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Matt Collins

Whether it's nature or the city, I love to travel. Craft beer enthusiast, big Detroit Tigers fan, born and raised in West Michigan. Fire up Chips!
Alma Highland Festival and Games

Alma Highland Festival & Games 2017 Preview

The campus of Alma College will soon be clad in tartan with the sound of bagpipes as the 50th annual Alma Highland Festival and Games begins on Friday. The Highland Festival is our third...
Amante' Young Clare

Clare Student Amante’ Young Injured in Accident

Three teens were injured in a single car rollover crash early on Sunday morning. The incident happened on Coleman Road near Shearer in Midland County. 18-year-olds Kobe Lee and Thomas Davis of Gratiot County...
Cody Thomas Great Lakes Loons

Cody Thomas Gives Loons 10th Inning Walk-Off Win

Cody Thomas made up for a four strikeout night, hitting a moonshot to give the Great Lakes Loons a 5-4 walk-off victory in the 10th over the Dayton Dragons Monday night at Dow Diamond....
Menards parking lot accident

Seizure Triggers Pile-Up in Menards Parking Lot

Police believe a seizure caused a six car chain-reaction pileup of parked cars in the Mt Pleasant Menards parking lot on Saturday. A 36-year-old from Harrison is believed to have suffered the seizure while...
Benjamin McKewen

Mt Pleasant Man Found Guilty of Party Stabbing

22-year-old Mt Pleasant man Benjamin McKewen faces up to ten years in prison after a jury found him guilty of stabbing another man in the chest at a party last year. It took the...
Mt Pleasant Oilers High School Baseball

High School Scoreboard: May 22nd

High School Baseball: Saginaw Heritage: 4 Mt Pleasant: 1 (Game One) Mt Pleasant: 2 Saginaw Heritage: 1 (Game Two) Alma: 7 Swan Valley: 1 (Game One) Swan Valley: 6 Alma: 1 (Game Two) Breckenridge: 16 Vestaburg: 1 (Game One) Breckenridge:...
Detroit Tigers vs. Houston Astros

Tigers Collect Only One Hit in Loss to Astros

The Detroit Tigers offense was ice cold, providing only one hit in a 1-0 loss to the Astros Monday night in Houston. Despite the loss, Michael Fulmer was strong again, giving up only one...
Alma Public Safety Director and Police

Alma Mayor to Provide Update on Police Chief Search Halt

Alma Mayor Greg Mapes is expected to provide an update on the halting of the search for a new police chief at Tuesday’s city commission meeting. The commission meets at 6:00PM in the Alma...
Sam Eberhart Clare County firefighter

Clare County Firefighter Returns From Injury

After four and a half months recovering, a Clare County firefighter is back on the job. Sam Eberhart was fighting a fire at a business in Grant Township in January when he fell through...

Clare County Man Arrested After Assaulting Hotel Attendant

Police arrested a Clare County man after a standoff on Saturday. The man pushed an employee at the Lone Pine Hotel, so they called police. When officers arrived, they saw the man holding up...