Karie Herringa

Update: Sugar Island Ferry Now Making Limited Trips

The Sugar Island ferry is making limited trips now as Coast Guard crews continue to deal with ice jams on the St. Marys River. The ferry’s captain says their last run Friday will be at 6 p.m. After that the U.S. Coast Guard says the ferry will be able to cross the river in the event of an emergency. The…

Victim Impact Statements in Larry Nassar Hearing to Continue Next Week

Women and girls are bravely confronting their abuser, Dr. Larry Nassar for the fourth day in a row. Nassar complained to the judge that their statements are hard on his mental health. The judge did not hold back on Nassar, who has already pleaded guilty to molesting seven women but has to listen to more than 100 alleged victims’ statements…

Healthy Living: Replacing Heart Pills

The American Heart Association says 24 percent of heart attack patients don’t fill their prescriptions within a week after discharge, and 34 percent of heart attack patients with multiple prescriptions stop taking at least one within the first month. In Healthy Living we explain how a medical company is teaming with one of the country’s busiest hospitals to test an…

Shop Local: Serendipity

Some people simply love to shop. Maybe it’s the thrill of the hunt, the joy of finding that special piece or the relaxation of simply browsing. There are plenty of people who understand the feeling. For one local woman, it was that love that inspired her to open her own store, which soon turned into two. “I just love, love,…

Delta Airlines Tops WalletHub List of Best Frequent Flyer Programs

For the third year in a row Delta Airlines has the top frequent flyer program. That’s according to WalletHub’s annual ranking of the carriers. Hawaiian Airlines has the best bang for your buck in terms of reward value, giving passengers almost $20 for every $100 spent. That’s followed by Alaska Airlines. Delta and JetBlue are the only two major carriers…

Amazon Raising Monthly Price of Prime Service

Amazon is raising its monthly price of Prime service by two dollars, from $10.99 to $12.99. The online retailer did not give a specific reason for the price increase, but there are speculations it’s to get more people to sign up for the annual subscription by making it appear to be an even better deal. Overall Prime membership includes free…

Olympic Gymnasts Aly Raisman, Jordyn Wieber Speak at Larry Nassar Hearing

Brave victim testimony continues in the Larry Nassar sentencing. Friday USA Gymnastics team member Aly Raisman and former teammate Jordyn Wieber were in the courtroom describing the abuse they suffered at the hands of Dr. Larry Nassar. The judge says the sentencing may now be extended into next week. It was originally set to end Friday. All 125 reported victims…

Mason County Man Wanted in Drug Investigation Turns Himself In

The Mason County man wanted in a drug investigation has turned himself in. Mason Saya is charged with operating a drug house and having marijuana. His arrest is in connection to Henry MacDougall’s death. Deputies say he died after running a stop sign and hitting a trailer of a passing semi-truck. Mason’s dad, Paul, was charged earlier this week in…