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 […]
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 […]
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 has some upcoming projects aimed at attracting more people. Paula Jasper and Photojournalist Wyatt VanDuinen have the details.
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, […]
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 […]