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Saturday, 2018 Sep 29th

Coach Joe Palka wanted his Saline varsity football team to start strong on the road. They did that. Causing a turnover and scoring a touchdown before the announced 7 p.m. start time.

Saline went on to win 40-0 and improve to 3-0 in the SEC Red and 5-1 overall.


SEC Standings (SEC, Overall)

Saline 3-0, 5-1
Monroe 3-0, 5-1
Pioneer 1-2, 3-3
Skyline 1-2, 3-3
Bedford 1-2, 2-4
Huron 0-3, 0-6



Friday, 2018 Sep 28th

Limited Water Shut Down Notice

On Monday, October 1, 2018 (7:30 AM-3:30 PM), a private contractor will be completing a hydrant removal & water main tie-in for the Maple Cove housing development located on N. Maple Road.  This work will require shutting down the water main service resulting in a complete loss of water pressure for the addresses listed above. (Click on image to see in full resolution)

Only the addresses listed on the map below will be under a Boil Water Advisory starting Monday, October 1, 2018. 


Saline Oktoberfest, a celebration of the beginning of autumn and the city's sister-city relationship with Lindenberg, Germany, begins Friday evening in downtown Saline.

The gates open at 5 p.m. 

Festmaster Bruce Westlake will be joined by Mayor Brian Marl and other local officials for the "Tapping of the Golden Keg" at 6:45 p.m.

Your Generation in Concert takes the stage around 8 a.m. and will play the greatest hits of the the last 40 years.

Downtown Saline

Thursday, 2018 Sep 27th

The project remains on schedule for the city's wastewater treatment plant odor control system to be completed in spring 2019.  Work is being performed daily at the WWTP.  October will see most or all of the concrete foundations completed.  Through the winter months, the contractors will assemble duct supports and ducts to collect the odorous air and deliver it to the odor control units.  The odor control treatment units have been ordered and will be manufactured over the winter months for delivery in the spring.


Westlake will launch the German cultural event at the Tapping of the Golden Keg on Friday, Sept. 28 at 7 p.m. 

Downtown Saline

Pioneer edged Saline, 94.5 to 91.5, in varsity swim and dive action at Saline Tuesday.

Saline won two of the three relays and five out of the eight swimming events.


Wednesday, 2018 Sep 26th

On a hot and humid afternoon, the Saline cross country teams ran in the second SEC Jamboree Tuesday. The race was held on a muddy and hilly course at Cass-Benton Park in Northville.

Saline’s girls finished second to Pioneer with 38 points. Skyline was third with 88 points.


Saline area voters are invited to watch and participate in a forum with six candidates for the Board of Education at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Oct 2 at “The Hot Spot” in Saline Middle School.


The Saline varsity volleyball team, fresh off a huge win at a tournament in Novi Saturday, swept Pioneer in the team’s home opener Tuesday.


Tuesday, 2018 Sep 25th

If there’s a criticism of the undefeated Saline varsity boys’ soccer team, it’s that for their possession and pressure, at times, they’ve struggled to score goals.


Saline resident and Realtor Todd Lands has been named 2018 Realtor of the Year by the Ann Arbor Board of Realtors.

The Realtor of the Year Award is presented by the Ann Arbor Area Board of Realtors to a member who demonstrates achievement and contributions to:

Real Estate

Saline Main Street organizers of the 14th Annual Saline Oktoberfest have announced that local community leader Bruce Westlake will be honored as this year’s Festmaster.

Westlake will launch the German cultural event at the Tapping of the Golden Keg on Friday, Sept. 28 at 7 p.m. 

Downtown Saline

Carol A. Watkins, 88 of Saline passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 23, 2018.  

Carol was born January 31, 1930 to the late Norton Eugene Grannis and Elva Ada (Hooker) Grannis.  

The current solar array on the roof of the Saline District Library

The Saline District Library will soon be adding to its solar array and offsetting even more of its energy use.

Be Green

Girls Travel League Tryouts take place this Sunday. 
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The Foundation for Saline Area Schools (FSAS) will host a luncheon on Thursday, October 18th to kick off the 31st year of the organization.  The luncheon will be held at Liberty School and will begin promptly at 12:00 p.m.


Monday, 2018 Sep 24th

The Washtenaw County Prosecuting Attorney’s office authorized three complaints against a 46-year-old Saline woman accused of assaulting her boyfriend and burning his belongings.

Police & Fire
RunTough for ChaTough - Price Increase on Thursday

RunTough for ChadTough - Register Now - Prices Go Up on Thursday!

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.  On Saturday, September 29th, The ChadTough Foundation will once again host RunTough for ChadTough 5K and 1M Fun Run to raise money for pediatric cancer research.  Cancer is the leading cause of death by disease for children, and brain cancer is the most fatal.  Every kid deserves to survive cancer, so The ChadTough Foundation is committed to funding research until a cure is found!