Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette has announced the release of his Department’s independent report on the escape of convicted murderer Michael David Elliot from the Ionia Correctional Facility on Superbowl Sunday, February 2nd. Attorney General Schuette agreed to conduct the independent review at the request of Governor Rick Snyder. MDOC staff interviews and incident reports […]
At the Saginaw County Jail, it has been made clear that orange is not the new black. The jail’s all-orange jumpsuits are increasingly being seen as “cool,” prompting Sheriff William Federspiel to begin replacing the orange jumpsuits with horizontal black-and-white stripes instead. The decision came last fall while discussing budget when the topic of purchasing […]
The Grand Traverse Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a complaint of retail fraud that occurred Monday evening, at Meijer in Traverse City. The deputy who is investigating the incident would like to question the person in this photo. Anyone who can identify this man is encouraged to leave an anonymous tip by calling 947-TIPS (8477).
Over the weekend — Cadillac’s annual arts festival took place in the city’s downtown park. The show featured a wide selection of artistic styles, with many artists showing off their work, ranging from jewelry to glass art, paintings and more. Food, music and even dance were all part of the festival, which organizers say offered […]
An impending blood shortage is threatening the American Red Cross, calling for an urgent need of donors. Donations have gone down by approximately 8% over the last 11 weeks, meaning there have been 80,000 fewer donations than expected.This shortfall in donations is so significant that the Red Cross is concerned of an oncoming emergency situation. […]
Tomorrow, the Lundington Library will be celebrating Batman’s birthday with a celebration. Children will have the opportunity to make a batman cape and mask. Batman games will also be set up for guests to take part in. It all begins in the afternoon at 1:00 and wraps up at 4. Children under the age of […]