Daily Archives: June 14, 2019

Community benefits plan for Detroit-Windsor bridge released – Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (Detroit News Watch/ AP) — Details on community benefits tied to the Gordie Howe International Bridge – a commuter bridge between Detroit and Canada – were released Friday. The $4.4 billion bridge is expected to open in 2024 and once completed it will connect Windsor, Ontario, with Detroit. The plan encourages residents on both sides of the Detroit River ...

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‘Character Development A Lost Art’ – Detroit News Watch

(CBS Baltimore/CBS Local) — Velvet Sky, a self-proclaimed mix of the whit and know-how of WWE Hall of Famer Bobby “The Brain” Heenan and the grace of Miss Elizabeth, was attending a Smashing Pumpkins concert at Madison Square Garden one night last August when her phone buzzed. It was a text message from someone within Ring of Honor gauging her ...

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2 charged after 178 cats removed from suburban Detroit home – Detroit News Watch

WEST BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP (Detroit News Watch/AP) — A couple has been charged after animal control officers removed 178 cats from deplorable conditions in a West Bloomfield Township home. Oakland County authorities say Jonathan and Jennifer Klein were arraigned Monday on one felony count each of abandonment or cruelty to animals. They have been released on bond.A couple has been charged ...

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Lions Trade TE Roberts To Patriots – Detroit News Watch

The Detroit Lions traded tight end Michael Roberts to the New England Patriots for a conditional draft pick. MIAMI, FL – OCTOBER 21: Michael Roberts #80 of the Detroit Lions celebrates with teammates after a touchdown against the Miami Dolphins during the second half at Hard Rock Stadium on October 21, 2018 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images) ...

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Charges dropped against 8 people in Flint water scandal – Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (Detroit News Watch/ AP) — All criminal charges against eight people in the Flint water scandal were dropped Thursday. Prosecutors have pledged to start the investigation from scratch. Michigan Solicitor General Fadwa Hammoud said “all available evidence was not pursued” by the previous team of prosecutors. Hammoud took control of the investigation in January after the election of a ...

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