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32-year-old woman in critical condition after a single-vehicle crash in Northern Michigan (Cleon Township, MI)

32-year-old woman in critical condition after a single-vehicle crash in Northern Michigan (Cleon Township, MI)Nationwide Report. On Sunday, a 32-year-old woman, from Copemish, suffered critical injuries following a traffic collision in Northern Michigan. As per the initial information, the single-vehicle crash took place on Faylor Road and Marilla Road in Manistee County’s Cleon Township at about 5:55 p.m. [...]
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Copemish Woman Dies In Manistee Co. Crash

A Copemish woman has died after a car crash in Manistee County. Michigan State Police say 32-year-old Amber Roussain was driving on Faylor Road on Sunday afternoon when she went off the road. Her car hit a mailbox and tree before flipping over. Roussain was thrown from the car and...
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Protest in Downtown Cadillac in Support of Pro-Choice Movement

The Supreme Court decision to overturn Roe v. Wade June 24 angered the pro-choice movement. Tuesday, a protest supporting women’s reproductive rights took place today at the Rotary Performing Arts Pavilion in Downtown Cadillac. Many people showed up in support of women’s right to an abortion and to share...

Maintenance worker finds man, woman dead in Northern Michigan apartment complex

GARFIELD TOWNSHIP, MI – A man and woman were recently found dead in a Traverse City-area apartment complex when a maintenance worker checked in on a unit, WPBN/WGTU reports. Around 11 a.m. on Thursday, June 23, Grand Traverse County sheriff’s deputies responded to Brookside Commons apartments in Garfield Township for a report of two people found deceased. The man and woman discovered were both in their 60s and were romantically involved.

Kalkaska man arrested for LSD possession

KALKASKA COUNTY, Mich., (WPBN/WGTU) -- A Kalkaska man has been arrested for possession of narcotics, Michigan State Police say. Kevin Peterson, 43, has been arraigned for one count possession of narcotics less than 25 grams, one count possession schedule 5 LSD and one count driving while license suspended. Peterson's bond...

Ribbon cutting celebrates new fitness court in Traverse City

GRAND TRAVERSE COUNTY, Mich. (WPBN/WGTU) -- A new community wellness center is open in Traverse City. The open-air Fitness Court is located north of the Boardman Lake Trail Park and boat launch. Grand Traverse County, Priority Health and the National Fitness Campaign (NFC) teamed up to make the fitness court...

Traverse City Whiskey Co. Sets Up Barrel Hunt Throughout Traverse City

Traverse City Whiskey Co. (TCWC) has stationed painted barrels throughout the city in honor of the National Cherry Festival. Each barrel was hand-painted by a local artist. From July 1 through Labor Day, the company is encouraging locals and visitors alike to participate in a citywide scavenger hunt to locate the various barrels. Participants who find a barrel can scan the QR Code to learn more about the program.

Kalkaska Man Arrested for Possession of Narcotics, LSD

A Kalkaska man has been arrested for possession of narcotics and LSD, according to Michigan State Police. On Thursday, a trooper from the Michigan State Police Houghton Lake Post stopped a car for an equipment violation on M-72 near North Orange Street in Kalkaska, MSP says. During the stop, the trooper found narcotics and LSD in Kevin Peterson’s, 43, possession. He was then arrested.

Community comes together after Cadillac church fire

WEXFORD COUNTY, Mich., (WPBN/WGTU) -- New details on a northern Michigan church that burned to the ground early Saturday morning. The Revival Center in Cadillac is a total loss. The Haring Township Fire Chief said the fire started out small, and at one point was completely out. But while waiting...