Some state officials say the measure should have lumped e-cigarettes with traditional tobacco products.

Occasional vendors will still be able to set up, but there won't be a formal market

Previous report identified the young woman as a Kalamazoo College student

Republican says health savings accounts and insurance plans for small business are possible proposals


State officials say they're investigating an outbreak of illness that may be related to under-cooked ground beef. The departments of Agriculture and Community Health say five people have become sick and three have wound up in the hospital because of infections by E. coli bacteria. Some of the cases were reported in Ottawa and Kent counties in April and early May. The Department of Community Health says the infections appear to have a "common source,"  based on laboratory tests.