Michigan tourism poised to go global
The Mackinac Bridge as seen from St. Ignace. Tourism spending in Michigan jumped 4.1 percent in 2013.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
Two Men Sentenced In Cougar Killing
According to the state, the Richards ultimately admitted to the crime and called it a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Northern Michigan News
Winds, blowing snow create whiteout conditions
Michigan State Police report that M-28 between Marquette and Munising is shut down Thursday morning.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
US-2 closed due to blowing snow
The Michigan State Police reports a US-2 closure between St. Ignace and Worth Road until further notice due to blowing and drifting snow.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Lansing State Journal
crashes, snow & floods
Blowing snow caused whiteout conditions Friday in western Michigan, leading to numerous crashes on the roads, while strong winds caused scattered power outages and shut down the Mackinac Bridge.
Mackinac Bridge closed due to whiteout conditions
According to the Mackinac Bridge Authority, personnel are monitoring conditions at various points along the structure to determine when it can be re-opened to traffic.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Pilot Credited With Saving Lives After Emergency Landing
A native of Omaha is being credited for saving six people's lives after performing an emergency landing in Michigan.
Kalamazoo woman recalls experience aboard plane during landing on Lake Huron ice
A Kalamazoo mother who was aboard a small plane that landed on Lake Huron ice Monday is crediting the pilot with doing "a really great job" in handling a potentially stressful situation without any concerns for her or her family.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Small plane lands on ice near Mackinac Island
Police say a small plane with seven people on board made an emergency landing on the ice near Mackinac Island after experiencing engine trouble.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Coast Guard Sends Ice Breaker To Southern Lake Michigan
The Commander acknowledges there's some irony in the name: Biscayne Bay, for a Coast Guard ice breaker which is moored at Navy Pier.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
The Miami Herald
Senate candidate Peters to tour Michigan's U.P.
Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Gary Peters is planning a six-day campaign swing through the Upper Peninsula and other parts of northern Michigan.