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.
AUGUSTA, Mich. (AP) — Students in an Olivet College cold case homicide investigations class are searching for clues in the disappearance of a 21-year-old man who went missing more than a decade ago.
NORTON SHORES, Mich. (AP) — A small plane has crashed while landing at Muskegon County Airport in western Michigan.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the "Powerball" game were:
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.
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…
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders have figured out how to win on the East Coast. The Jacksonville Jaguars have no idea how to fix their offensive problems.
ATLANTA (AP) — Josh Lambo's 42-yard field goal in overtime gave San Diego its first road win of the year as the Chargers rallied from a 17-point deficit to beat the Atlanta Falcons 33-30 on Sunday.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Andy Dalton threw it high and far, and watched the ball come down in a scrum of orange and white jerseys.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Jameis Winston threw three touchdown passes and Jacquizz Rodgers ran for 154 yards to lead the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to a 34-17 victory over the San Francisco 49ers o…
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
MANDAN, N.D. (AP) — Law enforcement authorities in North Dakota say a helicopter they were using to monitor a protest against the Dakota Access pipeline was approached by a drone in a "threatening manner."
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Most of the millions of dollars in donations Republican Eric Greitens and Democrat Chris Koster have raked in for their gubernatorial race would be banned under a proposal on the Missouri ballot, an Associated Press analysis shows.
SYDNEY (AP) — A witness says a surfer has sustained minor injuries in the third shark attack off New South Wales state north of Sydney in a month.
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Twenty-six Asian sailors freed after being held hostage by Somali pirates for more than four years arrived in Nairobi on Sunday.
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Opponents of Prime Minister Viktor Orban are using referee whistles to disturb the government's commemorations of Hungary's 1956 revolution.
KHAZER, Iraq (AP) — The Latest on developments in Iraq where Iraqi forces and their allies launched a major offensive this week to retake Mosul, the country's second-largest city from the Islamic State group (all times local):
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 …