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WARREN, Mich. | Possible evidence in missing girls case found at warehouse

WARREN, Mich. — Authorities investigating the decades-old disappearances of several girls say they’ve found possible evidence during a search of an abandoned suburban Detroit warehouse. Warren police Commissioner Bill Dwyer says police and the FBI searched a warehouse Monday formerly used by Arthur Ream, who was convicted in 2008 in the slaying of a 13-year-old … Continue reading WARREN, Mich. | Possible evidence in missing girls case found at warehouse

BROOKLYN, Mich. | Harvick wins at Michigan for NASCAR-high 7th victory of year

BROOKLYN, Mich. — Kevin Harvick capped off his father-son weekend by dominating a race and putting 6-year-old son Keelan in the passenger seat to hold the flapping, checkered flag out of the window. “That was definitely way up there on the bucket list,” Harvick said. Harvick broke a tie atop NASCAR’s Big 3 by easily … Continue reading BROOKLYN, Mich. | Harvick wins at Michigan for NASCAR-high 7th victory of year

BROOKLYN, Mich | NASCAR’s Big 3 running strong entering Michigan race

BROOKLYN, Mich— NASCAR’s Big 3 has essentially lapped the competition. Kyle Busch, Kevin Harvick and Martin Truex Jr. have combined to win 16 of 22 races and haven’t allowed the field to win consecutive races with points at stake this year. Of the other 56 drivers who have started a race, only Clint Bowyer has … Continue reading BROOKLYN, Mich | NASCAR’s Big 3 running strong entering Michigan race

LANSING, Mich. | Michigan Democrats hoping for pink and blue wave in November

LANSING, Mich. — Call it Michigan’s pink and blue wave. Gretchen Whitmer’s victory in the gubernatorial primary on Tuesday means the Democrats will field an all-female statewide ticket this fall if she picks a woman to be her running mate. It would be a first for either party in Michigan and is part of the … Continue reading LANSING, Mich. | Michigan Democrats hoping for pink and blue wave in November

LANSING, Mich | Democratic stalwart, Trump ally in Michigan governor fights

LANSING, Mich — A former legislative leader with the establishment’s backing is hoping to fend off two political newcomers who have staked out positions to her left in the race to be the Democratic nominee for Michigan governor. On the Republican side in Tuesday’s state primary, Michigan’s conservative attorney general is touting his tax cut … Continue reading LANSING, Mich | Democratic stalwart, Trump ally in Michigan governor fights

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich | University of Michigan gets Jonathan Demme’s archive

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich— The archive of the late filmmaker Jonathan Demme is being donated to the University of Michigan Library . The donation by Demme’s family was announced Friday at the Traverse City Film Festival ahead of a screening of “Swimming to Cambodia,” a 1987 film he directed. The collection includes photographs, scripts, correspondence, personal … Continue reading TRAVERSE CITY, Mich | University of Michigan gets Jonathan Demme’s archive

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich | Jane Fonda honored at Michigan film festival amid protests

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich — Jane Fonda has been honored with a lifetime achievement award at a northern Michigan film festival founded by Oscar-winning filmmaker Michael Moore. The actress, author and political activist accepted the award Wednesday at the 14th annual Traverse City Film Festival, where she screened her HBO documentary “Jane Fonda in Five Acts.” … Continue reading TRAVERSE CITY, Mich | Jane Fonda honored at Michigan film festival amid protests

LANSING, Mich | Michigan Democratic candidates spar over corporate donations

LANSING, Mich. — Corporate donations have become a central issue in the Michigan Democratic contest for governor as the three candidates try to woo progressive voters ahead of the Aug. 7 primary. The state bans corporations from giving money directly to candidates but Democratic hopefuls Shri Thanedar and Abdul El-Sayed have gone a step further … Continue reading LANSING, Mich | Michigan Democratic candidates spar over corporate donations