Daily Archives: July 20, 2018

Baseball Looks Ahead « Detroit News Watch

Baltimore Orioles vs. Toronto Blue JaysFriday, July 20, 2018, 7:07 pm ET TORONTO -150 My numbers have the Blue Jays toppling the Orioles in 65 percent of simulations for their Friday matchup, making Toronto worth the price as a moderate home chalk. The Blue Jays have won four straight when starter Sam Gaviglio pitches on full rest, and are 5-1 ...

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Michigan Officials Back Federal Wildlife Conservation Plan « Detroit News Watch

LANSING (AP) — Michigan officials want Congress to approve legislation that would boost funding for fish and wildlife conservation. Pending bills would allocate $1.3 billion a year to the Wildlife Conservation Restoration Program. The money would be generated through energy development on federal lands and waters. State Department of Natural Resources Director Keith Creagh says the federal program would be ...

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Macomb County Sheriff’s Office Adds Drone Aerial Vehicle Unit « Detroit News Watch

MOUNT CLEMENS (AP) — The Macomb County sheriff’s office has launched a new unmanned aerial vehicle unit consisting of four drones. Officials say the drones are able to search for missing persons and be used in rescues, barricaded gunmen and hostage situations, and in traffic crash and crime scene investigations. They are equipped with high-resolution cameras that can capture both ...

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All About the Bridge? Morouns Donate $250,000 To Elect Schuette Governor  –  Deadline Detroit

Attorney General Bill Schuette (file photo) The Moroun family, which owns the Ambassador Bridge, still hopes to derail the Michigan-Canada plan to build the Gordie Howe International Bridge even though government officials held the ceremonial groundbreaking in southwest Detroit earlier this week.  So does Matty Moroun and son Matthew think getting Attorney General Bill Schuette elected ...

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$63K Found in Ceiling of Michigan Priest Home Accused of Theft « Detroit News Watch

WILLIAMSTON (AP) — State police say they discovered $63,000 hidden above ceiling tiles in the home of a Michigan priest who is accused of embezzling millions. The search was conducted Tuesday at the Rev. Jonathan Wehrle’s luxury home in Williamston. Police say money was in $2,000 bundles secured with cash bands that said, “For Deposit Only-St. Martha Parish.” Defense attorney ...

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