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Sheriff Abe DeVol

Kalkaska County Sheriff passes away

In a statement from the Kalkaska County Sheriff’s Office, Undersheriff Pat Whiteford regretfully announced the passing of Sheriff Abraham DeVol on Saturday of natural causes. DeVol had only been the Sheriff since March of this year, when he was appointed to the position following the retirement of the former Sheriff, David Israel. Sheriff DeVol started […]


Hometown Hero: Hull Technician Fireman Hope Ervin

Hull Technician Fireman Hope Ervin is a hometown hero. Originally from Grayling, Fireman Ervin is seen here monitoring damage control during a general quarters drill on the USS Kearsarge. The Kearsarge is the flagship of the Kearsarge Amphibious ready Group and along with the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit is deployed in support of maritime security […]

Coast Guard B-Roll

Coast Guard gives gift ideas and tips for outdoors enthusiasts

Now with Thanksgiving past and Christmas ahead the Coast Guard has some life saving ideas for that outdoor enthusiast in your life. Lifesaving gear might not be the top of your gift shopping lists, but some of these relatively inexpensive ideas could be the difference between life and death. There are many different options to […]

MON Loop - Police Investigation

Police seek warrant in embezzlement investigation

This past Sunday police received a report of embezzlement at a local gas station. The incident occurred at the Speedway on West Front Street in Traverse City, where the police say they received a call claiming that an employee had stolen $400 from the cash register for their own personal use.  In an investigation they […]

MON Loop - Car Accident

One man dies in Wexford County car accident

Officers from the Wexford County Sheriff’s Department responded to a single vehicle accident in Selma Twp. on Wednesday. Police say that a car driven by 86-year-old Richard Grice of Selma Twp left the the roadway on South 37 Rd near E 34 Rd.  The car overturned and Grice was ejected from the vehicle.  He was […]

Pet Shelter Expansions

Pet Shelter Making Big Expansions

The Cheyboygan County Humane Society has been going through phases to upgrade its facility. Paula Jasper and Photojournalist Wyatt VanDuinen visit the shelter and learn what improvements they are making.