Daily Archives: July 8, 2019

Haley Gets 1st Career Cup Win After Rain-Shortened Race – Detroit News Watch

Teeth chattering, hands shaking, stomach churning, Justin Haley anxiously waited for NASCAR to pull the plug on a rain-wrecked weekend at Daytona International Speedway. DAYTONA BEACH, FLORIDA – JULY 07: Justin Haley, driver of the #77 Fraternal Order of Eagles Chevrolet, sits in the media center with the trophy before being declared the winner of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup ...

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Portion Of M-10 Freeway Named ‘Aretha Franklin Memorial Highway’ – Detroit News Watch

DETROIT, Mich. (Detroit News Watch) – A portion of the M-10 freeway between Livernois and I-94 in Detroit has been designated as the “Aretha Franklin Memorial Highway.” It was announced Monday after Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed HB 4060 which was introduced by Representative Leslie Love. “Aretha Franklin was an American icon. She began her career here in the heart of ...

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MDOT Lifts Traffic Restrictions To Ease Fourth of July Travel – Detroit News Watch

(Detroit News Watch) – The Michigan Department of Transportation is removing lane restrictions on more than two-thirds of its road and bridge projects statewide to ease traffic delays for holiday travelers. Beginning at 3 p.m. Wednesday, July 3, and continuing until 6 a.m. Monday, July 8, 101 out of 143 projects statewide will have lane restrictions removed. While motorists will ...

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Former U.P. Psychologist Sentenced For Multiple Counts of Second Degree CSC – Detroit News Watch

LANSING, Mich. (Detroit News Watch) – A former limited license psychologist practicing in Marquette, Caspian and Kingsford – all U.P. communities – was sentenced to 54 months to 15 years in prison on three felony counts of Second Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct. Michael Varney, 62, of Caspian, was also sentenced to 282 days each on seven other felony charges before ...

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5 Ways To Beat The Heat – Detroit News Watch

The summer heat makes for a beautiful day, but it can be unbearable. Here are some ways to ensure you stay safe while enjoying the sun: 1. Bring an Umbrella (Credit: rawpixel.com/Shutterstock) Yes, umbrellas are not just good for rainy days. On a sunny day, get an umbrella to take outside to block out extreme sun rays. Your skin will ...

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