Author: Meredith St. Henry

$10,000 Cash Found in Recently Purchased Chicago Home

If you find a wallet on the ground, you return it, right? What if you find the money already inside your house? A property owner in Chicago found nearly $10,000 in cash hidden in a recently purchased home. Investor Jim Dow bought the home to renovate it. After the deal was done, he found envelopes stuffed with cash hidden around…

Vice President Pence, Sen. Harris Talk About COVID-19 Plans at Vice Presidential Debate

The first and only vice presidential debate this election season wrapped up Wednesday night. Meanwhile, election day is fewer than four weeks away. Vice President Mike Pence and Democratic Sen. Kamala Harris faced off in Salt Lake City at the University of Utah. New safety precautions were put in place, including plexiglass, and their desks were spaced out more than…

Panda Cub Gender Reveal at Smithsonian National Zoo

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Baby Yoda Fights Fires with Firefighters in Oregon

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Fires in Northern California Strain Crews With High Winds, Hot Temperatures

Two sets of wildfires are still burning in Northern California, and firefighters are having trouble containing the flames. So far, the Zogg Fire north of Sacramento and the Glass Fire in wine country are responsible for destroying more than 100 buildings. And 80,000 people had to leave their homes. For the next 48 hours while fire crews work to contain the…

Sen. Peters Releases Report Detailing Investigation Into Postmaster General DeJoy

Michigan Senator Gary Peters released a report detailing the investigation into U.S. Postmaster General, Louis DeJoy. DeJoy is accused of implementing operational changes that hurt mail delivery services. In the report, Peters cites USPS data showing a steep increase in delays nationwide. It also claims data from Michigan confirms a sharp drop in on-time delivery. Which, in the Detroit area,…

Kalkaska First Responders Presented with Lifesaving Awards

Two members of our local law enforcement were honored this week for their heroic work during a house fire last month. Back on August 19, a home in Kalkaska caught on fire while a woman and her granddaughter were inside. The granddaughter pulled her grandmother out of a burning room but couldn’t get her all the way out of the…

Lake Man Dies in Isabella Co. Motorcycle Crash

Police say a man from Lake died on Tuesday after a crash in Isabella County. The sheriff’s office says it happened on Vandecar in Gilmore Township. Deputies say a pickup truck was turning left onto Herrick Road just before noon when the driver pulled in front of the motorcycle. The 74-year-old man crashed into the side of the truck and…