Winning Lucky for Life lottery ticket sold in Mount Pleasant
MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (WJRT) - Someone who bought a lottery ticket in Mount Pleasant is waking up Lucky for Life. The Michigan Lottery says someone purchased a ticket winning $25,000 per year for the rest of their life at Borders Corner Store, located at 7024 East Pickard Road in Mount Pleasant.
Mt. Pleasant police search for attempted murder suspect in stolen car
MT. PLEASANT — The Mt. Pleasant Police Department needs your help finding an attempted murder suspect. Police say the attempted murder took place on Friday, Feb. 16 after two male roommates had a fight. They are searching for Paul Vance Ellingson, a 57-year-old white male. He was last seen driving a stolen 2020 maroon Mitsubishi Mirage. UPDATE 2/21/24 – Police now say the Michigan license plate is 4MDA81.
Mid-Michigan builder criminally charged after taking couple's money, doesn't do work
WHEELER TOWNSHIP, MI. (WJRT) - A mid-Michigan contractor is facing a felony for allegedly taking a couple's money for a home renovation project, and then not doing the work. The contractor is a former candidate for the state house and he also worked on another project that had some controversy.
Person taken to the hospital in Mount Pleasant after being hit by a car
MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (WJRT) - The Central Michigan University Police say that one person was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after getting hit by a vehicle Monday evening. The crash happened on Broomfield Road, west of East Campus Drive, just after 6 p.m. Police say the pedestrian was...
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.
New things to check out at Soaring Eagle Casino
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) – The spring concert calendar is filling up fast at Soaring Eagle Casino! Multi-platinum band Shinedown will be at Soaring Eagle’s outdoor venue this June, and we have your chance to win your way in!. Music. Country music fans can get tickets to see...
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Puppies Today in Alma, MI
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around alma.
Today the gas price is close to $3.14 in Vestaburg as of 2024-02-20. Find the available 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 Tuesday is $3.276, a week ago the price is $3.225 , according to AAA.
Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle at CMU
A person was hospitalized in Mt. Pleasant Monday night after being struck by a vehicle on the campus of Central Michigan University. Campus police responded to Broomfield Road west of East Campus Drive around 6:00 for the crash. The pedestrian suffered non-life threatening injuries, according to police, who say the driver of the vehicle was not hurt.
Mount Pleasant Man Accused of Stabbing Roommate, Prompting Citywide Manhunt
Chaos erupted in a Mount Pleasant neighborhood Friday evening when a man was brutally stabbed by his roommate during an altercation, leading to a citywide manhunt for the assailant. The Mount Pleasant Police Department rushed to the 1500 block of Granger Street after receiving a 5:03 p.m. emergency call. Upon arriving at the residence, officers discovered a male victim with multiple stab wounds, according to a report by WJRT.
Tacos & Tequila Event At Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort Michigan
Calling all taco and tequila lovers. Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort in Mt. Pleasant, Michigan is hosting a fun event for foodies in May 2024. Tacos & Tequila will feature some of Michigan's best restaurants, all in one place. Guests will be served Mexican-themed food samples from featured Saginaw, Mt. Pleasant, Grand Rapids, Lansing, and Bay City restaurants.
MI Stanton's Most Loveable Cats Eagerly Awaits Forever Homes Today!
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around stanton..
HS Boys Hoops: Cadillac snaps Mt. Pleasant Sacred Heart's 18-game win streak
MT. PLEASANT, Mich. (WJRT) - Mt. Pleasant Sacred Hearts has been rolling this season. The Irish finished Mid-State Activities conference-play undefeated at '12-0' to win the conference outright. But on Monday night, the Irish had their toughest test of the season against Cadillac (17-2). The Vikings snapped MPSH 18-game win...
Central Michigan wins thriller at home over Bowling Green
SAGINAW, Mich. (WNEM) - Central Michigan is hitting their stride at the right time! The Chippewas had won 7 out of 8 games leading into tonight’s matchup with Bowling Green. CMU trailed by four with under 15 seconds put that’s when the magic happened. Derrick Butler banked home a three. After the Falcons made and missed at the free throw line, Cayden Vasko took it himself and tied the game to send it to overtime.
Blanchard, February 22 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Vestaburg High School basketball team will have a game with Montabella High School on February 22, 2024, 18:00:00 CST.
Alma Day 2024: What Makes You Feel Like You Belong at Alma?
Across the decades, no matter who you talk to, Alma College alumni say the same thing: Alma just feels like home. Regardless of where we found our niche — Model United Nations, athletics, choir, band, our roommates, a Greek organization, a classroom or lab … the list goes on … — Alma College gave us a place we could belong. We found our people.
Sparrow News: Sparrow Community Hospitals Offer Scholarships to High School Seniors
LANSING, MI – Sparrow Community Hospitals are pleased to announce a scholarship program for area students. Sparrow Carson, Sparrow Clinton, Sparrow Eaton and Sparrow Ionia Hospitals are offering scholarship opportunities to local high school graduating seniors who intend to pursue higher education in a health-related field. To be eligible...
Isabella County, MI High School Boys Basketball Schedule, Streaming Live Today - February 19
Isabella County, Michigan has high school basketball games on the calendar today, and info on how to watch them is available here. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!. Isabella County, Michigan High School Boys Basketball...
Mt. Pleasant Public Schools teams up with Care Solace to offer 24/7 mental health support
MT. PLEASANT — Mount Pleasant Public Schools is expanding mental health care services to students, staff and families through a new partnership with Care Solace, an organization that coordinates mental health and substance abuse support. Individuals are connected at no cost with local providers who accept all medical insurances, including Medicaid and Medicare, and who can offer sliding scale options for those without insurance. Multilingual support is available 24 hours, seven days a week, 365 days a year. All personal information is kept completely confidential and services are available in-person and virtually. “We want members of our community to know they aren’t alone, and that support is available to every student, staff and family member 24/7, 365 days a year,” said MPPS Superintendent Jennifer Verleger. “Care Solace is proud to support Mount Pleasant Public Schools in prioritizing the well-being of its students, staff and community,” said Care Solace Founder and CEO Chad Castruita.
Warming up more Tuesday with bright skies
SAGINAW, Mich. (WNEM) - Pleasant weather rolls on Tuesday as sun remains more prolific around Mid-Michigan and being helped by a southerly wind flow, temperatures will be further into the 40s today. If you’re looking to get your car washed, walk your dog, or even just spend a little bit of extra time outside to soak up some sun, it’ll be another nice day to do it! Temperatures will be even warmer on Wednesday and Thursday before a roller-coaster style drop at the end of the week, then yet another warmup into next week. Take a look at the temperature outlook in your full TV5 First Alert 7-Day Forecast!