1 hr ago
The Fresno Bee
Jurors get case of Eastern Michigan player slaying
The Washtenaw County Circuit Court jury is deliberating the fate of one of two men accused of killing Reed on Oct. 18 at an apartment off the university's campus in Ypsilanti.
4 hrs ago
Police investigating discovery of woman's body in Ypsilanti Township
Ypsilanti police and Washtenaw County Sheriff's Office deputies are investigating after a woman's body was found in Ypsilanti Township near Washtenaw Avenue and Golfside Road.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Detroit News and Free Press endorse congressional candidates in 2014 primaries
Both the Detroit News and the Detroit Free Press issued their endorsements for congressional candidates in the August 5 primary this weekend, the News on Saturday and the Free Press on Sunday.
'Music was his first love': Family mourns loss of retired Ypsilanti band director
Family and friends are mourning the loss of an all-around music man who made a mark in the Ypsilanti Public Schools as a band director and teacher.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Deadline for The Ann Arbor News election endorsement letters extended
The deadline for letters to the editor in support of 2014 mayoral and city council candidates in Ypsilanti and Ann Arbor has been extended.
Julia Niswender's mother frustrated with lack of progress in homicide case
As one homicide case involving an Eastern Michigan University student nears its conclusion in court, another is still hanging in the balance.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Detroit Free Press
$1 million bond set in killing of Michigan man
A judge has set a $1 million bond for a northwest Ohio man who is charged along with his wife in the slaying of the wife's former lover.
Ypsilanti mayoral campaign spending: Amanda Edmonds raises nearly twice as much as opponent
Ypsilanti mayoral candidate Amanda Edmonds has raised nearly twice as much money as opponent Pete Murdock according to new campaign finance data.
Weather... or not: Multiple fronts mean confusing weekend weather patterns in Ann Arbor
Beer lover's might want to pack a poncho for the 2014 Summer Beer Festival in Ypsilanti's Depot Town.
Uncovered rail tracks offer glimpse into Ann Arbor's past
Crews working to reconstruct Huron Street in downtown Ann Arbor have unearthed a set of railway tracks buried just beneath the asphalt.
More than 40 bus drivers sought for Ann Arbor, Ypsilanti routes
The Washtenaw Intermediate School District is seeking to fill more than 40 vacant bus driver positions before the first day of school this fall.
Federal grant to pay for 3 new expansion buses
A federal Transportation grant of nearly $870,000 will be used to buy three new buses to help increase service between Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti in Washtenaw County.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Drivers encouraged to take alternate route in Ypsilanti Friday for Prospect Road repairs
Drivers are asked to avoid Prospect Road between Holmes Road and Forest Avenue Friday as road repairs will be made to fix damaged caused by bad conditions this past winter.
Co-Defendant Gives Chilling Details Into Shooting Of EMU Football Player
One of the men accused in the death of an Eastern Michigan University football player testified Thursday against a second defendant - as part of a plea deal.
Ann Arbor area business briefs: Eye Gallery and Parros College Planning
From new hires and promotions to industry awards, here's a roundup of achievements by businesses and individuals in the greater Ann Arbor area: Eye Gallery, 2048 Whittaker Road in Ypsilanti, was recently named among the top 30 U.S. independent optical businesses by INVISION , a new business magazine for eyecare professionals.
Fresh fruit, veggies coming to 6 Ypsilanti schools with federal grant
Fresh fruit and vegetables will be available as afternoon snacks in six Ypsilanti Community Schools starting this fall thanks to a federal grant awarded to the district.
Observer & Eccentric
Canton Crime Watch
He returned Sunday to find a television and tools were missing. It wasn't immediately known how the intruder got inside the house.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Tickets for Summer Beer Festival still available for Friday night
Thousands of people fill Riverside Park during the 15th annual Michigan Brewers Guild Summer Beer Festival in Ypsilanti in 2012.(File photo It's not too late for beer drinkers to buy tickets for this weekend's gathering of ales, porters and stouts.
Golf outing to honor memory of Alexandra Burgett, WMU senior killed in 2012 crash
A golf outing next month will honor a Western Michigan University senior who was just two months from graduation in 2012 when she was killed in a crash caused by a distracted driver reaching for his wallet.
Prosecutor: Player killed for iPhone, wallet
Testimony began Wednesday in the trial of 21-year-old Ed Thomas of Detroit on open murder and robbery charges in the shooting of the 20-year-old football player from Chicago's South Side.