Midland County Newswire (Page 6)

Midland County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Midland County, MI. (Page 6)

Results 101 - 120 of 197 in Midland County, MI

  1. Democrat to seek Speaker Cotter's seat representing 99th DistrictRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... is something we can all share." The 99th District, which includes all of Isabella County and a portion of Midland County, is represented by Michigan House Speaker Kevin Cotter, R-Mount Pleasant. Cotter, who has held the seat since 2011, cannot seek ...

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  2. Siren to sound at Dow Corning's Midland siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | MLive.com

    Dow Corning will conduct a site-wide drill at a location in Midland today that will include siren activation, Midland County Central Dispatch reports.

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  3. Midland soldier's death at Ft. Hood highlights trendRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2015 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... out what's going on. There's something going on in there and it's being covered up," Snear said. The grieving Midland County mother said the Army has provided little in the way of details about her son's non-combat related death. There is a rising ...

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  4. Potential sale of Dow Corning to Dow, Q3 results in the newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | MLive.com

    In the shadow of Dow Chemical's huge headquarters and manufacturing complex in Midland County is the headquarters of its much smaller joint venture, Dow Corning Corp. But Dow's top official says the 72-year-old partnership with Corning Inc. may soon come to an end. Dow Chairman and CEO Andrew N. Liveris said Oct. 22 that Dow is in talks to buy Corning's stake in Dow Corning.

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  5. 2 killed, driver survives when vehicle hits Midland AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2015 | MLive.com

    Two men were killed when the vehicle they were riding in crashed through the wall of a school, the Midland Police Department reports. Police responded about 2:40 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 3, to the Midland Academy, 4653 Bailey Bridge, for the reported crash with serious injuries near the Midland County/Saginaw County line.

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  6. Potential sale of Dow Corning to Dow has area leaders watching closelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2015 | MLive.com

    In the shadow of Dow Chemical's huge headquarters and manufacturing complex in Midland County is the headquarters of its much smaller joint venture, Dow Corning Corp. But Dow's top official says the 72-year-old partnership with Corning Inc. may soon come to an end. Dow Chairman and CEO Andrew N. Liveris said Oct. 22 that Dow is in talks to buy Corning's stake in Dow Corning.

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  7. Driver rescues kittens in trash bag thrown from truck at Michigan rest stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... she has used as a base for caring for animals waiting for adoption for several years while working with the Midland County Humane Society. The kittens, named Fortune and Blessing, joined a St. Bernard and a litter of kittens currently at her home. ...

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  8. Bay County Right to Life plants crosses to raise awareness about Michigan abortionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... Services , 26,321 induced abortions were recorded in 2014. That number includes 110 in Bay County, 95 in Midland County and 478 in Saginaw County. "It saddened me to see the numbers when there are alternatives and so many women feel they have to do ...

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  9. Notable Nobel Peace Prize recipientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2015 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... woman.It happened on October 3, on South Meridian Road, just south of the intersection of M-20 in Midland County's Homer Township. A five vehicle crash has claimed the life of a Mid-Michigan woman.It happened on October 3, on South Meridian Road, ...

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  10. Michigan Sugar Co.'s 7,000-pound sugar donation kicks off United Way of Bay County food driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | MLive.com

    The United Way of Bay County launched into a busy fall week on Monday, kicking off an annual food drive with Michigan Sugar Co.' s distribution of about 7,000 pounds of sugar to 38 area food pantries.

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  11. 29 Michigan counties ranked by gender pay gapRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... American Community Survey. This chart shows 2013 median wages for all workers by educational level. Men in Midland County worked an average of 40.3 hours a week in 2013, 20% more than the female average of 33.7 hours. Source: U.S. Census Bureau's ...

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  12. Police ID woman killed waiting at red light in chain-reaction crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2015 | MLive.com

    Police have identified a 53-year-old Sanford woman killed in a crash while she was inside a car stopped at a red light in Midland County, according to police.

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  13. Sanford woman stopped at red light killed in chain-reaction crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2015 | MLive.com

    A 53-year-old Sanford woman was at a stop for a red light when a car coming behind her did not stop, sending the woman's Nissan into the back of a Ford F-250 and killing her, police say. The woman was pronounced dead after the chain-reaction crash about 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 3, on South Meridian south of M-20 in Midland County's Homer Township.

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  14. 5 vehicle crash kills woman, alcohol possible factorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    It happened on October 3, on South Meridian Road, just south of the intersection of M-20 in Midland County's Homer Township. Sheriff's Deputies say a 53-year-old Sanford woman was stopped at a red light on northbound Meridian Road when she was hit from behind by a 24-year-old man from Coleman.

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  15. Midland couple gets year in jail for embezzling $300K from Saginaw subsidized-housing complexRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2015 | MLive.com

    A Midland County husband and wife will spend a year in jail for embezzling more than $300,000 from a Saginaw company offering subsidized housing. Saginaw County Chief Circuit Judge Fred L. Borchard on Wednesday, Sept.

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  16. Is It Sexual Assault to Force a Woman to Shower Alongside the Transgendered?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2015 | Instapundit

    ... room and showers of Planet Fitness constitutes sexual harassment under the Elliott-Larsen Civil Rights Act. Midland County, Mich., Circuit Court Judge Michael Beale pointed out in a 90-minute hearing that Yvette was never touched by the ...

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  17. Skilled trades in high demandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... the need to develop a strong skilled trades labor force. GMCA's director of education Stephanie Davis said in Midland County alone, the industry is in desperate need to develop those skilled workers. It's estimated that more than seven million ...

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  18. Judge questions sexual harassment claim in Planet Fitness transgender policy caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | MLive.com

    It's still unknown whether a Midland County judge will dismiss a lawsuit brought against Planet Fitness that focuses on the fitness chain's transgender locker room policy. During a hearing Friday, Sept.

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  19. Planet Fitness seeks end to lawsuit over transgender locker room policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2015 | MLive.com

    Days before a hearing to decide if a lawsuit against a national gym should be dismissed in Midland County, the plaintiff in the case has filed additional documents stating why the lawsuit is valid.

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  20. Problem Solved: Woman who scammed families ordered to pay thousandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    ... victims came forward, not only from Michigan but from across the country. We shared our information with the Midland County Sheriff's Department, where Hunter lives. "She (Hunter) was placed on probation of three years and she was ordered to pay ...

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