Justen Watkins, 25, Leader White Supremacist Group Sent To PrisonA Michigan man described as a leader of a white supremacist group was sentenced to nearly three years in prison Tuesday for conspiring to train for civil disorder, the attorney general's office said.
Enbridge Temporarily Stops Michigan Pipeline Due To ProtestsThe operator of a Michigan oil pipeline said it temporarily shut down Line 5 Tuesday after protesters warned the company that they planned to turn an emergency valve.
Officials Seek Tips About Poaching Of 2 Tuscola County DeerDNR Lt. Jeremy Payne says the poaching was "a tremendous waste of two beautiful animals."
3-Year-Old Boy Injured When School Bus Hits TurkeyAuthorities say a school bus struck a turkey in Tuscola County, leaving a 3-year-old child on board with cuts on his head from broken glass.
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.
Consumers Breaks Ground For New Wind FarmConsumers Energy, its contractors, Tuscola County-area landowners and local government officials held a groundbreaking event Friday to officially start construction of the company's second wind park, called the Cross Winds Energy Park.
AT&T Expands High Speed Wireless Internet Across MichiganAT&T last week announced wireless Internet capacity improvements in several areas across Michigan.
Consumers Energy Hires Michigan Company For New Wind ParkConsumers Energy says it has signed a contract with Southfield-based Barton Malow Co. for engineering, procurement and construction services at its $255 million Cross Winds Energy Park, a 105-megawatt wind farm in Tuscola County. The contract is subject to approval by the Michigan Public Service Commission.
Consumers Energy Adds More Wind PowerConsumers Energy is Michigan's largest supplier of renewable energy and will soon be adding more to serve its customers. The company Thursday announced it had signed a contract with GE to supply 62 more wind turbine generators for the Cross Winds Energy Park in Tuscola County.
7-Year-Old Critically Injured After Crash On Golf CourseA 7-year-old boy has been critically injured after the utility vehicle he was driving crashed into a tree on a golf course in Michigan's Thumb Area.
ITC Selects Michigan Firm For First Phase Of Thumb Loop Transmission LineNovi-based ITCTransmission, a wholly owned subsidiary of ITC Holdings Corp., the nation's largest independent electricity transmission company, Friday announced it has selected Iron Mountain-based M.J. Electric LLC, a Quanta Services company (NYSE: PWR), to build the first segment of the Thumb Loop high-voltage transmission line.
Crash, Corn Syrup Spill Close Michigan RoadwayAuthorities in Michigan dealt with a sticky situation following a crash on a roadway.
AT&T Expands Mobile Broadband Coverage in VassarAT&T Tuesday announced the activation of one new mobile broadband cell site in the Tuscola County community of Vassar that will enhance coverage for area residents and businesses.
Man Escapes Plane Crash With Leg InjuryAuthorities say the 58-year-old pilot of an ultralight plane escaped with a leg injury after the aircraft lost power and went down in a Tuscola County farm field.
Man Found Dead In Campground PondA Farmington man died over the weekend after falling into a pond in the Thumb area.