The FBI raids a GOP candidate’s home and a man was found dead inside of a funeral home: The top 10 Metro Times headlines

Here’s what our readers were interested in this week

GOP gubernatorial candidate Ryan Kelley. - Courtesy
GOP gubernatorial candidate Ryan Kelley.

There's something ironic about a man being killed inside an abandoned funeral home. Our readers were certainly interested in the circumstances surrounding a man's death inside Flint's Swanson Funeral Home.

It's not a Michigan political season without scandal and our readers were interested in the FBI searching the home of GOP gubernatorial candidate Ryan Kelley.

Our readers must be looking for things to do this weekend as many of them checked out the details for Eastern Market's VegFest and Beacon Park's Saturday Night Market.

But our readers were most interested in the COVID-19 spreader event that was the Mackinac Policy Conference.

All of that and a little bit more. Here are the top stories of the week:

10. "James Craig cannot appear on the ballot in Michigan’s gubernatorial election, court rules"

9. "On the Rise Bakery reopens in Detroit with new location"

8. "Jeeter cannabis expands into Michigan with infused pre-rolls"

7."Detroit’s Eastern Market will go vegan for VegFest this weekend"

6. "Downtown Detroit’s Beacon Park Saturday Night Market series starts this weekend"

5."FBI arrests GOP Michigan gubernatorial candidate Ryan Kelley, searches his home"

4. "Man found crushed to death inside an abandoned funeral home in Flint"

3. "State Senate Democrats walk out of hearing over bill to ban teaching about systemic racism"

2. "Body found inside abandoned Flint funeral home belonged to a scrapper, building owner says"

1. "Michigan’s Mackinac Policy Conference was a COVID-19 superspreader as movers and shakers come down with virus"

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Alex Washington

Born and raised on Detroit's Westside, Alex Washington is about as Detroit as they come. She judges your coney island order and serves a mean side-eye when anything across Eight Mile is called "Detroit." Her writing has been published in Real Detroit Weekly, The Detroit Free Press, Model D, BLAC magazine, and...
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