Bird Flu Detected In Branch County Backyard FlockBird flu has been confirmed in a backyard poultry flock in south-central Michigan's Branch County, the state Department of Agriculture and Rural Development said Saturday.
Whitmer Declares State Of Emergency For 3 South Michigan Counties After Severe Storm DamageGov. Gretchen Whitmer declared a state of emergency for Branch, Hillsdale, and St. Joseph counties due to the impact of the severe thunderstorms and winds that occurred on Aug. 11 and 12.
Deputy Thrown From Horse During Memorial Day Parade On Life SupportThe sheriff's office says the horse was apparently frightened by some unknown noise.
Authorities: 10,000 Chickens Die In Michigan Barn FireAuthorities say a barn fire in southern Michigan has killed about 10,000 chickens.
Consumers Energy Boosts Pure Michigan Program With Local Pipeline ContractorsConsumers Energy says it has boosted its commitment to the Pure Michigan Business Connect hire-Michigan program by hiring two local contractors to help keep landowner relations strong for its 24-mile Southwest Michigan 1200B Pipeline Project.
Carcasses Of Goat, Horse Dumped In FieldAuthorities in southern Michigan are trying to figure out who dumped the carcasses of a goat and a malnourished horse in a field.
Southwest Michigan First, MEDC Partnership Targets Job CreationSouthwest Michigan First, the economic development agency for the Kalamazoo area, Tuesday announced a collaboration with the Michigan Economic Development Corp. to expand its business growth team.
Police Investigate Deadly 4-Wheeler AccidentPolice say a person has died in a four-wheeler accident in southern Michigan.
Authorities: 2 Teens Dead, 2 Injured In CrashAuthorities say two teenagers died and two others were injured after two vehicles crashed in southern Michigan.
Prosecutor To Seek Cell Records In 'Sexting' ProbeA prosecutor plans to subpoena cell phone records of students in Hillsdale and Branch counties as part of an investigation into widespread sharing of sexually explicit photos.
Southwest Michigan First Partners For Team ExpansionSouthwest Michigan First announced a collaboration with the Michigan Economic Development Corp. that will expand its team.