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5 hrs ago | CBS Local

Roundabout Project At 14 Mile, Orchard Lake Roads Will Begin In July

A major construction project to create a roundabout at a popular intersection in Oakland County is scheduled to start this summer, and won't be completed until 2015.

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Related Topix: Orchard Lake, MI, Bloomfield Township, MI, West Bloomfield Township, MI, Farmington Hills, MI

Fri Apr 18, 2014

CBS Local

Traffic Alert: Weekend Road Work

The following road work projects have been announced by MDOT. As always, some of this work may be postponed due to weather .

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Related Topix: Macomb County, MI, Detroit, MI

ClickOnDetroit

Police searching for construction site crook

BACK TO YOU. Karen: PRIYA MANN REPORTING LIVE FROM NOVI. Steve: POLICE ARE SEARCHING FOR A THIEF.

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Northern Michigan News

Last seen in fall, Pontiac man found dead in bed

Deputies checking on a report that neighbors hadn't seen a man since last fall have found the Pontiac resident dead in his bed.

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Related Topix: Pontiac, MI

Detroit Free Press

Farmington man sentenced to life in prison in mutilation murder case

William Dhondt, on trial for first-degree murder and mutilation of a body after he strangled his girlfriend Kaitlin Hehir, is shown in Judge Phyllis McMillen's courtroom in Oakland County Circuit Court on March 24, 2014.

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Related Topix: Farmington, MI

ClickOnDetroit

Dr. Fata seeks change of venue for trial

Attorneys for the Oakland County cancer doctor accused of defrauding Medicare for millions is asking for his federal trial to be moved out of Michigan.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Medicine, Cancer, Health, Medicare

Detroit News

Oakland Co. about to see slew of orange barrels

In just a few short weeks, a $12 million project will kick off to reconstruct a one-mile stretch of Evergreen in Southfield.

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Related Topix: Southfield, MI, Home Gardening, Home, Hazel Park, MI, Ferndale, MI

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Westland Observer

Police: Alcohol involved in Farmington injury accident

A wrong-way driver who crashed head-on into another vehicle on April 13 had been drinking, according to Farmington Public Safety officers.

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Related Topix: Farmington, MI

Detroit News

Sterling Heights buys pot-hole repair equipment as others press state for road funds

Sterling Heights is spending nearly half a million dollars on new pothole repair equipment they say will leave traditional cold patching in the dust.

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Related Topix: Clinton Township, MI, Sterling Heights, MI, Macomb County, MI, Rick Snyder, US Governors

Northern Michigan News

Bicyclist killed in traffic accident identified

Authorities have identified a bicyclist who was struck and killed while crossing Telegraph Road in Oakland County's Waterford Township as 62-year-old Douglas Arnold.

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Related Topix: Pontiac, MI

State of Michigan

I-75 roadwork scheduled to begin in Genesee County

PROJECT DETAILS: Wide-ranging I-75 construction continues next week when crews begin resurfacing 19 miles from the Genesee/Oakland county line to the I-475 north junction, including I-75 over Cook Road, I-75 under Grand Blanc and Fenton roads, and I-75 over the Flint River and Flushing Road.

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Related Topix: Genesee County, MI

Detroit Free Press

Judge appoints mediator in water department dispute between Detroit, suburbs

Emergency manager Kevyn Orr has proposed leasing the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department to the new authority in exchange for $47 million per year over 40 years - cash that could be used to help pay off debts and reinvest in city services.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Wayne County, MI, Oakland, MI

Lansing State Journal

Susan Tompor: Delete, avoid and hang up when it comes to spring scams

Assistant U.S. Attorney Abed Hammoud picked up the phone one day and the caller had a great discount for Dish Network.

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Related Topix: Tax, Troy, MI

MLive.com

Oakland County Sheriff: Heroin use increasing 'dramatically,' arrests up 300 percent this year

If you don't think there's a heroin epidemic, a 26-year Oakland County Sheriff's Department narcotics detective says you better dig a bigger and bury your head even deeper.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

MLive.com

Activists plan to lay flowers at Rosa Parks' grave, march for better...

After laying flowers at the grave of Civil Rights hero Rosa Parks, activists plan to march along 8 Mile at Woodward in Detroit from 4:40 p.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Macomb County, MI, Oakland, MI

ClickOnDetroit

$5 million in repairs planned for major roads in Troy

Troy's City Council this week approved a $5-million expenditure to match $5-million in county, state, and federal monies to replace the concrete pavement on Long Lake as well as Dequindre, Big Beaver, John R, and Crooks roads.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

ClickOnDetroit

Local 4Casters' Severe Weather Survival Guide

The Local 4Casters team looks at scenarios in winter, summer and spring that you need to prepare your family for.

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Related Topix: Blizzard, Weather, Michigan

Patch.com

Roseville Man Charged in Multi-Vehicle Crash that Killed 20-Year-Old

A 65-year-old Roseville man turned himself into Oakland County Sheriff's Office Tuesday in connection with multi-vehicle crash in Rochester Hills that claimed the life of a 20-year-old Troy woman last October.

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Related Topix: Rochester Hills, MI, Troy, MI

Observer & Eccentric

Power expected to be restored to customers near Middlebelt, Seven Mile in Livonia by late Wednesday

Maya Davis sits on a tree that almost came through a bedroom window of her home on Howell Street in Livonia on Monday.

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Related Topix: Livonia, MI, Weather, Detroit, MI

Detroit Free Press

Trott airs first TV ad today in bid for Congress

Birmingham lawyer and businessman Dave Trott airs his first TV ad in support of his race for Congress today, characterizing himself as a political outsider despite the fact that he's got the support of much of Oakland County's Republican establishment already lined up behind him.

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Related Topix: US News, Birmingham, MI, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Thaddeus McCotter, Representative Kerry Bentivolio

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