Caroline Klapp

Four Arrested in Crawford Co. For Having, Intending to Deliver Meth

A Northern Michigan drug team says more charges are expected after arresting four people for meth. The STING drug team says it made the arrests after searching two homes, and making a traffic stop simultaneously in Crawford County’s Grayling Township Wednesday. The prosecutor authorized charges Thursday of having and conspiracy to deliver meth, and running a drug house. STING says…

MTM On The Road: It Takes 2, To Say I Do

  Wedding planning is such an exciting time in a bride’s life, but it can also become extremely stressful. That’s the problem two entrepreneurs in Traverse City are helping to fix with their subscription box service, “It Takes 2, To Say I Do.” The subscription boxes help walk bride’s through their wedding planning with a personalized survey. Dive in with…

Man Kills Himself After Throwing Grenade at US Embassy in Montenegro

Police in Montenegro say Dalibor Jaukovic threw a hand grenade at the U.S. Embassy. Jaukovic is an ex-solider decorated by a former Serbian president. Montenegro police say after he threw the grenade into the yard, he killed himself with another explosive device. Police say the blast caused a crater, but didn’t cause any other material damage and no one else…

President Trump Proposes Arming Teachers During Listening Session

President Trump is preparing to meet with state and local officials Thursday to talk about school safety measures. The president held a listening session at The White House Wednesday hearing from survivors of school shootings who offered up ways to curb gun violence. And President Trump made his own controversial proposal. He floated the idea of training and arming teachers…

Brethren High School Student Released on Bond Following Shooting Threat

A student is accused of threatening to shoot up Brethren High School in Manistee County. Cullen Shafer was released on bond Wednesday night. The teen admitted to making the comments, but says it was a joke. He’s charged with threats of terrorism, and is expected to be back in court next week. To read the full story, click here.   

MTM On The Road: An Insiders Tour Of Michigan Based Company, Carhartt

Since 1889 the working men and women of our state have worn Carhartt to stay comfortable and productive through every season. The iconic brand was founded by Hamilton Carhartt. All he had was two sewing machines and a small Detroit loft. Today, they have over five thousand associates across the world. Wake up with Sarah Grimmer and Photojournalist Stephanie Adkins…

Hundreds of Florida Shooting Survivors Meeting With Lawmakers

Students from Parkland, Florida who witnessed one of the deadliest school shootings in u-s history will sit down with Florida lawmakers Wednesday, pushing for new, stricter gun laws. Three buses with about 100 students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School arrived in Tallahassee Tuesday night. Many of them came straight from funerals or memorials for their fallen friends. Seventeen students…

CMU Students Encourage Healthy Body Image, Mental Health With Photo Shoot

Student athletes at Central Michigan University hope to spread a message about self-love and positive body image with a new campaign. They recently participated in a special photo shoot, photos that are now being shared on social media, alongside their own stories about mental health struggles. “I’ve been diagnosed with major depressive disorder and social anxiety,” Harriet Aburn, field hockey…

“Bulletproof” Backpack Sales Rise Following Florida Shooting

In the wake of the recent gun violence in schools, sales of bulletproof backpacks are on the rise. Guard Dog, a company in Florida, makes a lightweight armor that’s tested and certified against 44-magnum and 9-millimeter bullets. But when tested against an AR-15, the type of gun used in last week’s school shooting, the bullets went through the backpack. Guard…

President Trump Directs Justice Department to Develop Regulations Banning Bump Stocks

President Trump is focusing on school safety Wednesday. He will be holding a listening session at The White House with mass shooting survivors. The White House says people from Parkland, Florida will be joining the president, along with survivors from previous school shootings, including Columbine and Sandy Hook. The president is also taking action on gun laws. He signed a…