Clarkston/Independence Twp.

Semi Truck Driver Who Hit Dentist Office in Clarkston Charged

April 27th 2018

Semi Truck Driver Who Hit Dentist Office in Clarkston Charged Clarkston, MI – The Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, the Crash Reconstruction Unit, and Deputies from the Independence Substation have been continuing their investigation into the circumstances surrounding a personal injury crash which occurred on April 20, 2018, in the City of the Village of Clarkston. […]

Men Overdosing on Heroin at I-75 Rest Area Revived with Narcan

April 25th 2018

Men Overdosing on Heroin at I-75 Rest Area Revived with Narcan (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, April 25, 2018) Springfield Township, MI – INCIDENT:  02:17 hrs 4-24-2018. – Springfield Township – Drug Overdose / NARCAN Administered – #18-75916 SUMMARY:  Deputies and the Springfield Township Fire Department responded to the rest area located on northbound 1-75 for […]

Firefighters Rescue Distressed Man from Radio Tower at Pine Knob

April 20th 2018

Firefighters Rescue Distressed Man from Radio Tower at Pine Knob (Oakland County Sheriff’s Department, April 20, 2018) Independence Township, MI – INCIDENT:  21:23 hrs. – Independence Township – Suicidal Subject / Involuntary Committal – #18-71914 SUMMARY:  The Sheriff’s Operations Center received a 9-1-1 call from a subject who stated that he was suicidal and that […]

Semi Crashes into Dental Office in Clarkston

April 20th 2018

  Semi Crashes into Dental Office in Clarkston (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, April 20, 2018) Here are the details we have so far regarding the crash in Independence: The Tractor Trailer (dual-tandem) Gravel Hauler was N/B on M-15. Prior to the crash, the Sheriff’s 911 Operations Center received a BOL call for a semi traveling […]

Process Moves forward for Clarkston Superintendent Search

March 12th 2018

Process Moves forward for Clarkston Superintendent Search  (Clarkston Community Schools, March 12, 2018) Clarkston, MI – At their February 26 meeting, the CCS Board of Education approved the hiring of Michigan Association of School Boards (MASB) to conduct a search for the next CCS Superintendent. The timeline for this process is fairly short; a preliminary […]

Reporter Food: Hamlin Pub in Rochester Hills

March 3rd 2018

Reporter Food: Hamlin Pub in Rochester Hills (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 3, 2018) Rochester Hills, Clarkston, Chesterfield, Shelby Township, MI – I’ve heard the name Hamlin Pub for years and finally had a chance to try it with a friend of mine for lunch a few weeks back. The weather was cold and gloomy, so […]

Babysitting Workshop in Clarkston Starts March 10

February 26th 2018

  Babysitting Workshop in Clarkston Starts March 10 Clarkston, MI – Clarkston Community Education Babysitting Workshop for Ages 11-16. The purpose of this course to increase the availability of young, adolescent/teen baby- sitters who can provide safe and nurturing care for children. Basic child care, decision  making, as well as CPR and First Aid are […]

Bowling Fundraiser for Clarkston Bowling Teams March 11

February 17th 2018

Bowling Fundraiser for Clarkston Bowling Teams March 11 Clarkston, MI -Join us and/or donate to help raise money to support our Bowling teams.   Sunday, March 11, 2018 from 12 n – 3 p.m. at Cherry Hill Lanes The team is looking for donations to be included in baskets that will be raffled off at […]

Superintendents Assure Parents, Share Resources in Wake of Florida School Shooting

February 15th 2018

Superintendents Assure Parents, Share Resources in Wake of  Florida School Shooting (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 15, 2018) Clarkston, Farmington, Ferndale, Madison Heights,  MI – Wednesday’s shooting in Parkland Florida left 17 people dead.  It also left parents and school administrators across the country with a painful reminder of the need to keep students safe. “When […]

Clarkston Schools Accepts Report on Rod Rock’s Relationship…

February 14th 2018

Clarkston Schools Accepts Report on Rod Rock’s Relationship with Former Student (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 14, 2018) Clarkston, MI – Clarkston Community Schools released findings from law firm Dickinson Wright that looked into former Superintendent Rod Rock’s relationship and history in the district to see if any wrongdoing had taken place that the district was […]