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Stories with place: Escanaba
  • Ex-state lawmaker Allen enters race for US House story has photos
    Updated: Jan-14-16 12:12 pm

    TRAVERSE CITY, Michigan - Jason Allen, a former Republican state legislator, entered the race Thursday for the U.S. House seat being vacated by retiring Rep. Dan Benishek, who narrowly defeated Allen for the Republican nomination six years ago in Michigan's northernmost district.

  • Retiring Rep. Benishek endorses Casperson to succeed him 
    Updated: Jan-14-16 11:38 am

    TRAVERSE CITY, Michigan - Retiring Congressman Dan Benishek is endorsing Republican state Sen. Tom Casperson of Escanaba to succeed him.