Thursday Sep 4
Merrill man takes manslaughter plea deal in best friend's homicide
A Merrill man likely will spend another three-plus years in prison for fatally shooting his best friend in December. David D. Averill Jr. appeared before Saginaw County Circuit Judge Darnell Jackson on Tuesday, Sept.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Weekend roundup: Merrill man killed when motorcycle hits deer
A crash between a motorcycle and a deer turned fatal this weekend, when a 53-year-old man was killed in a crash in Fremont Township, the Saginaw County Sheriff's Department reports.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Merrill man dead after motorcycle collides with deer in Fremont Township
Saginaw County Sheriff deputies were dispatched to the 7500 block of South Iva Road between Grabowski and Townline in Fremont Township at 12:07 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 16, for an injury crash involving a motorcycle, Saginaw County Sheriff William Federspiel reported.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
State of Michigan
M-46 railroad crossing work nearing completion
PROJECT DETAILS: Huron and Eastern Railway crossing improvements in Saginaw County are expected to wrap up tomorrow, Tuesday, Aug. 12. The project, which began in late July, is located 2 miles east of Merrill on M-46.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Blueberry season in Saginaw County still going strong
There's something about searching for the perfect blueberries to pick that becomes an exciting scavenger hunt for families as the berry season takes off.