Ferris State University Professor Suspended Over Video Sues SchoolA Michigan professor asked a judge Wednesday to immediately reinstate him, two weeks after he was suspended for making a sarcastic video for students that included profanity and criticism of Ferris State University's COVID-19 policies.
Ferris State University Professor On Leave After Profanity-Laced Video About GradesA professor at a Michigan university has been placed on leave after he told students in a profanity-laced video that he randomly assigns grades before the first day of class.
Jail Sentence Stopped For Man Convicted Of Jury TamperingKeith Wood was sentenced to eight weekends in jail last week in Mecosta County. But Wood's lawyer says another judge stopped the sentence while he pursues an appeal.
Man Avoids Attempted Murder Conviction In Ferris State Student's ShootingA 21-year-old Detroit-area man charged in the shooting of a Ferris State University student at an off-campus apartment in February has entered a plea in the case.
Man Charged With Attempted Murder In Ferris State Student ShootingBurkovich says the suspect has a long criminal record and isn't a student at the Big Rapids school.
Consumers Energy Donates Over $10K In Equipment, Tech To Ferris State UConsumers Energy is strengthening its ties to Ferris State University with the donation of more than $10,000 worth of machinery and technology to its heavy equipment program.
Tech Tour Day Eight: Ferris State Biotech Booming At The Edge Of The North WoodsFerris State University gets tons of life science industry lab techs ready for work. And someday its research might help you live 50 percent longer.
Mecosta County Earns Certification As A Connected CommunityMecosta County will become the latest Michigan county to earn the designation "Connected Community" under the Connect Michigan initiative.
Data Breach At Ferris Reveals Names, SS NumbersA data security breach at Ferris State University put identifying information of thousands of people at risk of being accessed, and the school is offering free credit monitoring as a precaution to those affected, officials said.
Merit Lights More REACH-3MC NetworkMerit Network, Inc. announced the completion of three key segments of its Round II REACH-3MC network build-out: Grand Rapids to Big Rapids, Rose City to Oscoda, and Hillman to Posen.
No Sign Of Missing Mich. Man After Aerial Search Of Missouri ForestAuthorities say an aerial search of Mark Twain National Forest in southern Missouri didn't find a missing Michigan man whose car was discovered earlier in the remote area.
College Student Found Injured In Snow BankAn 18-year-old Ferris State University student is in critical condition after spending several hours in a snow bank after a party.
Missing Mich. Man's Car Found In Missouri ForestAuthorities in southern Missouri were searching for clues Friday after a car belonging to a missing Big Rapids man was found in Mark Twain National Forest.
Verizon Expands 4G LTE Into Big RapidsVerizon Wireless Monday was to expand its 4G Long Term Evolution network into parts of Mecosta County.
AT&T Expands Mobile Broadband Wireless Capacity in Big RapidsCustomers in Big Rapids are expected to experience improved mobile broadband coverage and voice performance as a result of continued investment and innovation by AT&T.