Daily Archives: July 2, 2019

Woman Wakes Up On Empty Plane Hours After Flight Landing – Detroit News Watch

(CNN) — Tiffani O’Brien said she woke up on an empty Air Canada plane, in the dark and “freezing cold,” after a short flight from Quebec City to Toronto’s Pearson International Airport, CNN network partner CTV reported. “It’s just a sheer sense of helplessness when you feel like you’re locked on this aircraft,” O’Brien told CTV. O’Brien “got super comfy reading ...

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Michigan’s Energy Supply, Delivery Systems Meet Demand, Improvements Needed – Detroit News Watch

LANSING, Mich. (Detroit News Watch/ AP) — After extreme weather led to electric and natural gas emergencies, regulator say Michigan’s energy supply and delivery systems are adequate to meet demand. Gov. Gretchen Whitmer requested an energy assessment after the Jan. 30-31 polar vortex. The state Public Service Commission submitted an initial 247-page assessment Monday. In January, a Consumers Energy compressor ...

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Washtenaw County’s 5 best hiking routes

Spring is here at last, and it’s time to get out and enjoy the change of seasons. To help you get a start on your outdoor adventures this year, we’ve consulted two experts about some of their favorite hiking spots in Washtenaw County, both on and off the (literal) beaten path.   Dan Ezekiel is the current chair of the ...

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17-Year Old Girl With Down Syndrome Wants To Be Flight Attendant – Detroit News Watch

   (CNN) — As a self-proclaimed “princess,” Shantell “Shannie” Pooser is comfortable in the spotlight. But instead of a tiara or a ballgown, this 17-year-old prefers a pair of silver wings and a crisp, navy blue flight attendant’s uniform. Pooser is American Airlines’ first honorary flight attendant with Down syndrome. Since pinning on those wings and posting about her first flight ...

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Community paddles aim to get more people on the water

Enjoy navigating the blueway trails via kayak during upcoming community paddles. With summer weather finally on its way, many residents and visitors to the St. Clair County area are looking for ways to enjoy a plethora of outdoor recreation activities and events. One group hoping to bring more awareness to the natural habitats and water trails in the area is ...

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Bowman Gets 1st Cup Series Win! – Detroit News Watch

Alex Bowman is part of the club now. That means no more cracks about coming up empty. He’s a winner once again. JOLIET, ILLINOIS – JUNE 30: Alex Bowman, driver of the #88 Axalta Chevrolet, crosses the finish line to win the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Camping World 400 at Chicagoland Speedway on June 30, 2019 in Joliet, Illinois. ...

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Red Wings Ink Filppula To 2 Year Deal – Detroit News Watch

The Latest on NHL free agency. — In Detroit, the Red Wings have signed center Valtteri Filppula to a two-year contract, reuniting him for a third time with Steve Yzerman.     UNIONDALE, NEW YORK – MARCH 03: Valtteri Filppula #51 of the New York Islanders in action against the Philadelphia Flyers during their game at NYCB Live’s Nassau Coliseum ...

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boil water, 2019, farmington hills, michigan, alert – Detroit News Watch

(Detroit News Watch) A boil water advisory has been issued this afternoon by the Oakland County Water Resource Commissioner (WRC) for portions of Farmington Hills. Areas affected are the Farmington Hills Southwest Pressure District, located between Eight and Nine Mile Roads and Haggerty  and Drake Roads. According to the notice, “Bacteria generally are not harmful and are common throughout our ...

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