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  1. DTE reports 165,000 outagesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Romeo Observer

    ... Energy customers had no electric service due to wind gusts of up to 70 MPH and lightning that struck the area. Macomb County saw 32,000 residents without power. DTE anticipated the majority of customers would have services restored by tonight, July ...

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  2. Hearing shows need to pave Ray Township roadRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Romeo Observer

    A public hearing for the necessity of establishing a special assessment district for road improvements to Apple Lane took place at the Ray Township Board of Trustees meeting July 15. The road is in need of repairs, and the cost of repairs will be split between the Macomb County Department of Roads and Ray Township.

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  3. Washington trustees OK police millage proposalRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Romeo Observer

    ... of the drug issue." The current millage collects just over $1 million in revenue to fund a contract with the Macomb County Sheriff's Office. The contract provides for 7.2 full-time equivalent deputies to be on duty in Washington. This equates to one ...

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  4. Candidate questionnaires for the Aug. 5 primaryRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Romeo Observer

    Voters will select a number of candidates during the Aug. 5 primary. Positions representing Macomb County that will be on the ballot include the 10th district congress representative, district 8 state senator, district 33 and 36 state representatives, district 7 county commissioner and county executive.

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  5. Armada teen killed while walking dog on trailRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Romeo Observer

    ... "I've been here for seven years and we certainly haven't had (a homicide)," Smith said. An autopsy by the Macomb County Medical Examiner's Office determined Millsap's death was a homicide. Smith said there were no gunshot or knife wounds, but the ...

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  6. Wales Township home searched as police look for Armada girl's killerRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Times Herald

    ... in connection to the killing of April Millsap. She was found in a drainage ditch along a recreational trail in Macomb County on July 24 by joggers after she hadn't returned home from walking her dog. Police have said her dog led the joggers to her ...

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  7. Search warrant being executed at Wales Twp. home connected to Armada homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Times Herald

    ... lined comment. April Millsap was found in a ditch Thursday by joggers along the recreation trail in northern Macomb County after her dog, Penny, led them to the location.

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  8. Text message from slain Michigan girl's phone is c...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | WHTC

    ... Michigan, was found dead on Thursday along a recreation trail popular with joggers, walkers and cyclists in Macomb County. She had left her home hours before to walk her dog, Penny, who later led two runners to her body. "There is a text message ...

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  9. Cops 'zeroing in' on suspected killer of Mich. teenRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    ... to start high school in the fall, was walking her family dog, Penny, when she was attacked. Members of the Macomb County Sheriff's Department and Michigan State Police search a wooded area off of Omo Road, south of Armada Ridge Round in Armada, ...

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  10. Nancy Kaffer: Primary race getting nasty, pricey in Macomb CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

    Two Republican candidates are breaking records for the amount of money spent in a state House primary election, in an out-and-out Macomb County GOP brawl.

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  11. One week until the primary electionRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | ClickOnDetroit

    ... EXECUTIVE. MARA? CARMEN, IT IS. THAT'S THE HIGH PROFILE RACE GOING INTO TUESDAY. BUT I WILL TELL YOU WHAT, MACOMB COUNTY HAS A SLUGFEST OF ITS OWN. TAKE A LOOK. WE HAVE GOT A LOT TO GET TO. BUT FIRST START IN WAYNE. WHAT DO WE KNOW ABOUT EVANS. ...

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  12. 3 races to watch with primary less than a week awayRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | ClickOnDetroit

    ... EXECUTIVE. MARA? CARMEN, IT IS. THAT'S THE HIGH PROFILE RACE GOING INTO TUESDAY. BUT I WILL TELL YOU WHAT, MACOMB COUNTY HAS A SLUGFEST OF ITS OWN. TAKE A LOOK. WE HAVE GOT A LOT TO GET TO. BUT FIRST START IN WAYNE. WHAT DO WE KNOW ABOUT EVANS. ...

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  13. FREE Art Classes at the Detroit Institute of ArtsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | La Prensa

    ... p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. General admission (excludes ticketed exhibitions) is free for Wayne, Oakland and Macomb county residents and DIA members. For all others, $8 for adults, $6 for seniors ages 62+, $4 for ages 6-17. For membership ...

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  14. Lake St. Clair Appreciation Day to celebrate roll in tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

    ... Fresh Water Center during breakfast at Brownie's on the Lake in St. Clair Shores. Event attendees, mostly from Macomb County, then will cruise the lake to the Detroit Yacht Club on Belle Isle, where they take buses to the Dossin Great Lakes Museum, ...

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  15. Woman pleads guilty in video-taped whipping of 14-year-old cousinRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

    ... to the victim, was to face a similar charge as a juvenile. The status of that case was unclear Tuesday. The Macomb County Prosecutor's Office had said a 12-year-old relative who lives with the victim and the victim's guardians in Warren recorded the ...

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  16. Police say family, boyfriend not suspects in murder of Armada teenRead the original story

    Yesterday | Detroit Free Press

    ... April's death Thursday. The 14-year-old's body was found in a ditch by joggers along the trail in northern Macomb County after her dog Penny led them to the location. Her body was found hours after she disappeared while taking her dog for a walk on ...

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  17. Utility works to restore power in MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Northern Michigan News

    ... utility says Tuesday morning that about 34,000 of the remaining outages are in Oakland County, 10,000 are in Macomb County and 4,000 are in Wayne County. About 186,000 DTE customers lost power following storms Sunday. In all, about 223,000 Michigan ...

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  18. Thousands Remain Without Power Days After Severe StormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    Power has been restored to more than 70 percent of the 186,000 homes and businesses that went offline during last weekend's severe storms.

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  19. Funeral Services Set For Macomb County Teen Killed While Walking DogRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    A large crowd is expected to gather later this week to mourn the death of a 14-year-old girl whose body was found in the woods along a popular nature trail in Macomb County.

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  20. Editorial: Cities should cut costs, not raise taxesRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Detroit News

    ... its past work to trim the budget. In 2005, it disbanded its police department and now is contracting with the Macomb County Sheriff's Office. Other services, such as garbage pickup, also have been privatized. Interim City Manager Robert Bruner says ...

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