| Dec 30, 2011
| 8:58 AM
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Michael Moore says the year-end fundraiser for the theater that hosts the annual Traverse City Film Festival has topped its $500,000 goal with days to spare.
The Oscar-winning documentary filmmaker and festival co-...
| Jan 2, 2012
| 8:31 AM
DETROIT (AP) — A storm that brought high winds to parts of Michigan is being blamed for downing some trees and power lines.
Utilities say that at its peak Sunday about 23,000 homes and businesses lost electrical service around the state. About 20,...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 5:35 AM
DETROIT (AP) — Weather including high winds is being blamed for knocking out electrical service to thousands of people in Michigan.
WDIV-TV reports DTE Energy Co. had about 18,000 homes and businesses without power Monday morning, largely scattered...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 5:43 AM
DETROIT (AP) — High winds knocked out power to at least 60,000 Michigan homes and businesses as the effects of the Eastern Seaboard's severe weather moved through the state.
DTE Energy Co. says roughly 51,000 of its 2.1 million customers were...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 4:37 AM
DETROIT (AP) — Winds gusting to 74 miles per hour caused a flurry of crashes and knocked out power to at least 153,000 Michigan homes and businesses as the fringes of superstorm Sandy moved through the state, authorities said Tuesday.
| Nov 7, 2012
| 8:23 AM
BAY HARBOR -- The Health Department of Northwest Michigan announced today, Wednesday, that it has lifted the last in a series of health advisories relating to shoreline contamination along the Bay Harbor corridor.
Dangerous pH levels - similar to those...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 6:54 AM
BAY HARBOR -- The Health Department of Northwest Michigan announced Wednesday that it has lifted the last in a series of health advisories relating to shoreline contamination along the Bay Harbor corridor.
Dangerous pH levels -- similar to those of a...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 11:33 AM
JACKSON, Mich. (AP) — CMS Energy Corp. says its customers cranked up the air conditioning during the heat wave that gripped Michigan last week, sending power use to a record level.
The Jackson-based company said Monday that electricity use hit a...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 10:36 AM
JACKSON, Mich. (AP) — Consumers Energy says its 1.8 million electric customers used more energy this summer than at any time in the Michigan utility's 125-year history.
The subsidiary of Jackson-based CMS Energy Corp. said Wednesday that...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 6:11 AM
The visions of fantastic luxury homes, breathtaking golfing vistas and a chance to make money came true for some original Bay Harbor investors.
But the resort jewel on the shores of Little Traverse Bay has proven to be a money pit for Consumer Energy&...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 7:37 AM
Lawmakers statewide raised more than $5.9 million during the past 14 months since last reporting, the Michigan Campaign Finance Network reported.
The campaign finance watchdog put Gov. Rick Snyder as the top fundraiser with $346,300 during the past...