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Online victims of Gladstone predator sought by police

DELTA COUNTY, MI— The Delta County Sheriff's Office is looking for victims of a man who solicited photos and videos of young girls for money. Joshua Ecklid, 31, of Gladstone apparently contacted the girls through Instagram, Snapchat and other social media. The account used on Instagram was "roberte1993" and the account used on Snapchat was "darknordor." Ecklid would friend the girls, then ask them to send him a video or picture of themselves in exchange for money.
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Gladstone man arrested after contacting girls on social media, Sheriff looks for additional victims

DELTA COUNTY, Mich. (WLUC) - Joshua Ecklid, 31, of Gladstone was arrested following an investigation into social media messaging by the Delta County Sheriff’s Office. Based on the Sheriff’s investigation, young girls were being contacted on Instagram and possibly other social media or messaging apps. The account used on Instagram was “roberte1993″ and the account used on Snapchat was “darknordor.”
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Gladstone Man Accused Of Contacting Young Girls On Instagram

The Delta County Sheriff’s Office is looking for additional victims, from a complaint of inappropriate messaging, where one person has been arrested. Based on the Delta County Sheriff’s Office investigation, it appears that young girls were being contacted on Instagram or possibly other social media or messaging apps. The account used on Instagram was “roberte1993” and the account used on Snapchat was “darknordor.”
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HS Softball: Eskymos blank Braves

ESCANABA, Mich. (RRN SPORTS) – The Escanaba Eskymos took care of their cross-town rival Tuesday defeating the Gladstone Braves, 6-0, at Lemerand Park. Escanaba freshman pitcher Grayson LaMarche was dealing. She pitched four innings and had eight strikeouts. In relief, McKayla Mott was also dealing. She pitched three innings...
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Michigan brewery awarded 3 medals at 2022 World Expo of Beer

FRANKENMUTH, Mich. – A brewery in the Upper Peninsula was awarded three medals at this year’s World Expo of Beer. Out of Escanaba, Upper Hand Brewery won awards for its Upper Hand Light, UPA, and Sugarbush Maple Lager. The World Expo of Beer festival takes place every year...
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Norse Athletics Announce Yearly Awards

ESCANABA, MI – The Bay College Athletic Department announced their yearly awards, including team awards for the 2021-2022 school year. Every year Norse Athletics hands out three individual awards that are voted on by the coaching staff. The Male Athlete of the Year for the 2021-2022 Year is Men’s...
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BAY-CON pop culture event planned for this Saturday

ESCANABA, Mich. (WJMN) – A new event for pop culture fans in the U.P. is planned for this upcoming Saturday. Bay College’s inaugural BAY-CON will feature 37+ vendors selling records, toys, collectibles, and more, as well as other activities over the course of the event. BAY-CON will take...
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MSP: Kidnapping reports were a hoax

GLADSTONE, Mich. (WJMN) – Michigan State Police (MSP) from the Gladstone Post released information on Wednesday about fake reports of kidnappings. According to MSP, Troopers and Deputies received a report of an alleged kidnapping with a woman tied up laying in a ditch just east of County Road 511 and US-2. Authorities arrived to find a woman tied up. She told them she was kidnapped by a man in a small truck. Additional officers were called in and during the course of the investigation, they found out an out of state group was involved in contacting authorities that several other people were missing, creating what MSP calls, “a charade of false information.”
GLADSTONE, MI
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Blumensaadt Named Bay College Outstanding Educator

Bay College honors Josh Blumensaadt, part-time Computer Network Systems and Security (CNSS) Instructor, as one of its recipients of the Outstanding Educator Award sponsored by the Don Johnson Agency/MEEMIC Insurance. To receive consideration for the award, faculty were nominated by a colleague, student, or someone from the community. The primary...
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HS Softball: Eskymos too much for Marquette

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WJMN) – The Escanaba Eskymos swept the Marquette redmen Monday in a softball doubleheader at Lions Field in Marquette Township. Escanaba took game one, 17-0, and game two, 23-0.
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Resurfacing Project Begins Between Menominee, Stephenson

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is investing $10.2 million to resurface 17.9 miles of US-41 from south of 56th Avenue in the city of Menominee to south of County Road 352 in the city of Stephenson, Menominee County. The project includes asphalt milling, two courses of asphalt resurfacing, joint repairs, guardrail replacement, drainage improvements, and pavement markings.
STEPHENSON, MI
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Mid Peninsula to reinstate varsity football program

ROCK, Mich. (WBUP) – The Mid Peninsula School Board of Education has approved the decision to reinstate the varsity football program. Mid Peninsula had not had their own football program since 2012 and have been co-oping with Superior Central for 8-man football, but now the Wolverines will be on their own field.
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