Ford is confirming plans to fully electrify the F-Series pickup truck. The news of an electric pickup truck by Ford is being called unexpected, company executives believe it will "futureproof" the billion-dollar F-series line.
The Executive Vice President of Administrative Services at Michigan State University has been named Interim President. Satish Udpa was appointed by the MSU Board of Trustees.
A vacant building owned by Muskegon Public Schools is going up for sale. District officials announced plans to sell the old Craig School to the Muskegon Area Intermediate School District for 25-thousand-dollars.
Hundreds of people from Grand Rapids flocked to Washington, D.C. to take part in the March for Life. Bus loads of people from the Catholic Diocese of Grand Rapids carried participants to the event.
Representative Rashida Tlaib of Detroit announced her plans to join a protest during the North American International Auto Show Charity Preview. The protest was against GM job cuts, outside the Cobo Center.
A 19-year-old Flint man has been charged in connection with a home invasion in Attica Township. Tatum Fike was arraigned in Lapeer District Court on second-degree home invasion, possession of burglary tools and malicious destruction of property.
A Lansing teenager has been charged in connection with a murder last month on the city's southwest side. Neal Prince, 18, faces charges in the death of Donovan Barfield last month at the 3600 block of Bayview Drive.
The 51st running of the I-500 Snowmobile Race in Sault Ste. Marie is just over two weeks away, volunteers are making sure the track is ready to go. Using a million gallons of water to make the one-mile track the ideal 14 to 16 inches thick.
Crews restored power to hundreds of homes in Muskegon County. Consumers Energy says outages happened for unknown reasons.
Ford is out with a fourth-quarter profit forecast that's weaker than Wall Street analysts expected. The number-two U.S. automaker said it expects adjusted fourth-quarter earnings of 30 cents a share.
Baker College is looking to consolidate four of their campuses into a one new one in Ferndale. Officials with the college met with the Ferndale City Council Monday night to outline their plan.
An outdoor concert venue may be coming to Grand Rapids. Plans for an amphitheater are coming closer to reality after the state agreed to provide five-million-dollars for the project.
Detroit Police are searching for a man who shot up a Domino's pizza on the city's west side. Officers say the shooting took place when employees said his pizza was not ready.
A 21-year-old man has been found guilty in connection with an April 2016 double homicide at a Flint apartment complex. Jurors convicted Toron Cortez Fisher Wednesday, in the shooting deaths of 19-year-olds Sasha Bell and Sacorya Reed.
Ingham County Circuit Court Judge Rosemarie Aquilina says she's open to seeking the job of Michigan State University president. The judge said she hasn't been approached about the job, but would look into it if asked.
Consumers Energy just made a donation to help local veterans this winter. They made a $100,000 donation to the Michigan Veterans Trust Fund. It’s the largest single donation in the history of the trust fund.
Allegiant Air is adding an aircraft base in Grand Rapids. Officials at Ford Airport made the announcement. Allegiant is said to be investing more than 42-million-dollars.
Governor Whitmer is taking her show on the road to talk about some of the moves she's made since taking office. Whitmer said one directive will ensure small and previously disadvantaged businesses have chances to land state contracts.
Plans to share costs and develop new commercial vehicles were unveiled by Ford Motor Company and Volkswagen. The automakers revealed plans to develop new vans and mid-size trucks for global markets by 2022.
Detroit officials lifted a boil water advisory that was issued after a water main broke in the downtown area. Crews repaired a water line near McDougall and Larned Streets.
An MSU student driving a moped on campus was killed after an accident involving a salt truck. Michigan State University Police are still investigating the accident and what led up to the crash.
A structure fire investigation resulted in the arrest of man accused of assault. Emergency crews were called to a fire at the Camden Kade Rental Units on North US-31 in Alanson.
Five-year-old Brooklyn Brown is looking to help cheer up children in the hospital by starting a crayon drive. She’s had 12 stays so far in her life, after being diagnosed with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.
Winners were selected for the North American Car, Truck and Utility of Year in Detroit. The Car of the Year honor was given to the 2019 Genesis G70 sedan.
The newspaper chain MNG wants to buy media giant Gannett for just over one-point-three-billion-dollars. Gannett owns the Detroit News, Detroit Free Press and Lansing State Journal, among numerous other papers in the state.
The race for Grand Rapids mayor is getting its first contender. Incumbent Mayor Rosalynn Bliss is announcing she will seek re-election in this year's election.
Detroit is near the top of the list for cities with the worst bed bug problem in the country. Pest control company Orkin released their annual list for 2019 and Detroit ranked eighth overall.
A 16-year-old who died after being shot in Flint is the city’s first homicide of 2019. Monteriah Williams died from wounds received after he was shot Jan. 10 in the 3000 block of Stonegate Drive.
Lansing Mayor Andy Schor has announced a new Fire Chief for the Lansing Fire Department. Michael Mackey will begin as chief in late April. Mackey has had over 30 years of fire service with the Palm Beach County Fire Rescue in Florida.
Self-proclaimed boat nerds are preparing to say farewell to another shipping season in Sault Ste. Marie. The last ship passed through and the Soo locks officially closed to shipping traffic.
Almost half of Grand Haven's water lines contain lead and must be replaced. All cities in the state must have an inventory of lead lines by 2020, and those lines must all be replaced by 2041.
The National Transportation Safety Board postponed a hearing on the 2017 Willow Run Airport runway issues involving the University of Michigan men's basketball team. A rescheduled date for the hearing was not immediately set.
Ford and Volkswagen AG are planning to work together to produce commercial pickup trucks as they continue working towards a global partnership. Details were announced during the Detroit Auto Show.
A real estate management company that developed multiple properties in Grand Rapids is filing for bankruptcy. Federal court documents show 616 Lofts filed for chapter seven bankruptcy on the last day of 2018.
Sahara is the new black, at least when it comes to car colors. Michigan-based Axalta, one of the largest suppliers of automotive paint, has named Sahara bronze its 2019 automotive color of the year.
Hundreds of hourly employees impacted by General Motors' November announcement to close up to five plants, including two in the Detroit area, will now be transferring to Flint Assembly, according to GM.
The Michigan Department of Transportation is seeking public input as it develops a 25-year plan for the state. The "Michigan Mobility 2045 " plan will seek to establish priorities for transportation. The development phase of the plan runs through April.
Investigators are looking into what caused a house fire in Otsego County. Flames engulfed a two story apartment building on N Court Avenue near W Mitchell Street in Gaylord.