| 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...
| Sep 20, 2010
| 6:57 AM
An information and referral system newly launched in Emmet and Charlevoix counties can help direct users to a wide range of community services via a single phone number.
Char-Em United Way has been spearheading development of this system for several...
| Sep 7, 2010
| 7:54 PM
Fire officials say flames have swept through at least two dozen homes in Detroit, fanned by strong winds that toppled power lines across the city and knocked out service to at least 113,000 Michigan homes and businesses.
Tuesday night's fires were...
| Feb 24, 2011
| 11:33 AM
PULASKI TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Police believe two people found dead in a southern Michigan home where a generator was being used following recent power outages may have died from carbon monoxide poisoning.
Jackson County Sheriff Dan Heyns said...
| Feb 26, 2011
| 6:59 AM
DETROIT (AP) — A storm bringing snow to parts of southern Michigan has dropped nearly 5 inches near the Ohio border. The National Weather Service says nearly 5 inches fell Friday near Monroe, and more than 4 inches fell in the Monroe County...
| Jan 11, 2011
| 6:17 AM
Some speakers at a Monday public hearing gave at least conditional support to the notion of developing an injection well at Bay Harbor to dispose of contaminants collected in an ongoing shoreline cleanup, while some others noted opposition to this...
| Jan 8, 2011
| 8:41 AM
The location has been changed for a public hearing today, Monday, Jan. 10, that concerns a proposed injection well at Bay Harbor.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Friday that the hearing will begin at 7 p.m. today, Monday, at Petoskey...
| Jul 11, 2011
| 1:07 PM
CUTLERVILLE, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say a 38-year-old man died after a tree was knocked over by high winds that accompanied severe thunderstorms that blacked out at least 184,000 homes and businesses in Michigan.
The Grand Rapids Press says the...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 9:01 AM
A little less than a year after its launch, an endowment fund meant to help protect the Little Traverse Bay watershed has seen its balance grow to about $400,000.
The Little Traverse Bay Watershed Protection and Restoration Fund’s establishment was...