Author: Nichelle Hulka

Ryan Newman In Serious, But Stable Condition After Daytona 500 Crash

NASCAR driver Ryan Newman was involved in a fiery crash on the final lap of the Daytona 500 on Monday. Newman was looking for his second Daytona 500 win, after capturing his first title in 2008. NASCAR released a statement stating that Newman is in serious condition, but doctors have indicated that his injuries are not life threatening. Newman is…

Osceola Co. Deputies Investigating Deadly Car Accident on M-115

Osceola County Sheriff says  there is a deadly car accident on M-115 in Highland Township. The Michigan Department of Transportation said that the road was closed just after 7 p.m. at 80th Avenue. Details are limited but the Osceola County Sheriff said that the crash involved three vehicles and one person has died from the accident. State police announced Thursday…

Equipment Failure Leaves Thousands Without Power in Wexford Co.

Thousands of people are without power Friday night. Consumers Energy tells us there’s a pole fire on the north end of Cadillac near one of their substations. Nearly 4,000 customers in Wexford County are in the dark. Consumers says crews are headed to the area to figure out just how bad it is. They say they hope to restore power…

Marion Public Schools Close Friday Due to Illness

Marion Public Schools will be closed Friday due to chronic illness. The school says that 22% of the student body was not at school on Thursday due to illness and there are more struggling to get through the day. This comes after Charlton Heston Academy closed last Friday and JKL Bahweting Anishnabe School was closed the entire week due to…

BREAKING: Iranian State TV: Iran Unintentionally Shot Down Ukrainian Jetliner

Iranian state TV reports that the country unintentionally shot down a Ukrainian jetliner that killed everyone on board on Wednesday. We first told you about the crash earlier this week, when U.S. officials suspected that Iran shot the plane down just hours after the Iranian missile attack on the U.S. targets. The jetliner went down on the outskirts of Tehran…

BREAKING: Iran Media Says Missiles Launched at Air Base Housing U.S. Troops

The Pentagon confirms that Tehran launched a dozen of surface-to-surface missiles at Iraq’s Ain Assad Air Base. The air base is housing for U.S. Troops. Last week, we told you about Iranian General Qassem Soleimani, who was killed in a U.S. drone strike in Iraq. In Iran, an estimated 1 million people turned out in Tehran to publicly mourn the…

Gaylord Snowmobile Trails in Rough Condition Due to Warm Weather

Snowmobilers and local businesses in the Gaylord area are hoping to see some fresh snow on their trails soon. The recent warmer weather has made it tough for snowmobilers to hit the trails. That means some local businesses aren’t seeing the traffic they hope for this time of year. The snowmobile trails council in Gaylord says they’ve seen a few…

BREAKING: Pentagon says U.S. Airstrike Killed Powerful Iranian General

The Iraqi Government says an airstrike at Baghdad’s International Airport killed a top Iranian general. The strike also reportedly killed the deputy commander of Iran-backed militias. Their deaths could be a turning point in the Middle East. Reports say three missiles blew up two cars at the airport and the Iranian-backed popular mobilization forces are blaming the U.S. This comes…

Cheboygan’s Annual Toast Our Town Raises Awareness for Historic Preservation

Toast-Our-Town-1 Photos Courtesy of Lindsey Vork Show Caption Hide Caption Toast-Our-Town-4 Photos Courtesy of Lindsey Vork Show Caption Hide Caption Toast-Our-Town-3 Photos Courtesy of Lindsey Vork Show Caption Hide Caption Toast-Our-Town-2 Photos Courtesy of Lindsey Vork Show Caption Hide Caption The 4th Annual Toast Our Town event in Cheboygan took place on New Year’s Day. The event is meant to…

Mackinac Bridge Closes Due to Falling Ice; Opens Back Up Two Hours Later

The Mackinac Bridge closed on Wednesday. Michigan Department of Transportation says the closure is due to falling ice. They said the high temperatures started melting icicles on the cables The bridge is back open after being closed just under two hours. MDOT said they don’t expect any more closures for Wednesday. Stick with 9&10 News for updates and closures.