| May 2, 2012
| 5:33 PM
Eighteen year-old Lakeview High School Senior Alex King realized around her freshman year that she was a pretty darn good athlete. Three years later, she is a track all-star and has her sights set on grabbing a state title.
For everyone who knew her...
| May 17, 2012
| 3:42 PM
South River High School senior Caitlin Byrnes says her parents have been stressing the importance of college since she was young, and though she listened to the message, she didn't think it applied to her.
The Crofton resident would consider the family...
| May 30, 2012
Obese women may have an increased risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis — adding one more chronic illness to the list of ills brought on by extra pounds.
Women with rheumatoid arthritis are already more prone to heart attacks than the general...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 10:17 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Prosecutors have dropped the murder case against tennis umpire Lois Goodman in the death of her husband, citing insufficient evidence.
Goodman had been accused of bludgeoning her 80-year-old husband to death with a coffee mug on...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 9:50 PM
Rene Ballou passed away peacefully on Aug. 22, 2012. She was born in Selby on Nov. 1, 1932, as Maurine E. Buchanan. She grew up in Aberdeen where she graduated from Central High School in 1950. After graduation from Northern States University with a BA...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Gettysburg: Melissa Archer, 49, of Gettysburg and formerly of Spokane, Wash. died Tuesday, June 19, 2012, at the Rapid City Regional Hospital after a long battle with rheumatoid arthritis.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 3 p.m. Saturday June 23, at...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 11:46 AM
Your recent article about a local psychiatrist sickened me to my soul. Seldom have I seen such irresponsible journalism. I am a retired psychiatric nurse, formerly married to a psychiatrist.
Psychiatry is not an exact science. There are no written...
| Jan 28, 2012
| 1:46 PM
Nancy Weirich was born to be a teacher.
For about 25 years, she worked in her chosen profession, the majority of the time as a third-grade teacher for Washington County Public Schools.
“Nancy influenced a lot of people,” said her husband,...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 7:28 AM
Jack M. Schlosser, age 74, of Traverse City, passed away Friday, July 13, 2012, at Munson Medical Center.
He was born July 1, 1938, in Pellston, to Alfred and Gladys (Bonter) Schlosser. Jack enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1956 and served his country for...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 12:26 PM
As a growing number of Americans join the ranks of the disabled in this country, the number of people in need of assistance from service animals climbs as well. The number of Americans with a disability rose 7.7 percent, or by 3.4 million people, to...
| Feb 12, 2012
| 5:17 PM
The newly crowned Miss America and reigning Miss Michigan were in Muskegon on Sunday, with a message of overcoming adversity.
The two pageant queens spoke to kids at a school in North Muskegon about the obstacles they've faced and how they've risen...