Costumed girl dances at the Tinsel Toes 5K

Family fun at a festive run

The Tinsel Toes 5K is a family fun run that takes place through the Festival of Lights in downtown Battle Creek.

FILE - In this May 5, 2015, file photo, a marijuana plant grows at a Minnesota Medical Solutions greenhouse in Otsego, Minn. (Glen Stubbe/Star Tribune via AP)

Marijuana laws could loosen nationwide

Doctors in 23 states can prescribe medical marijuana, but they cannot legally study how it affects illnesses. That could change soon.