The operator of a southeastern Michigan skydiving company says his pilot is blameless in a close encounter with a Spirit Airlines plane that forced the jetliner with 131 people aboard into a sharp evasive dive.
The Michigan Senate adjourned Wednesday without voting on whether to expand government health insurance eligibility to more low-income adults — a move that was expected but was nevertheless disappointing to the bill's backers on the Senate floor and in its packed gallery.
Betty of Norton Shores asked, "Can you find out what I think I heard was an explosion (between 9:30 and 10:30 p.m. Monday, June 24). I live on Pontaluna Road in Norton Shores. A neighbor on Grand Haven Road also heard it. "
There is no more agonizing debate in our society right now than abortion. All the articles and letters to the editor in our West Michigan newspapers are heartfelt, but the following points never seem to be made.