| Oct 25, 2012
| 6:16 AM
DETROIT (AP) — Six contentious ballot proposals are before Michigan voters on Nov. 6, including several well-funded measures backed by special interest groups and five that would require amending the Michigan Constitution. Here's a breakdown of...
| 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.
| May 16, 2012
| 3:19 AM
An explosion leveled a home on Detroit's east side early Wednesday morning, according to WDIV-TV in Detroit.
Reports say the explosion happened around 1:30 a.m. on Sanilac Street just east of Casino Street, and that the "force of the blast caused windows...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 12:31 PM
DETROIT (AP) — DTE Energy is threatening to cut off electricity and natural gas at the Masonic Temple, an iconic building in Detroit.
The shut-off notice was taped to the door Thursday, warning that power could end Sunday if payment is not made....
| Jun 8, 2012
| 6:35 AM
PETOSKEY — The Petoskey-based Little Traverse Association of Home Builders recently announced the formation of the Northern Michigan Professional Women in Building Council.
The council has been formally chartered by the National Association of...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 11:02 AM
DETROIT (AP) — A state report on so-called smart meters says consumers should be allowed to skip the high-tech devices that keep track of electricity usage.
The staff of the Michigan Public Service Commission says the meters have an insignificant...
| 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...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 6:40 AM
Emergency responders rushed to the Odawa administration offices for a reported possible gas leak.
Petoskey Department of Public Safety officials determined shortly after 9 a.m. today, Tuesday, Jan. 31, that no explosive gas leaked into the office...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 1:52 PM
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| 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...
| Feb 4, 2012
| 11:01 AM
A DTE Energy truck fell into a sink hole after a fire around the corner caused a water main to break at midday Saturday in Grand Rapids.
The broken water main, which created the sinkhole, was caused by a fire that extensively damaged a house and garage...