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Person Of The Week: Caleb LaFond

This week’s Person Of The Week is a student who made school history. Caleb LaFond is a student at the Wexford-Missaukee Career Technical Center’s Power Sports and Equipment program. Caleb recently made history at the WM CTC, being the first student to win a medal at a national competition. Caleb was participating in the marine […]


Due to Increased Testing in Area, New DNR Deer Check Station to Open in Osceola County

Due to increased disease monitoring, a new deer check in station will soon open in Osceola County. Starting Nov. 1, a new DNR deer check station will be available in Osceola County for hunters looking to age their deer and provide other biological data to receive a successful deer hunter and deer management cooperator patch. […]

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Ride Sharing App Uber Comes to Traverse City

The ride sharing company Uber announced that they will begin operating in Traverse City. Uber is a ride sharing system where drivers are locals who use their own vehicles to give their neighbors rides to where they need to go. Drivers work on their schedule, and when operating are connected to customers through a smartphone […]

Leelanau Sheriff

Driver Arrested for Drunk Driving After Deputy Finds Her Asleep Behind the Wheel

A driver was arrested after police found her asleep in her vehicle alongside the road. It happened on Monday around 5:30 in the evening along M-204 in Suttons Bay Township. A deputy on patrol say a Honda Civic stopped on the shoulder of the road. The car had tinted windows and the deputy couldn’t see […]


Kingsley Man Arrested for Wearing Firearm on Waist While Intoxicated

A Kingsley man was arrested for having a loaded gun while drunk after police received reports of him urinating on his vehicle. It happened last Friday around 7:30 in the evening at an apartment on South Brownson Avenue in Kingsley. That’s where the deputies were called for the report of a man who appeared to […]


MSP Posts Participating in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on October 28th

The Michigan State Police is again partnering with other law enforcement agencies for National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. The MSP’s 30 posts will participate in the one-day ‘Take-Back’ effort from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 28, by serving as drop-off points for Michiganders to discard expired, unused and unwanted pills, which will […]

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