Amy Lange is an Emmy award-winning anchor and reporter with FOX 2 News.
From politics to courts to social issues, Lange's reporting has allowed her to cover some of the most important stories of our time. She's been to Philadelphia for the Democratic National Convention, to Capitol Hill for testimony on the Flint Water Crisis and to the Supreme Court for the same-sex marriage case after spending several years covering a Michigan couple's fight for the right to marry. She also traveled numerous times to an orphanage in Haiti following the earthquake there to tell the story of the children impacted by the natural disaster.
Lange has won multiple Emmy awards including best anchor and investigative reporter. Passionate about the issue of homelessness, she has won Emmy awards for her reporting in Haiti, and her work on children in the state foster care system. Her work on homeless veterans was recognized with an Edward R Murrow Regional Award. She has also received awards from the Society of Professional Journalists, the Michigan Association of Broadcasters and the Associated Press.
Lange came to FOX 2 from WEYI-TV in Flint, Michigan, where she worked as a reporter/anchor from 1996 until 1998. Before joining WEYI, Lange was a news promotions producer and an associate news producer at WTVJ in Miami, Florida.
Lange graduated cum laude with honors from the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida, where she majored in Broadcast Journalism and Spanish. In 2008 she received her Master's degree in Social Justice from Marygrove College in Detroit.
The Port Huron community threw a homecoming celebration for an Army veteran who has served all over the world.
George McMartin left Port Huron after high school and then was sent overseas to fight in World War II. Although life never brought him back to Michigan -- this vet has never forgotten about his hometown.
Bobby Ferguson, an associate of Kwame Kilpatrick, was released from prison early this week.
Bobby Ferguson is free after he was granted a compassionate release eight years into his 21-year sentence.
A close friend of Kwame Kilpatrick, Bobby Ferguson, was granted a compassionate after serving three months of a 28-year prison sentence by a federal judge.
Sean McCarroll, a well-liked teacher spoke up during the Grosse Pointe School Board meeting to discuss a new COVID policy, saying the policy was putting teachers and students alike at risk. He resigned and is now getting support from other teachers - who called out sick on Wednesday.
Following Monday's controversial COVID-19 policy decision by the Grosse Pointe board, one teacher resigned and 116 others called out sick on Wednesday in solidarity.
The attorney for Michigan State Representative Jewell Jones said police used excessive force when they took him to the ground, tased him, and pepper-sprayed him when he was pulled over for alleged drunk driving.
The attorney for Michigan representative Jewell Jones said the troopers who arrested him used too much force when they arrested him and says it's because Jones is a Black man in Livingston County.
Mayor Mike Duggan said the commission responsible for planning the future of the city isn't considering how billions of dollars will be raised to pay for some services it wants for the future of Detroit.