GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — A federal jury in western Michigan on Tuesday cleared a Republican state lawmaker of lying to federal authorities but was hung on two other charges against him.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Michigan House voted Tuesday to approve a 10% pay increase for state Supreme Court justices, backing a recommendation made by a compensation commission.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois has approved two more marijuana cultivation centers ahead of the start of legal recreational sales next year, officials announced Tuesday.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan would legalize sports betting and internet gambling under bills approved Tuesday by a legislative panel, as lawmakers worked to send the measures to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer by week's end.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Republican-led Michigan Legislature on Tuesday overwhelmingly voted to restore more than half of the state funding that Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer vetoed, largely resolving a protracted budget process that broke down over fixing aging roads and morphed into a …
PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — A man accused of running over and killing a sheriff's deputy in southeastern Michigan will spend the rest of his life in prison without parole.
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Emails show senior employees at an engineering company hired by Flint were concerned about lead in the city's water in 2015 but didn't go public, news organizations reported Tuesday.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A case of chronic wasting disease has been confirmed in a captive deer in Douglas County of west-central Minnesota, marking the first appearance of the fatal brain disease in that county, the Board of Animal Health announced Tuesday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A full year before Election Day 2020, Republicans quietly executed a “dry run” of President Donald Trump's massive reelection machine.
An Alabama man with a history of mental illness is accused of threatening to “destroy” President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin, and kill the children of U.S. officials.
DETROIT (AP) — A company agreed to pay $4 million to settle a lawsuit over thousands of defective streetlights in Detroit, a newspaper reported.
BURNS HARBOR, Ind. (AP) — A Michigan woman who was a deckhand on an ore boat has died after falling into Lake Michigan at the Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor, authorities said.
ANN ARBOR (AP) — One Kreps brother uses a wheelchair and the other doesn’t, yet they are able to play sports together on a level playing field thanks to an augmented reality system developed at the University of Michigan.
FARMINGTON HILLS (AP) — Federal agencies have pushed back against criticism that they entrapped hundreds of foreigners who enrolled in a fake school the agencies opened in an effort to fight visa fraud, saying those who enrolled knew they weren’t signing up for a real school and that they on…
Generally, foreigners are not allowed to buy guns in the United States. But there are exceptions written into federal law, which may explain how the Saudi flight student who shot three servicemen to death at the Pensacola naval base was able to purchase a weapon.
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — General Motors has agreed to loan $40 million to a newly formed company that wants to make electric pickup trucks at a massive Ohio assembly plant GM shut down earlier this year.
CONSTANTINE, Mich. (AP) — A man who was repeatedly hounded by police during an investigation of a girl’s killing in southwestern Michigan has filed a lawsuit, two years after his wrongful conviction for perjury was thrown out.
CHICOPEE, Mass. (AP) — More than a century ago, waves of Catholic immigrants from Ireland, Poland and Quebec settled in Chicopee and other western Massachusetts mill towns, helping build churches, rectories and schools to accommodate their faith. Today the priests leading those churches are …
CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A man who crashed his vehicle into a utility pole in suburban Detroit was charged Monday in the death of his 7-year-old son.
UnitedHealth plans to acquire Diplomat Pharmacy at a steep discount about a month after the specialty drug provider said it may not be able to make its debt payments.
SOUTHFIELD (AP) — Free training on how to administer Naloxone, an opioid-blocking drug used to reverse the effects of an overdose, will be offered by first responders in a suburban Detroit community and health and anti-drug groups.
MONROE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Rescue crews searched Sunday for a 51-year-old Michigan man after a 16-foot fishing boat flipped over on Lake Erie in Monroe Township, authorities said.
This Week's Circulars
WILLIAMSBURG [mdash] Dennis Eugene Mull, of Williamsburg, died Dec. 7, 2019. He was born in Ypsilanti. Denny is survived by his beloved wife, Susan Mull; sons, Tom and Mark Mull; sister, Myla Somers (Norm); and brothers, Ron (Jearl) and Joey (Colleen). Denny was also dearly loved by his step…
FRANKFORT [mdash] Sharron Sue Davy, 78, died Dec. 5, 2019 at her home in Frankfort. Her loving husband was at her side. She was born in Petoskey in 1941 the daughter of George and Frances Shook. Sharron grew up in Detroit. In 1962 Sharron married Thomas Davy. Together they raised three child…
INTERLOCHEN [mdash] Lois Joan Waulkazoo, 78, of Interlochen, died Dec. 4, 2019 at her home. Born in 1941, she was the daughter of William Hugh Milton and Anna Pearl Hamilton. Lois will be remembered by her family and friends as a loving wife, mother and sister. She will be missed by all who …
- Coveted muscle car re-emerges from Leelanau County
- West Side Beverage going up, out
- R-E attorney responds to FOIA denial; recall effort hits snag
- 'Credible' tip received in Benzie missing woman case
- Gander Outdoors of Traverse City closes
- Kalkaska Village among first to host recreational-licensed weed businesses
- Meet the Chef ... Bryant Betts
- Charges for woman accused of $100k+ embezzlement
- 2019 Northern Michigan Football League All-Conference Team
- Microbrewery UBrew headed to downtown Traverse City