Macomb County Newswire

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  1. Woman killed in one-car crash Sunday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WXYZ

    The Macomb County Sheriff says a 24-year-old Macomb Township was killed Sunday morning in a single-car accident on I-94. Sheriff Anthony Wickersham says Megan Helzer was driving her 2005 Mazda 6 on eastbound I-94 near North River Road around 2:30 a.m. when when she hit the center barrier.

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  2. City Manager: Sterling leads county in rising housing valuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | C & G Newspapers

    ... percent on average, which is the highest listed on the city's chart, beating 23 other listed communities in Macomb County. The county average is an 11.63 percent increase. "The fact that property values are going up over 15 percent in Sterling ...

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  3. Axalta Shares a Macomb/St. Clair Michigan Works Success Story with Macomb County CommissionersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Coatings World

    Last week, during a meeting with Macomb County Commissioners, Virginia Gronley, Axalta Coating Systems Learning and Development Advisor shared information on how the Macomb/St. Clair Michigan Works Veteran Employability Boot Camp is helping employers find talented candidates.

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  4. Men accused of stealing purse, crashing stolen car in ditchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | ClickOnDetroit

    ... an 18-year-old from Detroit, were charged with larceny from a person , a felony. The men are being held in the Macomb County Jail. Police say a woman was unloading groceries from her car in a driveway on Nunneley Road near Gratiot Avenue in Clinton ...

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  5. Eastpointe Man Gets Year Behind Bars For Selling Fake Auto InsuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | CBS Local

    LANSING - A 64-year-old Macomb County man has been sentenced to one year in jail for selling fake auto insurance certificates. Hakeem Sanusi, of Eastpointe, received his sentence Thursday after earlier pleading no contest to six counts of insurance fraud as a habitual offender.

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  6. Detroit brother suspected in auto theft ending in rollover crash arraignedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | MLive.com

    ... and driving on a suspended license. He was reunited with his 25-year-old brother, Jermaine J. Havard, who Macomb County sheriff's officials say tailed the stolen vehicle in a Dodge Avenger. Jermaine Havard pulled over when police spotted the ...

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  7. More women in Michigan have CPLsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | WXYZ

    ... women renewing or applying for CPLs rose from 10,862 in 2010 to 25,418 in 2014, a 134 percent increase. Macomb County saw the fastest growth rate of women CPL holders, at 122 percent. Kelly Wellington got her concealed pistol license five years ago ...

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  8. Animals rescued from freezing home recoveringRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | WXYZ

    Animal control workers in Macomb County are nursing animals back to health after they were confiscated from a Lenox Township home over the weekend. Bella, a two-year-old German shepherd, is among the 11 animals officers took from Robert Denys' home Feb. 21, where they said there was no heat, water or electricity for about a month.

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  9. Detroit Mayor reveals looming issues at conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Michigan Radio

    ... people; we're not going to criticize people; we're going to pull people together," Duggan told the audience. Macomb County Executive Mark Hackel says collaboration has to go better and be more open than regional water authority discussions which ...

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  10. Ex-Catholic school teacher admits to sex with boy, 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | USA Today

    ... counts of rape, engaging in sexually abusive activity with children, and furnishing alcohol to a minor in Macomb County, where police say she had sex with the boy in his home in Macomb Township and in a parked car in Sterling Heights. Ronk, who ...

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  11. Powell Road paving approvedRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Romeo Observer

    The Washington Board of Trustees approved an agreement that will pave portions of Powell and 30 Mile Roads. Under the arrangement, the township will share the cost of the project with Macomb County, with the township responsible for 60 percent.

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  12. Parking concerns meeting is setRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Romeo Observer

    Macomb County District 7 Commissioner Don Brown will be holding a public meeting to hear concerns of neighbors related to traffic and parking associated with the Brown Iron Brewhouse restaurant.

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  13. Paving of Wolcott Road discussedRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Romeo Observer

    A discussion on the possible paving of portions of Wolcott Road took place at the Ray Township Board of Trustees meeting Tuesday, Feb. 17. Township Supervisor Charlie Bohm met with board members of the Huron-Clinton Metropolitan Authority . Macomb County is going to repave Wolcott Road between 29 Mile and 30 Mile Road, and the HCMA would like to extend the paving a little further.

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  14. Boys and Girls Club registering for Summer CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Romeo Observer

    ... for parents. The first option that goes throughout the year is to be a regular club member from the Northern Macomb County area, ages 6 to 18, for $25 a year. The building is open from noon until 4 p.m. Monday through Friday for that option. The ...

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  15. Michigan joins other Great Lakes states in considering microbead products banRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | MLive.com

    ... and university researchers say are polluting the Great Lakes. On Wednesday, Feb. 25, Sens. Steven M. Bieda (D-Macomb County) and Rebekah Warren (D-Ann Arbor) introduced SB 0158 , which would ban the sale of any personal care products containing ...

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  16. Second stabbing suspect arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | C & G Newspapers

    Two men are in custody after a 22-year-old pizza delivery man was stabbed to death in Mount Clemens Feb. 21, Macomb County Sheriff's officials say. Alexander William Burkart of Clinton Township was found at approximately 8:20 p.m. behind the wheel of his truck with a fatal stab wound after deputies responded to a single vehicle crash.

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  17. Macomb County Man Charged With Cruelty After Dead Cats, Dog Skeleton Found In HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | CBS Local

    LENOX TOWNSHIPS - A 60-year-old Macomb County man has been arraigned on charges of animal abandonment and cruelty after deputies discovered a horde of animals - both dead and alive - in his frigid home. Macomb County Sheriff's Lt.

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  18. Teacher accused of sex w/ student pleads guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | WXYZ

    ... hearing on Wednesday. Five counts on First Degree Sexual Conduct were dismissed. She is still facing trial in Macomb County Circuit Count on cases in Shelby Township and Sterling Heights. A trial in those matters is set for the end of March.

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  19. Armed robbery suspect pleads guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... robbery at a gas station in Center Line on Dec. 2, police said. He was then arrested and transported to the Macomb County Jail. He remains in custody with a Sanilac County bond set at $25,000. He is set to appear in Sanilac Circuit Court on April 1 ...

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  20. Grant money to help seven local health departments fight obesityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    ... Counties -District Health Department No. 2 -Luce, Mackinac, Alger, Schoolcraft District Health Department -Macomb County Health Department -Public Health - Muskegon County The grants will help local health departments address healthy food access and ...

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