Updated: 05/17/2013 - LANSING, Mich. (AP) - A lawmaker has proposed changes following a slew of complaints, safety concerns and confusion about a law that made powerful fireworks legal in Michigan.
Posted: 05/17/2013 - Officials are boosting the estimate for spring flooding property damage in Kent County to $10.6 million.
Updated: 05/17/2013 - Officers were called to the post office located on Broadway St. to investigate.
Posted: 05/16/2013 - Authorities in southeastern Michigan say they found an image of a dead infant on a computer thumb drive that contained child pornography.
Posted: 05/16/2013 - Detroit police say a 54-year-old woman was killed and four other people wounded in an argument and shooting on the city's west side.
Posted: 05/16/2013 - Michigan is expected to receive a $2.3 million share of a $500 million settlement of claims that an India-based pharmaceutical manufacturer distributed adulterated drugs.
Posted: 05/16/2013 - The Michigan Senate has voted to continue taxing health insurance claims but has left unresolved the problem that the levy is bringing in far less than expected.
Posted: 05/16/2013 - Michigan fruit tree growers who suffered devastating freeze losses one year ago seem to have sustained less serious damage from this week's late frost.
Posted: 05/16/2013 - Gov. Rick Snyder has signed legislation that will allow schools with too many snow days to avoid having to schedule extra days in June.
Posted: 05/16/2013 - A teen convicted of shooting and killing her boyfriend now wants to withdraw her initial plea of “guilty.”
Posted: 05/16/2013 - The city of St. Joseph, Mich., has chosen a new city manager. According to the Herald Palladium, Richard Lewis, 58, was selected for the position Thursday morning, May 16.
Posted: 05/16/2013 - A Detroit-area man charged with driving drunk on a riding lawn mower after an arrest recorded on police video has been sentenced to 45 days in jail.
Posted: 05/16/2013 - Cool spring weather might make things more challenging than usual for walleye anglers in Michigan.
Updated: 05/16/2013 - A local school is selling surplus equipment this week -- everything from desks and computers to lawn care equipment.
Posted: 05/16/2013 - The Niles Fire Department has been awarded nearly a million dollars to help improve its operations.
Posted: 05/16/2013 - A Michiana company has been named among the top 50 entrepreneurial businesses in the state of Michigan.
Posted: 05/15/2013 - A convicted killer from Detroit has been captured in Ohio, a month after he cut his electronic monitor and fled.
Posted: 05/15/2013 - The state says Michigan's unemployment rate dipped slightly in April as the number of people working rose while the number of jobless people fell.
Posted: 05/15/2013 - Detroit Mayor Dave Bing says he won't seek a second term as leader of the financially troubled city.
Posted: 05/15/2013 - Officials say a 1-year-old Michigan girl died after being struck by a falling television over the weekend.
Updated: 05/15/2013 - Police are trying to track down the person who dumped a mother dog and 17 puppies along a road near Indiana Dunes in Porter County.