- New $3.8M, 85-foot Mackinac Island ferry heads to dock Updated: May-28-15 1:50 am
MACKINAW CITY, Michigan - The newest ferry in a Mackinac (MAK'-ih-naw) Island fleet is making its way to its dock in northern Michigan.
- Sipp serves up Davis' HR in Astros' 5-4 loss to Orioles Updated: May-27-15 9:56 pm
- SEC to allow satellite camps if NCAA doesn't ban them Updated: May-27-15 9:54 pm
DESTIN, Florida - The Southeastern Conference will either change the rules regarding recruiting camps or join in the chase.
- Michigan Senate OKs high-security prisoners at facility Updated: May-27-15 9:35 pm
LANSING, Michigan - Higher security-level prisoners could be brought in from other states to a currently closed private facility in Michigan's northern Lower Peninsula, possibly creating hundreds of jobs under a bill approved Wednesday by the Senate.
- Ihedigbo attends Lions' offseason workouts Updated: May-27-15 8:39 pm
ALLEN PARK, Michigan - James Ihedigbo was on the field for the Detroit Lions' offseason training activities Wednesday.
- Police: Malnourished, abused 5-year-old Michigan girl dies Updated: May-27-15 8:22 pm
PORT HURON, Michigan - A malnourished, abused 5-year-old girl has died, police said Wednesday, and authorities have removed another severely malnourished child and two other apparently healthy children from the southeastern Michigan home where she was found.
- Leaders: No excuse for lawmakers to ignore Detroit K-12 debt Updated: May-27-15 8:12 pm
MACKINAC ISLAND, Michigan - Leaders of a coalition seeking a shake-up in Detroit's public schools implored Michigan lawmakers Wednesday to not ignore the system's educational and financial crises, expressing frustration with the response to two overhaul plans and saying the state ultimately is responsible for the district's operating debt.
- Insurer to pay $300,000 in Michigan scared-to-death dispute Updated: May-27-15 7:34 pm
DETROIT - An insurance company has agreed to pay $300,000 to settle a lawsuit over the death of an 85-year-old man, ending an unusual dispute over whether the driver may have been literally scared to death before his car slammed into a tractor-trailer in suburban Detroit, court records show.
- Western Michigan animal rescue overrun by rats condemned Updated: May-27-15 5:46 pm
FRUITPORT TOWNSHIP, Michigan - An animal rescue operation in western Michigan has been condemned after officials say it was overrun by hundreds of rats.
- Will Power poised to make 100th start for Team Penske Updated: May-27-15 5:36 pm
Will Power heads to Detroit this weekend poised to make his 100th start for Team Penske.
- Activists disrupt Snyder speech to push removal of pipeline Updated: May-27-15 4:31 pm
MACKINAC ISLAND, Michigan - As business and political luminaries gather for a conference on Mackinac Island, environmentalists hope to draw attention to a nearby underwater oil pipeline they say should be removed.
- Michigan: Psychologist didn't report past convictions Updated: May-27-15 3:54 pm
LANSING, Michigan - State officials are accusing a psychologist of not reporting past rape and armed robbery convictions when he applied in 1993 to practice in Michigan.
- Snapped pole impales Michigan student near eye at track meet Updated: May-27-15 3:35 pm
DEXTER, Michigan - A Michigan high school athlete has been injured by a pole that snapped and became impaled near his eye during a track meet.
- Motown founder's former Detroit mansion up for sale Updated: May-27-15 3:32 pm
DETROIT - The Detroit mansion once owned by Motown Records founder Berry Gordy is again for sale.
- Sheriff: Jail sergeant fired for letting out arrestee early Updated: May-27-15 1:40 pm
MUSKEGON, Michigan - The Muskegon County sheriff says a jail sergeant has been fired after the early release of an Ottawa County corrections officer accused of drunken driving.
- Authorities: Teen missing since crashing vehicle is safe Updated: May-27-15 11:41 am
WILSON TOWNSHIP, Michigan - Authorities say a 16-year-old boy who went into a wooded area after crashing a vehicle in Michigan's northern Lower Peninsula has turned up safe.
- Jeter credits parents for success in Michigan appearance Updated: May-27-15 11:26 am
GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan - Retired baseball star Derek Jeter says lessons from his parents are behind a successful career that saw him play in 20 seasons for the New York Yankees.
- Students disciplined after device similar to stun gun found Updated: May-27-15 9:56 am
SHEPHERD, Michigan - As many as four students have been disciplined after a device similar to a stun gun was brought to a mid-Michigan school.
- Authorities: Officers shoot person with knife after chase Updated: May-27-15 9:34 am
BINGHAM TOWNSHIP, Michigan - Authorities say officers shot and wounded a person with a knife following a vehicle chase that started with a domestic situation in the Lansing area.
- Dispute over waffle maker gets guests booted from hotel Updated: May-27-15 8:43 am
PERE MARQUETTE TOWNSHIP, Michigan - Authorities say a dispute between two women over a waffle maker led to 30 people being booted from a western Michigan hotel.
- Renovated shelter to be Belle Isle pedicab, carriage stop Updated: May-27-15 8:33 am
DETROIT - A newly renovated, decades-old bus shelter is expected to serve as a stop for pedicabs and horse-and-carriage rides on Detroit's Belle Isle.
- Trial for motorist in deputy death to last more than week Updated: May-27-15 7:50 am
MASON, Michigan - A trial for a man in the death of an Ingham County sheriff's deputy who crashed while chasing an SUV is expected to last more than a week.
- Historic lighthouse in Muskegon now open for public tours Updated: May-27-15 6:53 am
MUSKEGON, Michigan - A historic lighthouse in Muskegon is now open for public tours.
- Jackson man charged after March death of an 18-month-old boy Updated: May-27-15 6:14 am
JACKSON, Michigan - A 27-year-old Jackson man has been charged with murder following the March death of an 18-month-old boy.
- Incoming members of utility's board won't get $1,500 chairs Updated: May-27-15 5:56 am
LANSING, Michigan - Incoming members of a Lansing utility's board won't be seated in $1,500 chairs when they start their unpaid posts in July.