8 hrs ago
Poll: Should the state delay bringing I-94 up to standards for public input, aesthetics?
Bringing I-94 through Jackson up to standards is on a two-year delay as state officials take a step back to undergo an extensive public input process.
12 hrs ago
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Therese C. Thoune
Therese C. Thoune, 86, of Powers, Mi., passed away Sunday, July 20, at OSF St. Francis Hospital in Escanaba, Mi.
16 hrs ago
Renovations to Bloomfield Park complete, ribbon cutting ceremony scheduled
For months, contractors and construction workers frequented Jackson's Bloomfield Park instead of area residents looking to play basketball, tennis or simply relax.
21 hrs ago
Jackson area business leaders applaud proposal that eliminates 'disincentive to invest'
Technique, Inc., has invested $14 million in a new facility and equipment in Blackman Township, but the manufacturer took a strong look at other states that were more "tax-friendly" before making its final decision.
Jackson voters to decide fate of city's stormwater fee on Aug. 5, could bring back leaf pickup
Jackson leaders say if residents want clean streets, clean rivers and their leaves picked up this fall, they'll have to pay for it.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Michigan Civil Rights Commission heads to Jackson
The state commission will host a regular meeting at 2 p.m. at Jackson College inside Federer Rooms B and C in the George E. Potter Center, 2111 Emmons Road.
Heroin Bust in Jackson
LT. DAVID COOK FROM J NET TELLS WKHM THAT HEROIN IS THE DRUG OF CHOICE THESE DAYS, AND IT IS A KILLER.
Brad Flory column: Examining the legend of an incredibly stupid mistake
One disadvantage of being around Jackson long enough to remember stuff is the risk of being confused by descriptions of recent history.
$1,000 worth of heroin, marijuana found in home on West Avenue in Jackson
Police officers executing a search warrant of a home on West Avenue late Tuesday, July 22, discovered heroin and marijuana.
Five things you didn't know about the Small Appliance and Vacuum Cleaner Hospital in Jackson
People in Jackson have known for nearly 50 years about a place to take "sick" vacuum cleaners to bring them back to good health.
Peek Through Time: Progress Place mall did not live up to its name in 1960s downtown Jackson
As Jacksonians brace for another upgrade to Michigan Avenue, those who have been around long enough may remember a past project on the street that promised to revitalize and rehabilitate downtown.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Four Farms Selected To Produce Energy For Utility
Certain lots of whole peaches , nectarines , plums and pluots packed between June 1 through July 12 due to the potential of the fruits being contaminated with listeria.
Former corrections officer and retiring city police officer hope to unseat incumbent on county board
Two Republicans hope to unseat one of only two Democrats on the county board of commissioners to represent District 8. Former corrections officer John Wilson and soon-to-be retired city police officer Shane LaPorte will compete in the Aug. 5 primary.
FolkGalore in Jackson features eclectic collection of acts, including the Wheelers Brothers
The fourth-year Jackson music festival is the product of a collection of venues and a collection of minds, all of varying ages and musical backgrounds.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Daybook: Recent births in the Jackson County area
BANNICK , Kimberly L., and WILLIAMS , Valice R., of Litchfield, a daughter, BrookeLynn Rose, born July 16, 7 pounds, 6 ounces at Allegiance Health.
Three Democrats and one Republican hope to fill county seat held by longest serving board member
Jackson County's District 7 Board of Commissioners seat has been one of the only democratic seats on the board - and it's open for the first time in 20 years.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Open Murder Trial to Begin in Jackson
A trial for 22-year-old Marlon Thomas, accused of open murder for the shooting death of Rakiesh Brown will begin Monday.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Michigan inmate accepts $250 to settle lawsuit
The state Corrections Department has agreed to pay $250 to settle a lawsuit by an inmate who said his health was harmed by exposure to mold and bleach.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Ella Sharp Park area offers abundance of activities to keep families...
While spectators waited to tilt their heads to the sky in anticipation of the 6:30 p.m. Friday, July 18, launch at the 32nd annual Hot Air Jubilee , there were plenty of activities to keep families busy.