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LANSING, Mich. ­­­– The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) together with Michigan State Police (MSP), local health partners, and local law enforcement, are warning Michigan residents that the deadly opioid carfentanil is now likely circulating in the state. At this time…

√ Sept. 19 ... Kana Music program for young children (0-10), 5 p.m., at Montague Branch Library, 8778 Ferry St., Montague. Registration required. Call 893-2675.


PLYMOUTH TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Two suburban Detroit teenagers have been killed after the stolen car they were in crashed following a police chase.


NEW YORK (AP) — Five years after Anwar al-Awlaki was killed by an American drone strike, he keeps inspiring acts of terror.


PORT HURON, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan man accused of killing his wife will go to trial on murder and torture charges.

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BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Seventeen young filmmakers from around the world gathered in Beverly Hills, California, to utter the six magic words they've been practicing all their lives: "I'd …


DETROIT (AP) — A slideshow of photographs by emerging Detroit-area photographers is being projected on to the southeastern wall of the Detroit Institute of Arts.

MONTAGUE TWP – A Charlotte, Michigan man who is accused of stealing two vehicles in the White Lake area and leading police on a high speed chase in two counties, is in the Muskegon County Jail awaiting pretrial.

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.


MILWAUKEE (AP) — Brandon Finnegan pitched five scoreless innings in his final start of the season, lifting the Cincinnati Reds to a 4-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday.


MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Seattle designated hitter Nelson Cruz left Sunday's game in Minnesota with left wrist soreness.

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EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Dustin Hopkins kicked a 37-yard field goal late in the fourth quarter for his fifth of the game and the Washington Redskins avoid a near-disastrous 0-3 start with …


ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Defending champion Olympiakos stumbled Sunday when defender Luca Milivojevic scored an own-goal in injury time to give Greek league newcomer Larissa a 1-0 victory.


American defender Matt Miazga made his debut for Vitesse Arnhem, entering in the 64th minute of Sunday's 2-1 loss at Twente Enschede in the Dutch Eredivisie.


NEW YORK (AP) — CBS is capping off its tribute to Charles Osgood as "Sunday Morning" host by naming Jane Pauley as his successor.


TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Struggling with extremism and economic woes, Tunisia now faces another menace: persistent drought across several regions that is creating new social tensions and threatening farming, a pillar of the economy.


Of all the personal information people tend to give out willy-nilly on the internet, birthdate is perhaps the most ubiquitous.


DETROIT (AP) — Wayne State University officials have approved an agreement transferring management of on-campus housing to a private company in exchange for hundreds of millions of dollars for construction, renovation and debt payoff.



While completing my graduate studies, I developed a career seminar for families with children in high school. It was a group of six families, and all the parents were struggling with the difficult task of helping their children choose the right career. This was not a seminar on how to choose the right college, because a few of the teenagers weren’t even interested in finishing high school.

My dad worked hard. No need to look over his shoulder or make a list of what needed to be done. Hire my dad and you could count on the job being done right and on time. But when dad got home he seldom talked about work. He often said, “Once I walk out that door I don’t care if the place burns down. I don’t mix my personal life and my job.”

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Cranberry employee trains to fulfill Olympic dreams

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Build healthy behaviors to combat childhood obesity

It can be easy to feel bad for grains.

NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump were meeting separately with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Sunday, giving the each candidate fresh bragging rights about their knowledge of foreign policy and readiness to lead the nation on the eve of their first presidential debate.

MONTAGUE – YMCA Camp Pendalouan, branch of the Muskegon Family YMCA, is hosting its annual Pendalouan Day on Oct. 8.

Peter Bane and Keith Johnson are delighted to be relatively new residents of the White Lake area. They are still in the process of selling their home in Indiana, but have settled in quite well in their new digs, 10 acres just outside of Montague. There they already have a sizeable garden, cr…

Disc golfers support vets

With more than 12,500 miles of state-designated trails that connect communities, provide health and economic benefits, and attract outdoor enthusiasts, it’s no wonder Michigan is known as “The Trails State.”

Are you stressed about managing your money? Most of us are at one time or another. Whether you’re trying to track your spending or invest spare change, fintech (financial technology) is here to ease your money worries. That’s the promise of the entrepreneurs and engineers working in one of S…