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Robot Becomes FIRST Participant of its Kind in Bridge Walk

Thousand of walkers and the governor crossed the 5 mile long Mackinac Bridge on Monday all as a part of a Labor Day tradition — but this year, there was a new addition to the bridge walk: a robot. Walkers were lead by Governor Snyder and a robot known as “The Fighting Pi.” The machine […]

Infant Death Investigation in Cheboygan County

Infant Death Investigation in Cheboygan County

Police are investigating the death of a 2 week old infant in Cheboygan County. Deputies from the Cheboygan County Sheriff’s Department were dispatched to an address on Twin Lakes Road on Monday morning after receiving a report of an unresponsive 2 week old infant. Lifesaving efforts were not able to bring the infant back, and […]

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NWS Confirms 4 Tornadoes Hit Northern Michigan on Labor Day

After a stormy Labor Day, the National Weather Service confirmed that at least 4 different tornadoes touched down between 4 northern Michigan counties. Three of the tornadoes, which touched down in Kalkaska, Otsego, and Crawford counties were classified as EF-1′s. A third tornado was confirmed in Cheboygan county as an EF-0. The tornadoes were all […]

Charlevoix Overview

Plans And Projects For Charlevoix

Charlevoix has some upcoming projects aimed at attracting more people. Paula Jasper and Photojournalist Wyatt VanDuinen have the details.

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Festival of Races Held in Cadillac

Cadillac’s annual Festival of Races took place over the weekend, bringing hundreds of people out for a series of competitive events including a 5K, Triathlon, Paddleboard Race and Michigan’s longest-running 10K. It all kicked off at 9am on Saturday with the start of several running events — from there, may participants continued on to bike, […]

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86-Year-Old Attempts Record at Festival of Races

A highlight at this year’s Festival of Races was a world record attempt. 86-year-old runner Jerry Johncock participated in the event. Johncock has run in the Festival of Races in the past, and enjoyed plenty of other runs — including a total of 116 marathons. His goal for this weekend’s 10K? Attempting to run the […]

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