Author: Karie Herringa

Tech on Tuesday: Gardening Apps

After a long, cold winter, spring is finally on its way! With warmer temperatures in the forecast, you may be starting to think about your spring gardening projects. In this week’s Tech on Tuesday, we’re breaking down a few apps than can help you become a master gardener. My Lawn: A Guide to Lawn Care (available for iOS and Android)…

Kalkaska Co. Sheriff: Kerosene Contaminated With Gasoline Sold at Kalkaska Store

A Kalkaska County store sold kerosene contaminated with gasoline. According to the Kalkaska County Sheriff’s Office, the Next Door Food Store in Kalkaska sold kerosene contaminated with gasoline. The sheriff’s office says the contaminated kerosene was sold at the Next Door Food Store from Friday, March 15 at 9 a.m. through Sunday, March 17 at 10 a.m. If you bought…

Dog Tootsie Hoping to Share Her Love With Forever Family

Meet Tootsie! The boxer-mix is nothing short of a love bug. After living most of her life being bred back-to-back, this career mom is ready for a life of retirement. Tootsie just finished nursing her last litter. With mom duty over, she’s ready for the next chapter in her life. Tootsie is playful, loves to give hugs and has mastered…

Grant Me Hope: Jacob

Jacob is aiming high for his future. The high school junior who loves basketball and board games also wants to be a doctor someday. But first, he wants to find his forever family. Jacob describes himself as outgoing with an interesting sense of humor.  “I can be outgoing once I get to know a person. I can be athletic at…

Off-Duty Conservation Officers Rescue Missing Remus Man in Isabella County

Two off-duty conservation officers with the Michigan DNR helped rescue a Remus man who had been reported missing in Isabella County. Tuesday, the man’s girlfriend called 911 to report her boyfriend had been missing for several hours after following their dogs into the woods after they jumped out of their truck. The woman told dispatchers her boyfriend had suffered numerous…

Judge Sentences Paul Manafort to Additional 3.5 Years in Prison

Paul Manafort has been sentenced to prison for a second time.  This time for conspiracy charges. A judge sentenced Manafort to an additional 3.5 years in prison. Wednesday morning Manafort addressed the court, saying he feels ashamed and embarrassed and that’s he sorry for what he has done. Last week, a judge sentenced Manafort to just under four years in…

UPDATE: Missing Adult Foster Care Resident Found

A missing adult foster care resident with schizophrenia has been found in Charlevoix County. CCE Central Dispatch says “Dan” has been found. The 36-year-old was reported missing after he walked away from his adult foster care facility on Kuzmik Road.  

Tech on Tuesday: Tech to Help You Sleep

March is Sleep Awareness Month! If you need a little help getting your recommend hours of rest after the time change this weekend, this week’s Tech on Tuesday is for you! We’re breaking down our favorite tech to help you sleep. LectroFan Micro 2 If you’re like me and need a little white noise to help lull you into sleep,…

Dog Zoe Looking for Forever Family to Cuddle on Couch With

Meet Zoe! Zoe is a mellow and sweet girl waiting at the Humane Animal Treatment Society for a forever family to adopt her.  Zoe would be an amazing addition to any family. Zoe is soft-spoken and takes treats in the gentlest way. All this sweet pup wants is someone to cuddle on the couch with. Zoe loves attention, and would…