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Charlevoix Photography Club Holds Exhibit

Paula Jasper and Photojournalist Wyatt VanDuinen speak to the founder and bring you some of the images taken by its members.

Boyne City Duck Race Song

The Face Behind Boyne City’s Annual Rubber Duck Race Song

Boyne City’s Annual Rubber Duck Race has been a tradition since 1988. Paula Jasper and Photojournalist Wyatt VanDuinen have the details.

Fortin Polka Fest

Polka Fest Brings in Thousands

Dave Fortin went down to the Cedar Polka Fest and learned just how many people this annual event brings in.


The Biggest Celebration in the North

The Greatest 4th in the North is considered by many to be the greatest 4th of July celebration in Northern Michigan. Rachel Battaglia and Photojournalist Wyatt VanDuinen have the information on what you can expect during The Greatest 4th in the North this year.

Fortin Sleeping Bear Dunes

Wilderness Zones in Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakes

Dave Fortin went to the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore Park and spoke with the Deputy Superintendent about what it means when a piece of land is designated as a “Wilderness Zone”.


Person of the Week: Margo Jacobs

Here in northern Michigan, there are a lot of people making a difference in their communities. We’re now recognizing those who make an impact with the “MI News 26 Person of the Week.” This week’s “Person of the Week” is known by many in the Lake City and Cadillac Areas. Margo Jacobs is the founder […]

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Weekend Coast Guard rescues

Over the weekend, the United States Coast Guard made more than 20 boat rescues. On Saturday, the Coast Guard rescued 16 people from a burning boat, just north of Navy Pier in Chicago. Upon arrival to the scene, all 16 people, including three in the water nearby, were brought onto the coast guard boat. Then […]

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Increase in Road Construction

Over the holiday weekend, the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) suspended more than two-thirds of road construction and bridge work in an effort to eliminate traffic congestion. Even the Mackinac Bridge Authority joined the effort to ease holiday travel by suspending bridge repairs. Now the break from traffic cones and reduced speeds is over. As […]

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Stabbing suspect identified and charged

UPDATE — We have an update to a story that we brought to you last week. Police have released the name of the man accused of stabbing two people, on Thursday. 22-year-old Juan Romero III, of Mt. Pleasant, was arrested on Thursday afternoon on two counts of attempted murder. According to reports, Romero stabbed two […]

MON Loop - Car Accident

Car accident leads police to stolen vehicle

A one-car accident led police to a stolen vehicle, on Sunday. Just after 2 p.m., deputies from the Charlevoix County Sheriff’s Office were called to a car accident in Wilson Township. According to reports, the accident occurred on Boyne City East Jordan Rd. near Pearsall Rd. Deputies say that while driving to the scene of […]

28th Annual Wallon Lake Antique-Tractor Engine and Craft show

28th Annual Wallon Lake Antique-Tractor Engine and Craft show

The 28th Annual Wallon Lake Antique-Tractor Engine and Craft show will take place this year from July 23rd thru the 26th. The event, organized by the Northern Michigan Antique Flywheelers Club of Boyne Falls, will feature oil pulls, doodlebugs, flee markets, made in Michigan engines and much more. Gates will open everyday of the event […]