Daily Archives: January 2, 2019

Lions Part Ways With Cooter « Detroit News Watch

The Lions are not renewing offensive coordinator Jim Bob Cooter’s contract after the team sputtered to a 6-10 season. The Lions announced their decision Tuesday, two days after finishing 6-10 in coach Matt Patricia’s first season at the helm. Cooter was a holdover from Jim Caldwell’s staff, but his first season with Patricia did not go well. (Photo by Leon ...

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Cancer Takes Purdue Super Fan Tyler Trent « Detroit News Watch

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Purdue student who inspired a team and a campus has died. Tyler Trent, a former Purdue University student and college football super fan passed away Tuesday. He was 20 years old.   BLOOMINGTON, IN – NOVEMBER 24: Purdue fan Tyler Trent holds the Ol’ Oaken Bucket following the game against the Indiana Hoosiers at Memorial Stadium ...

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Calley Takes Job At Small Business Association Of Michigan « Detroit News Watch

LANSING (AP) — Former Lt. Gov. Brian Calley is joining the Small Business Association of Michigan, where he will serve as president and lead the group’s lobbying and communications efforts. The announcement was made Wednesday, a day after the Republican left office under term limits. Current SBAM President and CEO Rob Fowler will remain the Lansing-based organization’s CEO. Calley, who ...

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Michigan programs get creative in addressing transportation barriers to good health

This article is part of State of Health, a series examining health disparities, how they affect Michigan’s children and seniors, and the innovative solutions being developed to address them. It is made possible with funding from the Michigan Health Endowment Fund. Monica Trevino, a senior consultant at Health Management Associates‘ flagship location in Lansing, recalls the story of a woman ...

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Giannis’s Monster Dunk Downs Pistons 121-98 « Detroit News Watch

Antetokounmpo threw down a spectacular one-handed dunk, Brook Lopez continued to show off his long-range shooting prowess and the Bucks cruised past the Detroit Pistons 121-98 on Tuesday night. Milwaukee has won four straight and eight of nine and is an NBA-best 26-10. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images) Antetokounmpo had just 15 points, but his slam over Jon Leuer was ...

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Michigan Lottery Results 12/27/18 « Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (AP) – These Michigan lotteries were drawn Thursday: Lucky For Life 09-16-32-39-41, Lucky Ball: 9 Poker Lotto JS-3D-4D-4H-7H Midday Daily 3 7-4-3 Midday Daily 4 7-5-8-8 Daily 3 7-1-1 Daily 4 0-3-9-3 Fantasy 5 11-15-23-24-33 Estimated jackpot: $105,000 Keno 05-08-10-15-23-29-30-32-38-40-45-51-52-54-58-59-62-66-71-74-77-78 Mega Millions Estimated jackpot: $348 million Powerball Estimated jackpot: $40 million © 2018 Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This ...

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