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2020 Candidate Interview: Karin Winchester for Holly Twp Clerk

May 23rd 2020

In the race for Holly Township Clerk, there are only Republicans running, with Incumbent Township Clerk Karin Winchester on the ballot as well as challenger Katy Golden.

Hundreds Gather in Pontiac for State of the County Address

February 13th 2020

Pontiac’s Strand Theatre was packed Wednesday evening for the annual State of Oakland County Address, which for the first time in decades was given by a Democratic County Executive. 

2019 Candidate Interview: Dave Henderson for Troy Mayor

September 18th 2019

Dave Henderson is running for Mayor of Troy in the Nov. 5, 2019 election.

2019 Candidate Interview: Pamela Lindell for Royal Oak City Commission

September 15th 2019

Pamela Lindell is running for Royal Oak City Commission in the Nov. 5, 2019 election.

2019 Candidate Interview: Carolyn Upton, Novi City Council Partial Term

August 31st 2019

Carolyn Upton is running for Novi City Council in the Nov. 5, 2019 election for the partial term seat that ends in 2021.

Aug. 6 Election: Ballot Measures and Rochester Hills Primary Interviews

August 5th 2019

Aug. 6 is an Election Day and voters in several communities will have measures on the ballot. 

Rochester Hills also has a primary election. 

Presidential Hopeful Kirsten Gillibrand Visits, Focuses on Gun Violence

July 12th 2019

Presidential hopeful and current US Senator Kirsten Gillibrand of New York visited Bloomfield Hills Friday as part of her “Trump Broken Promises Tour.”

Here’s How to Watch the 2019 State of the County Address Feb. 7

February 6th 2019

Here’s How to Watch the 2019 State of the County Address Feb. 7 (event page) Pontiac, MI- The 2019 Oakland County State of the County address will be held Thursday, February 7th at 7:00 p.m. at the new corporate headquarters of United Shore in Pontiac. Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson will address about 800 Oakland County […]

Demonstration in Ferndale Shows Support for “Blue Wave” in Congress

January 6th 2019

Demonstration in Ferndale Shows Support for “Blue Wave” in Congress (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 6, 2019) Ferndale, MI- As the 116th Congress begins the work of representing the nation, Democrats around the county have been holding rallies to show support.  About 100 people gathered at 9 Mile and Woodward in Downtown Ferndale Thursday as part […]

County Commissioners Swearing in Ceremony Jan. 9

January 6th 2019

County Commissioners Swearing in Ceremony Jan. 9 Pontiac, MI- The Oakland County Board of Commissioners will hold its first meeting of the 2019-2020 session and will welcome six (6) new members, including Thomas Kuhn, Penny Luebs (pictured, middle), Gwen Markham (pictured, right), William Miller, Kristen Nelson and Angela Powell (pictured, left), as well as 15 […]