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Michigan News

Counselors get probation for role in teen’s death

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Two former youth counselors charged in the death of a teenager more than three years ago who was restrained at a Michigan youth home have been sentenced to 18 months on probation. Michael Mosley, 50, and Zachary Solis, 30, both of Battle Creek, pleaded no contest in ...

Ann Arbor phasing in ban on gas-powered leaf blowers

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Leaf blowers are running out of gas in a Michigan college town. Ann Arbor is banning gas-powered blowers, citing noise and pollution. They can still be used from October through May but will be completely prohibited by January 2028 under a four-year phaseout, ...

Former Michigan GOP spokesman: Fake elector defendants were misled

LANSING — A former communications director for the Michigan GOP testified Thursday that he believes an attorney for then-President Donald Trump’s campaign “took advantage” of some of the 15 Republicans who face forgery and another charges for allegedly serving as false ...

Supreme Court appoints Marquette County chief judges

By Journal Staff MARQUETTE — The Michigan Supreme Court has appointed Cheryl Hill and Karl Weber as chief judges for Marquette County. According to a press release from the Marquette County courts, Hill will assume responsibilities for the 25th Circuit Court and Marquette County Probate ...