Friday May 17
Bodies of fishermen found in Lake Erie
The U.S. Coast Guard has ended their search for two missing fishermen after their bodies were found in Lake Erie.
Tue May 14, 2013
MSP Lt. pleads no contest to embezzlement
Attorney General Bill Schuette announced Tuesday that his Public Integrity Unit has secured the conviction of Luke Davis, 50, of Monroe, former Michigan State Police Lieutenant, who pleaded no contest to one count of Racketeering, a 20 year felony, before Monroe County's 38th Circuit Court Chief Judge Michael W. LaBeau on May 13, 2013.
Carol Dunitz's 'Bernhardt on Broadway' to be staged at Vinology
Ann Arbor resident Carol Dunitz will perform her one-woman musical, "Bernhardt on Broadway" - which Dunitz last staged locally in January 2012 - at Vinology on Sunday, May 19 at 4:30 p.m. Vinology will host a performance of "Bernhardt on Broadway," the musical about Sarah Bernhardt, starring Ann Arbor resident Carol Dunitz on Sunday, May 19th at ... (more)
Mon May 13, 2013
State of Michigan
Schuette Secures Conviction of Former MSP Lieutenant for Role in Property Embezzlement Scheme
Bill Schuette today announced that his Public Integrity Unit has secured the conviction of a former Michigan State Police Lieutenant charged with coordinating an extensive scheme to systematically embezzle property and money seized from suspects.
Sun May 12, 2013
Funeral Sunday for crewman killed in Afghan crash
A member of the Patriot Guard Rider holds a U.S. flag as mourners make their way to the funeral service for Jamie Brokaw, a pilot who died in Afghanistan, at Monroe Custer Airport in Monroe, Mich., on Sunday, May 12, 2013.
12 shot at Mother's Day parade in New Orleans
Police Superintendent Ronal Serpas told reporters at least 12 people were shot during the parade in the city's 7th Ward.
Sat May 11, 2013
Smiles abound as Ann Arbor police and fire departments hold open house and award ceremony
Residents explore displays on Fifth Avenue between the Ann Arbor Justice Center and Ann Arbor Fire Department Saturday during the departments' open house.
2 arrested in Monroe mobile-home park
Two men were arrested and charged with attempted murder following a fight early today that injured three others, two of them critically, in a Berlin Charter Township mobile-home park, authorities said.
Mich. i State Police Lieutenant Convicted In Theft Scheme
A Michigan State Police lieutenant has reached a plea deal after being accused of stealing property seized during drug operations and other crimes.
Fri May 10, 2013
Monroe road commissioner accused of driving drunk
A neighbor had called police after hearing a crash. Police say Pace hit a tree, lost the front bumper on his vehicle but kept driving to his home a few blocks away.
Thu May 09, 2013
Monroe bus driver, 5 students hurt in crash
A Monroe Public Schools bus driver and five elementary students were hurt Thursday morning when their bus was involved in a crash.
Wed May 08, 2013
Power Everywhere claims sixth straight win
The four-year old was bred and is owned by Edwin Harwood of Monroe, Michigan. Trainer Calvin "Buck" Hollar has called upon Robin Miller to pilot the mare for all six of her consecutive sextuplet of victories.
Creative Kidstuff buys online retailer
The Minneapolis -based company announced Wednesday that it purchased Sensational Beginnings, a catalog and online retailer based in Monroe, Mich.
Funeral service for Jamie Brokaw, pilot killed in Afghanistan cargo plane crash, set for Sunday
A celebration of life for 33-year-old Jamie Brokaw, a Three Rivers native, is set for Sunday at the Custer Airport in Monroe, Mich.
Mon May 06, 2013
Meek, Pious and Brave as a Lion
Peter Paul Cooney was born in County Roscommin, Ireland in 1822. He went with his family to America at the age of 5. Raised on a farm in Monroe, Michigan.
Monroe author tells story of crash
On that Sunday, the then-56-year-old was riding her motorcycle, a Honda 1100, on Albain Road in Monroe Township, where she lives, when she collided with a Jeep Cherokee.
Sun May 05, 2013
Detroit Free Press
Michigan conservation effort falls on hard times as state drains fund for park improvements
Robert E. Clancy sets vegetation on fire during a controlled burn last month at Sterling State Park in Monroe that was aimed at minimizing invasive species in Michigan's natural prairie land.
The Marion Star
Norrises celebrating 50
They eloped to Monroe, Mich., taking two couples with them. They have two daughters, Kellie Price, of LaRue, and Sally Gorley, of Colonial Heights, Va.
Thu May 02, 2013
Christian Science Monitor
747 crash mourned: Video of Americans killed in Afghanistan
Jamie Brokaw was an experienced navigator who was no stranger to dangerous flying situations and had the skills to stay cool in the face of danger, according to close friend Chris Connerton.
Wed May 01, 2013
Racing Roundup: He's Spooky is a front-stepping winner at Harrington
Rojan Stables, LA Express Stable, Al Kaplan and Howard Taylor's He's Spooky was victorious in the $18,000 Open trot on Wednesday at Harrington Raceway, in 1:56.3. Trained by Mike Hall, the 6-year-old Cantab Hall stallion was sent right to the lead from post four at odds of 9-5 and he marched to an opening quarter of :28.3 with the 6-5 favorite, ... (more)