Lower Peninsula

State Police: Trooper Killed Man Threatening Him With PipeState police say a trooper fatally shot a 43-year-old man who threatened him with a metal pipe after a crash in the northern Lower Peninsula.
Authorities: Man, 25, Dies While Swimming In Elk LakeAuthorities say the body of a 25-year-old man who reportedly jumped from a boat to swim in Michigan's northern Lower Peninsula has been recovered.
Snyder Sets Brisk Pace In Mackinac Bridge WalkGov. Rick Snyder led thousands of walkers and runners across the Mackinac Bridge for one of Michigan's most popular Labor Day traditions.
Ash Trees At Sleeping Bear Dunes May Be Wiped Out By Emerald Ash BorerAn invasive insect may wipe out the ash trees at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore.
Increase In Black Bear Sightings Reported In Lower PeninsulaPark officials are urging holiday campers to keep their food put away if they visit the area in the northwestern Lower Peninsula.
State Wants To Euthanize Bear That Attacked Hunter