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Tablets for County Jail Inmates to Reduce Contraband, Improve Education

October 25th 2020

Inmates  will  also  have  complete  access  to  a  library  on  the  tablets  which  will  include education, substance abuse resources, cognitive behavior programming, as well as a complete law library. Having  access  to  this  programming,  has  been  proven to  dramatically  reduce  recidivism, change inmate behavior, and better prepare inmates when released back into the community.

Oakland County Launches At Home Flu Vaccinations for Older Adults

October 23rd 2020

Public Health Nurses will visit residents’ home during a designated appointment time. Nurses can provide individuals 65 years and older a senior higher dose or regular flu shot.

Road Commission Hiring Seasonal Snow Plow Drivers

October 20th 2020

The position pays up to $20 per hour, and duties include snow-storm road plowing and salting as well as other non-snow-related road-maintenance activities

Two Easy Ways to Help This Local News Site

October 19th 2020

Hello readers!  This post is because we’re reaching out to the people who use this site to help us with a couple of key things:

Videos:  Candidates for Oakland County Executive

October 19th 2020

In the race for Oakland County Executive there are three candidates.

Videos: Interviews for Oakland County Sheriff Candidates

October 19th 2020

In the race for Oakland County Sheriff, incumbent Michael Bouchard, a Republican, is running for re-election.  Democrat Vincent Gregory is also on the ballot. 

Videos: Candidates for Oakland County Prosecutor

October 19th 2020

In the Nov. 3 election, voters in Oakland County will chose between Democrat Karen McDonald and Republican Lin Goetz for Prosecutor.

Videos: Candidates for Oakland County Treasurer

October 19th 2020

The candidates for Oakland County Treasurer are Democrat Robert Wittenberg and Republican Joe Kent.

Bill Signed into Law to Allow Remote Public Meetings to Continue

October 16th 2020

By allowing for remote meetings, public bodies and residents can continue practicing safe social distancing while also ensuring meetings remain open, accessible and transparent to the public,” said Governor Whitmer.

Halloween and COVID: What Activities are High, Moderate, and Low Risk?

October 15th 2020

The being said, many traditional Halloween activities can be high-risk for spreading viruses. There are several safer, alternative ways to participate in Halloween.