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Mt Pleasant Man Charged with Assault with Intent to Murder

A Mount Pleasant is behind bars after police say he assaulted a woman on the Isabella Reservation. On August 29th of last year Samuel Maykiss Pego allegedly assaulted a woman on the Reservation.  During the assault, he strangled the victim while telling her he was going to kill her. Once Pego became aware he was […]

MON Loop - Police Investigation

Benzie County Man Charged with Criminal Sexual Conduct

A Benzie County man was arrested on Thursday for alleged criminal sexual conduct. The Michigan State Police investigated a criminal sexual conduct complaint on May 11th. The complaint involved an incident in Benzie County. Thursday – the Benzie County Prosecutor’s Office issued a three county felony criminal sexual conduct first degree warrant for Donovan Leonard […]

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Deadly Crash in Clare County

One person is dead and two others were injured after a traffic crash in Clare County on Thursday. The crash happened on Clare Avenue near Colonville in Grant Township. There, police say a Ford pickup driven by a 20-year-old man from Mount Pleasant hit a van that was attempting to turn left into a private […]


DNR Reminds People to be Careful with Outdoor Fires

As more people are heading out to go camping and enjoy the outdoors – the DNR would like to remind everyone to be careful with any outdoor fires, especially as we head into the holiday weekend. Memorial Day weekend is a popular time for outdoor get togethers with friends and family, and one of the […]

MON Loop - Car Accident

Two Car Accident Sends Two People to the Hospital

The Cheboygan County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a two car crash that sent two people to the hospital. The crash happened on M-27 near Paully Road in Inverness township near 8:30 yesterday morning[Thursday].  Police say a car driven by 70-year-old Donald Swickerath of Cheboygan was on the northbound shoulder of M-27 and was attempting to […]


Man Drowns In Grand Traverse County

A man drowned in Grand Traverse County after police say he and a friend attempted to swim to an island in Cedar Hedge Lake. The Grand Traverse County Sheriff’s Office responded to Cedar Hedge Lake in Green Lake Township around 2:30pm Wendesay afternoon. There, officers say a 25-year-old man from Grawn and his 23-year-old roommate […]