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Past articles by Christine:

Former teammates of 18-year-old Broome Park shooting victim in shock

The victim’s name is Alyssa McMahon from South Lyon, who is a former member of the high school cheer team. → Read More

Back to the Bricks security may look a little different this year

Usually several agencies team up during Back to the Bricks. This year however, the City of Flint said each department decided to focus on their own jurisdiction... → Read More

Village of Gaines happy to hear tornado siren

During the county's monthly siren test, residents were pleased to announce the siren had been fixed. → Read More

Stuck flood gate on Argentine Dam has residents concerned

People who live on Lobdell Lake want to know when the Genesee County Road Commission will fix the Argentine Dam before it's too late. → Read More

Flushing Township working to get tornado siren back up and running

According to the Genesee County Emergency Office's system report, since March 2021, the siren in Flushing Twp off of north Seymour Road rotates but no sound come out. → Read More

Genesee County Land Bank seeking public input on thousands of properties

The Genesee County Land Bank now is asking Flint residents what they want to see done about blight. → Read More

Kennels in high demand as pandemic eases

At Stonington Kennel in Genesee County, reservations have more than doubled compared to pre-pandemic. Now clients may have to book months in advance. → Read More

East Court St. homeowners fed up with persistent water main breaks

People who live on East Court Street in Flint said they've had enough after their roads, sidewalks and neighborhoods flood because of another water main break. → Read More

COVID-19 survivor celebrates one year anniversary of leaving hospital

A COVID survivor is celebrating his one year anniversary of leaving the hospital by dedicating the day to the doctors and nurses who saved his life. → Read More

Grand Blanc’s Bicentennial Park floods, turning grassy fields into soggy marsh

The park experienced some unusual flooding this past weekend due to the amount of rain. → Read More

Michigan reaches 60 percent benchmark for COVID-19 Vaccine, Genesee Co falling behind

Although the state has hit 60 percent, the Genesee County Health Department is concerned about the county's slow vaccination rate. → Read More

Mundy Twp. builds park, trail and baseball field for people of all abilities

Mundy Township in Genesee County has completed phase one of the Miracle Commons Park. The park was carefully designed to allow people with all abilities to utilize the space. → Read More

Expungement creates extra work for Genesee County prosecutors with limited staff

There’s some concern about how everything will get processed, so those people that qualify for expungement, get the clean slate they earned. → Read More

Genesee County Court to resume in person jury trails, giving accused and victims their long waited justice

The pandemic has caused a massive backlog of cases, 1,300 cases have been put on hold because of COVID safety restrictions and hundreds of jury trails. Now, in-person jury trials will start back up next week. → Read More

Fiancé of missing man last seen in the Saginaw Bay, not giving up hope

A woman in Bay County isn’t giving up hope on finding her fiancé who went missing in the Saginaw Bay Sunday evening. → Read More

St. Charles community remembers 17-year-old recent graduate killed in crash

The Saint Charles community is mourning the loss of a 17-year-old cheerleader, band member and recent high school graduate, who died Sunday night crossing a local intersection. → Read More

Flint Teens Against Violence Reach Halls of Congress

Last month, ABC12 told you about some teens who are sick of the violence in Flint and took action. Now, we've learned their calls for change has reached the halls of Congress. → Read More

Rental crisis: Tenants frustrated with increasing monthly payments

Renters in Grand Blanc say because of the high demand but low supply, their rent is increasing by 50 to 100 dollars more a month. → Read More

MSP reminds drivers to schedule appointment with SOS to renew driving certificates

Although the state is offering more alternatives for drivers, a lot of people are still struggling to get an appointment. → Read More