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News in Shiawassee County, Michigan
Finnegan brings charges against Lapeer County judge
Sat, 19 Jul 2014 08:08:55 -0700
LAPEER — Shiawassee County Prosecutor Deana Finnegan on Friday issued charges against a former Lapeer County prosecutor in a case that she was assigned to by the Michigan Attorney General’s office.
Lapeer County judge charged with 5 counts of embezzlement
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 09:44:37 -0700
A Mid-Michigan circuit judge has been arraigned on embezzlement charges.
Masonic Lodge offers child ID program
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:55:58 -0700
SHIAWASSEE TWP. — The North Newburg Masonic Lodge 161 will be providing a free child identification program from 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Aug. 7 during the Shiawassee County Fair.
Local area to benefit from road improvement project
Sat, 12 Jul 2014 22:11:38 -0700
LANSING – The Shiawassee County area will see almost than $2.2 million in road upgrades under special funding made possible by the Michigan Legislature, State Rep. Ben Glardon announced recently. The area projects includes: $455,500 to upgrade Easton Road from the New Lothrop village limits to M-13 in Shiawassee County. read more
Finnegan appointed to case against Lapeer Co. prosecutor
Sat, 12 Jul 2014 03:07:48 -0700
LAPEER — Shiawassee County Prosecutor Deana Finnegan expects charges to be filed early next week against a former Lapeer County prosecutor in a case that she was assigned to by the Michigan Attorney G
Caught on camera: local man nearly killed by lightning shares his story
Tue, 24 Jun 2014 15:42:03 -0700
(06/24/14) - The mid-Michigan man who filmed a lightning strike earlier this year in Shiawassee County is very lucky.You may have seen lightning outside today as warmer weather brings plenty of thunder storms. Right now it's National Lightning Safety Awareness Week and the National Weather Service is reminding you that lightning strikes are deadly, but can be avoided.The guy who filmed this was ...
Genesee County bridges: among worst in state
Sat, 28 Jun 2014 09:50:41 -0700
The Silver Lake Road bridge over the Shiawassee River is rated at a 23 out of 100 by MDOT — which targets it as a priority for repairs.
Man and woman die in Shiawassee County traffic crash
Wed, 25 Jun 2014 15:41:55 -0700
(6/25/14) -- A man and woman from Shiawassee County are dead after their SUV's collide early Wednesday morning.Sheriff's investigators say the crash happened around 4:30 on Lansing Road, west of Woodbury Road, in Woodhull Township.Deputies say the 24 year old Perry man lost control coming around a curve and hit a 63 year old woman, also from Perry.They were the only people in their vehicles
County jobless rate falls
Wed, 02 Jul 2014 07:52:50 -0700
SHIAWASSEE COUNTY — The county’s unemployment rate decreased slightly in May, according to a report released Thursday by the Michigan Department of Technology, Management and Budget.
Shiawassee County Mule Man completes journey to Oklahoma
Tue, 08 Jul 2014 16:06:57 -0700
A year ago, we told you about a Shiawassee County man who was heading for Oklahoma with two mules and a wagon. The trip ended in tragedy in Arkansas, when a pickup struck the wagon and killed the two mules.