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The Increasing Demand for Skilled Welders

Many factors are contributing to the need for more welders. Paula Jasper and photojournalist Wyatt VanDuinen visit a Northern Michigan college and learn about the opportunities in this field.

New Sailing Exibit

Children’s Museum has new Sailing Exhibit

Paula Jasper and photojournalist Wyatt VanDuinen take you to the Great Lakes Children’s Museum in Traverse City and learn about its newest feature.

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Annual Record Store Day Happening Soon

April 18th marks the 8th annual Record Store Day. Paula Jasper and photojournalist Wyatt VanDuinen spoke with a record store owner and learned what this day means for independent, brick and mortar stores.

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Mackinac Bridge Authority Prepares for Upgrades

In preparation for summer traffic, the Mackinaw Bridge Authority will be upgrading it’s systems to allow the use of credit cards. Paula Jasper and Photojournalist Wyatt VanDuinen spoke with the Director and have the details.

Contacts

An Alternative to Glasses

Contacts offer yet another option for those who need vision correction. Paula Jasper and Photojournalist Wyatt VanDuinen speak with an eye care professional and have the details on some recent advancements in the eye care industry.

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High Fire Danger Across Northern Michigan

Fire Danger remain high this week despite seeing a little rain. Several grass fires were reported in Wexford and Missaukee counties this week including this one seen here in the within the City Limits of Cadillac. Two more grass fires were reported Wednesday in Leelanau County. Although they weren’t severe, it is another reminder of […]

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Couple Charged With Welfare Fraud

A Cheboygan couple is in jail on charges of Welfare Fraud. 37 year old Thomas Woiderski and 36 year old Christel Woiderski both of Cheboygan have been charged with three counts of felony welfare fraud. The Cheboygan County Prosecuters office says that for the past several years the Woiderski’s allegedly received improper food, medicaid and […]

Michigan Unemployment Rate Falls

Michigan Unemployment Rate Falls

Michigan’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in March decreased to 5.6% The Michigan jobless rate in March 2015 was two percentage below the state’s March 2014 rate of 7.6%. Michigan’s jobless rate has been falling faster than the national rate which is currently at 5.5%. According the Bureau of Labor Market Information and Strategic Initiatives , […]

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Person of the Week: Frank Youngman

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” was nominated for his involvement in the arts in the Cadillac area. Those nominating Frank Youngman […]

Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis

A very high number of people have osteoarthritis, but that doesn’t mean that they have to give up and live with constant pain. Today, there are more options than ever to deal with joint pain, and physical therapy is one of them.

Good Morning Lake City Anniversary

Good Morning Lake City Anniversary

Good Morning Lake City is celebrating their 9th anniversary on April 17th. In celebration of their anniversary they will be hosting a special breakfast that is free and open to the public. The event will be held at the Missaukee EMS Building on First St. in Lake City from 7 until 8 a.m. There will […]