LANSING – The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) is reminding everyone to be safe from the danger of carbon monoxide poisoning during the cold weather and heating season. To highlight the issue, Governor Snyder has proclaimed this week, October 17 – 24, as Carbon Monoxi…
Fall’s traveling art extravaganza has begun. Opening in Canada to awed audiences and traveling south for engagements throughout the United States, this annual art exhibit by the Master painter will draw millions of viewers before ending its breathtaking tour.
DETROIT (AP) — Relatives of a man fatally shot by a Dearborn police officer have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the officer and city.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — State officials continue to work with tribal and nonprofit partners on boosting Michigan's lake sturgeon, an ancient and culturally significant fish species.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Michigan Senate set the stage for a showdown with Gov. Rick Snyder over a proposed overhaul of Medicaid financing and approved a slew of other bills Thursday, the fin…
DETROIT (AP) — Self-driving cars hold the promise of saving thousands of lives each year on U.S. roads. But does pointing out flaws with the technology effectively put people in danger?
FRUITPORT TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A popular candidate for a local office in western Michigan will remain on the ballot despite her death.
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.
TRAVERSE CITY — Whitehall advanced to the Division 4 state tennis finals last Friday night by finishing second to Traverse City St. Francis in the regional tournament.
Here is this week’s fishing report provided by the Michigan DNR.
Monday, Oct. 17
Michigan High School Athletic Association girls postseason events set a record for attendance for the third straight school year in 2015-16 as overall tournament attendance spiked to its highe…
SHELBY — For the first time in the West Michigan Conference tournament’s brief history, Whitehall wasn’t playing in the championship game thanks to a tough 3-1 overtime loss at Shelby in Monda…
CHICAGO (AP) — Jonathan Toews and Artemi Panarin scored in the shootout to give the Blackhawks a 5-4 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday night after Chicago came back with two late goals to force overtime.
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Andrei Vasilevskiy made 27 saves, Vladislav Namestnikov and Steven Stamkos scored early in the first period, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Ottawa Senators 4-1 Sat…
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Taylor Hall scored 29 seconds into overtime and the New Jersey Devils rallied to beat the Minnesota Wild 2-1 on Saturday night.
SEATTLE (AP) — Jake Browning threw for three touchdowns to give him 26 for the season, added another rushing TD, and No. 5 Washington used a big first half to roll past Oregon State 41-17 on S…
BOSTON (AP) — Carey Price stopped 19 shots in his second start, and Brian Gallagher and Phillip Danault each had second-period goals Saturday night to lift the Montreal Canadiens to a 4-2 win …
MANDAN, N.D. (AP) — More than 20 people have been arrested at a North Dakota construction site while protesting the Dakota Access pipeline.
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on a storm in Pennsylvania that caused flooding, mudslides and a gas pipeline to rupture (all times local):
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hacked emails show Hillary Clinton's campaign wrestled with how to announce her opposition to construction of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline without losing the support of labor unions that supported to project.
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska's unemployment rate inched up to 6.9 percent in September, hitting its highest level since the summer of 2014.
NEW YORK (AP) — Municipal bond yields rose modestly this week, continuing October's upward trend. The 10-year yield on the AP Municipal Bond index was 2.076 percent Friday at 5 p.m. Eastern time.
It has been a challenge for many baby boomers to embrace technology. I have friends who still resist using email, but at the same time they look forward to sharing Facetime with grandchildren on weekends. I’m a rookie when it comes to Instagram, but our family regularly shares videos with friends and our extended family.
A roundup of where you can pick delicious apples this season.
When she found out she had the BRCA2 indicating an increased risk of cancer, Lori Rieger made the decision to have major preventive surgery.
When the Teamanns received a medical bill for more than $5,000, they turned to Lytle EAP Partners to get help appealing the charge.
Understand the difference between the different types of headaches and migraines, and know how to get relief
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Virginia coaches had little to say Saturday about a lawsuit filed this week in which a former player alleges he was bullied and harassed by teammates because of a learning disability and seriously injured when forced to fight another teammate.
BOSTON (AP) — Tim Kaine is sounding a hopeful note that a Democratic White House could work with Republicans to bridge deep divides laid bare by this bitter presidential campaign.
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia's largest airline has cancelled all flights to Caracas after what it said was a security breach involving one of its aircraft and Venezuela's air force.
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia's largest airline cancels all flights to Caracas over security breach involving Venezuela air force.
ESEKA, Cameroon (AP) — Cameroon rescue workers and hospital staff say the death toll from an overloaded train that derailed on Friday is higher than announced, saying at least 73 are dead.
I am an enthusiastic promoter of adopting dogs from area shelters. I have had dogs most of my adult life, and they have all been “rescues.” I understand this is not for everyone, but think it is important to know that almost 4 million dogs end up in shelters nationally every year and a littl…
I attended the first evening of the Playhouse Centennial Celebration two weeks ago. I was excited to see what was in store for attendees of the event, scheduled for a several evening run. I thought the “variety show” style presentation was perfect for exhibiting the theater’s history, impact…
Well folks, we done and did it! We fit everything we need into a fifth wheel trailer and by the time you read this, we will be well on our way to our next assignment. First stop: Texarkana, Texas for a rodeo sponsored by the American Fellowship of Cowboy Churches. The website for this great …