Big roll out at the Big House; University of Michigan opens vaccine clinic at stadium

ANN ARBOR, Mich. – Some pretty impressive battles have taken place at the University of Michigan’s Big House over the years, but nothing quite like its latest undertaking. As the COVID-19 vaccine rollout continues around the country, its distribution has snaked its way to Ann Arbor where the university health system hopes to innoculate hundreds … Read more

Michigan reports 4,222 more COVID-19 cases on Wednesday and 51 more deaths

(FOX 2) – On Wednesday, December 30, 2020, the state of Michigan reported 4,222 more COVID-19 cases and 51 more deaths linked to the virus. The totals in the state since the start of the pandemic are now at 488,144 cases and 12,333 deaths.  On Saturday, the state reported numbers from over the Christmas holiday. The state reported 7,341 new cases from Dec. … Read more

Longtime Dearborn Heights mayor Daniel Paletko dies from COVID-19 complications

article DEARBORN HEIGHTS, Mich. (FOX 2) – The longtime mayor of Dearborn Heights, Daniel Paletko, has died from COVID-19, the city announced overnight.  An announcement online said Paletko died suddenly late Tuesday from complications associated with COVID-19. He was 70 years old. Paletko was appointed mayor in 2004 and then reelected in 2005, 2009, 2013 … Read more

Funeral held for Wayne County Sheriff Benny Napoleon

(FOX 2) – A private funeral was held Wednesday for Wayne County Sheriff Benny Napoleon, who died earlier this month at the age of 65 after contracting COVID-19.  The funeral was livestreamed courtesy of Swanson Funeral Home. You can watch the service in the video player below or on Facebook here.  The community came together earlier … Read more

Michigan reports 3,414 COVID-19 cases, 193 deaths on Tuesday, including 105 from vital records review

(FOX 2) – On Tuesday, December 29, 2020, the state of Michigan reported 3,414 more COVID-19 cases and 193 more deaths linked to the virus, including 105 from vital records reviews. The totals in the state since the start of the pandemic are now at 483,922 cases and 12,282 deaths.  On Saturday, the state reported numbers from over the Christmas holiday. The state reported … Read more

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signs $106M relief bill, extends unemployment benefits

(FOX 2) – Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has signed a $106 million bipartisan relief bill to provide families and small businesses support while also extending unemployment benefits to 26 weeks. Whitmer announced the signing during a COVID-19 news conference on Tuesday as she spoke on the state of COVID-19 in Michigan along with Chief Medical Executive … Read more

‘Married at First Sight’ Star Jamie Otis Opens Up About ‘Torment’ She Still Feels After Having Abortions as a Teen

Former “Married at First Sight” star Jamie Otis didn’t have the easiest childhood. One of five children, Otis’ mom wasn’t able to care for any of them. Once Otis was old enough to handle it, she became her siblings’ primary caregiver. Otis told People: Ever since I was little, my mom told me she almost aborted … Read more

Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office: Woman charged with second-degree murder following shooting

PINEY FLATS, Tenn. (WJHL) – The Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office has charged a woman with second-degree murder following a shooting investigation. According to a release, Teresa Sherrill, 48, is charged for the death of John Sherrill, 71. The Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch received a 911 call Sunday just before 9:00 p.m. from 341 Warren … Read more

Michigan reports 3,239 COVID-19 cases, 60 more deaths on Monday over past two days

(FOX 2) – On Monday, December 28, 2020, the state of Michigan reported 3,239 more COVID-19 cases and 60 more deaths linked to the virus over the past two days, as the state no longer reports data on Sundays. The totals in the state since the start of the pandemic are now at 480,508 cases and 12,089 deaths.  On Saturday, the state reported numbers … Read more