2:00 PM Jul 6, 2014
Good conduct makes Leon Echols eligible for a number of jobs in prison: porter, barber, cook. He chooses to be a photographer in the visitor room, taking pictures of other inmates and their families.
11:00 AM May 23, 2014
A motor oil and hydraulic fluid spill into the Grand River in Jackson has prompted authorities to close a stretch of the waterway to recreational use.
2:00 PM Apr 29, 2014
A man who spent most of his life in prison for a four-decade-old murder is seeking a seat on the Jackson County Board of Commissioners, and said he hopes to put his life behind bars behind him.
10:57 AM Feb 14, 2014
Consumers Energy has selected engineering and project management company AMEC to decommission three coal-fired power plants in Michigan, the utility announced Thursday.
1:00 PM Jan 31, 2014
Consumers Energy said Thursday that it's holding off on building a $750 million, 700-megawatt natural gas-fired power plant in Genesee County and is buying a 540-megawatt plant in Jackson.
9:00 AM Jan 15, 2014
CMS Energy Corp. is warning its customers about a scam in which people pretending to represent the power company call customers and demand that they quickly pay bills over the phone.
4:00 PM Sep 30, 2013
Amtrak is getting ready to start the second of three Michigan train track improvement phases for the 2013 construction season.
3:00 PM Dec 20, 2012
Authorities said a southern Michigan woman sprayed her 16-year-old son with tear gas during an argument after he refused to go to school.