Weekend Report-073016-Diabetes

Riding for a Diabetes Free World

After gathering at noon on Sunday at the Amvets post in Cadillac, participants ride three days to St. Ignace where the ride ends. Stopping each day at set locations, First at Marie Kewadin Hotel, then from the Soo to Marquette then where they finally end in St. Ignace There is a 25$ registration fee, but […]

Weekend Report-073016-Hospice

Thunder through the Northwoods

This weekend, you may have seen an increase of motorcycles on the road, one of the reasons is Thunder through the Northwoods. The benefit brings hundreds of riders out to Caberfae Ski Resort, to showcase their motorcycles, meet with other riders and raise money to support Hospice of Michigan. The event organizer said that everyone […]

Island Carriages

Horses of Mackinac Island

Since motor vehicles aren’t allowed, visitors of Mackinac Island typically choose between walking, biking, or the popular horse-drawn carriage rides for transportation.

New Manton Library

Manton Library Project takes off

The Manton community has come together to build a new library that will provide better access to resources for the area. Abigail Blackrick learns more about this earnest effort.

Dispatch Concerns

Wexford County’s Central Dispatch Looking for Answers to Questions

With a new jail coming to Wexford County, the County’s Central Dispatch is looking for answers to new questions. The plans for the new Jail don’t leave accommodations for central dispatch without major expenses, so they’re looking at other options that would continue the services and lower the cost. After comparing several options, Wexford County […]

Sidewalk Sales

Cadillac Sidewalk Sales

The last weekend in July every year brings with it the Sidewalk Sales in Downtown Cadillac. The sales started early Friday morning and will run through Sunday, allowing people to visit the wide variety of stores and groups in the Lakeside District. With the downtown area always growing, business owners say the sidewalk sales have […]

Leelanau Sheriff

Leelanau County Sheriff’s Office Seeks Information About Property Damages

The Leelanau County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in finding those responsible for several property damage complaints that happened Tuesday night. On Tuesday, during the late evening or overnight hours, damage was done in several locations, including homes, cars, and business windows.  Police say those responsible used white marbles either thrown or […]

Coast Guard B-Roll

Man Wearing Life Jacket Rescued from Lake Michigan

A man who remembered to wear his life jacket while boating on Lake Michigan was rescued Wednesday night when his craft capsized. At 10:30pm the Coast Guard Station in Milwaukee was informed of a missing man on Lake Michigan.  According to his friend who was with him, the two were headed into the harbor near […]

MON Loop - Car Accident

Woman Critically Injured in Three Car Crash

A woman was critically injured in a three car crash in Mason County. Emergency crews were called to the multiple vehicle crash at the intersection of US10 and Brye Road around 5:30 Thursday evening. According to the Sheriff’s office, the crash happened when a southbound Dodge minivan drove into the intersection where it was hit […]

GTSO

Two Teenagers Killed in Grand Traverse County Crash

Two teenagers were killed in a car crash in Grand Traverse County when their car was hit by a semi. The crash happened at the intersection of US-131 and M-186 just before 6pm last night. According to the Grand Traverse Sheriff’s Office – a car was crossing over to M-186 from State Street when it […]

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DNR Looks to Expand Hunting Access Program in Northern Lower Peninsula

The DNR is looking to expand hunting opportunities on private lands in the northern Lower Peninsula in the following counties: Alcona, Alpena, Antrim, Arenac, Benzie, Charlevoix, Cheboygan, Emmet, Grand Traverse, Iosco, Leelanau, Manistee, Mason, Montmorency, Ogemaw, Oscoda, Otsego, Presque Isle and Wexford. The DNR received a grant of over $900,000 from the US Department of […]