the 48th House district that was redrawn to include the townships of Montrose, Vienna, Thetford, Forest, Richfield, Davison and Genesee; as well as the cities of Clio, Davison and Montrose; and the village of Otisville.
Flint braces to beat snowfall record after brutal winter
The cherry on top of the weekend of crazy weather for the Flint area is this: A few inches of snowfall is predicted for later Monday and early Tuesday, April 15, which would push the area into breaking the snowiest-winter record.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Flint man convicted for role in 2012 shooting at apartment complex
Derrick Lavelle Randolph, 36, was found guilty Thursday, April 10, of assault with harm less than murder, being a felon in possession of a firearm and felony firearm following a four-day jury trial held by Genesee Circuit Judge Joseph J. Farah.
Talks on shared fire services in Genesee County need to happen, says commission chair
Seven years after county Board of Commissioners Chairman Jamie Curtis proposed regionalized fire protection, he's suggesting "the conversation needs to happen" again.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
State of Michigan
Genesee, Oscoda counties receive state transportation economic...
April 10, 2014 -- Genesee and Oscoda counties will receive state transportation economic development grants to support the creation or retention of 281 jobs, the Michigan Department of Transportation announced today.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Run or Dye summer color run making a splash in Flint
The Vehicle City will play host to the Run or Dye Colorstorm 5k "color run" June 8 with a goal of drawing upwards of 10,000 runners.
Three get prison time after Flint man shot to death while sleeping in bed
Three men will serve lengthy prison terms after they shot a Flint man to death as he slept in bed.
Viral Facebook video results in child abuse charges against trio in Flint
Flint resident Demitria Powell, the boy's mother, sits with her arms crossed while being broadcast on video during an arraignment with Judge Nathaniel C. Perry III on Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at Genesee District Court.