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Snyder urged to condemn ‘hate’ speech in Kalkaska

Snyder urged to condemn ‘hate’ speech in KalkaskaVillage President Jeff Sieting has refused to apologize for a post calling for the killing of ‘every last Muslim’
  • Politics
  • 54 minutes ago
Michigan

Metroparks director Phifer quits in middle of probe

Metroparks’ Phifer quits in middle of probeExecutive director of the Huron-Clinton Metroparks, George Phifer, resigned from his position on Monday, officials said.
  • Michigan
  • 1 hour, 56 minutes ago
Michigan

White nationalist group seeks MSU appearance

White nationalist group seeks MSU appearanceOfficials: No decision yet on whether Richard Spencer’s National Policy Institute can rent space in East Lansing
  • Michigan
  • 4 hours, 10 minutes ago
Celebrate Michigan

Bridge photo wins Outdoor Adventures contest

Bridge photo wins Outdoor Adventures contestJason Friday of Cheboygan takes the $500 prize in this year’s first Celebrate Michigan contest
  • Celebrate Michigan
  • 1 month ago
Obituary

Former Michigan congressman Vern Ehlers dies at 83

Former Michigan congressman Vern Ehlers diesEhlers represented the Grand Rapids area in Congress for 18 years
  • Obituary
  • 4 hours, 29 minutes ago
Business

Michigan’s jobless rate declines but so does workforce

Michigan’s jobless rate declines but so does workforceMichigan’s unemployment rate in July was 3.7 percent
  • Business
  • 6 hours, 40 minutes ago
Michigan

2 wrongfully convicted men awarded nearly $2M

2 wrongfully convicted men awarded nearly $2MThe hearing was the first since a state law providing compensation for the wrongly convicted took effect in March
  • Michigan
  • 8 hours, 46 minutes ago
Politics

Michigan LGBT rights fight divides GOP, Dems

Michigan LGBT rights fight divides GOP, DemsGOP legislators argue the Civil Rights Commission can’t “circumvent” them by expanding anti-discrimination protections
  • Politics
  • 8 hours, 58 minutes ago
Michigan

Man charged for vandalism at northern Michigan church
A 19-year-old man has been charged with arson after a church in Escanaba was vandalized and set on fire

Man charged following vandalism at northern Michigan churchA 19-year-old man has been charged with arson after a church in Escanaba was vandalized and set on fire
  • Michigan
  • 9 hours, 30 minutes ago
Michigan

Flint officer injured in crash while on fire call

Flint officer injured in crash while responding to fire callPolice say the officer’s SUV collided with at least one other vehicle, injuring the officer and another driver
  • Michigan
  • 10 hours, 25 minutes ago
Michigan

2017 Celebrate Michigan Photo Contest winners, finalists

2017 Celebrate Michigan Photo Contest winners, finalists2017 Celebrate Michigan Photo Contest winners, finalists
  • Michigan
  • 12 hours, 41 minutes ago
Education

Metro Detroit pitches in for school supplies

Metro Detroit pitches in for school suppliesSchool supply drives have become more common in Detroit, Pontiac and Flint
  • Education
  • 12 hours, 50 minutes ago
Celebrate Michigan

‘Marsh life’ lands in finals of Favorite Places contest

‘Marsh life’ lands in finals of Favorite Places contestPhoto of birding hot spot at Lake St. Clair Metropark takes a step toward $500 Celebrate Michigan prize
  • Celebrate Michigan
  • 22 hours, 32 minutes ago
Michigan

4 arrests in Metro Detroit drug, human trafficking ring

4 arrested in Metro Detroit drug, human trafficking ringAG: Group ID’d through probe launched in 2016 after tip to joint FBI, Oakland County Gang and Violent Crimes task force
  • Michigan
  • 23 hours, 52 minutes ago
Business

Fourth, fifth business leaders quit Trump councils

Fourth, fifth business leaders quit Trump councilsCEOs from Dow, GM and Whirlpool do not plan to quit presidential councils
  • Business
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Michigan

Nestle withdraws stay of appeal over pumping station

Nestle withdraws stay of appeal over pumping stationNestle Waters North America can appeal a decision on a requested new pump sooner than expected
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Travel

Ludington opens new maritime museum

Ludington opens new maritime museumSimulation allows visitors to test their skills at piloting a circa 1924 ferry
  • Travel
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Politics

Paid sick time petition back before Michigan board
The potential ballot proposal would require Michigan businesses to provide workers with paid sick leave

Paid sick time petition back before Michigan boardThe potential ballot proposal would require Michigan businesses to provide workers with paid sick leave
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Mobility

Willow Run to begin autonomous car testing in December

Willow Run to begin autonomous car testing in DecemberAutomakers, Tier One suppliers, technology companies to develop technologies before putting them in consumers’ hands
  • Mobility
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Michigan

Mich. lowers requirements for English-proficiency test

Michigan lowers requirements for English-proficiency testThe Michigan Department of Education said it will reduce the overall score students need to get on the proficiency test
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Michigan

Cops: Lake Orion man died in Lake Superior accident
The Alger County Dive Team located the body of Robert Louis near the site of the accident near Au Train Island

Cops: Lake Orion man died in Lake Superior boat accidentThe Alger County Dive Team located the body of Robert Louis near the site of the accident near Au Train Island
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Politics

Same-sex case lawyer to run for Mich. attorney general

Same-sex case lawyer to run for Mich. attorney generalDana Nessel, a former assistant Wayne County prosecutor, is partner in Nessel and Kessel law firm in Detroit
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Politics

Michigan Capitol going green with geothermal

Mich. Capitol going green with geothermal systemThe Michigan Capitol’s new geothermal heating and cooling system will be the largest of its kind in the country
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Michigan

Ex-youth pastor enters plea in Grand Haven abuse case
A former youth pastor has admitted to sexually abusing a young boy in western Michigan a decade ago

Ex-youth pastor enters plea in abuse case in Grand HavenA former youth pastor has admitted to sexually abusing a young boy in western Michigan a decade ago
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Michigan

Discovery of remains in Grand River probed as homicide
Authorities say human remains found in the Grand River in mid-Michigan may be those of a homicide victim

Discovery of remains in Grand River investigated as homicideAuthorities say human remains found in the Grand River in mid-Michigan may be those of a homicide victim
  • Michigan
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Michigan

9-month-old girl dies after alleged abuse in Monroe Co.

9-month-old girl dies after alleged abuse in Monroe Co.Sheriff’s: Autopsy expected for Kingsley Elizabeth Schwartz; suspect, Justin Charles Davis, arraigned Monday
  • Michigan
  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Politics

Michigan anti-gerrymandering petition set for review

Michigan petition to prevent gerrymandering set for board reviewPotential approval could end a delay that cost organizers more than a month of prime summer signature-gathering time
  • Politics
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
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