Thursday Dec 5
Governor appoints local prosecutor to court judge
Gov. Rick Snyder announced the appointment of Michael Carpenter, of Midland, to the 75th District Court serving Midland County on Thursday.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Police: Driver injured in head-on crash with car turning into Saginaw County dealership
A driver in a two-car, head-on crash was taken to a Midland County hospital with injuries, according to the Saginaw County Sheriff's Department.
Icy weather doesn't stop St. Nick from making his Midland Santa House debut
Santa is obviously used to all types of weather, since he travels around the world into multiple climates on the night of Dec. 25 each year.
Midland kids use Meijer's 'Shop with a Hero' to bring Christmas joy to family members
When Ted Baker went shopping for coffee mugs at Meijer, 7300 Eastman in Midland, around 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 3, he saw police officers and firefighters everywhere.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Missing Midland County man found safe near Port Huron
An 80-year-old man reported missing in Midland County was found safe near Port Huron, about one hour northeast of Detroit, the Midland County Sheriff's Department reports.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
80-year-old Midland County man missing, according to sheriff's department
The Midland County Sheriff's Department is asking for the public's assistance in locating a missing 80-year-old Homer Township man.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Lansing State Journal
Michigan courts promote adoption across the state
Michigan is celebrating adoption with public events in at least 30 counties and at the Supreme Court in Lansing.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Officials discuss drug problems in local community
Talk to any recovering addict and they'll tell you the first step to recovery is admitting you have a problem, but for many that is pretty tough to do.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Fewer than 1,100 remain without power in Midland, Saginaw counties
Nearly three days after a strong storm passed through Michigan, Consumers Energy crews are still working to restore electrical service to their many affected customers.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Michigan storm aftermath: Midland shelter turnout low, but pizza sales and hotel stays are up
Nearly 7,000 Midland County residents awoke Tuesday, Nov. 19, without electrical service following a powerful storm that swept through Michigan Sunday evening.
8,500 still without power in Midland, Saginaw counties after strong storm
Consumers Energy crews have restored power to many customers following storms with heavy winds that blew through the region Sunday, Nov. 17, but thousands of homes affected by the storm are still in the dark.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Bay City commissioners to vote on resolution of support for $8.6 million Victor's Landing complex: Top stories from Sunday, Nov. 17
Bay City commissioners on Monday, Nov. 18, could bring the city one step closer to welcoming an $8.6 million housing project along the Saginaw River in the city's 6th Ward.
Inmate charged with murdering cellmate at Muskegon's Brooks Correctional Facility
State prison inmate Robert Allen Hall has been charged with murdering his cellmate Donald B. Winnie by bludgeoning and stabbing him Oct. 6 at Muskegon's Earnest C. Brooks Correctional Facility.
Midland County cleans up storm damage; Saginaw and Bay counties also...
With more than 10,500 reported outages, more than one-quarter of all 40,416 Consumers Energy customers in Midland County were without power at 10 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 17, in the wake of a powerful string of thunderstorms that swept across Michigan.
More than 6,000 Bay County residents, traffic lights without power
As of 8:22 a.m., 6,091 Bay County residents are without power, Consumers Energy reports, almost 18 percent of the total 34,047 customers in the county.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
More than 10,000 without power as Midland County cleans up storm...
Though many different parts of the state felt the sting of the high winds and torrential rain that came with the storm , residents in the Midland area were hit particularly hard.
Thousands without power in Saginaw, Bay, Midland, Isabella counties in wake of thunderstorm
About 7,000 Consumers Energy customers in Midland, Saginaw, Bay and Isabella counties are currently without power in the wake of powerful thunderstorms that swept through the area Sunday, Nov. 17. More than 3,000 customers in Midland County are without power, according to the utility's outage map.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
State rep warns of telephone scam
Local residents should be wary of a new telephone scam involving callers claiming to be from utility companies, warns state Rep. Jim Stamas.