As expected 32-year-old Manuel Gamez was sentenced to life in prison, Wednesday, by Saint Clair County Circuit Court Judge Michael West. That for the killing of Melissa Ichenberg and Daniel McRoberts who were found dead in a Port Huron townhouse in late July of last year. McRoberts had been stabbed multiple times and Ichenberg was strangled in a case that left four children
The St. Clair County Department of Veterans Affairs along with their other partners are getting ready for Operation Veteran Job Readiness, which happens on Friday, at Baker College along Lapeer. The county's Nancy Deising says the event is part of their Preparing Vets for Success program. Deising says the event will offer vets a head to toe checkup that's aimed at enhancing
Michigan’s unemployment rate, in August, declined over the month by three-tenths of a percentage point to 7.4 percent. According to the Michigan Department of Technology, Management & Budget. Fewer unemployed sought jobs in August according to the MDTMB.
Governor Rick Snyder has asked President Obama to declare a major disaster for the state of Michigan as a result of the flash flooding in Macomb, Oakland and Wayne counties on August 11. Snyder requested supplementary federal aid in the form of Individual Assistance and Public Assistance to help eligible residents and state and local government entities because of the severity and
Two Detroit suspects were arrested, this week, in a drug bust by the St. Clair County Drug Task Force. Search warrants served on a residence along the 1-thousand block of 10th Street in Port Huron on Tuesday saw officers seizing $2-thousand dollars worth of heroin, $1-thousand dollars worth of crack cocaine, marijuana and analog pills, as well as $25-hundred dollars in
Port Huron Police say a 36-year old city resident has been arrested as a suspect, in a pair of robberies and one attempted robbery that occurred, this week. The latest was a Dollar General case in Port Huron Township, which saw a man walk in the store and steal money from the cash register, late yesterday afternoon. On Monday, a robbery at Manis Restaurant in Port Huron saw another
Concerns about the purchase of the former Art Van property, along Grand River, have prompted the St. Clair County Board of Commissioners to consider offering a refund of the committed funds to the St. Clair County Library System and the county's Parks and Recreation Commission. The board is expected to consider the refund resolution during their session, on Thursday, according
Helping to raise awareness about child abuse and raising funds for the St. Clair County Child Abuse and Neglect Council... that's Community Roofsit, going on this week at the Birchwood Mall, with WSAQ morning host Chuck Santoni camping out on the mall roof. Mona Armstrong is the county's Senior Assistant Prosecuting Attorney and she says besides raising funds and awareness, one of
A Novi man accused of a fatal traffic accident has been arraigned on charges in St. Clair County District Court. Tommy Taylor is charged with driving while intoxicated causing death, a 15 year felony. A September 23rd preliminary examination has been scheduled. The 41-year old Port Huron Township victim was hit along Water Street.
The Michigan Public Services Commission has approved a settlement with SEMCO Energy to reconcile last year's energy optimization plan. Customers are expected to see a decrease of about two cents for several months on natural gas bills.