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Man, 67, arraigned in Saginaw cocaine-for-girl swap
March 30, 2010 – 5:51 am | Comments Off on Man, 67, arraigned in Saginaw cocaine-for-girl swap
Man, 67, arraigned in Saginaw cocaine-for-girl swap

A 67 year-old Saginaw man who police say gave a woman cocaine in exchange for having sex with a 10 year-old girl has been arrested.

5 years after Schiavo, few make end-of-life plans
March 30, 2010 – 5:48 am | Comments Off on 5 years after Schiavo, few make end-of-life plans
5 years after Schiavo, few make end-of-life plans

Five years after Terri Schiavo’s high-profile death, there’s little indication Americans are heeding lessons from her case and filling out advance directives or so-called living wills.

Insurance industry agrees to fix kids coverage gap
March 30, 2010 – 5:47 am | Comments Off on Insurance industry agrees to fix kids coverage gap
Insurance industry agrees to fix kids coverage gap

The insurance industry says it won’t fight President Barack Obama over fixing a coverage gap for kids in the new health care law.

NASA will help probe Toyota acceleration problem
March 30, 2010 – 5:46 am | Comments Off on NASA will help probe Toyota acceleration problem
NASA will help probe Toyota acceleration problem

NASA and the National Academy of Sciences are joining the government’s effort to figure out what caused the sudden acceleration problems that led to Toyota’s massive recalls.

Misdemeanor warrant issued for Grayling City Manager
March 29, 2010 – 7:08 am | Comments Off on Misdemeanor warrant issued for Grayling City Manager
Misdemeanor warrant issued for Grayling City Manager

A misdemeanor warrant has been issued for City of Grayling Manager David Thayer.

Antrim Republican to challenge Stupak
March 29, 2010 – 6:40 am | Comments Off on Antrim Republican to challenge Stupak
Antrim Republican to challenge Stupak

A Republican has stepped forward to challenge Bart Stupak for the U.S. House of Representatives First Congressional District.

Indian River woman & child reek of meth lab
March 29, 2010 – 6:36 am | Comments Off on Indian River woman & child reek of meth lab
Indian River woman & child reek of meth lab

An Indian River woman could lose more than just her freedom after she was picked up for manufacturing methamphetamine.

Police catch parole absconder who defrauded Cheboygan deer ranch
March 29, 2010 – 6:32 am | Comments Off on Police catch parole absconder who defrauded Cheboygan deer ranch
Police catch parole absconder who defrauded Cheboygan deer ranch

Police in Ogemaw County arrested a parole absconder last week, wanted for defrauding a Cheboygan County deer ranch out of more than $1,300.

Lewiston firemen save the family dog
March 29, 2010 – 6:30 am | Comments Off on Lewiston firemen save the family dog
Lewiston firemen save the family dog

Firemen from Lewiston heard a cry for help last week and we able to save a family pet.

Controlled substance drop-off in Alpena
March 29, 2010 – 6:26 am | Comments Off on Controlled substance drop-off in Alpena
Controlled substance drop-off in Alpena

Alpena State Police and the Huron Undercover Narcotics Team (HUNT) are joining forces on another controlled substance collection effort.

Rogers City blood drive
March 29, 2010 – 6:22 am | Comments Off on Rogers City blood drive
Rogers City blood drive

The American Red Cross is hosting a blood drive in Rogers City this week.

Michigan residents seek lower property tax bills
March 29, 2010 – 6:20 am | Comments Off on Michigan residents seek lower property tax bills
Michigan residents seek lower property tax bills

Many Michigan residents seeing lower tax bills after their homes’ value fell significantly last year are now going before local tax appeal boards to argue that they deserve even more tax relief.