The Michigan Supreme Court is planning to take up the question of whether court costs imposed by local judges amount to an illegal tax. The state appellate court has ruled the imposition of court costs is legal, now the Supreme Court is being asked to weigh in.
Triple A Michigan is urging drivers to be cautious this week after Daylight Saving Time went into effect. A recent study by the Triple A Foundation for Traffic Studies found the first week after the time change leads to an increase in accidents because of drowsy driving.
The former director of a Michigan non-profit is accused of embezzling from the organization. David Kieft is accused of taking up to 20-thousand dollars from the Howard Christensen Nature Center.
A Grand Rapids woman is sentenced to probation for trying to take the fall for a shooting she didn't commit. Rhiannon Henriques was credited with time already served, for lying to police investigating the incident last year.
There will be no golf this summer at all three of Detroit's municipal golf courses after the city council voted not to approve a contract with the vendor selected to operate and maintain the courses. The courses will close March 23rd.
Officials at Kettering University in Flint canceled classes Tuesday after racist graffiti was found at a residence hall. The school says this is at least the second case of racist and profane graffiti found at Thompson Hall.