Property owners have won a key decision from the Michigan appeals court in their long-running lawsuit over dioxin contamination by Dow Chemical.
The court rejected arguments by Dow that it was too late to sue over dioxin released decades ago into the Tittabawassee River.
No other details, including the relationship of the alleged victims to Janvrin, are being released at this time. If you suspect a child that you know could potentially be a victim, the sheriff’s department is asking that you not question them yourself but instead call the department and a child forensic interviewer will be brought in.
A Mid-Michigan couple are now charged with human sex trafficking.
The Astra turns onto another side street and comes to a stop, but once again takes off.
"He's hit my car once already," the trooper states at one point.We will have to watch for scattered showers and thunderstorms tomorrow afternoon, but most of us will stay dry.We had a wonderful day of weather to kick off June here in Mid-Michigan, but the official beginning of meteorological summer is the beginning of something else as well. According to forecasters at the Climate Prediction Center this year could be more active than usual.Federspiel said 37-year-old Meleney Pully and 56-year-old Melvin Pully, Jr.forced a runaway girl who was under the age of 17 into prostitution to feed their drug habit.James Daniel Werner, 43, is accused of abducting a 14-year-old girl from Saginaw, Michigan, on April 15, then driving her to his home in Fort Atkinson and locking her inside until Friday, when law enforcement found her after receiving a tip.According to the criminal complaint filed Sunday by the U. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan, Werner and the girl started communicating using an instant messenger app called Kik.Werner asked the girl for her address, then drove to her home in Saginaw.He messaged the girl, telling her to come outside, but she didn’t come out until 2 hours later. Werner bought the girl a tablet so she could communicate with him while he was out of the apartment.The plaintiffs, who own property in the river's flood plain, say their land has been spoiled by the pollution. Dow argued that the statute of limitations had expired be...Bill Maher is facing criticism for his use of a racial slur during a discussion with a Republican senator on his HBO talk show Friday night. Ben Sasse of Nebraska during a segment of his "Real Time with Bill Maher." Sasse joked that he would like to have Maher visit Nebraska and work in the fields, which prompted Maher to use a slur in a joke that he was a house slave. Democratic gubernatorial candidates and contenders who might join the race say they want to take lessons learned from the party's disappointing losses in Michigan's last two election cycles and use them to win in 2018.