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Candlelight vigil for Orlando

Candlelight Vigil Honors Orlando Victims

People gathered for a candlelight vigil Tuesday night to honor the victim of the terrorist attack at an Orlando nightclub this weekend. The Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Mount Pleasant hosted the memorial. The service wasn’t...
Ride of Silence Kalamazoo

Ride of Silence To Honor Kalamazoo Victims

The Central Michigan for LIVESTRONG Foundation is hosting a ‘Ride of Silence’ Wednesday night. The ride honors the cyclists who were killed or injured in Kalamazoo on June 7th when they were struck by...
Haley Buckley Shepherd

Shepherd Softball Falls In Pitching Battle

A fierce pitching duel broke out at Saginaw Valley State University on Tuesday. When the dust settled, the Shepherd Bluejays season came to an end in a 1-0 loss on the softball diamond to...
Christopher Bott-Fleming Mt Pleasant fire arson suspect

Arson Suspect Lit Off Fireworks Near Building

According to court documents, Christopher Bott-Fleming, the man charged with arson in connection with last week’s warehouse fire in Mt Pleasant, set off the fire with firecrackers. An affidavit supporting the charges said he...
J.D. Martinez Detroit Tigers

Tigers Embarrassed By White Sox

The Detroit Tigers were cruising to an easy victory Monday night, and then it all fell apart, as they fell to the Chicago White Sox 10-9 in 12 innings. Detroit started the game with a seven-run...
Ben Steele Vestaburg

New Allegations Out Regarding Vestaburg Coach

The case against Vestaburg teacher and coach Ben Steele stemmed from a report by a middle school student that he touched her inappropriately while she was playing basketball in the gym, according to a...
Bill Murray

Bill Murray to Receive Mark Twain Award

Bill Murray, actor, comedian, and now Mark Twain Award winner. The Kennedy Center announced on Monday that Murray will receive the award on October 23rd. The ceremony will be broadcast at a later date....
Great Lakes Loons Logo

Loons Blown Out By Lugnuts

The Great Lakes Loons suffered one of their most lopsided losses of the season falling 11-1 to the Lansing Lugnuts last night at Cooley Law Stadium. Three Loons pitchers gave up three or more...
Michigan Lottery

Mt Pleasant Lottery Winner Named

Herman Lauer of Mt Pleasant has come forward as the winner of last week’s $1 million Mega Millions lottery drawing. Lauer matched the numbers 25-48-51-65 and 72 to win the prize, and purchased his...
Rose Towne credit card fraud

Parolee Arrested For Fradulent Credit Card Use

A surveillance photo led to the arrest of 32-year-old Ross Towne, a Sheridan parole accused of using a credit card belonging to a Vestaburg woman. The woman received a call from her credit card...