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Tent city sprouts in shadow of downtown Detroit

December 21, 2014

DETROIT (AP) — A group of homeless people have erected a small tent city in the shadow of downtown Detroit.

Charles Floyd Jones said he started the encampment about two months ago. more »»

Winter Blast returns to downtown's Campus Martius

December 21, 2014

DETROIT (AP) — Dates have been announced for a popular festival that attracts tens of thousands of people to downtown Detroit each winter.

The Meridian Winter Blast will be held Feb. more »»

Public invited to meeting on state recycling plans

December 21, 2014

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — State officials invite the public to a meeting of the Governor's Recycling Council, which was formed as part of a goal to double Michigan's recycling rate. more »»

Nearly 80 elk killed during Michigan hunt

December 21, 2014

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — State wildlife officials are calling the annual elk hunt a success after 78 animals were kille. more »»

Kalkaska County recreational trail upgraded

December 21, 2014

KALKASKA, Mich. (AP) — The Michigan Department of Natural Resources says improvements have been completed along the Kalkaska Route, which includes Snowmobile Trail No. more »»

New council to seek public advice on boosting recycling

December 21, 2014

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — State officials are soliciting recommendations from the public on ways to boost recycling in Michigan.

Gov. more »»

Muhammad Ali hospitalized with pneumonia

December 21, 2014

LOUISVILLE, Ky. more »»

Elves with wheels: 1,500 free bikes in Grand Rapids

December 20, 2014

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Some people thought the sirens signaled a fire in a Grand Rapids neighborhood. Instead, it was a sign that 1,500 free bikes had arrived for childre. more »»

Court peels some immunity in cases against public agencies

December 20, 2014

DETROIT (AP) — The Michigan Supreme Court has struck down an award of $767,000 for a Lansing-area woman who aspired to be a dental hygienist before her car was hit by a state salt truck. more »»

Paramedic sent to jail for stealing cash from dead man

December 20, 2014

MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — A paramedic has been sentenced to 15 days in jail for stealing money from a dead man in western Michigan.

The Muskegon Chronicle (http://bit. more »»

Carbon monoxide death leads to 500 free detectors

December 20, 2014

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — A year after her husband's death, a Flint-area woman is giving away 500 carbon monoxide detectors to protect people from the same tragedy that struck her family. more »»

Detroit-area man missing after note indicates 'emergency'

December 20, 2014

WARREN, Mich. (AP) — Police in a Detroit suburb are looking for a young man who disappeared after he asked a roommate to temporarily watch his dog. more »»

DTE Energy wants to raise electricity rates

December 20, 2014

DETROIT (AP) — DTE Energy wants to raise electricity rates by 3.2 percent.

The Detroit News (http://bi. more »»

Eastern Michigan graduation features Rotary chief

December 20, 2014

YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) — An Eastern Michigan University graduate, businessman and the first Chinese president of Rotary International will speak at the school's winter commencement. more »»

Lawsuit over police dog's leg chomp stays alive

December 20, 2014

HOWELL, Mich. (AP) — An appeals court won't free a Livingston County sheriff's deputy from a lawsuit by a woman who was bitten by a police dog after attending a self-help conferenc. more »»

Focus: HOPE seeks donations for holiday meal costs

December 20, 2014

DETROIT (AP) — Focus: HOPE is seeking donations to help with the cost of food boxes for area senior citizens.

The nonprofit's annual Special Holiday Delivery will be held Saturday. more »»

Tax hike for roads requires risky statewide vote

December 20, 2014

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder and advocates for increased transportation funding are betting that voters are so fed up with inferior roads that they won't blink at a $. more »»

A look at large coal ash spills in the US

December 20, 2014

The Obama administration on Friday set the first national standards for waste generated from coal burned for electricity, called coal ash, treating it more like household garbage rather than a... more »»

EPA coal ash standards a setback for environmental groups

December 20, 2014

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Six years ago, there was a massive spill of coal ash sludge in Tennessee. Three years later, tons of coal ash swept into Lake Michigan. more »»

Michigan to reconsider wolf policy after judge's ruling

December 20, 2014

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Michigan wildlife regulators say they'll have to reconsider their policy on gray wolves now that the predator has federal protection once again. more »»

Michigan senator erects Nativity on Capitol lawn

December 20, 2014

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A state lawmaker has placed a Nativity scene on the east lawn of the state Capitol in Lansing.

Sen. Rick Jones tells ( ) MLive. more »»



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