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Stories with person: Bill Schuette
  • Former longtime Michigan lawmaker Harry Gast dies at 94 
    Updated: Jul-30-15 7:07 pm

    ST. JOSEPH, Michigan - Former Michigan lawmaker Harry Gast, a straight-talking Republican who served for 32 years and led the state Senate's budget panel his final 18 years in the Capitol, died Thursday. He was 94.

  • 26 years later, brothers sent to prison for woman's death 
    Updated: Jul-21-15 8:35 pm

    WHITE CLOUD, Michigan - Two brothers convicted of murder in the slaying of a young woman in 1989 in western Michigan received long prison sentences Tuesday.

  • Michigan: Ban heavy oil from Straits of Mackinac pipeline story has photos
    Updated: Jul-14-15 7:05 pm

    LANSING, Michigan - Heavy crude oil will be banned from a pipeline that runs under a scenic waterway where Lakes Huron and Michigan meet, state officials said Tuesday, adding they also will require independent analyses of future alternatives to the pipes and worst-case consequences of a spill.