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See 3-inch hail that fell in Midland during weekend Michigan thunderstorms
A weekend storm tracking through mid-Michigan produced hail about 3 inches in diameter in Midland, the National Weather Service reports.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Tornado warning for Bay County: Post and see severe weather reports below
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DETROIT/PONTIAC HAS ISSUED A * TORNADO WARNING FOR... SOUTHERN BAY COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN... * UNTIL 330 PM EDT * AT 234 PM EDT... A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO WAS LOCATED NEAR MIDLAND...AND MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
See who's contributing money to candidates for Saginaw, Midland state offices
Candidates in major Saginaw and Midland-area legislative races have raised and spent hundreds of thousands of dollars this year on campaigns in the lead-up to the primary election.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Midland mother involved in US-10 crash with infant arraigned on super drunk, 2 other charges
A Midland woman has been arraigned on three criminal charges stemming from what prosecutors say was a drunken driving crash involving her own 6-month-old child.
How to drive in a roundabout: Midland police, MDOT offer tips
With the completed construction of a new traffic roundabout in Midland , officials are offering tips on how to drive in one safely.
Observer & Eccentric
Beutner was one of three individuals Gov. Rick Snyder recently appointed to the nine-member board.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Collision Repair Industry INSIGHT
Northwood University and University of Toyota to Co-Market Management Development Program
The University of Toyota School of Retail Professional Development and Midland, Michigan's Northwood University have announced the first joint project of the newly-formed University of Toyota/Northwood University alliance announced earlier this month.
Herbert Spence Jr. ran Saginaw construction firm and county's Habitat for Humanity group
Herbert A. Spence Jr. spent 45 years helping to build up Spence Brothers, his family's construction company based in Saginaw.
Northern Michigan News
Bay County restaurant murals tout Mexican heritage
Mike McMath, wearing a paint-speckled T-shirt and a University of Michigan cap, speaks with a blue-collar easiness on the murals he's painting at Coco Loco Mexican Bar and Grill.
Renovation of century old Currie Bridge underway in Midland
A three-month project to repair and repaint the 106-year-old historic Currie Parkway Bridge is underway in Midland.
Landlords: Housing restriction proposal could spur more rentals near Hope College
Some landlords who provide rental housing to Hope College students aren't happy about a proposal under consideration by Holland city planners to reduce the number of non-family members who can live together from six to four.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Candidates in Michigan's 4th Congressional District meet in...
Moments before two U.S. congressional candidates took center stage at Williams Township Hall on Tuesday evening, Bob Stark took his seat in the back row of folding chairs.
$5M grant to help boost middle school education
Michigan Technological University says a $5 million grant will help in an effort to improve middle school science education that is expected to be tested in several school districts.
'Age is just a number': Saginaw attorney crowned Ms. Senior Michigan
It's never too late for health and wellness, it's never too late for law school and it's never too late to win a beauty pageant.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Midland student wins Kohl's Cares scholarship for community service
Cara Mitrano, 17, of Midland High School has the kind the independence and hard work ethic that's beyond her years.
4th Congressional District candidates to attend Tea Party Q&A session July 22 in Williams Township
Congressional candidates in Michigan's 4th District have been invited by a local Tea Party group to take part in a public meeting just weeks in advance of the Aug. 5 primary.
Midland mother involved in US-10 crash with infant wanted on super drunk warrant
Two and a half months after a Midland mother rolled her minivan on US-10, Bay County authorities are looking to charge her with three criminal offenses.
Michigan Man Among 3 Killed in NY Plane Crash
Authorities have identified the three victims in a single-engine plane crash in the Adirondacks as a West Virginia man, his 24-year-old daughter and a 25-year-old Michigan man.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Minor League Baseball: Cougars fall to Great Lakes July 20
The Loons clinched the series win, handing the Cougars their first series loss of the second half of the season.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Montessori preschool program coming to Bay City this fall
The operator of a Montessori school in Midland is hoping to tap into the Bay City market this school year with a five-day-per-week preschool program that focuses on teaching children at their own pace.