The summer swimming season just got a little safer. The Northwest Michigan Water Safety Network is installing Rescue Stations to 33 beaches around Northwest Michigan this summer. Rescue Stations provide aid devices to assist with water rescues when lifeguards aren’t present. The network formed in 2013 as a response to 20 drownings and 60 water […]
On Thursday, a 55-year-old Traverse City man was arrested by deputies from the Grand Traverse Sheriff’s Office, on a three count accosting and solicitation misdemeanor warrant. The arrest stems from an ongoing investigation that began in March, when a 20-year-old Traverse City man reported being sexually assaulted by the 55-year-old man.
The Michigan Department of Transportation cancelled 2/3 of all Michigan road construction for eased Memorial Day Weekend Travel. All 148 road projects will pick back up on Tuesday. Also on Tuesday, construction on US-131, north of Cadillac, will start. The Michigan Department of Transportation has announced a repair project on the Southbound US-131 bridge deck […]
Thursday morning, just before 9:30 a.m., police were dispatched to the Traverse City West Senior High School for a report of suspicious materials found in a backpack. Deputies from the Grand Traverse Sheriff’s Office have since then confirmed that the materials, which included a small amount of black powder, were part of a student’s physics […]
The 2015 BayShore Marathon will take place this Saturday at the Old Mission Peninsula in Traverse City. Race organizers expect 7000 participants and 1000 volunteers to attend this year’s event. Below is traffic information, provided by the Grand Traverse Sheriff’s Office, for your planning purposes: -7 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.: Center Rd. From McKinley Rd. to […]
The Back to the Bricks car show is an annual event that brings thousands of people each year to downtown Cadillac. Paula Jasper and Photojournalist WyattVanDuinen have the details.