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8 hrs ago | MLive.com
A 36-year-old Ypsilanti man accused of throwing a Molotov cocktail at a car in the 500 block of First Court last winter pleaded guilty Thursday in the Washtenaw County Trial Court.
12 hrs ago | MLive.com
We came up with what I think is a much more innovative and community aligned design concept than we would have otherwise A final vision has emerged after a three-day public input process on the future of a site at the corner of Platt Road and Huron Parkway on the east side of Ann Arbor.
21 hrs ago | MLive.com
A number of road construction projects in Washtenaw County have been facing delays, but the complete overhaul of a significant stretch of Pontiac Trail is right on schedule.
A mix of laughs and tears filled Washtenaw County Circuit Judge Donald Shelton's courtroom on Thursday as dozens of his colleagues gathered to reflect on his many years on the bench and wish him well in retirement.
A Washtenaw County jury on Thursday convicted 36-year-old Stanley Harrison of first-degree murder for stabbing 23-year-old Shandar Turner to death in front of her 4-year-old twin boys.
A truck rolls southbound on a flooded Interstate 75 past a submerged car in Detroit, Aug. 26, 2014.
On his last motion day before retiring, Washtenaw County Circuit Judge Donald Shelton heard arguments on Wednesday from attorneys on both sides of a lawsuit over the city of Ann Arbor's footing drain disconnection program.
The Ann Arbor-Saline Road bridge is expected to be opened by the end of the day Wednesday as contractors move to stage three of the reconstruction project.
Late August may seem an odd time to be sweating the winter weather outlook, but it's serious crunch time for snow removal contractors scrambling with shortages and skyrocketing prices for the one commodity critical to their livelihoods -- rock salt.
An 18-year-old South Lyon man accused of sneaking heroin into St. Joseph Mercy Hospital inside a teddy bear pleaded guilty to a felony drug charge in the Washtenaw County Trial Court Tuesday.
From left to right, George Edward Clark IV, Rebecca Faethe and Mary Martha Hodge The woman who says she was betrothed to the 22-year-old man shot dead during a break-in at an Ypsilanti Township apartment last spring was sentenced Tuesday to serve up to 20 years in prison along with her mother.
An Ypsilanti woman woke up Tuesday to find a man half naked in her bed, police said.
A Michigan Department of Transportation worker clears the drain in the westbound lanes of Interstate 94, near the Lodge exit lanes Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, near Detroit following a thunderstorm that past through Southeast Michigan.
Authorities are looking for a man who attempted to convince neighbors that he bought this home located at 1540 Arthur St. in Ypsilanti Township last week.
The National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm warning for eastern Washtenaw County and Wayne County until 5:30 p.m. Tuesday.
The National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm warning for northern Washtenaw County at 2:36 p.m. Tuesday afternoon.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 05:36 pm
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