New Hope Shelter

New Hope Shelter Is Doing Better Than Ever

With the completion of the “sprucing up” done to the house the group is now looking to future plans. Paula Jasper and Photojournalist Wyatt VanDuinen went to the shelter and learned what is being planned.

Haunted Farm

Experience The Ghost Farm In Kingsley

A farm with a lot of history behind it is being used as a family fun haunted walk. Paula Jasper and Photojournalist Wyatt VanDuinen went to the farm and learned how it all started.


Wex Hosts Open House

Over the weekend, the Wexford County Civic Center held an open house to help spur interest in its facility. Everything at the Wex during this weekend’s event — including skate rentals and hot dogs — was free. The event aimed to give a people a first chance to take advantage of this year’s open skate […]

Pumpkin Fudge

Fall Is The Season Of Pumpkin Fudge

During the fall many fudge stores on Mackinac Island start making pumpkin fudge. Paula Jasper and Photojournalist Wyatt VanDuinen learned the fudge making process and Paula got the chance to try her hand at it.


Event of the Week: Dancing with the Y Stars

It was a packed house at the Wex on Saturday evening as the Civic Center hosted the Cadillac Area YMCA’s fourth annual “Dancing with the Y Stars” fundraiser. Crowds lined up to attend the annual event, which featured several local “celebrities” and professional dance partners, all competing for the night’s awards. New this year, two […]

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A "Gallah" Event: Fashion Show and Tea Party

A “Gallah” Event: Fashion Show and Tea Party

The Women’s Club of Lake City is hosting a tea party fashion show to benefit local families in need. This “Gallah” Event (girls and love, lending a hand,) will take place on October 25th at LC Christian Reformed Church Fellowship Hall and the Rock. Tickets, costing $20, will be for sale through club members or […]


Airbag Recall Affects 7 Million Vehicles

Finally today — recalls have been issued for cars from ten different manufacturers due to defective Takata airbags. Over seven million vehicles are involved in these recalls, which have occurred as far back as 18 months ago and as recently as Monday. Consumers that are uncertain whether their vehicle is impacted by the Takata recalls, […]

DHS Offering Weatherizing Program for Low-Income Families

DHS Offering Weatherizing Program for Low-Income Families

As another Michigan winter approaches, the Department of Human Services is encouraging residents to weatherize their homes now to save on heating costs later. The average low-income family in Michigan saves $250 to $450 per year in heating, cooling and electric costs by weatherizing. The DHS offers a Weatherization Assistance Program to local community action […]

MSP Hopes to Educate 5th Graders About Disasters

MSP Hopes to Educate 5th Graders About Disasters

A program aimed at fifth-graders is hoping to teach them how to deal with emergencies and disasters. The Michigan State Police, Emergency Management and Homeland Security Division is offering elementary schools across the state an opportunity to enroll their fifth-graders in the Student Tools for Emergency Planning program, also known as STEP. The program is […]


Police Release Name of Man Arrested for Drunken Firearm Use While in Clown Mask

We have more details today on a story we first brought you earlier in the week. Police have released the name of a man who was arrested after reportedly shooting rounds into the road while drunk and wearing a clown mask. The Grand Traverse Sheriff’s Office have now identified that man as 54-year-old Daniel Patrick […]


Serrano Peppers Recalled for Salmonella

The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development has issued a consumer advisory for serrano peppers. The peppers were supplied by Bailey Farms of Oxford, North Carolina and distributed by Meijer stores in Michigan. The advisory was issued because the peppers have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. No illnesses have been reported to […]

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