Author: Johnathon Gustin

UPDATE: Missing Wexford County Woman Found, No Major Injuries

State police say a missing Wexford County woman has been found tonight. 83-year-old Patricia Stark had last been seen Tuesday morning at her house in Clam Lake Township. Officers and volunteers spent the last two days searching for her using K-9 units and even brought in a helicopter unit. Troopers say Stark suffered no major injuries and is currently being…

Tons of Tails Wagging in Northport’s 23rd Annual Dog Parade

Fluffy tails and lots of leashes were at the center of a Northern Michigan parade. Man’s best friend and their owners came out Saturday to enjoy the 23rd Annual Northport Dog Parade. Paws of all sizes began marching down the street Saturday at noon in downtown Northport. This year’s theme was tail house rock. Owners were also welcomed to dress…

Isabella County Man Killed in Rollover Accident

A man was killed Saturday morning after a rollover accident in Isabella County. Deputies say they were called after 3:30 a.m. to 10,000 Block East Denver Rd. in Wise Township. They say a 25-year-old man from the township was driving on East Denver road and passed his girlfriend who was in another vehicle. Deputies say he lost control of his…

Woman Killed in Mason County While Walking on U.S. 10

Deputies say a woman is dead in Mason County after being hit by a car early Saturday morning. The sheriff’s office says they were called to Dennis Rd. in Amber Township just after 3:00 a.m. They say a 25-year-old woman from Walkersville was walking east on U.S. 10 when she was hit and killed by a car going the same…

Deputies Looking For Suspect in Big Rapids Retail Fraud

The Mecosta County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a man they say took more than $1,000 worth of merchandise from the Menards in Big Rapids. Deputies were called to the business around 6 p.m. Sunday. They say surveillance video shows the suspect entering the store twice and then leaving through the garden center both times with merchandise. If you know…

Stanley Takes Office as MSU’s 21st President

Michigan State University’s new president had his first day on the job. The school says Samuel Stanley officially took his office Thursday, two months after he was hired by MSU’s Governing Board. Stanley says he’s proud “to join the Spartan community.” He was previously the President of New York’s Stony Brook University. Stanley is Michigan State’s first permanent official following…

One Person Airlifted to Hospital After Grand Traverse County Crash

An unidentified person had to be flown to the hospital Saturday after a crash in Grand Traverse County. Emergency services says a truck went off the road and into trees late in the morning in East Bay Township. They say Supply Rd was closed between Rennie Lake Rd. and Hobbs Highway while crews removed the wrecked Ford F-150. Emergency services…