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Man hit by pickup, killed while stopped along road
Authorities say a 37-year-old man is dead after being hit by a pickup truck while stopped along the side of a mid-Michigan roadway to check on another motorist.
Sat May 18, 2013
Isabella County crash ends with woman pinned underneath car, killed
An 18-year-old Weidman woman is dead and a Big Rapids woman hospitalized after a rollover crash early Saturday in Isabella Township that left one person pinned underneath a vehicle.
Tue May 14, 2013
Grand Haven Tribune
Berry safe crop
Last year, frost damaged the state's blueberry, cherry and apple crops. This year, West Michigan farms will see the effects of the frost, but not nearly as much as last year.
Ludington Daily News
Prep softball: Eastern sweeps Crossroads at home
'Even though the pitching was not the caliber we have been seeing, it was good to see us more aggressive at the plate today,' said Mason County Eastern softball coach Bill Cole Monday after his Cardinals swept a Western Michigan D League doubleheader, 11-1 and 25-9, from the Big Rapids Crossroads Cougars.
Ferris State University to honor fallen public safety officers
Ferris State University is hosting a tribute Tuesday morning for public safety officers who have died during the line of duty.
Mon May 13, 2013
Hateful speech: See what West Michigan communities have most racist, homophobic tweets
Mason and Mecosta counties, located in two largely rural swaths of Northern Michigan, aren't exactly a hotbed of Twitter activity.
Ludington Daily News
Closing Tuesday on downtown Manistee building for new restaurant, The Blue Fish Restaurant and Bar
One of Downtown Manistee's most significant historic commercial properties will soon have a new owner and the downtown will soon have a new restaurant offering the employment equivalent of 22 full-time jobs.
Wed May 08, 2013
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
MSP Asking For Communitya s Help In Sexual Assault Case
A woman reported that a white male sexually assaulted her at University Park Suites in Big Rapids and Michigan State Police are now questioning the community for possible leads.
Mon May 06, 2013
Big Rapids brewery converting Coney Island diners in Cutlerville, Mount Pleasant to brewpubs
The Cranker's Coney Island at 454 68th Street SW in Byron Township is being converted to a brewpub this summer.
Fri May 03, 2013
Morley man arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting family members, possibly more victims
A 54-year-old Morley man is being charged for sexually assaulting a family member over the course of four years.
Wed May 01, 2013
Northern Michigan News
Missing Mecosta County teen last seen in Reed City
A Big Rapids teen missing since Sunday was last seen in Reed City, and family say being out of communication is not normal behavior for the high school sophomore.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Ferris State University recognized for community engagement projects
The award recognizes commitments made by colleges and universities to connecting education to community service and "real-world issues," according to Ferris.
More rain heads into Mid-Michigan
A swath of rainstorms that is currently hammering the Big Rapids and Clare area is making it's way into the Tri-Cities and Genesee County.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Central Michigan Life
CMU student media director finalist Dave Clark: a Ia m not going to win a Pulitzer, but I can help youa
Dave Clark, one of the three candidates for Director of Student Publishing, interviews with editors of CM Life in a public forum at the CM Life conference room on Wednesday afternoon.