National Pet Preparedness Month


In honor of National Pet Preparedness Month, the Michigan State Police, Emergency Management and Homeland Security Division (MSP/EMHSD) and the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) encourage Michiganders to create an emergency preparedness kit for their pets to ...

Timely advice

Letters to the Editor

EDITOR: He was elected in 2016 despite losing the popular vote. Two years later, he lost both the Senate and the House of Representatives. During his four-year term, he lost more jobs than any president since Herbert Hoover, and added trillions to the national debt. He lost the 2020 popular ...

It’s not too late to harden American democracy

Local columns

BERKELEY — As usual, Trump signals what he’s planning to do before he does it. He’s already signaled that he won’t accept the results of the 2024 election if he loses. Since announcing his candidacy, he has cast doubt on the fairness of the 2024 election on average once a day ...


Local columns

By The Associated Press Today in History Today is Wednesday, June 12, the 164th day of 2024. There are 202 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On June 12, 2016, a gunman opened fire at the Pulse nightclub, a gay establishment in Orlando, Florida, leaving 49 people dead ...

Strenghen disclosure laws now


Perhaps you’ve received one of those carefully worded letters: Dear customer, you trusted your personal details to us and someone stole them. Maybe you were one of the estimated 550 million customers who were impacted by the Ticketmaster breach. Or one of the 30 million Santander Bank ...