Local schools were on alert Tuesday as authorities searched for a parole absconder from the Thumb Correctional Facility.
The National Weather Service has confirmed three tornadoes touched down in southeast Michigan on Thursday.
More than 100 homes were damaged in the aftermath of three reported tornadoes that ripped through Washtenaw, Monroe and Lapeer counties Thursday night.
A partner in a Lapeer County law firm and her husband are dead in what police say may be a murder-suicide.
Police say a 16-year-old girl in Lapeer County died after her vehicle was broadsided and burst into flames.
After posting modest job gains last year, the six-county region of Genesee, Lapeer, Livingston, Macomb, Oakland and St. Clair will add more than 50,000 jobs this year through 2013, say University of Michigan economists.
A man from Michigan’s Thumb is facing charges in connection with the 2006 murder of a Lapeer County woman.
Sixty-five-year old Leland Kinder was at a charity event with about 20 other motorcyclists when he lost control and was thrown off his Harley Davidson.
A Lapeer man who police say caused a fatal crash while texting and driving has made a guilty plea.
The family of an Imlay City man is in mourning after he was killed in an accident between a farm tractor and a van.