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Cadillac Customers Dream Big For Mega Millions Jackpot

“I think it would be gigantic for anybody that would win it. Life-changing.” Lots of people are wondering the same thing tonight… If they had more than $500 million, what on earth would they do with it? When you see how high the Mega Millions jackpot is right now, it’s easy to see why many want in. It’s more than…

Cadillac Elks Club Giving Back To Manton Boy Injured In Motel Fire

“It’s very important. Without it, I don’t know what we’d be doing.” It was a devastating explosion and fire, with a boy who taking the brunt of it. Now, a man is now doing everything he can to help the boy. Brian Adams nearly died last May when police say his mother, Amanda Skardoudos, blew up a Manton motel while…

Gladwin County Man Charged With Terrorism After Courthouse Threat, Reminder Of Security

The man the Gladwin County sheriff says threatened to shoot up the Gladwin County Courthouse on Wednesday, March 28 learned his charges Thursday. Now, he could face up to life in prison. Northern Michigan’s News Leader had the only camera in courtroom as 19-year-old Anthony Ostrander heard he was being charged with terrorism. The sheriff says Ostrander called the court…

Reed City Apartment Fire: Still Under Investigation, Volunteer Departments Quick To Respond

“Reed City hasn’t had a fire this big. It was remarkable on how quick we handled it.” A huge fire at an apartment complex was still under investigation Tuesday night while tenants continue to deal with upended lives in the aftermath. The Reed City assistant fire chief says it took every fire fighter from several departments to put out the…

Brother Of Missaukee County Missing Man Speaks After Two Bodies Found In Dead Stream Swamp

“We lost a good friend. He was a friend to a lot of people.” A man fearing the worst for his brother, missing for months, is having his fears confirmed with the discovery of two bodies in the woods. We first brought you this story in November when Jeff Hurley and Alexandria Foust vanished in Missaukee County. After exhaustive searching,…

Osceola Co. Standoff Lasts Six Hours After Man Threatens To Harm Wife, Officers

The Osceola County undersheriff tells us a man is in custody after he threatened to kill his wife, himself — and officers during a six-hour standoff. The standoff took place Sunday night at a home on Lakola Road in Leroy Township near Ashton. The undersheriff says a woman was in her home when her estranged husband came in unannounced with…

Big Rapids Community Rallies For FSU Bulldogs After National Championship Victory

It was the victory that hundreds of fans in Big Rapids were hoping for. The Bulldogs will be coming home tomorrow as national champions. Dozens of Ferris State University Bulldog fans filled Buffalo Wild Wings from start to finish of the NCAA Division II national title game. They did not leave disappointed. The Bulldog watch party, which included FSU professors,…

Mount Pleasant Joins National ‘March For Our Lives’ Movement By The Hundreds

The “March for Our Lives” movement also found its way to Mount Pleasant. Hundreds of people marched the streets but the spark didn’t start from a big organization or even from an adult. “We want them all to come because we can’t have a conversation if we can’t all come together,” says Hannah Edwards, one of the organizers. A crowd…

Wexford County Frustration, Questions Rise Over Proposed Landfill Well At Public Hearing

The Cadillac High School auditorium was filled with questions and frustration, centered around plans to drill a well in a Manton-area landfill. The Department of Environmental Quality received an application from American Waste to build a well in the old Wexford County Landfill, which would be used to move water contaminated by trash. On Wednesday night, those living near the…

Isabella County Administrator Responds To Recycling Center Mess

“It was a mess,” says Tim Hauck, who lives near the Isabella County Recycling Center. “Enough is enough.” A mountain of recycled debris found its way into places it just shouldn’t have been. Neighbors to the recycling center say they are fed up. In Isabella County, several people left their homes Monday to find lawns speckled with pieces of cardboard,…