Author: Meredith St. Henry

Michigan Health Officials Confirm First Case of West Nile Virus in Humans

Michigan has its first confirmed human case of West Nile Virus in 2020. The Department of Health and Human Services say it’s a person from Wayne County. They also warn Eastern Equine Encephalitis, known as EEE, is being found in more Michigan horses. Both viruses can cause severe illnesses and in extreme cases death. The health department recommends wearing long…

Two Teens Arrested for Vandalizing Buildings, Stealing from Liquor Store in Isabella Co.

State police say they caught two teenagers after reports of vandalism and theft in Isabella County. Monday, troopers say they began investigating vulgar graffiti at an apartment complex in Union Township. They believe a nearby liquor store was also broken into by those responsible for the graffiti. Troopers recovered about $3,500 worth of merchandise from the liquor store at a…

Wyoming Man Charged with Assault, Reckless Driving in Benzie Co.

We now know the name of a Wyoming man charged with assault with a dangerous weapon and reckless driving. Michigan State Police say they arrested Todd Norris in downtown Beulah, in the early morning of August 22. Benzie County Central Dispatch received multiple calls about a man driving out of control. Police say Norris was chasing another man on foot…

SSCENT Arrests Two Men for Delivering Drugs in Oceana Co.

Two men face charges for delivering multiple drugs in Oceana County. Following a traffic stop, detectives from the SSCENT Narcotics Team arrested Drew Jackson and Leif Hollis. Jackson is charged with delivery of cocaine and both men are charged with delivery of MDMA. Detectives also found more than $1,000 of cash in the car. Both men posted bond at the…

SSCENT Arrests Ludington Woman for Delivering, Having Multiple Drugs

Police arrested a woman from Ludington, accused of delivering and having multiple drugs. On August 19, the SSCENT Narcotics Team pulled over and arrested Renee Moline in Mason County. Investigators say they found fentanyl, heroin, cocaine and a large sum of money in her car. She’s now charged with two counts of maintaining a drug house or vehicle. Moline is…

Recap: Republican National Convention Day 2

The Republican National Convention is now entering day three. The GOP continues to make its case for President Trump’s re-election as he gets ready to formally accept his re-nomination Thursday night. Tuesday night’s theme was Land of Opportunity. Some of the speakers included Sen. Rand Paul and National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow. Most of the speeches took direct aim…

Adopt-A-Pet Tuesday: Cali, Lola & Blackberry

ADOPT CALI Show Caption Hide Caption ADOPT LOLA Show Caption Hide Caption ADOPT BLACKBERRY Show Caption Hide Caption It’s Adopt-A-Pet Tuesday on Michigan This Morning! This week we have Cali, Lola and Blackberry—just three of Northern Michigan’s many great, adoptable animals waiting for a loving family to take them home. First up, we have Cali. She is a beagle mix…

Republican National Convention Day 1: What to Expect

The Republican National Convention starts Monday in Charlotte, North Carolina. The four-day event has been scaled down due to the pandemic. It will be mostly virtual and feature many Republican speakers. You can catch it on our Facebook page and on 9&10 News Plus via the free SBTV app throughout the week. Many members of President Trump’s family will speak….

Pres. Trump Plans to Veto House’s $25(B) USPS Funding Bill

In continuing coverage of the controversy surrounding the United States Postal Service, the House of Representatives passed legislation that will provide billions of dollars to USPS. Democrats say this is needed to protect the November election because there’s expected to be a huge increase of mail in ballots due to the pandemic. The bill includes $25 billion dollars in funding…

FDA Authorizes Use of Convalescent Plasma for COVID-19 Patient Treatment

A turning point in the fight against COVID-19—President Trump says the Food and Drug Administration issued an emergency authorization for convalescent plasma. This will be used as a therapeutic treatment for COVID-19 patients that are in the hospital. Convalescent means anyone recovering from a disease. Plasma will be drawn from people who have had COVID-19 and be used to help…