Antrim County Newswire

Antrim County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Antrim County, MI.

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  1. Dog allegedly shot by neighborRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | UpNorthLive.com

    ... ls up because people can't be the leash law Mancelona Township." Short said she filed a police report with the Antrim County Sheriff's Office and the prosecutor is looking at it.

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  2. Stateside for Tuesday, June 23, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Michigan Radio

    ... This summer marks the 32nd season for Stone Circle , a space for poetry, storytelling, and music on the Antrim County family farm near Elk Rapids. As part of our ongoing series "Poetically Speaking," we talk with Terry Wooten about Stone Circle and ...

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  3. One injured after semi-truck overturnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | UpNorthLive.com

    According to the Antrim County Sheriff's Office, the semi-truck was north of Mancelona near Green River Road. That area will remain closed for a few hours while authorities clear the scene.

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  4. The politics of petulanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | Michigan Radio

    ... unsavory real estate dealings there. He has since reinvented himself as a right-wing radio talk show host in Antrim County in the Northwest Lower Peninsula, and gotten himself elected county GOP chair. A spokesman for Senate Majority Leader Arlan ...

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  5. Mancelona Annual Bass Festival reels in new attractionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | UpNorthLive.com

    This weekend of June 4-7th anglers and families alike can reel in some fun at the 60th Annual Bass Festival in Mancelona. Thursday morning 7&4's Alyssa Hearin was live from Palmer Park in Antrim County to share some of the events that will be happening this weekend.

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  6. Acme Meijer project an 'absolutely terrible' 14 years, says developerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | MLive.com

    The hotly debated Acme Meijer is taking shape in Northern Michigan and site developers are starting to speak out about the hassle of building a huge project amid years of controversy and public opposition . The Northern Express, a weekly newspaper based in Traverse City, has a story this week about the project featuring comments by developer Steve Smith, who called the past decade-plus "absolutely terrible."

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  7. Memorial Day Weekend 2015: Five things to do in the Traverse City areaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... "must see" events and activities happening around the top of the mitten this Memorial Day Weekend. 10th Annual Antrim County Petoskey Stone Festival Saturday, May 23, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Barnes Park in Eastport Celebrate the unique and beautiful ...

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  8. Antrim County Prosecutor releases report on police captain investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | UpNorthLive.com

    The Antrim County Prosecutor's office has released the redacted 57 page report that resulted in the filing of a charge of willful neglect of duty against Traverse City Police Captain Mike Ayling. The report is from the Grand Traverse County Sheriff's Department.

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  9. Short's Brewing celebrates 11 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | UpNorthLive.com

    Short's Brewing Company in Antrim County's Bellaire is celebrating 11 years. The 11 Year Anniversary Extravaganza is Saturday, April 25th in downtown Bellaire.

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  10. Charge filed against Traverse City Police captainRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    ... Tuesday around 9 a.m. A special prosecuting attorney was requested due to a potential conflict of interest. Antrim County Prosecutor, Jim Rossiter, was appointed as special prosecutor regarding Mike Ayling. According to Rossiter, law enforcement ...

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  11. Fire destroys cabin, scorches about 10 acres of landRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    The Traverse City Record-Eagle and WPBN-TV say crews fought the fire Wednesday evening in Antrim County's Chestonia Township. No injuries were reported.

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  12. Fire destroys remote cabin and scorches 10 acresRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | UpNorthLive.com

    Fire destroyed a cabin and burned about ten acres in a remote area in Antrim County's Chestonia Township Wednesday. Star Township Fire Chief Pete Hoogerhyde said crews from Bellaire, Mancelona, Central Lake, Star Township and the DNR were dispatched about 5:00 p.m. to a structure fire that spread into the woods.

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  13. One person dead after fire in Northern Michigan log cabinRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... bout a half hour but crews remained on scene for investigation purposes for several hours. Detectives from the Antrim County Sheriff's Office and from the state Fire Marshall division now are handling the investigation.

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  14. Woman who pocketed $2,000 raised for boy's funeral gets jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | MLive.com

    An Antrim County woman who spearheaded a fundraising effort to offset funeral costs for an 11-year-old boy - but then pocketed the money - has been sentenced to three months in jail. Amanda Sue Swikoski, 33, was sentenced Wednesday, April 8, in Kalkaska County Circuit Court on a charge of larceny by conversion of more than $1,000 but less than $20,000.

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  15. Saginaw County Republican Party Urges No Vote on Michigan Proposal 15-1Read the original story

    Apr 5, 2015 | PR.com

    ... to amend the Michigan Constitution at this writing are: Saginaw County Republican Party - January 21st Antrim County Republican Party - February 5th Grand Traverse County Republican Party - February 5th Washtenaw County Republican Party - February ...

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  16. Criminal charge requested against Traverse City Police captainRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | UpNorthLive.com

    ... conflict of interest. That request was approved Thursday by the Attorney General appointing Jim Rossiter, Antrim County Prosecutor, as special prosecutor regarding Mike Ayling. "I did get to personally review the report and I do believe our Sheriff ...

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  17. Neighbors evacuated during six-hour standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | UpNorthLive.com

    Several homes were evacuated during a six-hour Antrim County standoff that ended with a man taking his own life. Michigan State Police, Antrim County Deputies and the Northern Michigan Emergency Response Team were called to a home in Bellaire just after 5 p.m. Thursday.

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  18. Man kills himself during standoff with police in Northern MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | MLive.com

    An Antrim County man killed himself Thursday during a standoff with police who had responded to his home to check on him. Sheriff's deputies responded to a Bellaire home after dispatchers received a hang up call from the residence about 5:05 p.m. Thursday, March 26. Dispatchers received a second call from a caregiver at the home who stated John Derek Tweedie, 63, was suicidal and had a gun.

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  19. Arrests made after suspected drug overdose deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | UpNorthLive.com

    Two people from Antrim County were arrested Friday after detectives found several items used for narcotics trafficking in a home. The Traverse Narcotics Team, Antrim County Sheriff's Office and Michigan State Police searched the Mancelona residence after a suspected drug overdose caused the death of an Antrim County woman on March 25th.

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  20. Woman's drug overdose death leads to raid on homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... multiple drug paraphernalia items." Police raided the home as part of an investigation into the death of an Antrim County woman, believed to have died from a drug overdose. The two people arrested in Antrim County, a man and woman, are expected to ...

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