Allied Paper cleanup compromise met with cautious optimism during first public unveiling

While the compromise is a far cry from the from plans to completely remove the 1.5 million cubic yards polychlorinated-biphenyls that most residents have called for, most at the meeting… Read more »

Michigan’s Best Coffee Shop: Day 5 features final stops in Kalamazoo, Holland, Grand Rapids and Muskegon

Michigan’s Best Coffee Shop schedule for Friday, Feb. 27: 7:00 a.m. — Water Street Coffee Joint, Kalamazoo; 8:00 a.m. — Black Owl Cafe, Kalamazoo; 10:30 a.m. — Lemonjello’s Coffee, Holland;… Read more »

Detroit brother suspected in auto theft ending in rollover crash arraigned

The second of two Detroit brothers suspected of stealing a 2007 Chevy Trailblazer early Sunday morning, Jerome J. Havard, was arraigned Thursday.

Shutting down the Hometown Inn is just the beginning to ensure public safety, says Genesee County prosecutor

“Some are going to say that the bad guys are just going to go somewhere else.” Leyton said. “Well, let the word go forth, that we will file as many… Read more »

Michael Neumann, 45, charged with operating meth lab near Decatur

Police arrested the 45-year-old man who they say used a gas generator to make meth in a Hamilton Township home over a month ago.