August 29, 2014
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You'll get to see more than water and steel, that's for sure.  Monday sees the annual Trek the Trestle Walk as organized by the St. Clair County Parks and Recreation Commission.  The event is fashioned after the Mighty Mac Bridge walk on Labor Day, with the county's Dennis DeLor saying the scenery will be spectacular. The 640-foot trestle bridge is the longest of its
 
It's the latest viral video sensation, and it's also for a good cause... that's the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, which is now quite literally soaking the nation as it raises awareness and money for the ALS Association, the non-profit organization that's fighting Lou Gehrig's Disease.  The challenge involves people getting doused with buckets of ice water on video and
 
The body of a woman from Canada was recovered early Friday morning after she apparently jumped, Thursday night, off of the Blue Water Bridge.  It was at least the third such case reported this year and happened about 10:00 p.m., last night.  The body was found in the Saint Clair River near the Port Huron and Marysville border.  She was identified as a 44-year-old Sarnia
 
The St. Clair County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management is reminding residents that a special local outdoor siren test is scheduled for Tuesday, September 2nd.  The 12:30 p.m. test will replace the scheduled monthly test that would have happened on Monday September 1st, which is the Labor Day Holiday.  The local tests are conducted monthly to ensure that the
 
One suspect is dead and another is still at large, after an attempted robbery and fatal shooting outside a bank at 16-Mile and Gratiot. It happened Thursday afternoon, at a Bank of America branch in Macomb County's Clinton Township. F.B.I. and local authorities are continuing their investigations into the theft.
 
 
 
The Port Huron Planning Commission next week will take up a proposal about a student building to be used by those attending the Baker College of Port Huron culinary institute, with plans for it to be built along St. Clair Street.  Site plans have been submitted for approval and a public hearing on the item will be held during the Planning Commission's meeting on Tuesday. 
 
The death of a homeless man, who's body was found Saturday behind the Kroger store in Port Huron Township, has been deemed suspicious, with the St. Clair County Sheriff's Office asking for the public's help as they look for a Person of Interest in the case.  Sheriff Tim Donnellon says they're trying to locate 50-year old Mark David Ivers, who's believed to be
 
It's a big thumbs up for Thumbfest.  The free music festival in Lexington happens on Saturday, with several stages set up for performers, workshop and jam  sessions, a kids stage and more.  Organizer Mike Mercatante tells us folk music has made a comeback in recent years, with it blending and influencing other genres and styles, and younger generations putting their own
 
A burglary in Columbus Township, earlier this month, has the St. Clair County Sheriff's Office seeking the public's help in the case.  The incident happened Wednesday, August 20th about 5:00 a.m., at the Treeside Market, at 8792 Gratiot Avenue, with alcohol and cigarettes taken.  The suspect is described as a white male, who was wearing all black clothing and a
 
After dropping to the low $3.30’s gasoline prices are on the rise in the state despite lower crude oil prices.  The pre-holiday boost sees a price alert issued by gasbuddy.com, with the website suggesting pumps could be set soon at $3.70 per gallon or higher.
 
 
The Detroit Lions shutout the Buffalo Bills 23-0 on Thursday to close out the pre-season.  Kellen Moore was 17 of 28 for 172 yards and two touchdowns for the Lions, who open the regular season on September 8 against the New York Giants.
Bret Zihlavsky caught two touchdown passes and threw one, as Richmond opened the high school football season with a 47-0 win at Marysville on Thursday night.  Stefan Fenwick rushed for 112 yards, 95 on a fourth quarter touchdown run.  First year starter Trevor Barrett threw for 90 yards and two touchdowns.
Alex Avila drove in two runs, including the game winner in the bottom of the ninth, as the Detroit Tigers beat the New York Yankees 3-2 on Thursday at Comerica Park.  Detroit heads to Chicago to start a four game series with the White Sox on Friday night.
David Price allowed nine consecutive hits in the third inning, as the New York Yankees scored all eight of their runs to take an 8-4 victory over the Tigers on Wednesday night.  Victor Martinez hit a solo home runs for the Tigers, who also got RBI from Miguel Cabrera, Torii Hunter, and Nick Castellanos.  The final game of a three game series is set for Thursday afternoon at Comerica
Rick Porcello scattered nine hits over eight innings and pitched the Detroit Tigers to a 5-2 win over the New York Yankees on Tuesday night at Comerica Park.  JD Martinez had three hits for Detroit, and scored two runs while knocking in one.  The second game of a three game series is set for Wednesday night.
The Detroit Tigers blasted out 18 hits and beat the Minnesota Twins 13-4 on Sunday to earn a split in a four game series.  Victor Martinez had three hits, including a home run, and knocked in four runs, while Torii Hunter added two hits and four RBI.  Max Scherzer picked up the win, his 15th of the year.  The Tigers open a three game series with the Yankees in Detroit on Tuesday.
The Detroit Tigers pounded out 17 hits in the night cap and beat the Minnesota Twins 8-6 on Saturday night to gain a split in a day-night double header.  Nick Castellanos and Eugenio Suarez each knocked in two runs, while Torii Hunter, Victor Martinez, and JD Martinez all had three hits.  The Tigers and Twins wrap up a four game series on Sunday afternoon in Minnesota.
A six run second inning got the Minnesota Twins off and running, on their way to a 12-4 win over the Detroit Tigers in the first game of a double header on Saturday.  Kennys Vargas hit two doubles and drove in five runs for the Twins, who also got three RBI each from Joe Mauer and Jordan Schafer.  In two games the Twins have scored 32 runs on 34 hits against Detroit pitching.
The Minnesota Twins beat the Detroit Tigers 20-6 on Friday night in Minnesota.  The Twins had 20 hits, including five from Eduardo Escobar, who was a double shy of the cycle.  Tigers pitchers walked nine in the game and the Tigers made two errors.  Escobar, Danny Santana, Oswaldo Arcia, and Trevor Plouffe all hit home runs for the Twins, while Ian Kinsler homered for the
The Detroit Lions beat the Jacksonville Jaguars 13-12 on Friday night in pre-season action at Ford Field.  Reggie Bush had two carries for 95 yards and scored on an 86 yard run for the Lions, who also got a one yard TD run from George Winn.  Matt Stafford was 10 of 16 for 98 yards and Dan Orlovsky completed nine of eleven passes for 74 yards.  The Lions (2-1) close out the
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