Author: Jamie Thompson

Little Horses, Big Smiles: Fred’s TV Debut

We had some very special guests on the show this Wellness Wednesday and one who made his TV debut. In case you missed these furry little friends and their even smaller friend, Fred, check out the video above to watch them trot around the Heritage House set. Categories: the four

Hudsonville Ice Cream: Us Enjoying the New Dairy Free Options

Today Hudsonville Ice Cream announced their dairy free lineup and we are pretty excited to be trying it. With seven new flavors including birthday cake, caramel cookie dough, chocolate, mint fudge cookie, peanut butter truffle and s’mores. They are only sold at Meijer and they are also vegan. Hudsonville said, “We’ve always been committed to making the best flavors available…

Carpool Karaoke: Celine Dion

Weeknights here on 9&10 News, you can catch the Late Late Show with James Corden. Last night, he and Celine Dion graced the world with fourteen full minutes of internet gold in their episode of Carpool Karaoke in Las Vegas. In case you missed it, here’s the link. Categories: the four

Special Education Teacher is Recycling her Marathon Medals

Today’s producer pick has three of our favorite things: positivity, simple acts of kindness, and recycling. This is from readersdigest.com. In 2012, Kim Stemple was working as a Special Education Teacher when she found out she had lupus and lymphoma. Until then she had been an active marathon runner. While she was hooked up to an IV, and feeling pretty…

Hospice Volunteers Needed

If you are caring, compassionate, or can play music, you can help hospice patients and their loved ones deal with some difficult days. Hospice of Michigan is holding a volunteer training session from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Wednesday, May 29. It’s happening at the Cadillac Office on North Mitchell Street. The organization is looking for volunteers with a…

Onaway Speedway Giveaway

If you’re a fan of racing or not, this weekend the place to be in Onaway. They’re holding their second ever Great Lakes Big Rig Challenge at Onaway Speedway, where there’s over 200 semi-trucks getting ready to race. Cassidy Cobb got to ride along in one of those rigs today. We gave away a semi-truck ride along with packages that…

Baby Shark CPR Training

The baby shark song may drive you crazy, but its teaching kids how to potentially save lives. Middle schoolers in Washington State are using the song to learn CPR It has the perfect beat for compression’s, since it’s between 100 and 120 beats per minute. Another one to keep in mind, the Bee Gee’s disco classic “Stayin’ Alive.” Just a…

National Cherry Festival: Chateau Grand Traverse Half Marathon

The warm weather is finally here and with that comes race season. Northern Michigan’s most unique half marathon is open for registration. The Chateau Grand Traverse Half Marathon will take you past the deep blue Grand Traverse Bay, through the vineyards and cherry trees of the north, and then you can end it all at the National Cherry Festival. You…

Knitting For Pets

These cool kids are connecting with their community by starting a business called “knitting for pets”. The Cherryland Humane Society in Traverse City posted this on Facebook on Thursday The kids are making bracelets and necklaces out of yarn and donating part of the proceeds to the animal shelter. Shoutout to Jaxson, Lanse, Blaykston, Silas — and not pictured, Kyler…

Clean Energy Conference Coming to Traverse City

Michigan is truly on the cusp of a clean energy transformation. Jobs, investment, and environmental progress will be surging in the near future, and the 2019 Michigan Clean Energy Conference will give you access to that exciting carbon-free new world. Hear how you can join the conversation with Michigan’s top energy decision-makers and others who rank high on the nation’s…