After Thwarted Kidnapping Plans, Whitmer Calls for Unity

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer addressed the State of Michigan after a plan to kidnap her and other Michigan government officials was thwarted by state and federal law enforcement agencies. She started by saying thank you to law enforcement and FBI agents who participated in stopping this [...]


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KKK Enters the Presidential Fray

By Lisa Keen The Republican presidential race took a particularly nasty turn this week when frontrunner Donald Trump inexplicably balked at disavowing the support of the Ku Klux Klan and a former KKK leader David [...]

By |2016-03-02T09:00:00-05:00March 2nd, 2016|Michigan, News|

Recap: Super Tuesday Primary

By Lisa Keen In the wake of the biggest week so far in the 2016 presidential contest, anecdotal evidence suggests that LGBT Democrats are coalescing behind former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, and LGBT Republicans [...]

By |2016-03-02T09:00:00-05:00March 2nd, 2016|Michigan, News|

Former Michigan Lawmakers Charged

LANSING — Former Republican lawmakers Cindy Gamrat (R-Plainwell) and Todd Courser (R-Lapeer) have been charged with crimes stemming from the couple's sex and email scandal. Attorney General Bill Schuette, a Republican, has charged Courser with [...]

By |2016-02-26T09:00:00-05:00February 26th, 2016|Michigan, News|

Piercing Remark

Across 1 "Boys Don't Cry" character 5 Langston Hughes' "Life Is ___" 9 Poet Angelou and architect Lin 14 Cabbage, to Cocteau 15 Sooner city 16 Former NFL player Tuaolo 17 Porn star Long ___ [...]

By |2016-02-25T09:00:00-05:00February 25th, 2016|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Introducing the Flint City Riveters

BY AJ TRAGER FLINT - In an effort to raise fairness and provide more chances for people to get involved in the sport, Louise Ogadinma and three others decided to start their own all-girls football [...]

By |2016-02-25T09:00:00-05:00February 25th, 2016|Michigan, News|

New LGBT Health Center to Open in the Fall

DETROIT - Health Emergency Lifeline Programs (HELP) has announced they are developing a community-based health center with a dedicated focus on meeting the needs of the LGBT community in Metropolitan Detroit. The new 24,000-square-foot facility, [...]

By |2016-02-25T09:00:00-05:00February 25th, 2016|Michigan, News|

Queering Your Taxes

BY AJ TRAGER DETROIT -- April 18 is tax day, and many LGBT individuals from around the country will find this year's tax return a little different from previous years. Last year, married LGBT couples [...]

By |2016-02-25T09:00:00-05:00February 25th, 2016|Michigan, News|