Daily Archives: June 20, 2019

Detroit Zoo’s Penguin Center To Close For 9 Months – Detroit News Watch

ROYAL OAK, Mich. (Detroit News Watch) – The Detroit Zoo’s Penguin Conservation Center will close temporarily beginning Sept. 9 through mid-June 2020 for repairs due to faulty water proofing by the construction contractor. The Polk Penguin Conservation Center will temporarily close for repairs beginning Sept. 9 to stop groundwater from seeping into the basement, due to faulty waterproofing by the ...

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Chastain’s Appeal Of Disqualification At Iowa Denied By NASCAR – Detroit News Watch

NASCAR denied Ross Chastain’s appeal Wednesday after his race-winning truck was disqualified following a postrace inspection at Iowa Speedway over the weekend. National Motorsports Appeals Panelist Bryan Moss heard Chastain’s appeal and chose to uphold the original penalties assessed by NASCAR for the No. 44 being too low. Niece Motorsports owner Al Niece had said the truck passed opening and ...

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How Low Can Brooks Koepka, Patrick Cantlay Go? – Detroit News Watch

(CBS New York/CBS Local) — The Travelers Championship brings the PGA Tour back east to TPC River Highlands, the tournament’s home for the last 35 years. Making the trip just days after the season’s third major is an A-list of players that includes world number one and U.S. Open runner-up Brooks Koepka and three-time winner and defending champion Bubba Watson. ...

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Aretha Franklin’s Youngest Son Has Filed for Control Over Estate – Detroit News Watch

(CNN) — A Michigan judge has been asked to decide whether one of Aretha Franklin’s sons could take control of the late singer’s estate and replace its current representative. Kecalf Franklin, the singer’s youngest son, filed two court petitions Monday seeking to be named a personal representative of his mother’s estate. He intends to be a co-representative of the estate along with ...

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Get Ready For Rain, Detroit – Detroit News Watch

Detroit is due to experience light rainfall this coming week, according to drone-powered weather forecasting service Saildrone. Tomorrow’s forecast shows the highest chance of rain at 94 percent, while the most rainfall is expected on Sunday at 1.12 inches. The immediate forecast also has warm temperatures in store for today. Temperatures will reach a high of 87 degrees on Sunday, ...

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