Feb 1st, 2013 - State News
— Traffic is flowing again in both directions along Interstate 75 in Detroit after authorities cleared the remaining vehicles that crashed in a sudden snow squall Thursday. The pileup on the south side of the expressway claimed at least three lives.
Crews also were cleaning up a spill of diesel fuel from Thursday morning's crash.
The northbound lanes reopened first, while the southbound lanes began flowing again in time for the afternoon rush hour.
The whiteout that hit about 9:30 a.m. Thursday led to a chain-reaction of crashes on a mile-long stretch of the expressway, leaving three people dead and 20 injured. Authorities believe two of the victims were sisters from Ontario.
Authorities in Genesee County have reopened U.S. 23 south of Flint after a snow squall caused a multivehicle accident with several injuries.
That crash and another Thursday that closed part of Interstate 94 in southwestern Michigan. 9 semi trucks and 12 cars were involved in that crash that took place around 1:30 p.m. during white out conditions near Paw Paw.
Genesee County's central dispatch center says the crash closed U.S. 23 in both directions in Mundy Township. MLive DOT com says 12 people were treated for non-life threatening injuries in the 33-vehicle pileup.
Dec 10th, 2013 - Local News
GEORGETOWN TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities in western Michigan are looking for two young boys who disappeared with their father during a supervised visit.
The Ottawa County sheriff's departmen...
Dec 9th, 2013 - Local News
(Mlive)- OLIVE TOWNSHIP, MI — An Ottawa County farmer is recovering from injuries received during a farming accident this weekend.
Timothy Eric Vanderzwaag, 38, of Holland Township, was injured w...
Dec 10th, 2013 - State News
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The board overseeing the Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund is recommending spending nearly $27.7 million on 76 land acquisitions and recreation development projects.
Dec 9th, 2013 - State News
NORTON SHORES, Mich. (AP) — Legislation is being announced that would require Michigan gas stations open after 11 p.m. to have two employees working or to install security cameras.
The bill sched...
Dec 10th, 2013 - National News
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal offices in the DC area will be closed Tuesday as a round of snow is expected to hit the region just in time for the morning commute.
On its website, the U.S. Office of P...
Dec 9th, 2013 - National News
— A storm that crept across the country bringing snow, ice and miserable road conditions is heading toward New England as more wintry weather was expected to persist in making it hard on air travele...
Dec 10th, 2013 - International News
— There is joy, celebration and rain in the air in South Africa today at the site of the massive memorial to honor Nelson Mandela. Crowds converged on FNB Stadium in Soweto, the Johannesburg townshi...
Dec 9th, 2013 - International News
— South Africa's parliament has begun a special session honoring Nelson Mandela.
The session began Monday afternoon in Cape Town, with an announcement that members of Mandela's family were sittin...
Dec 10th, 2013 - Sports News
— East Lansing police say at least 15 people were arrested during a rowdy celebration of Michigan State's victory over Ohio State in the Big Ten championship game.
The police department's weeken...
Dec 9th, 2013 - Sports News
Michigan State and Stanford have been selected for the Rose Bowl's centennial. The #4 Spartans will face the #5 Cardinals on Jan. 1 in the 100th edition of the Rose Bowl game. Michigan State upset O...
Nov 7th, 2013 - Health News
DETROIT (AP) — More than half of child booster seats that went on sale this year earned a top rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.
The institute, which is funded by insurers, r...
Sep 30th, 2013 - Health News
CHICAGO (AP) — The government's latest infant bed-sharing numbers are out leaving health officials concerned.
The percentage of babies sleeping with parents or another child more than doubled...