LANSING — Democratic Sen. Gary Peters and Republican challenger John James staked out differing stances on the fight over President Donald Trump’s pending Supreme Court pick.
GRAND RAPIDS — Jill Biden, the former second lady and wife of Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden, visited the Kids’ Food Basket in Grand Rapids on Tuesday morning to campaign in Michigan – a key swing state in November’s presidential election.
ALLENDALE — Grand Valley State University says it’s on moderate alert after reporting nearly 300 confirmed COVID-19 cases among the campus community.
LANSING — Former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder backed Joe Biden for president on Thursday, becoming the latest high-profile Republican to support the Democratic nominee over President Donald Trump.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Postmaster General Louis DeJoy is warning that voters should request mail-in ballots at least 15 days before the Nov. 3 election to ensure they have enough time to receive their ballot, complete it and mail it back to elections officials on time.
LANSING — More than 6,400 Michigan residents did not have their absentee ballots counted for the August primary election because clerks received them in the mail after polls closed on Election Day.
WILMINGTON, Del. — Joe Biden named California Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate on Tuesday, making history by selecting the first Black woman to compete on a major party's presidential ticket and acknowledging the vital role Black voters will play in his bid to defeat President Donald Trump.
More than 2 million Michiganders mailed in ballots or voted in person for the primary election Tuesday, requiring many clerks to scramble for staff during a pandemic and spend late-night hours tallying a record number of absentee ballot.
LANSING — With the primary complete, Michigan candidates on Wednesday quickly turned their focus to November – when voters in the presidential battleground will also decide a competitive U.S. Senate race, several House contests and which party controls a legislative chamber.
Crockery Township Supervisor Leon Stille said he plans to work hard to make sure ongoing projects continue smoothly into the new supervisor’s term.
Olive Township resident Anita Brown claimed her spot to challenge incumbent Jim Lilly, R-Park Township, in a race to be the state House 89th District’s representative in Lansing.
GRAND HAVEN TWP. — Mark Reenders retained his seat as the Grand Haven Township supervisor after holding off former Township Supervisor Karl French in Tuesday's Republican primary.
Spring Lake residents overwhelmingly supported a library millage renewal Tuesday, while the Northwest Ottawa Recreation Authority operating millage was met with less enthusiasm by voters.
With traditional campaigning thrown out the window by the COVID-19 pandemic, challenger Frank Johnson had to try something new in his bid for the Robinson Township supervisor job.
Michiganders head to the polls today — amid a national pandemic — to participate in the state's primary election. Hundreds of seats are up for grabs as Republicans and Democrats vie for their party's nomination.
With no Democrats running, the winner of the Republican Party primary for Robinson Township supervisor on Aug. 4 will decide the post between a pair of longtime residents.
Veterans issues and military service is a recurring theme in Michigan’s U.S. Senate race, as candidates play out a high-stakes political version of the longtime rivalry between the Army and Navy.
GRAND HAVEN TWP. — When Grand Haven Township voters receive their ballots or enter the polls, they will see two Republican candidates vying for the supervisor position.
Spring Lake Township voters will be asked to approve a millage renewal for the Harbor Transit Multi-Modal Transportation System (HTMMTS), more commonly known as Harbor Transit.
SPRING LAKE TWP. — With long-time Spring Lake Township Trustee Ron Lindquist opting not to seek re-election this year, the board will be seeing a newcomer once the smoke from the election cycle is clear.
SPRING LAKE — Voters in the Spring Lake library district will be asked Aug. 4 to renew a millage that was previously approved 19 years ago to build the new library.
LANSING — The Michigan appeals court has denied a request to require the counting of absentee ballots received after the time polls close on Election Day, ruling that the battleground state’s deadline remains intact despite voters’ approval of a constitutional amendment that expanded mail-in…
A pair of local Democrats — Erik Nordman and Anita Brown — are facing off in the Aug. 4 primary, with the winner earning the right to challenge incumbent Jim Lilly, R-Park Township, for the 89th District house seat in the November general election.
The Aug. 4 primary election is less than two months away, meaning clerks are gearing up now to handle the many ballots that will be filled out and sent in.
SPRING LAKE — Spring Lake District Library invites the community to attend a virtual presentation from the comfort of their homes that poses the question: What makes a president great?
While it may be a few months out from the state primary election on Aug. 4, one deadline for running for some of the many offices on the ballot has come and gone.
Today, voters in the Grand Haven Area Public Schools district are being asked to approve an operating millage renewal proposal.
Sen. Bernie Sanders ended his presidential bid on Wednesday, making Joe Biden the presumptive Democratic nominee to challenge President Donald Trump in a general election campaign that will be waged against the backdrop of the coronavirus pandemic.
Joe Biden won Michigan's Democratic primary on Tuesday, seizing a key battleground state that helped propel Bernie Sanders' insurgent candidacy four years ago.
Joe Biden delivered decisive wins in Missouri and Mississippi on Tuesday, dealing an early blow to Bernie Sanders on a night when six states were up for grabs.
Voters in Michigan's Democratic primary ranked health care as the most important issue facing the country, well above climate change, the economy, race relations, foreign policy and many other social issues.