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Friday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 03:01 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Ada Forest Hills Eastern 28, Grand Rapids Kenowa Hills 13 Addison 52, Napoleon 34 Adrian Madison 60, Dearborn Advanced Technology 0 Algonac 8, Yale 3 Allen Park 38, Trenton...

Caracal cat owner ticketed, ordered to find them new home

Oct. 15, 2021 12:11 PM EDT

ROYAL OAK, Mich. (AP) — A suburban Detroit woman has been ordered to find another home for her four African caracals after one of the wild cats spent hours on the loose after escaping its enclosure earlier this week. Royal Oak police have issued Elaine Westfall five...

Large African cat captured after escape in Detroit suburb

Oct. 14, 2021 11:53 AM EDT

ROYAL OAK, Mich. (AP) — A large cat native to Africa that escaped from its suburban Detroit home was captured after spending several hours on the lam, according to an animal recovery group. News of the capture of the caracal came at about 11 p.m....

Large African cat escapes owner, prowls Detroit suburb

Oct. 13, 2021 16:45 PM EDT

ROYAL OAK, Mich. (AP) — A large cat native to Africa is on the loose in a suburb north of Detroit after escaping from its owner. The caracal was reported missing around 6:30 a.m. Wednesday in Royal Oak, authorities said. The cat's weight is...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 09, 2021 03:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Addison 59, Grass Lake 0 Almont 14, Armada 7 Ann Arbor Huron def. Ann Arbor Skyline, forfeit Auburn Hills Avondale 35, Royal Oak 21 Bad Axe 53, Vassar 0 ...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 02, 2021 00:30 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Ada Forest Hills Eastern 41, Grand Rapids Ottawa Hills 19 Adrian Madison 54, Morenci 14 Allen Park 35, Dearborn Edsel Ford 6 Allendale 43, Holland Christian 6 Alma 28,...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 25, 2021 01:03 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Addison def. East Jackson, forfeit Ann Arbor Gabriel Richard 24, Bloomfield Hills Cranbrook-Kingswood 17 Ann Arbor Huron 38, Monroe 14 Armada 27, Yale 0 AuGres-Sims 72,...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 11, 2021 01:33 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Addison 42, Hanover-Horton 6 Adrian 35, Ypsilanti 0 Allen Park 42, Gibraltar Carlson 14 Alma 28, Bay City John Glenn 12 Almont 39, Imlay City 0 Ann...

Conviction to be dropped in Michigan fire that killed 5 kids

Aug. 31, 2021 15:56 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Authorities are dropping a murder conviction against a man who is serving a life sentence for a fire that killed five children in suburban Detroit after critical evidence that cast doubt on the case was never shared with the defense before the 2006 trial, a prosecutor said...

Detroit Zoo animals getting COVID-19 vaccine

Aug. 30, 2021 20:01 PM EDT

ROYAL OAK, Mich. (AP) — Some animals are rolling up their fur for a COVID-19 vaccine at the Detroit Zoo. The zoo in suburban Detroit said its gorillas, chimpanzees, tigers and lions are getting a vaccine developed by Zoetis, a veterinary drug company, and authorized by...