2 Ice Fishermen Rescued After Trapped By Open Water In Michigan's Thumb RegionTwo ice fishermen in Michigan's Thumb region have been rescued by airboat after becoming trapped by open water, authorities said.
Whitmer Declares Emergency In 3 Counties Over Storm DamageGov. Gretchen Whitmer on Thursday added three counties to a state emergency declaration due to damage from tornados or flooding nearly two weeks ago.
Names Released In Double-Fatal Michigan Cement Mixer CrashTwo people died yesterday when cement mixer crashed into a Ford pickup in the Thumb.
Wind Turbine Partially Falls Down In Michigan; No InjuriesThe area saw high winds and heavy snow during a storm that started Wednesday.
Man Falls From Tree Stand, Dies On Opening Day Of Bow Hunting SeasonAuthorities say the man had shot a deer and unfastened his safety harness to climb down from his tree stand when he fell.
Michigan Woman Gets Probation For Sending Drug To Jailed Husband, Hidden Under StampsA Huron County woman has been sentenced to three years of probation for trying to send an opiate to her husband who's in jail.
Man Drowns After Lawnmower Rolls Over In Water-filled DitchAn 84-year-old Huron County man apparently has drowned after his riding lawnmower rolled into a water-filled ditch.
19-Year-Old Man Found Caged In Special Needs HomeAuthorities say the man was found in a caged bed with the cage door chained.
DTE Energy Buying Wind Park In Huron CountyThe utility announced Monday that the 75-megawatt Pheasant Run II wind park in Huron County will be renamed the Brookfield Wind Park.
Woman Acquitted In 2011 Death Of 23-Month-Old SonThe defense argued that the boy threw up and choked on his own vomit.
Saginaw Area Businesses Get Free Solar Site AssessmentSaginaw Future Inc., the regional economic development agency for the Saginaw Bay area, announced a free solar power site assessment for businesses in an 11-county area in the Great Lakes Bay area, the Thumb and Mid-Michigan.
Turbines Begins Operation At DTE Energy's Echo Wind ParkThe first 13 wind turbines at DTE Energy's (NYSE: DTE) Echo Wind Park have been commissioned, with the entire facility set to begin commercial operation by the end of November.
Plans Move Forward On $50M Wind Power ProjectDTE said the 10 turbine, 20 megawatt project will create enough energy to power about 9,000 homes.
AT&T Adds Faster Mobile Web In Thumb, Northern MichiganAT&T Inc. Tuesday announced the availability of its mobile Internet service to more than 50 communities across northern Lower Michigan, the eastern Upper Peninsula and the Thumb, extending access for advanced mobile services, devices and applications to customers in the area.
MPSC OK's 20 Megawatts Of Wind Power For DTE EnergyThe Michigan Public Service Commission has approved DTE Energy's contract to purchase 20 megawatts of renewable energy from a subsidiary of Heritage Sustainable Energy, a Michigan wind energy producer.