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State Street Marketplace

Monkey Fist Brewing started collecting together other groups to open up a central community location. Vic McCarty and Photojournalist Wyatt VanDuinen spoke with Kevin O’Donnell to learn more about how it got started.


Three Injured in Cheboygan County Crash

Three people were taken to the hospital for treatment following a crash in Cheboygan County. That accident happened on Thursday on North Straits Highway near M-33 in Inverness Township. Cheboygan County Sheriff Clarmont says the department was called to a two-vehicle crash at the location at approximately 10 c’clock Thursday morning. The Toyota SUV, driven […]


Local Police Agencies Investigating Phone Scam

A local sheriff’s office is warning the public of another scam operating in the area. The Wexford County Sheriff’s Office says they’ve received reports of the scam operating in Wexford and the surrounding counties. A caller is impersonating a law enforcement officer from the Wexford County Sheriff’s Office and harassing people. The caller demands that […]

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Detroit Man Convicted for Conspiracy to Bring Drugs into Missaukee County

A Detroit area man was recently convicted on charges of conspiracy to deliver drugs. On Thursday 33-year-old Brian Posey of the Detroit area was convicted by a jury in Missaukee County. He was in court facing charges of conspiracy to deliver heroin over 50 grams, but less than 499 grams, and conspiracy to deliver cocaine […]


MSP Trooper Talks Down Man Who Allegedly Said He Would Shoot out with Police

A MSP trooper from the Houghton Lake Post talked a man down who said he wanted to take his own life and who said he would “shoot it out with police” if they showed up. It happened in Roscommon County’s Higgins Township back on June 14th. Trooper Walsh was dispatched to a possible suicidal subject […]

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Man Attempts to Flee on Foot After Field Sobriety Tests

A driver was arrested for operation while intoxicated after trying to run away from police in Wexford County. The incident happenedWednesday night in Cadillac. Deputies stopped a vehicle on North Mitchell Street near Harris Street because the driver was suspected of being drunk. After the deputies had the man perform field sobriety tests he allegedly […]