Escanaba athletics, drama, music soar

This week’s bouquets go to: From Mike Olson of Escanaba: Congratulations to the Esky High football team for the great amount of good they do for all of us, ...

Medical bills drive auto premiums

The problem with Michigan’s no-fault auto insurance system is not unlimited personal injury protection. The problem is unlimited medical ...

Thankful for property

NEW YORK — Did you have a happy Thanksgiving? Before you ate that turkey, I hope you thought about why America has turkeys for you to eat. Most people don’t ...

Debt and taxes and perdition

WASHINGTON — Should the government borrow against the future? Should it guarantee higher taxes for your children and grandchildren in return ...

District Court

DISTRICT COURT DRUNKEN DRIVING Courtney Lea Martin, 36, of 1218 Michigan Ave., Gladstone, pleaded guilty to operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated, second ...

Circuit Court

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Muskegon Co. voters reject tax

MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — Residents in a western Michigan county Tuesday voted against adopting a special tax to fund programs for children and families. Supporters ...

Grand Rapids voters OK tax

Incumbent in Detroit mayor race defeats Coleman Young II

Should recreational use of marijuana be legalized in Michigan?