Wednesday Mar 5
Courthouse protesters on both sides of Michigan gay marriage debate say it's about 'protecting families'
They've been traveling long distances and braving cold temperatures to march outside the Detroit courthouse where a trial is taking place in a challenge of the state's voter approved same-sex marriage ban.
Michigan's witness in gay marriage trial barred
Jayne Rowse and April DeBoer walk outside Federal Courthouse before a trial that could overturn Michigan's ban on gay marriage in Detroit on Monday, March 3, 2014 in Detroit.
Farm involved in Hopkins manure spill had previous complaints against it, but no citations
Schaendorf Custom Farming is located at 3083 30th St. near Hopkins, Mich. Neighbors have filed several complaints against the farm, where Michigan environmental regulators report liquid manure has leaked into county waterways.
Cannon Township cattle rustler gets prison time for stealing, selling high-end beef on the hoof
An Ada man can at least take comfort in the fact that he lives in Michigan in the 21st century and not the Old West where cattle rustling was a hanging offense.
Environmental regulators may never know how much manure escaped 20...
State environmental regulators are awaiting the results of tests conducted on water samples taken from Bear Creek but say they likely will never know exactly how much waste escaped a large lagoon at a farm near Hopkins last week.
Ice-covered pipe, concealed under snow, leads to Allegan County manure spill
A Hopkins area dairy farmer says an icy pipe and valve that failed in a stormwater system - resulting in a manure spill from a lagoon holding more than a million gallons of waste on his property - was fully concealed under snow until state regulators began to investigate last week.
WXMI-TV Grand Rapids
Allegan County Residents React To Manure Leak
ALLEGAN COUNTY, Mich.- The people who live in Allegan County spoke out on Sunday about the manure that leaked into a more than fie-mile stretch of water.