We have more details in a fatal accident that occurred in Grand Traverse County on Tuesday. The Grand Traverse Sheriff’s Office has now released the name of the victim in the crash, which occurred on US-31 North near (Bethesda) Court in Acme Township. 72-year-old Ross Hamilton of Elk Rapids was riding in a car which […]
We also have an update in the investigation into a hit-and-run involving a pedestrian in Grand Traverse County. The driver of the vehicle that hit a 22 year old Traverse City man while driving on Beitner Road on Monday has been located. Police identified that driver as a 23 year old Traverse City man. The […]
We have an update on the whooping cough outbreak in the Grand Traverse area. The Grand Traverse County Health Department has now confirmed at least 37 cases of Pertussis, also known as whooping cough. That includes three new cases in the last week. 12 of those cases are linked to Grand Traverse Academy while the […]
With Thanksgiving over, the Christmas season is in full swing, and for local tree farms — that’s good for business. Christmas tree vendors have opened up for the season, selling trees, wreaths, and other decorations. Vendors like Karl Webster at Liabenow Christmas Tress in Cadillac say this year has had a much busier start than […]
A factory fire in Missaukee County could have been a lot worse. It’s our top story today. It all started around 6:30 Friday morning, when crews received their first calls about the blaze at the Hydrolake plant in McBain. The plant treats the wood used for telephone poles. Some of the chemicals used in the […]
Student athletes are very common,in fact, over seven million high school students participate in sports every year. But with such a high number of athletes, there is also a fairly high number of injuries. Minews26 Health Reporter Kayla Kiley has more.