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Judge yanks bond for man convicted of making campus threats

March 5, 2015

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — A former Western Michigan University student convicted of making threats about a campus shooting is in jail after the government said he made another threat. more »»

Social media helps crack 34-year-old Bossier cold case

March 6, 2015

BENTON, La. (AP) — Authorities say a Facebook tip has helped lead to the identity of a victim found stabbed to death in Louisiana's woods 34 years ago. more »»

Explosives break up Sebewaing River ice, prevent flooding

March 5, 2015

SEBEWAING, Mich. (AP) — Officials in the rural Michigan village of Sebewaing (SEE'-buh-wing) have used explosives to break up river ice and prevent flooding. more »»

Woman sues Genesee County over her firing at animal shelter

March 5, 2015

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — The former deputy director at the Genesee County animal shelter claims she was illegally dismissed after just one month for objecting to the care of cats and dogs. more »»

World record try falls short at Gilda's LaughFest opening

March 6, 2015

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — An annual festival of laughter in western Michigan has fallen short its attempt to set a record for the most people wearing paper crowns. more »»

Only female chair of a House committee says she'll retire

March 5, 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) — The only female chair of a House committee said Thursday that she will retire from Congress when her term expires at the end of next year.

Rep. Candice Miller, R-Mich. more »»

Man's Detroit-Toronto walk ends on frozen Lake St. Clair

March 6, 2015

ALGONAC, Mich. (AP) — A man's plan to walk from Detroit to Toronto ended Thursday in the middle of frozen Lake St. Clair, when an icebreaker spotted him, the U.S. Coast Guard sai. more »»

Guilty verdict for man accused of revenge killing of girl, 2

March 5, 2015

INKSTER, Mich. (AP) — A jury in Detroit reached a guilty verdict Thursday against an ex-convict who authorities say killed a 2-year-old girl in front of her father in a revenge attack. more »»

Only female chair of House committee says she'll retire

March 5, 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) — The only woman to chair a House committee says she will retire from Congress when her term expires at the end of next year.

Michigan Republican Rep. more »»

Shaggy's days as a drifter in Grand Rapids area are over

March 5, 2015

CASCADE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — After months on the run, Shaggy the dog has been captured in the Grand Rapids area. more »»

Ex-prosecutor gets 6-20 years for murder plot against lawyer

March 5, 2015

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — A former Traverse City-area prosecutor has been sentenced to six to 20 years in prison for trying to have another lawyer killed. more »»

Biographical sketch of Michigan US Rep. Candice Miller

March 5, 2015

NAME: Candice Miller

AGE: 60 (Born May 7, 1954)

RESIDENCE: Harrison Township

PARTY: Republican

EDUCATION: Attended Northwood University and Macomb Community... more »»

Man's Detroit-Toronto walk ends on frozen Lake St. Clair

March 5, 2015

ALGONAC, Mich. (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard says a man's plan to walk from Detroit to Toronto ended in the middle of frozen Lake St. Clair, when an icebreaker spotted him. more »»

Air and Space museum a place to thaw from storm

March 5, 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) — Rohit Mahajan hadn't planned on going to the National Air and Space Museum when he hopped on a city bus with his 5-year-old son Hari, but there they found themselves Thursday,... more »»

Guilty verdict for man accused of revenge-killing of girl, 2

March 5, 2015

INKSTER, Mich. (AP) — A jury in Detroit has reached a guilty verdict against an ex-convict who authorities killed a 2-year-old girl in front of her father in a revenge attac. more »»

Court won't freeze right-to-work dispute in Taylor schools

March 5, 2015

TAYLOR, Mich. (AP) — The Michigan appeals court won't freeze a decision that throws out a 10-year agreement between teachers and a Detroit-area school distric. more »»

Legislature OKs $25 million for 69 recreation, land projects

March 5, 2015

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Legislature has authorized spending $24.7 million on 69 recreational development and land purchase projects around Michigan in 2015. more »»

Michigan's high school graduation rate goes up to 79 percent

March 5, 2015

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan's high school graduation rates have increased for the third consecutive year, moving up to nearly 79 percent statewide. more »»

Funeral set for baby found at Detroit-area recycling center

March 5, 2015

ROSEVILLE, Mich. (AP) — A funeral has been scheduled for a newborn whose body was discovered at a southeastern Michigan recycling center. more »»

Washington man eyeing 'organ house' in western Michigan

March 5, 2015

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — A retired bus driver from suburban Seattle hopes to move across the country so he can live in a Michigan home containing a massive pipe organ. more »»

Nearly 800 packs of stolen cigarettes found inside old TV

March 5, 2015

OWENDALE, Mich. (AP) — A parolee has been arrested after 797 packs of stolen cigarettes were found inside an old television at a Michigan home where he once lived. more »»

Officials: Man dies following fire in western Michigan

March 5, 2015

MUSKEGON HEIGHTS, Mich. (AP) — Officials say a 35-year-old man has died following a house fire in western Michigan.

The Muskegon Chronicle reports (http://bi. more »»

Explosives to break up Sebewaing River ice, prevent flooding

March 5, 2015

SEBEWAING, Mich. (AP) — Officials in the Michigan village of Sebewaing are using explosive charges to break up river ice and prevent flooding.

The Huron Daily Tribune reports (http://bit. more »»

 
 
 

 

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