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Different Cuts of Meat

Understanding The Different Cuts of Meat

From rib eyes to roasts, there are many different cuts of beef.  Paula Jasper and photojournalist Wyatt VanDuinen visit a local meat market and have the details.

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Man in Police Custody after Standoff in Manistee

A frightening standoff in Manistee caused an apartment complex to be locked down while several police agencies and a SWAT unit dealt with the situation. According to witnesses, residents of the Century Terrace apartment building were told to stay in place while officers confronted a dangerous suspect. Authorities say that a man who lived in […]

Update: Police Release More Details Following Thursday Standoff in Bellaire

Update: Police Release More Details Following Thursday Standoff in Bellaire

A strong police presence in Bellaire Thursday evening created concern for local residents. It all started just after 5pm, when Antrim County 911 dispatch received a hang-up call from a home on Thayer Lane in Bellaire. As police were being dispatched, another 911 call came in from a caregiver of one of the residents of […]

Veterans Affairs Funding Handed Out Locally

Veterans Affairs Funding Handed Out Locally

Veterans in nine counties should find it easier to file a federal benefits claim thanks to grants awarded by the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency. The goal is to disperse $250,000 to fund new county of veterans affairs departments, hire additional veteran counselors and invest in new technology. To date, $100,000 in one-time grant funding has […]

Census Bureau: Wexford is one of Michigan's Fastest Growing Counties

Census Bureau: Wexford is one of Michigan’s Fastest Growing Counties

Wexford county is one of the fastest growing counties in the state. That’s according to the US Census Bureau, which recently issued a report about where the heaviest population growth in Michigan is concentrated. The fastest-growning county in Michigan between July 2013 and July of last year was Keweenaw County, whose population rose by 1.7 […]

Traverse City Named Tree City USA

Traverse City Named Tree City USA

Traverse City was named as 2014 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management. Traverse City achieved the recognition by meeting the program’s four requirements… those include having a tree board or department, a tree-care ordinance, an annual community forestry budget of at least $2 […]