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Governor Whitmer Extends Stay Home, Stay Safe Order

April 24th 2020

Today, Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed executive order 2020-59, extending her “Stay Home, Stay Safe” order through May 15.

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April 23rd 2020

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Court Order Extends Filing Deadline for Candidates, Reduces…

April 20th 2020

US District Court Judge Terrence Berg issued a court order that changes the April 21 filing deadline and rules for some candidates

Mike Kowall Announces Candidacy for Oakland County Executive

April 17th 2020

Mike Kowall, a Republican from White Lake, has filed to run for Oakland County Executive.

March 14 – Islam and its People Presentation at Franklin Library

March 1st 2020

This presentation will offer a broad understanding of what Islam is,

Restaurant Inspection Reports Soon to be Available Online

February 6th 2020

Oakland County will join Macomb County, Wayne County and the City of Detroit, which have adopted similar policies.

Oakland County Times Favorite Stories of 2019

January 12th 2020

Here’s a look back at the best stories of the past year.

Listening and Believing: HAVEN’s Recommendations for How to Help 

December 29th 2019

The recommended response to reports of violence is not necessarily what people might expect, and in fact surprised many of the women in the roo

Dec. 5 – Presentation on Disease Outbreak Investigations

December 1st 2019

Learn about transmission, laws to protect against illness, Oakland County Health Division’s Outbreak investigation process and who is involved.

What are People in Oakland County Thankful For?

November 28th 2019

We asked people across Oakland County what they are grateful for this Thanksgiving. Here are some of the many great things people shared…