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Thursday, 2013 Jan 24th


The community is encouraged to attend a public forum to discuss the possibility of using the shuttered Houghton Elementary School as an arts and culture center. 

The first of two public forums takes place at 7 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 24 at Stone Arch Arts & Events, located at 117 S. Ann Arbor St.

The forum is being held by the Saline Arts and Culture Committee. According to member Nancy Byers, the committee is just starting a conversation.

Arts & Entertainment

Police do not suspect foul play in the death of a 47-year-old truck driver from Detroit.

Police & Fire

Wednesday, 2013 Jan 23rd

With local city and law enforcement leaders in attendance, school officials discussed ways to make school safer for students, teachers and staff.


A 17-year-old Saline male hit a patch of ice and crashed head-on into the school bus.

Police & Fire

The third annual Saline Winterfest takes place Saturday, Jan. 26 in downtown Saline and at Henne Field. The event is being organized by Saline Main Street.

Today we continue our countown to Winterfest.

Reason #3: Euchre!

The Saline Area Chamber of Commerce is holding a euchre tournament from 12:00-1:30 p.m. at the space once home to the Spotted Dog Winery at 108 E Michigan Ave.

Call the Saline Area Chamber of Commerce at 429-4494 to reserve a spot or for more details.

Arts & Entertainment

Dearborn native Dean Garbarz worked in parks and recreation and taught in Detroit before coming to Saline Area Schools.


Tuesday, 2013 Jan 22nd

Melissa Needham paced the Hornets with 10 points and 7 rebounds in the 52-33 loss.


Daycroft Montessori School students donated 200 pairs of new pajamas and 200 books to needy children.

A parent writes to ask Dr. Nagpal about to handle a bully on a school bus.

The old Spotted Dog location will be a haven for kids during Saline Winterfest Saturday.


A grand opening celebration will be held at a later date.

Local residents are funding a project to build history trails on the city-owned land near the DNR fish ponds off Saline-Milan Road.


New board member Paul Hynek will also be sworn in at Tuesday's meeting.


Monday, 2013 Jan 21st

Students from Washtenaw Community College will demonstrate their ice carving skills at six different locations during Saturday's Saline Winterfest.

Downtown Saline

The Hornets have been propelled by a strong senior class.


Sunday, 2013 Jan 20th

Swimmers like Geoffrey Duong are being counted on to help the Hornets win another state championship.

Is Saline losing its local newspaper office?

Digital First Media, the parent company of the Saline Reporter, is selling its office at 106 W. Michigan Ave. in downtown Saline.

The building is one of two Washtenaw County properties and four Michigan properties listed on the Digital First Media property listings page.