CENTREVILLE, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan man already serving life in prison for a woman's killing has now been given a second life sentence without the chance of parole for the slaying of his...
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan woman who drove her car into a river, killing herself and twin daughters, had been talking about being "sad and lonely," a family member said.
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Searchers pulled the bodies of a woman and her 9-year-old twin daughters from the water after she intentionally drove a car carrying them into a southwestern Michigan...
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Health officials say some Michigan patients who had a test used to help evaluate for constipation or incontinence should consider being tested for HIV and...
EMMETT TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities have identified a 45-year-old man who died after leading police on a two-county chase in southern Michigan.
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — The southwestern Michigan city of Kalamazoo is moving forward on efforts to allow the distribution of clean needles to help curb the spread of disease among intravenous...
EMMETT TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say a 45-year-old man has died after apparently going into cardiac arrest after leading law enforcement on a two-county chase in southern...
LEROY TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A woman has surrendered to authorities to face charges in the death of her 74-year-old mother found buried outside their southwestern Michigan home.
LEROY TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A daughter of a 74-year-old woman found buried outside her southern Michigan home is facing charges in the case.
DETROIT (AP) — Michigan prosecutors announced Friday that five former Catholic priests are facing sexual abuse charges as part of the state attorney general's ongoing investigation into clergy...
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Latest on the Michigan attorney general's investigation of clergy abuse within the Catholic Church (all times local):
CENTREVILLE, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan man already serving a life sentence for murder has been found guilty of murder in the death a man during a July 2017 crime spree.
DETROIT (AP) — Like my vote?
Michigan voters are now free to photograph their ballots in the voting booth, under a lawsuit settlement announced Wednesday.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan's Board of Education on Tuesday chose Kalamazoo Public Schools Superintendent Michael Rice to lead the Department of Education, citing his track record of closing...
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Officials say a 76-year-old woman has died after having a medical emergency while running a race in southwestern Michigan.
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — A prosecutor says two Kalamazoo city police officers were justified in fatally shooting a man who tried to ambush them.
Man gets life for killing teen who accused him of rape
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — A judge has sentenced a western Michigan man to life in prison for killing a 16-year-old girl who accused him of rape.
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KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Democratic state Rep. Jon Hoadley is launching a campaign to unseat longtime Republican U.S. Rep. Fred Upton of Michigan.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson has agreed to settle a lawsuit over a ban on so-called ballot selfies.
Joel Crookston, a voter in the Kalamazoo area, sued in...
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Officers in western Michigan have fatally shot a man who threatened them during an attempted arrest.
Michigan State Police say 37-year-old Thomas Verile Jr. of Scotts...
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Four Michigan communities are receiving federal loans and grants to upgrade rural water systems.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture awarded a combined $7.7 million...
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan health officials have issued an emergency "Do Not Eat" advisory for all fish in a southern Michigan pond and creek due to high levels of perfluorooctane...
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Police say two men were arrested after guns were pulled during a fight at a birthday party in southwestern Michigan with children in attendance.
Competitive bearding club connects Kalamazoo whiskers
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — "Smooching" his wife is more difficult with the long beard and fluffy mustache, but for Spanky Doom the world of competitive bearding makes the fuzz worth it.
Man killed by Kalamazoo police was former firefighter
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — A man accused of trying to ambush police before he was fatally shot in Kalamazoo has been identified as a 31-year-old former firefighter.
Man killed after trying to ‘ambush’ police in Kalamazoo
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — A man who "wanted to ambush" police was killed Tuesday inside a plasma donation center in southwestern Michigan during a shootout that injured an officer, authorities...
Battle Creek seeks to continue Kalamazoo River project
BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) — Battle Creek officials are looking to replace the concrete channel that brings the Kalamazoo River downtown with a more natural option to encourage residents to enjoy...
SOUTH HAVEN TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Less than a mile from the shores of Lake Michigan, a bar and grill that has been a local staple for years is adding a new attraction.
DiLeo leads Cent. Michigan past W. Michigan 82-75
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — David DiLeo had 24 points plus 10 rebounds as Central Michigan topped Western Michigan 82-75 on Friday night. Larry Austin Jr. added 20 points for the Chippewas. Austin Jr....
W. Michigan looks to end streak vs C. Michigan
Central Michigan (20-10, 9-8) vs. Western Michigan (8-22, 2-15)
University Arena in Read Fieldhouse, Kalamazoo, Michigan; Friday, 7 p.m. EST
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say one person has died in a series of crashes and pileups on western Michigan roads amid blowing snow and slick pavement.
W. Michigan seeks revenge on Toledo
Western Michigan (8-21, 2-14) vs. Toledo (23-6, 11-5)
Savage Arena, Toledo, Ohio; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Toledo goes for the season sweep over Western Michigan after winning...
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — K.J. Walton registered 15 points as Ball State narrowly beat Western Michigan 60-58 on Saturday.
WMU rallied from a 10-point deficit to tie the game at 55-all with...
W. Michigan seeks revenge on Ball State
Ball State (14-14, 5-10) vs. Western Michigan (8-20, 2-13)
University Arena in Read Fieldhouse, Kalamazoo, Michigan; Saturday, 4 p.m. EST
Man convicted in slaying of teen who accused him of rape
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — A western Michigan man has been convicted of first-degree murder in the slaying of a 16-year-old girl who accused him of rape.
EPA seeks comments on Kalamazoo-area pollution settlement
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is seeking public comments on a proposed settlement involving industrial pollution in southwestern Michigan.
3 killed when Amtrak train collides with car identified
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State Police say three people were killed when their car collided with an Amtrak train near Kalamazoo.
Oshtemo Township Fire Chief Mark Barnes says no one on...
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Ada Forest Hills Eastern 75, Grand Rapids South Christian 57
E. Michigan looks to seep W. Michigan
Western Michigan (8-18, 2-11) vs. Eastern Michigan (12-14, 6-7)
Convocation Center, Ypsilanti, Michigan; Saturday, 2 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Eastern Michigan goes for the season sweep...
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Alanson 51, Alba 30
Alpena 48, Cadillac 46
AuGres-Sims 62, Atlanta 51
Bath 49, Fulton-Middleton 25
Battle Creek St. Philip 57, Burr Oak 34
Bay City All Saints 65, Akron-Fairgrove 27
Berrien Springs 62, Gobles 59
Bessemer 71, Chassell 61
Big Rapids 49, Newaygo 44
Big Rapids Crossroads Charter Academy 78, Mason County Eastern 53
Blanchard Montabella 51, Vestaburg 41
Brown City 71, Ubly 41
Burton Faith 63, Owosso Spring Vale 43
Calhoun Christian 63, Kalamazoo Heritage Christian 34
Olympic champ John Shuster wins 7th national curling title
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Olympic champion John Shuster won another U.S. curling title when his team beat Rich Ruohonen's 8-4 on Saturday.
It's the seventh national title for Shuster, who led the U.S. team to a gold medal at last year's Olympics. Shuster's team at this event included two of his fellow Olympic champions in Matt Hamilton and John Landsteiner. Chris Plys joined the team this season.
Wilkins lifts W. Michigan past Miami (Ohio) 84-79 in OT
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Kawanise Wilkins had a season-high 26 points as Western Michigan narrowly defeated Miami (Ohio) 84-79 in overtime on Saturday.
A year after Olympic gold, US curlers reflect on success
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Nearly a year has passed since he won gold in South Korea, and John Shuster can still smile about his transformation from obscure curler to Olympic sensation.
"It's a lot of pinch-yourself kind of days," he said.
Walker scores 25 to lift Kent St. over W. Michigan 82-63
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Jaylin Walker had 25 points as Kent State beat Western Michigan 82-63 on Thursday.
Mitch Peterson had 17 points for Kent State (18-6, 7-4 Mid-American Conference). Philip Whittington added 17 points and 13 rebounds. Anthony Roberts had 14 points for the visitors.
Kent State totaled 51 second-half points, a season best for the team.
Josh Davis had 17 points for the Broncos (7-18, 1-11). Michael Flowers added 15 points. Seth Dugan had 12 points.
Dugan scores 26 to lead W. Michigan past N. Illinois 76-74
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Seth Dugan had 26 points and 11 rebounds as Western Michigan snapped its 10-game losing streak, narrowly beating Northern Illinois 76-74 on Tuesday night.
Michael Flowers had 14 points for Western Michigan (7-17, 1-10 Mid-American Conference). Jared Printy added 13 points. Kawanise Wilkins had nine rebounds for the home team.
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Battle Creek Harper Creek 68, Parchment 53
Bay City All Saints 47, Carsonville-Port Sanilac 20
Beal City 77, Evart 53
Benzie Central 51, Suttons Bay 48
Bloomfield Hills 45, Birmingham Seaholm 33
Brethren 78, Big Rapids Crossroads Charter Academy 60
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Ann Arbor Huron 63, Temperance Bedford 44
Ann Arbor Pioneer 57, Saline 41
Ann Arbor Skyline 75, Monroe 72, OT
Bloomfield Hills Cranbrook-Kingswood 54, Ann Arbor Greenhills 52
Cedarville 87, Rudyard 37
Eben Junction Superior Central 66, Rock Mid Peninsula 43
Ellsworth 85, Mackinaw City 60
Gaylord 73, West Branch Ogemaw Heights 51
Grand Haven 48, Rockford 43
Grand Rapids Forest Hills Northern 73, Greenville 55