The Michigan Public Service Commission wants companies to submit ways to better reach elderly residents who are most at risk during a shutoff in extreme weather.
An investigation was ordered after the body of 69-year-old John Skelley was discovered in his Hazel Park home earlier this year.
John Skelley was discovered unresponsive, huddled under blankets in front of a space heater on Feb. 1.
Police said the remains were so decomposed, it appears the 63-year-old man could have been dead inside the portable toilet for about five months.
Police said the remains were so decomposed, it appears the man could have been dead inside the portable toilet for months.
The body was discovered on the sidewalk behind an old storage yard on Grand River between Taft and Beck Roads.
Henry Ogene, the 46-year-old father, has been charged with “child abuse-leaving a child in a vehicle resulting in death.”
Authorities say an 8-year- boy who was canoeing with his father in northern Lake Michigan died after the vessel overturned in the chilly waters.
Authorities say the February death of a 24-year-old Pennsylvania woman who moved to Michigan to care for her mother has been classified as an accident.
An 18-year-old Ferris State University student is in critical condition after spending several hours in a snow bank after a party.