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Artificial trees are not welcome

Artificial trees are not welcome

There is one solemn rule at the Wilcox house during the holiday season. That is quite simply our Christmas tree cannot be of the artificial variety. My affinity for real…

Michigan Woman Suing Doctor for Wrongful Conception

Michigan Woman Suing Doctor for Wrongful Conception

Choosing to become pregnant, quite obviously, should always be a choice. A Michigan woman is suing a doctor for wrongful conception after she was promised that she couldn’t become pregnant.…

A Black Friday worthy of purgatory

A Black Friday worthy of purgatory

Some days just aren’t worth getting outta bed. I had one of those days last Friday. While many of you were celebrating Black Friday, buying the latest and greatest toys…

An interesting week

An interesting week

It’s been an interesting week for this reporter. There was a fire that destroyed a large pole barn, an armed robbery at a Clare business and the miraculous recovery of…

Adopt-A-Pet

Adopt-A-Pet

Pet # 386D16 “Max” is a Rott/lab mix who can be a bit of an escape artist, so he will need a savvy owner to keep him safely at home.…

Only 8% of Winter Boots Are Slip Resistant, Studies Show

Only 8% of Winter Boots Are Slip Resistant, Studies Show

A team of researchers from the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute-University Health Network recently developed a brand new test to evaluate the validity of “slip resistant” footwear on icy surfaces. They used…

Cake Bandit Finally Gets Her Day in Court, Receives Probation

Cake Bandit Finally Gets Her Day in Court, Receives Probation

Ice cream generally contains more than 50% air after the churning process. However, Tricia Kortes’s cake gained much more air than that after sailing through the bakery department at her…

Slow Start to Deer Hunting Season Still Lures Michigan Hunters

Slow Start to Deer Hunting Season Still Lures Michigan Hunters

Michigan’s firearm deer hunting season is officially in full swing, but the deer themselves seem to have gotten wind of the notice, too. Sightings and official tag counts from the…

Judicial Commission Urges Suspension of Judge for Child Custody Trial Misconduct

Judicial Commission Urges Suspension of Judge for Child Custody Trial Misconduct

The Michigan Judicial Tenure Commission is calling for a 30-day unpaid suspension of Oakland County Judge Lisa Gorcyca for her misconduct in a child custody case. The Tenure Commission, a…

Adopt A Pet

Adopt A Pet

120C16 Domino. Male. What you see is what you get! 129C16 6 months old, just came in last week. Nice boy! 372D16 This is a sweet 7-year old male shepherd…

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