A former high school teacher in southwestern Michigan faces criminal sexual conduct charges following an investigation into reports of an inappropriate relationship with a student.
A 55-year-old Michigan woman who died after accidentally shooting herself in the head in was adjusting a handgun in her bra holster.
A Bay County judge has ordered a 32-year-old man to stand trial on accusations that he ran a Ponzi scheme that defrauded investors of $8.5 million.
Michigan’s largest private equity firm, Beringea LLC, Monday announced a $3 million investment in Freeosk Inc., a marketing services company with operations in St. Joseph and Chicago.
Pure Michigan announced Thursday Sean Chess of Coldwater is the winner of the Pure Michigan Moments Photo Contest. Chess’ photo of the St. Joseph North Pier Lighthouse will be featured in the 2013 Pure Michigan Travel Guide.
An Amber Alert has been issued for a 2-year-old girl police said was taken from her home in St. Joseph near Benton Harbor.
Verizon Wireless announced it is bringing the nation’s largest 4G Long Term Evolution network to more of southwest Michigan, including Benton Harbor, St. Joseph, the lakeshore and surrounding areas on Thursday, May 17.
Sheriff’s deputies in southwest Michigan say two people had to be rescued from the water, after one fell in while texting and the other tried to rescue her.
The national champion solar car team will soon put its 2011 car and crew to the toughest test before the October World Solar Challenge. On Saturday, the University of Michigan team will embark on a 1,000-mile, four-day “mock race” that will ring the state’s Lower Peninsula.
Through a new collaborative program called Connect Sixty-Four, businesses along the 64-mile stretch of I-94 between St. Joseph and Battle Creek have formed an alliance to hire so-called trailing spouses — husbands and wives following their spouses to a new community after the other gets a new job.