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Mecosta County Sheriff’s Office Seeking Public’s Assistance in Locating Wanted Fugitive

The Mecosta County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a wanted fugitive. Larry Lee Derevage is wanted on three outstanding criminal sexual conduct warrants out of Big Rapids. Deputies have been searching for Derevage but have been unable to locate and arrest him. Derevage is aware of his wanted status and is believed to still be in…

New York Attorney General Has Evidence Of Fraud At Trump Org

The New York attorney general’s office now says it has evidence of fraud at former President Trump’s company. In a court filing late Tuesday night, the attorney general’s office says the Trump Organization used “fraudulent or misleading” values of their assets to get loans and tax breaks. They say they haven’t decided whether to file a civil lawsuit, but they…

Eleven Ferris State University Students, Faculty to Collaborate with X Games Aspen 2022

1/2 Photo Courtesy of Ferris State University Show Caption Hide Caption 2/2 Photo Courtesy of Ferris State University Show Caption Hide Caption A collaboration between Ferris State University and the X Games continues this year as eleven Ferris State students will travel to the Rocky Mountains to support various operational aspects of X Games Aspen 2022 Friday, Jan. 21 through…

DHD#10 No Longer Performing Contact Tracing

District Health Department #10 announced Tuesday that they are discontinuing universal individual level contact tracing. They say this comes after the MDHHS announced they would be discontinuing the process. According to DHD#10, it is now up to each Michigander who tests positive for COVID-19 to notify any and all potential close contacts. “The effort our staff has put in to…

Meijer Commits to 50% Carbon Emission Reduction Goal by 2025

Meijer announced Tuesday that they are committing to reduce absolute carbon emissions by 50% by 2025. According to Meijer, they are committed to cutting emissions “faster than what science suggests is necessary.” The retailer says to reach this, they will: Build on exisiting energy and fleet efficiency programs by adding more renewable energy procurement Pilot new innovative technologies, such as…

Passenger Injured in Mecosta County Car Crash

An individual has been injured in a car crash in Mecosta County, according to the Mecosta County Sheriff’s Office. On Tuesday around 1:30 p.m., deputies were dispatched to investigate a one-car personal injury accident on 9 Mile Road and 20th Avenue. Deputies say the driver, an 81-year-old Big Rapids man, was traveling west on 9 Mile Road when he fell…

Chippewa County Health Dept. Confirms Omicron Variant in Chippewa County

The Chippewa County Health Department announced Tuesday that they have detected the Omicron variant in Chippewa County. According to the health department, they received confirmation of the Omicron variant from the MDHHS. Health department officials state that the Omicron variant spreads faster than other COVID-19 variants, which they say may account for the rise in case counts within Chippewa County…

Traffic Stop Results in Two Drug Arrests in Leelanau County

A traffic stop in Leelanau County late Monday night resulted in a pair of drug arrests. Around midnight Monday, a deputy from the Leelanau County Sheriff’s Office observed a suspicious vehicle leaving a closed park. The deputy was able to make a traffic stop for driving violations on West Bay Shore Drive near Bingham Road in Bingham Township. According to…