Shay Days

Harbor Springs Yearly Traditions

Harbor Springs is a town that has many traditions, and one of those days is Shay Days. Paula Jasper and Photojournalist Wyatt VanDuinen learned about Ephraim Shay and what his importance to the lumber era was.

Benzie Recovery Drop In

Local Business Focused On Improving Mental Wellness

Benzie Recovery Center focuses on improving people’s mental wellness by doing activities and events. Paula Jasper and Photojournalist Wyatt VanDuinen went to the center, met some of the members and learned how things are run.

Michigan Legacy Art Park

See Some Of Michigan’s History Through Sculptures

Michigan Legacy Art Park is open year round and is available for touring during daylight hours. Paula Jasper and Photojournalist Wyatt VanDuinen went to the park and learned about their new amphitheater.

Dave Fortin Wine

Grape Vines Recovering From Harsh Winter

The winter was harsh on grape vines but they are recovering and are still providing plenty of wine. Dave Fortin went to a vineyard and found out how they are doing.

Solar Panels

See How Solar Panels Are Making A Difference

Solar energy has become a new efficient source of energy cutting electricity costs in half. Paula Jasper and Photojournalist Wyatt VanDuinen learned how solar panels work and how efficient they have become.

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MDOC Report on Ionia Prisoner Escape

MDOC Report on Ionia Prisoner Escape

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 […]

Saginaw Sheriff says Orange is NOT the New Black

Saginaw Sheriff says Orange is NOT the New Black

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 […]

Grand Traverse Retail Fraud Investigation

Grand Traverse Retail Fraud Investigation

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).

Cadillac Art Fair

Cadillac Art Fair

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 […]

Red Cross Issues Urgent Request for Blood Donations

Red Cross Issues Urgent Request for Blood Donations

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. […]

Ludington Library to host Birthday Bash for Batman

Ludington Library to host Birthday Bash for Batman

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 […]

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