The man said he was defending his father, but state wildlife officials say the animal posed no threat and was poached, its heart cooked and some of it eaten by the men.
The Bay City man says he killed the wounded animal the next day and took its hide and skull — but didn’t eat the heart.
A 40-year-old man and his 19-year-old son got lost Sunday in the Ontonagon area.
State Natural Resources officials say two Bay County men face charges after a cougar was illegally killed in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.
The governor’s order allows drivers to exceed the number of hours and consecutive days they can transport propane in Michigan due to a temporary shortage of propane.
The board of directors of Ishpeming’s Bell Hospital Monday announced a final agreement for the hospital’s acquisition by Brentwood, Tenn.-based LifePoint Hospitals lnc. LifePoint also announced a health care joint venture elsewhere in the Upper Peninsula, with Hancock-based Portage Health.
Customers in northern Michigan are expected to experience improved mobile Internet coverage and voice performance as a result of continued investment by AT&T Inc.
Prosecutors say the 24-year-old former McDonald’s employee spit into a police officer’s sandwich.
A proposal under review by the state could allow a Canada-based supplier of lime and limestone products to acquire more than 10,000 acres of state-managed UP forest for use as a mine.
A 24-year-old McDonald’s restaurant employee has reached a deal in a case that accuses him of spitting into a police officer’s sandwich.