Thursday, August 16, 2012

Standard Electric expands

Standard Electric Co., a Michigan wholesale electrical distributor headquartered in Saginaw, has expanded its operations to include Wittock Supply Co. in Bay City.

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Kim Higgs resigns from Delta College Board of Trustees

Bay City attorney Kim Higgs

“I was elected to represent taxpayers, and unfortunately, I’ve had limited results trying to do that,”

Board President Robert Emrich said that legal battles involving Higgs have cost the college $270,000. Higgs disputes that number.

Health Advisory: Sewage released into Saginaw River

Residents warned to wash thoroughly after contact with the water.

Last week’s downpours led Great Lakes Bay wastewater treatment plants to discharge 381.57 million gallons of treated sewage into the Saginaw River on Friday.

According to a report from the Saginaw Department of Public Services, 5.1 inches of rainfall caused the city's retention basins to overflow and release 374.7 million gallons of sewage.

Sabrina Jeffrey competes for national Miss Teen in Orlando

The 14-year-old Bay City resident was crowned Miss Michigan's Outstanding Teen in June at Muskegon's Frauenthal Center for the Performing Arts. The win secured her spot in the national competition, which began Tuesday, Aug. 14 and continues through Saturday, Aug. 18.

Good Luck Sabrina!!

Three Bay City men charged in burglary of Princess Wenonah

Nicholas Harness 20
Justin Richardson 17
Brandon Richardson 18

Partytime!  They're accused of stealing beer and wine and are now facing 12 felony charges.

Read more at MLive

Domino's employee robbed at gunpoint

He was standing outside the restaurant at 1213 Kosciuszko Ave., near Madison Avenue having a cigarette.

Read more at WNEM

Tri-City Brewing Co. takes top honors at U.S. Beer Tasting Awards

Bay City's own Tri-City Brewing Co. recently won top honors for three of its beers at the Summer 2012 United States Beer Tasting Championship.