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.
Severe thunderstorms packing high winds that moved across Michigan have left more than 100,000 electric customers without power.