MADISON - Tuesday, President Barack Obama issued a proclamation ordering flags to half-staff at all federal buildings, military posts, and installations until sunset on April 20, 2013, in remembrance and mourning of the tragic events in Boston.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) A state Senate panel has voted to let the Michigan Natural Resources Commission decide which animals can be hunted, which could render meaningless a proposed referendum on wolf hunting.
IRONWOOD- The Ironwood Public Safety Department, Gogebic County Sheriff's Department and the Gogebic County Road Commission are declaring a snow emergency for the cities and townships in Gogebic County, Michigan.
WASHINGTON, DC - Full Saturday mail delivery will continue — at least for now.
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says Great Lakes levels probably will remain below average for the next six months but won't set records unless the weather is unusually dry.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) The Michigan Department of Natural Resources says a series of new fishing regulations is taking effect Monday.
Under the revised rules, each angler may take only one muskellunge per season.
MINNEAPOLIS - The National Weather Service will provide more detailed severe weather warnings beginning Monday in 14 states, including Minnesota and Wisconsin.
TRAVERSE CITY - Scientists say the gray wolves in Michigan's Isle Royale National Park are in growing danger of extinction and may have stopped reproducing.
IRONWOOD - The Ironwood Public Safety Department has a new program aimed at protecting seniors.
DETROIT (AP) Plans are moving forward for a hiking and biking trail from Belle Isle park in Detroit to Ironwood on the Wisconsin boundary in the western Upper Peninsula.