Wayne County Newswire

Wayne County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Wayne County, MI.

Results 1 - 20 of 501 in Wayne County, MI

  1. Daily market update: March 23, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Inman

    ... 40 counties with a population of at least 1 million people, those with the highest gross rental yields were Wayne County, Michigan, in the Detroit metro area (17.3 percent); Cuyahoga County, Ohio in the Cleveland metro area (13.2 percent); Allegheny ...


  2. A lot of people in Wayne County are skipping jury duty, and now they could payRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Michigan Radio

    Lots of people haven't been showing up for jury duty in Wayne County, but they could soon pay a price for skipping out. Of the 62,388 jurors called to appear in court in 2016, 22,255, or about 35 percent, failed to appear, Wayne County Circuit Court Chief Judge Robert Colombo said Tuesday.


  3. Guest column: Cyclists and pedestrians will have their own Detroit River crossingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Model D

    ... Greenways Coalition, Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau, Detroit Riverfront Conservancy, Detroit/Wayne County Port Authority, Downtown Detroit Partnership, Essex County, Essex Region Conservation Authority, National Park Service, Tourism ...


  4. Man, 23, charged in fatal shootings of 3 people in DetroitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    A 23-year-old man has been charged in the fatal shootings of three people in a northwest Detroit home. The Wayne County prosecutor's office says Demaro Horne of Southgate was arraigned Monday afternoon on open murder, assault with intent to murder, home invasion and gun charges.


  5. Blount named to 36th District CourtRead the original story

    Monday Mar 20 | State of Michigan

    ... of Michigan, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, the Wolverine Bar Association, the Wayne County Criminal Defense Bar Association, and the Belle Isle Conservancy. Blount earned his bachelor's degree in 2003 and his law ...


  6. Suspected cop killer arraigned from hospital bedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | MLive.com

    ... a marked scout car and stopped to conduct a pedestrian investigation of Durham on Ash Street near Tillman," the Wayne County Prosecutor's Office said in a statement. "The officers stopped their car and lead Durham to the front of the vehicle. "While ...


  7. Reports: DNA links man charged with shooting 2 Detroit officers to WSU Sgt. Rose's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | Metro Times

    ... to fight with the officers before pulling a gun from his front waistband and opening fire, according to The Wayne County Prosecutor's Office. The officers fired back. One officer who is a 20-year veteran of the Detroit Police Department was hit ...


  8. Macomb Innovation Fund Awards $75,000 to Three Detroit-Area Technology StartupsRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 16 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... students and their instructors create a deeper understanding of a subjects core concepts. iServe (Northville/ Wayne County) -iServe has invented a soft serve dessert-making system for the home. The system's concept is like that of a Keurig coffee ...


  9. Shores slates CDBG funds for jobs program, senior transportationRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 14 | Planning

    ... funds - which originate from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development - are channeled through the Wayne County CDBG Program and can only be used for certain types of efforts. Wollenweber said the Shores held its first public hearing on ...


  10. Detroit man heads to trial on terrorism charge for Facebook threats against policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | Michigan Radio

    Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette charged Nehru Littleton, 40, with two felonies after he posted last July: "F them racist a white cops!!! Kill them ALL!!! Black Lives Matter!!! Black people should start killing all white cops just like they are killing us!!!" Schuette announced the charges in October, after Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy declined to prosecute, saying there wasn't enough evidence. Littleton wanted the charges dismissed. 3 comments

  11. Oerlikon Breaks Ground on New Facility in MichiganRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 14 | F&M Magazine

    ... Plymouth Township supervisor; Mark Lewis, the chief building official at Plymouth Township; and Warren Evans, a Wayne County executive. Heise commented, "Oerlikon is a tremendous addition to the community, we are thrilled that they have chosen ...


  12. Dozens of police-issued guns lost, stolen42 mins agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | WXYZ

    Dozens of police-issued firearms have gone missing from Michigan's largest police departments since 2010, a 7 Action News investigation has found. Forty-two weapons have disappeared from the Detroit Police Department, Wayne County Sheriffs Department and Michigan State Police, with most being reported stolen.


  13. Teen sentenced to 25-60 years in prison for murder of pregnant Melvindale womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | ClickOnDetroit

    ... and were not granted bond. Lee has been held at a juvenile detention facility while Barnes is being held in the Wayne County Jail. Barnes also was given a habitual offender fourth offense notice because of prior convictions, which holds a mandatory ...


  14. Manufacturing jobs are returning to some places. But these jobs are different.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 12 | The Washington Post

    ... , with both auto parts plants and shipyards building two nuclear submarines, added 2,500 manufacturing jobs. Wayne County, Mich. , home to suburban Detroit auto plants, added 5,100 jobs. They also often have factory-friendly public officials, as ...


  15. Wayne County, Michigan Child Support Amnesty ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 11 | Updates in Michigan Family Law

    Erin Lincoln, Legal Director-Assistant Friend of the Court in theWayne County Friend of the Court Office has alerted to a child support Warrant Amnesty Program. Here's the deal:


  16. 515,000 DTE customers still without power as temperatures drop in SE MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 10 | ClickOnDetroit

    ... to take multiple days," a DTE spokesman said Thursday. DTE Energy announced Thursday the hardest hit county is Wayne County -- here's the county breakdown as of 2:25 p.m. Thursday: Local 4Caster Brandon Roux said wind Friday will make it feel even ...


  17. Federal judge charged with sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 9 | Westland Observer

    ... facing sexual assault charges in Livonia after prosecutors say he groped a woman at an office in the city. The Wayne County Prosecutor's Office announced Thursday afternoon that Judge Henry Perez, 74 of Novi, will be arraigned Friday morning on ...


  18. She married a killer after her father lobbied for his parole. He killed her childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 9 | The Miami Herald

    ... monster. You are a devil in disguise. You are now forever exposed," she said as she stood behind a podium in a Wayne County courtroom. Her ex-husband, in a dark green jail uniform, sat stoically a few feet away, his back toward her. No punishment ...


  19. Arson suspected in Detroit apartment fire that killed fiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 9 | MLive.com

    ... made it one of the most busy days for the Detroit Fire Department in "many years," according to Fornell. The Wayne County Medical Examiner's Office is conducting autopsies on the bodies and has not release IDs or causes of death. One victim was ...


  20. Paroled murdererRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | The Washington Post

    ... monster. You are a devil in disguise. You are now forever exposed," she said as she stood behind a podium in a Wayne County courtroom. Her ex-husband, in a dark green jail uniform, sat stoically a few feet away, his back toward her. No punishment ...