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Editorial: We shouldn't need an 'equal treatment for...
Last week's Bay County Commission vote against an ordinance that would prohibit discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity was disturbing news.
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Top 5 things to do in Bay County: St. Patrick's Day Parade, high...
The 41st annual Bay Area Runner's Club St. Patrick's Day Races get underway with an 8-kilometer run at 9:30 a.m., followed by the 5k run/walk at 11:30 a.m. Racers start and finish at the corner of Center and Madison avenues.
Fri Mar 14, 2014
Question of the day: With FirstMerit closing branches, will you miss them or do you prefer online, mobile banking?
FirstMerit Bank has plans to close more than two dozen of its branches, including four in Saginaw and Bay counties, based on traffic patterns and customer adoption of services such as online banking and mobile banking.
Official: All four high school bands withdraw from Bay City's St. Pat's Parade, citing cold temps
It appears the bitter cold temperatures forecasted for Sunday, March 16, have already claimed four entries in the day's 60th annual St. Patrick's Day Parade.
Bay City road crews busy filling potholes along St. Patrick's Day Road Race course
Runners competing in the 41st annual Al Kayner's St. Patrick's Day Races this year have more than just cold weather and a posible lack of training to compete against.
Bay County man charged with molesting young girl in his home and at Christian summer camp
Nearly four years after prosecutors allege a Beaver Township man molested a young girl at his home and at a Christian summer camp, the case is heading to trial.
Trial awaits Baytown teen police say bashed bicycling homeless man in the face with mallet
A trial is looming for a Bay City teen nearly a year after police say he bashed a homeless man in the face with mallet.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Fish Fry Fridays: Here's a list of nonprofit Lenten fish fries this week in Bay County and beyond
If you are a member of a nonprofit organization hosting a fish fry at any time during Lent and you wish to have your information included, send us information about your event.
Bay County board sends library millage renewal to November ballot
The Bay County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously this week to place a six-year millage renewal for the Bay County Library System on the November 2014 ballot, despite requests by the Library Board to instead place the millage on the August primary ballot.
Meagher family float tradition returning to Bay City's 60th annual St. Patrick's Day Parade: Top stories from Wednesday, March 12
It has been a decade since Bay City's annual St. Patrick's Day Parade has been graced with a float built by members of the Meagher family.
Top 5 things to do in Bay County: St. Pat's celebration, Fight Circus and indie music on tap
Festivities include a Saturday Mass honoring St. Patrick, an Irish folk concert and a ball to honor local celebrities of the weekend's biggest event, the 60th annual St. Patrick's Day Parade, set for 2 p.m. on Sunday, March 16 on Center Avenue.
10,000 expected to line streets for Bay City's 60th Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade
Bay City's St. Patrick's Day Parade is just around the corner, and with a cold, bitter winter just beginning to pass, Bay City residents are starting to wonder if it will be warm and dry enough to hold the annual celebration.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Stretch of M-15 closed due to multiple crashes
The Michigan Department of Transportation has said that M-15 between Sanilac Road and Division Street is closed.
Bay City brothers face felonies in connection with tire rim theft from rural business
On Thursday, Jan. 30, Michigan State Police troopers initiated a traffic stop of a 2001 Pontiac Grand Prix in the area of Henry and Mosher streets, due to the vehicle having a defective brake light.
Visibility less than 10-feet on Bay County back roads due to high winds, heavy snow
Michigan State Police and Bay County Road Commission officials are advising motorists to stay off back roads due to high winds causing whiteout conditions.
Mich. County Votes Down Anti-Discrimination Measure
Leaders in Bay County have rejected a measure to prohibit discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity.
Bay County woman heads back to prison for failing to register as sex...
A 28-year-old female sex offender has more prison time in her future for creating some Facebook and email accounts, violating the Sex Offenders Registration Act in the process.
Live reporting: Bay County Board poised to deliver final vote on LGBT ordinance
County commissioners listen to public speakers regarding the LGBT non-discrimination ordinance during a Bay County Personnel/Human Services Committee meeting Tuesday, Feb. 18, at the Bay County Building, 515 Center Ave. in Bay City.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Police: missing Saginaw Spirit hockey player found dead
"Our trooper was patrolling the parking lot here today and observed a vehicle that matched the description of the vehicle that the missing hockey player was last seen driving," Lt.
Bay County votes down LGBT ordinance 4-3, but county policy change may be on horizon
After more than two months of consideration, passionate input from the public and a series of votes, a proposed ordinance to ban discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals in all Bay County employment practices and contract agreements, has been voted down.