Daily Archives: September 2, 2018

Invasive Mosquito Known To Carry Zika Virus Found In Michigan « Detroit News Watch

WAYNE COUNTY— The invasive Asian tiger mosquito has been identified in Wayne County again this year, officials from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) and Wayne County Health Department announced Wednesday. Last August, the presence of the mosquito was reported in an industrial area of Livonia. On Aug. 16, the presence of the mosquito was confirmed in ...

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Letters from the Obamas and Bush Will Be Read at Aretha’s Service on Friday –  Deadline Detroit

Barack Obama and Michelle Obama (White House photo) Former President Barack Obama and former First Lady Michelle Obama won’t attend Aretha Franklin’s funeral Friday in Detroit, but their presence will be felt. “Unfortunately, President and Mrs. Obama will not be able to attend Aretha Franklin’s services on Friday, but they have sent a letter, which the ...

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No. 12 Notre Dame Beats No. 14 Michigan 24-17 « Detroit News Watch

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) – The Michigan-Notre Dame series returned after a three-year hiatus and the 12th-ranked Fighting Irish became the latest rival to get the best of Jim Harbaugh’s Wolverines. Brandon Wimbush connected on a long touchdown pass to help Notre Dame jump out to a big first-half lead, Te’von Coney and the defense made it stand with a ...

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Husband, Wife Found Shot In Head, 1 Survives « Detroit News Watch

(credit: istock) MACOMB TOWNSHIP — Police are investigating an incident where a husband and wife were both found shot inside their home. A handgun was also recovered, but there were no signs of foul play, according to police. Authorities said they received a call from the couple’s son in Florida Tuesday evening, concerned about his father’s slurred speech. Authorities then ...

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A Final Farewell To Aretha Franklin, Homegoing To Fuse Spirit With Star Power « Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (AP) —Aretha Franklin’s body has arrived at a Detroit church where her funeral is being held Friday. The casket of Aretha Franklin arrives at the Greater Grace Temple in advance of her funeral on August 31, 2018 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by JEFF KOWALSKY / AFP) (Photo credit should read JEFF KOWALSKY/AFP/Getty Images) Franklin’s white hearse arrived more than ...

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