BLUE LAKE TWP. – Treasurer Debbie Therrian informed the Blue Lake Township board on Monday, June 12, that she believes the township’s requested repairs to Meinert Road will be approved.
LANSING – Michigan’s lighthouse license plate has a new design and Secretary of State Ruth Johnson and Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA) Executive Director Earl Poleski are promoting it as a way to help preserve the iconic structures on the state’s shorelines.
CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Police say they've arrested a man after a 3-year-old boy found a loaded gun outside a suburban Detroit apartment complex and fatally shot himself.
DETROIT (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Michigan Lottery's "Fantasy 5" game were:
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Trustees at Michigan State University have adopted a budget that includes a tuition increase for the coming academic year and a plan to freeze freshmen tuition rates…
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Michigan House has adjourned for three weeks without voting to OK tax incentives for companies that add jobs in the state at a time the hunt is on for Foxconn, a Taiw…
ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were:
The Oceana County Sheriff’s Department is asking the public to share information they may have about the theft of two vintage snowmobiles and the trailer they were contained in.
Here is this week’s fishing report provided by the Michigan DNR.
Reeths-Puffer eighth-grader Abbie Jacobsen will spend this week measuring herself against the best in her sport, competing at the National Junior High School Finals rodeo in Lebanon, Tenn.
The Montague varsity golf teams hosted their annual Bendie Cup, honoring late coach Jack Bendelow, at Old Channel Trail golf course last Saturday, June 10. About 50 people participated in the …
MORLEY — Losses don’t come much tougher than the one that hit the Montague Wildcats in last Saturday’s regional semifinal game against Grand Rapids West Catholic.
DENVER (AP) — Wanting to give his team a little bit of a break on a broiling day in Denver following a tough loss the night before, Arizona Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo had his players skip pregame batting practice in favor of staying inside to do individual work in the batting cages.
Hours after Max Scherzer lost his no-hit try on a bouncer that got away, Justin Verlander's bid for a perfect game got broken up by a bunt.
ATLANTA (AP) — Matt Kemp hit a two-run homer off Cory Gearrin in the 11th inning to lift the Atlanta Braves to a 5-3 win over the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday night.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The New York Mets have put right-hander Zack Wheeler on the 10-day disabled list because of biceps tendinitis, the third member of their rotation to currently be out of action.
SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Mexico asserted its superiority in the second half against New Zealand to avoid a Confederations Cup embarrassment, coming from behind to win a fiery Group A encounter 2-1…
DETROIT (AP) — Uber seeks a strong manager who can repair a broken image, juggle multiple lawsuits and government investigations, develop and nurture a new corporate culture and lead a successful IPO.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Wall Street Journal has fired its highly regarded chief foreign affairs correspondent after evidence emerged about his involvement in a prospective business deal with an international businessman who was one of his key sources.
NEW YORK (AP) — Global liquor behemoth Diageo says it will pay up to $1 billion to buy a tequila brand co-founded by movie star George Clooney.
NEW YORK (AP) — MGM Resorts International has lost another round in a court fight aimed at giving it leverage against Native American tribes in Connecticut as they compete over casino customers.
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HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) — Five people were arrested after a clash about Florida streets named for Confederate generals spilled over into a city council meeting.
DENVER (AP) — Every day, immigrants are told to clean their living areas in a privately run Colorado detention center or risk being put in solitary confinement. Some also volunteer to do jobs as varied as landscaping, more cleaning and cutting other inmates' hair, but the pay is always the s…
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Freedom awaits a man imprisoned for 36 years before a federal judge threw out his murder conviction and life sentence for a newspaper editor's stabbing in the French Quarter of New Orleans.
VIENNA (AP) — A lawyer for the owner of the house where Adolf Hitler was born is disputing the government's right to take possession of the property in Austria's highest court.
CAIRO (AP) — U.N. human rights experts have urged Egypt to halt the execution of six men, sentenced to death over killing a policeman, saying that their trials were "flawed" and "did not meet international standards of fairness."
Mothers have gained the respect of the world for their powerful praying. Most can name mothers whose prayers have made a difference: Susannah Wesley, mother of John and Charles Wesley, the founders of the Methodist church; the mother of John Newton, who wrote “Amazing Grace,” and others. But…
Area churches that want to publicize their summer children’s program in The White Lake Beacon may e-mail them to editor@whitelakebeacon .com. Information must be sent to the Beacon by 1 p.m. Thursday for the following Sunday’s publication.
“Get the coffee can! We’re going to dig for worms! Put on your old clothes! We’re heading for the coal dock to catch some big ones!” My father was excited when he said this and we hurried to get ready before he left us behind!
You can break personal finance into three broad categories: income, expenses and savings. Your personal cash flow statement lists your income and expenses and a common goal is to end each month with a positive balance – with money left over to put into savings.