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Stories with person: Bill Schuette
  • 26 years later, brothers sent to prison for woman's death 
    Updated: Jul-21-15 8:35 pm

    WHITE CLOUD, Michigan - Two brothers convicted of murder in the slaying of a young woman in 1989 in western Michigan received long prison sentences Tuesday.

  • Michigan: Ban heavy oil from Straits of Mackinac pipeline story has photos
    Updated: Jul-14-15 7:05 pm

    LANSING, Michigan - Heavy crude oil will be banned from a pipeline that runs under a scenic waterway where Lakes Huron and Michigan meet, state officials said Tuesday, adding they also will require independent analyses of future alternatives to the pipes and worst-case consequences of a spill.

  • News Guide: What power plant ruling means for Michigan 
    Updated: Jun-29-15 5:59 pm

    LANSING, Michigan - The U.S. Supreme Court ruled 5-4 Monday in favor of Michigan and other Republican-led states that challenged Environmental Protection Agency rules that would reduce mercury and other air pollution from coal-fired power plants. The regulations, announced in 2011, are different from rules proposed last year to cut carbon dioxide emissions. What the decision means: