- Monday, September 16, 2013
At least 7 dead in Navy Yard shooting
The Washington Post is reporting at least 7 people are dead in this morning's mass shootiing at the Washington Navy Yard.
- Monday, September 9, 2013
Father: Issy Stapleton's improvement a 'miracle'
GRAND RAPIDS — An Elberta teenager has regained consciousness after nearly a week in a "coma-like" state after an apparent murder-suicide attempt. In an email statement, Matt Stapleton said his daughter Isabelle, 14, was removed from a ventilator FriContinued ...
- Thursday, September 5, 2013
Benzie mother arrested on attempted murder charge
GRAND RAPIDS — Authorities this afternoon arrested a Benzie County woman on an attempted murder charge. Kelli Stapleton, 45, of Elberta is expected to be arraigned Friday in 85th District Court. Stapleton and her daughter Issy, 14, were hospitalizedContinued ...
- Tuesday, September 3, 2013
Fatal crash closes stretch of M-72
KALKASKA — A Waterford man died in a two-vehicle crash on M-72 east of Kalkaska. The crash occurred today at 9:55 a.m. east of Baker Road. Sheriff Dave Israel said it appears a Ford Focus driven by a 65-year-old Waterford man crossed the center lineContinued ...
- Tuesday, August 27, 2013
Flash flood warning issued
TRAVERSE CITY - A flash flood warning is in place for four northern Michigan counties until 9:30 p.m. The National Weather Service said two additional inches of rain are possible between now and 5:30 p.m. in Grand Traverse, Kalkaska, Leelanau and norContinued ...
- Monday, August 26, 2013
Wanted man, 3 kids found safe at Mich. lakeshore
A man wanted on a domestic violence charge and his three young children have been found safe at northern Michigan's Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore after a search involving ground crews and a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter.Continued ...
Search continues for father, children missing at Sleeping Bear
A man and his three children are missing at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, prompting a massive, all-day search.Continued ...
- Thursday, August 8, 2013
Man critically injured in TC hit-and-run
TRAVERSE CITY — A hit-and-run driver struck and critically injured a hospital patient who walked away from Munson Medical Center. Richard McClellan, 44, of Kalkaska, was found Wednesday at about 11:49 p.m. crumpled near the intersection of Seventh andContinued ...
- Tuesday, August 6, 2013
Antrim County prosecutor dies
BELLAIRE — Authorities are confirming that Antrim County Prosecutor Charles Koop has died. Antrim County Undersheriff Dean Pratt said Koop's death appears "health-related" and an autopsy is scheduled for this week. Further details were not immediatelContinued ...
- Friday, July 5, 2013
TC police seek driver who struck, killed female bicyclist
City police are searching for the driver of a dark SUV or pickup truck whom they believe struck and killed a Traverse City woman as she rode a bicycle early today near Washington and Railroad streets.Continued ...
- Thursday, June 20, 2013
Tribal members to get their jobs back
PESHAWBESTOWN — The area Indian tribe will reinstate six Natural Resources Department employees who were fired for shooting a rifle off their office building’s back deck in March, said their attorney. "It was clear that the tribal manager didn't knowContinued ...
- Monday, June 17, 2013
Downtown leader passes away
TRAVERSE CITY — A community pillar who literally helped shape downtown Traverse City died unexpectedly Sunday night of an apparent heart attack. For more than three decades, Bryan Crough, 59, left his mark on local politics and culture, serving as aContinued ...
- Thursday, June 13, 2013
Police complete fatal crash investigation
KALKASKA — Authorities say both drivers in a two-vehicle fatal collision involving the Grayling High School golf team shared some fault, and criminal charges could be filed. Three people died on April 29 when a minivan driven by Grayling High SchoolContinued ...
- Thursday, May 30, 2013
Live power line threatens workers
Firefighters rescued two window washers this morning after their crane came in contact with a 46,000-volt power line in downtown Traverse City.Continued ...
- Monday, April 29, 2013
At least three dead in Kalkaska County crash
KALKASKA - At least three people were killed in a two-vehicle collision this morning in Kalkaska County, authorities said.Continued ...
- Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Two lanes reopened on U.S. 31 North
Authorities have reopened two lanes of U.S. 31 North following an early-morning car crash that knocked down power lines and closed the highway.Continued ...
U.S. 31 North closed
U.S. 31 North is closed this morning between 3 and 4 Mile roads in East Bay Township because of a vehicle accident that downed power lines.Continued ...
- Friday, April 19, 2013
TCAPS violated election laws
Traverse City Area Public Schools officials violated election laws when they mailed voters a flyer that sought support for last fall's $100 million bond proposal, the Michigan Secretary of State ruled.Continued ...
- Friday, April 12, 2013
U.S. 31 North will reopen late this afternoon
TRAVERSE CITY - Utility workers expect to have U.S. 31 North back open by 4 p.m. today after a car crash downed a power pole, according to Grand Traverse County dispatchers.Continued ...
Josh Groban, Harry Connick Jr. top Interlochen Arts Fest A-list
Other acts on the festival lineup include The Avett Brothers, ZZ Top, Garrison Keillor, Trace Adkins, Kris Kristofferson, Melissa Etheridge, the Steve Miller Band, Brandi Carlile, Dwight Yoakum and original Beach Boys Brian Wilson, Al Jardine and David Marks with Wilson Phillips.Continued ...
- Sunday, March 24, 2013
More fracking wells planned
An energy company intends to use a process called deep hydraulic fracturing in 13 new wells in Kalkaska County to aid its search for natural gas, an effort that will require more than 300 million gallons of groundwater for production.Continued ...
- Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Fodor's: Traverse City one of America's 10 Best Small Towns
The editors at Fodor's Travel have named Traverse City one of the 10 best small towns in the U.S.Continued ...
DDA recommends locations for food trucks in downtown Traverse City
The Traverse City Downtown Development Authority Board has approved a recommendation on where food trucks might operate on city-owned property this summer.Continued ...
- Monday, February 25, 2013
Police nab 'dangerous' suspect
Authorities arrested a man they'd called "dangerous" after using a search warrant to enter a Garfield Township residence.Continued ...
- Monday, February 18, 2013
Kingsley man, daughter killed after crash with plow truck
KINGSLEY — A father and daughter from Kingsley died after a crash with a Grand Traverse County Road Commission snow plow truck, police said. A vehicle carrying David Pipoly, 52, and Christa Pipoly, 13, was traveling west on Sparling Road and failed tContinued ...