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Monroe County Newswire

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  1. Whiteford proud of season, falls to Muskegon Catholic Central in first state championship appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 25 | MLive.com

    ... possessions, Whiteford got the ball back and into Catholic Central territory, but Jesse Kiefer -- the all-time Monroe county rushing leader -- got stuffed on fourth-and-two, turning it over on downs again. But the Whiteford defense kept its offense ...

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  2. Game updates: Division 8 state final - Muskegon Catholic Central vs. Ottawa Lake WhitefordRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 25 | MLive.com

    ... and LaTommy Scott . Whiteford counters with an offense headed by Jesse Kiefer , the all-time leading scorer in Monroe County, and a big line up front. MCC's defense hasn't given up a point in the first quarter all season, so that will be something ...

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  3. Bloomington's Annual Canopy Of Lights FridayRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 22 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Bloomington's downtown square will light up this Friday to celebrate the approaching holiday season with the 31st Annual Canopy of Lights. Downtown Bloomington Inc. puts on the Bloomington tradition in partnership with Monroe County government and CFC Properties, which provides lighting for the buildings and trees around the square.

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  4. Sex accident caused Chelsea Bruck's death, killer told policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | MLive.com

    Chelsea Bruck's killer told police he wept near her body for up to a half-hour before leaving it covered in twigs, fallen logs and leaves by some railroad tracks in a rural section of Monroe County more than two years ago. She died accidentally while they while they were having consensual rough sex following a Halloween party in October 2014, he told authorities while being questioned in July, according to police testimony at his preliminary examination Wednesday.

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  5. Suspect caught before home invasion reportedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | WXYZ

    A Monroe County sheriff's deputy knew something wasn't right when he saw a man pushing a large generator down Laplaisance Road early on Halloween morning. It was about 2 a.m. and the Monroe County Sheriff's Office says Sergeant Jeff Ellington was on patrol.

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  6. Exploring the paranormal at Riverside CemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | WXYZ

    It is the time of year when just about everyone enjoys a good ghost story, but what happens when you watch a ghost story unfold right before your eyes? They ventured out into Riverside Cemetery in the small town of South Rockwood in Monroe County with the team members from Spirit World Paranormal Investigations. Armed with tools to help them ghost hunt, they take our news crew on a thrilling ride they will never forget.

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  7. Monroe County man struck by car crossing street dies of injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | MLive.com

    A 26-year-old Ida man died Wednesday of injuries he suffered after being struck by a vehicle while crossing the street in Monroe County's Dundee about 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 23. Daniel S. Lehr "was attempting to walk across South Custer Road," Wayne County sheriff's officials said.

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  8. US Coast Guard finds 3 missing boaters in western Lake ErieRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | WJRT

    ... Michigan community of Luna Pier. The search began early Monday near Lost Peninsula Marina, which is located in Monroe County's Erie Township in Michigan. The search included Maumee Bay. The Coast Guard says they were told that the three went fishing ...

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  9. US Coast Guard finds 3 missing boaters in western Lake ErieRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2016 | The Gazette

    ... Michigan community of Luna Pier. The search began early Monday near Lost Peninsula Marina, which is located in Monroe County's Erie Township in Michigan. The search included Maumee Bay. The Coast Guard says they were told that the three went fishing ...

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  10. Police: 2 dead after collapsing while preparing to eatRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    Police say a woman and man apparently collapsed and died at their Monroe County apartment as they were about to eat a meal. Police in Dundee say the bodies of 28-year-old Cameron Hulet and his wife, 20-year-old Courtney Hulet, were found late Tuesday.

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  11. Michigan couple collapses, dies before eating dinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | WOODTV.com

    Police say a woman and man apparently collapsed and died at their Monroe County apartment as they were about to eat dinner. Police in Dundee say the bodies of the 28-year-old woman and 20-year-old man were found late Tuesday.

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  12. Authorities: 60-Year-Old Man Runs Stop Sign, Dies In Monroe County CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... Mich. (WWJ) - A 60-year-old man was killed and a 27-year-old woman was injured in a crash Tuesday morning in Monroe County. Monroe County Sheriff Dale Malone says it happened at around 6 a.m. at the intersection of Stewart Road and Baldwin Road in ...

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  13. Lisa Wozniak: An opportunity to save Lake ErieRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | MLive.com

    For several years, Lake Erie summers have meant the resurgence of toxic algal blooms that force beaches to close and commercial fishing operations to halt, creating both a void for recreational opportunities as well as a loss of livelihood and profit for many. Two years ago, the problem was amplified when the city of Toledo and portions of Monroe County lost access to clean drinking water due to the blooms, making the annual algae concerns not only an economic and recreational concern, but a threat to human health.

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  14. Couple donates property to Detroit River wildlife refugeRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2016 | Northern Michigan News

    A southeastern Michigan couple is donating 43 acres of property to the Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge for conservation and environmental education. The gift by Clarice and Clive Taylor of Gibraltar is in Monroe County's Berlin Township and is intersected by Mouillee Creek.

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  15. Candidate's name removed from ballot over application errorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2016 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    A southeastern Michigan judge has ruled that a candidate's name be removed from the November ballot because he did not specify the precinct where he lives in on his application as required. The Monroe News reports Monroe County Circuit Judge Michael Weipert ruled Friday that Christ Trapp's name be stricken from the ballot as an Erie Township supervisor candidate.

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  16. Car insurance could soon be cheaper for Michigan driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2016 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    Republican State Representative Jason Sheppard of Temperance in Monroe County plans to propose a bill that offers different levels of medical coverage for drivers. Michigan is the only state that requires that type of coverage, which helps to drive up the price of premiums.

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  17. 2nd man dies after August boat crashRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2016 | Journal Gazette

    ... at a Toledo hospital. He'd been in critical condition following the crash into a dock on the Ottawa River in Monroe County's Erie Township, which is located in Michigan. Police earlier said the 17-foot speedboat's operator, Thomas Duquette II of ...

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  18. 2nd man dies after August boat crash near Ohio-Michigan lineRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2016 | Marietta Times

    ... Toledo hospital. He'd been listed in critical condition following the crash into a dock on the Ottawa River in Monroe County's Erie Township, which is located in Michigan. Police earlier said the 17-foot speedboat's operator Thomas Duquette II of ...

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  19. What A Week: Funnel Clouds and TornadoesRead the original story

    Aug 29, 2016 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    Before this week it had been over 33 months since the last tornado touched down in Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan. The most recent reports of touchdowns were in Monroe County Michigan on Sunday.

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  20. Reports of tornado touchdown south of Milan; weather service issues tornado warningRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2016 | MLive.com

    ... about 12:50 p.m. the department was actively searching for damage, but had not found any. Straights said the Monroe County Sheriff's Office notified his department personnel of a reported tornado touchdown south of them. A line of thunderstorms was ...

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