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Woman dies in a house fire in Midland County
JASPER TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WJRT) - One woman died in a house fire Tuesday evening in Midland County. Just before 8 p.m. on Tuesday, the St. Louis Area Fire Department was dispatched to South Lewis Road for a structure fire. According to the Midland County Sheriff's Office, the body of a...
Kittens in Need: Could Your Home Be Their New Home in Harrison, MI?
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near harrison.
Catalyst Community: Restorative Practices in Schools
The word “community” is defined as a group of people living in the same place or having a particular interest in common. Catalyst Midland occasionally presents a series titled “Catalyst Community” focusing on different communities — sometimes geographic, sometimes a common interest. In this week’s...
Midland Feb 20 Weekly Crime Report
During the last week, Midland witnessed a total of 29 reported crime cases. The most frequent type of crime was 'Suspicious Situation' with 10 instances, followed by 'Theft' with 6 cases, and 'Assault' which was reported 5 times. Other types of crimes, including 'Disturbance' and 'Arrest', were less frequent, each occurring twice. Additionally, there were 4 cases categorized as 'Other'. These included a variety of incidents such as obstruction of justice, miscellaneous criminal offenses, and a health and safety violation. The data shows a concerning trend towards 'Suspicious Situation' cases, indicating a need for increased security measures and public vigilance. Despite the severity of these crimes, it's important to note that these figures represent only reported cases and actual crime rates may be higher.
Midland's Quartet of Italian Delights: 4 Restaurants You Can't Miss
This article presents four exquisite Italian restaurants located in Midland. Have you had the opportunity to dine at any of these establishments? If yes, we invite you to share your experiences in the comments section below.
Whoa! Temperatures going to surge into 60s this afternoon
Based on what is happening already this morning it looks like temperatures in the low-60s are likely this afternoon for many of us in the southern half of Lower Michigan. I noticed we are already a few degrees warmer than we were supposed to be at 9 a.m. The current temperature map shows a tongue of warm air with temperatures already in the 40s from southwest Lower into Illinois. That is where our air is coming from today.
Crash in Bay County leaves one person dead
BAY COUNTY, Mich.— Authorities believe alcohol was a factor in the crash. Authorities from Hampton Township Public Safety were dispatched to the area of W Hampton Rd between Kaczmarek Dr. and N Finn Rd. for a personal injury accident involving two vehicles on February 18th around 9:30 p.m. Three...
Sweeten your weekend with Chippewa Nature Center’s Maple Syrup Day
Here’s a way to sweeten the weekend. The annual Chippewa Nature Center Maple Syrup Day is on Saturday, March 16 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Kicking off the event is a pancake breakfast from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Maple Syrup Day is free for Chippewa Nature Center...
Midland Resident Praises MyMichigan's Heart and Vascular Center for Life-Changing Heart Valve Treatment
Kathy Filcek, an 85-year-old from Midland, Michigan, has expressed appreciation for the heart valve treatment she received. Filcek was diagnosed with Aortic Stenosis (AS), a serious condition that narrows the heart’s aortic valve, making the heart work harder. If not treated, severe AS can lead to heart failure. The usual treatment for severe AS is open heart surgery, but Filcek was offered a less invasive procedure called transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR).
Clare, February 23 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Harrison High School - Harrison basketball team will have a game with Clare High School on February 23, 2024, 17:00:00 CST.
Michigan man arrested for taking part in Jan. 6 Capitol riot
MICHIGAN, (WPBN/WGTU) -- A Standish man has been arrested for his alleged conduct during the riot at the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021. Barry Toth, 35, has been charged in a criminal complaint in the District of Columbia with the following offenses:. Obstruction of an official proceeding, a felony.
How personal income has changed in Midland County—plus, see how it compares to the rest of the state and country
Stacker analyzed Bureau of Economic Analysis data to see how personal income has changed in Midland County, Michigan and how it compares to state and national levels.
Questions about future of Pinconning ambulance service
PINCONNING, Mich. (WNEM) – Some residents in Pinconning are worried they might be without an ambulance service soon, and while one ambulance service says that is the case, the city manager disagrees. According to Dennis Whitney, the chairman of Northern Bay Ambulance, the city of Pinconning wants to cut...
Kids’ Valentine’s Dance and more fun things to do in mid-Michigan this weekend (Feb. 23-25)
SAGINAW, MI — From a Valentine’s dance for kids to a garden-themed “Sip ‘N’ Swirl” for those longing for spring, here are some fun things happening across mid-Michigan this weekend, Friday, Feb. 23, through Sunday, Feb. 25. Find a fish fry. If you purchase...
Gladwin County, MI High School Boys Basketball Schedule, Streaming Live Today - February 20
Is there high school basketball on the schedule today in Gladwin County, Michigan? You bet there is. To ensure you don't miss a possession, we have details on how to stream the games in the article below. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on...
One Dead, Two Injured in Hampton Township Crash
An Essexville woman was killed in crash on Sunday. Police in Bay County’s Hampton Township say the two-vehicle crash occurred around 9:30 p.m. on W. Hampton Rd. between Kaczmarek Dr. and N. Finn Rd. The 52-year-old woman and a teenage passenger were taken to an emergency room where the woman died. The teenager is listed in critical condition.
The gas price fluctuate between $3.15 and $3.19 in Harrison as of 2024-02-21. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Wednesday is $3.274, a week ago the price is $3.256 , according to AAA.
PHOTOS: Cards made by local student delivered to Saginaw-area Veterans
SAGINAW, Mich. - Each year, Congressman Kildee hosts a “Valentines for Veterans” card drive, partnering with mid-Michigan schools to thank Michigan veterans for their service and teach local youth about honoring the sacrifice of our veterans. Students from Genesee, Saginaw, Midland and Bay counties participated in the Valentines...
Op-Ed: A Brief History of Magens Bay: Part 5
Without a plan and enforcement the bay and everything in it is in danger. Nearly 40 years after a former planner with the Department of Conservation and Cultural Affairs helped fashion a mooring plan for the Virgin Islands, she was aghast, after spending every morning at Magens Bay for an entire week in January, to find that a huge luxury yacht anchored very close to the beach had not moved “once” during her seven-day vigil.
Savor the Flavor: 8 Must-Try Fast Food Spots in Midland
This article presents a selection of 8 fast food spots in Midland. Have you had the chance to try any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts. Please share your experiences in the comments below!