Police say an Iraq War veteran thwarted two would-be burglars at his northern Michigan gas station by kicking one of them and ordering them away with an AR-15 rifle.
Above-average snowfall in late winter and spring is expected to take a toll on the Upper Peninsula’s deer.
“Neighbors were surprised there was a child in the house .. It was shocking to them,” police said.
State wildlife regulators will propose letting hunters kill several dozen gray wolves this fall in three sections of the Upper Peninsula where other methods have failed to prevent attacks on livestock and pets.
A bill allowing visitors to roadside zoos pet, handle and take pictures with bear cubs has been signed into law by Gov. Rick Snyder.
The Michigan-made portable maple court for men’s college basketball’s Final Four is making the trip this week to Atlanta.
A late winter storm has dumped as much as 15 inches of snow on Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, with up to 2 feet forecast in places.
Metro Detroit will see some sleet and slick spots, while the UP could get a foot of snow.
An Upper Peninsula ranch may soon allow visitors to pet and take photos with bear cubs again under legislation approved Thursday by the House despite concerns that it could put people at risk of injury and disease.
A strong winter storm has dumped up to 20 inches of snow in parts of northern Michigan — and metro Detroit is expected to see some more on Thursday,