Antrim County Newswire

Antrim County Newswire

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

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  1. Newly obtained documents reveal more details in Heeringa caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    ... Shores police officer, and the two would snowmobile together on the officer's parent's property up north in Antrim County. Willis has a key to the property. In May, police interviewed a woman named Brenda Devine in Antrim County who lives close by. ...


  2. DTE Energy DTE Energy Foundation and Conservation Resource Alliance...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Electric Energy Online

    ... of the Maple River watershed in Emmet County; the construction of a new bridge over the Jordan River in Antrim County on Old State Road to commence in 2017; and projects throughout Benzie County and on the Manistee, Big Sable, and Pere Marquette ...


  3. MSP searched N Mi property for Heeringa after Willisa arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 |

    ... of Norton Shores Police Officer Shawn Stefanich, a friend of Willis , according to the report. It's in the Antrim County village of Mancelona, about 180 miles north of the Norton Shores gas station where Heeringa was last seen in April 2013. "They ...


  4. Car traveling nearly 130 mph goes airborne while passing 2 vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 |

    Police say a driver reached 128 mph before trying to pass two cars and hitting a curb, causing his car to go airborne in Antrim County. The crash occurred Saturday in a 55 mph zone along U.S. 31 near Town Line Road in Elk Rapids Township.


  5. Torch Lake sandbar party to see dramatically beefed up police presence on July 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 |

    ... sheriff's deputies will ramp up their forces by 25 percent. Whiteford said that, as in past years, the Antrim County sheriff's marine patrol is providing the majority of watercraft enforcement. "The decision to increase enforcement is to further ...


  6. Work to improve access to overlook in northern MichiganRead the original story

    May 31, 2016 | Washington Times

    The Michigan Department of Natural Resources says the site in Antrim County's Warner Township will be closed to vehicle traffic from June 6-10. The DNR will add about 270 cubic yards of gravel to the existing entrance, parking lot and exit of the trailhead to help with erosion issues and poor road conditions.


  7. Educator nearing end of 67-year career; 'more rewarding than a challenge'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 |

    ... odd construction jobs throughout to help pay for his schooling. His first job in education came in the small Antrim County village of Alba in 1949 where he served as principal. He landed at MCC in 1955 following jobs in Nebraska and Kingsley. Over ...


  8. Deadman's Hill overlook site to close June 6-10 for site improvementsRead the original story

    May 25, 2016 | State of Michigan

    ... Hill overlook parking area and entrance road located at the end of Deadman's Hill Road in Warner Township (Antrim County). During this time (June 6-10), the site will be closed to vehicle traffic. The overlook also serves as the trailhead for the ...


  9. Why 'Seesaw effect' made Michigan colder than AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 |

    ... Sunday, May 15, coming within 19 degrees of the average high. Nearly three-quarters of an inch of snow fell in Antrim County north of Traverse City, according to amateur meteorology reports from the Community Collaborative Rain, Snow & Hail Network ...


  10. Homeowner scuffles with overnight refrigerator raiders, breaks one man's noseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 |

    A homeowner scuffled with two men who allegedly broke into his home at 4:30 a.m. and began raiding his refrigerator, police say. Antrim County sheriff's deputies said a homeowner on Ames Street in Elk Rapids awoke abfout 4:30 a.m. May 5 to the sound of his back door opening and two men whispering.


  11. Fantastic weather coming for Michigan's explosion of color from tulips, cherriesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 |

    ... blossoms don't last as long as tulip blooms. So you better be in Leelanau County, Old Mission Peninsula, and Antrim County on the above dates if you want to see the blossoms. So next week, with high temperatures mostly in the 60s, will be great for ...


  12. More than 100 guns, knives found at home amid break-in probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | White Lake Beacon

    ... coin-filled jars and household items. He told investigators he traded stolen property for drugs at a home in Antrim County's Central Lake Township. Authorities later went to the home and arrested a 33-year-old man after using tear gas to get him to ...


  13. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    ... $200,000 each will go to the Conservation Resource Alliance's bridging the Jordan River restoration project in Antrim County and to the state DNR Parks and Recreation Division for a project at Milliken State Park in Detroit.


  14. generic department of natural resources generic dnrRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 |

    ... $200,000 each will go to the Conservation Resource Alliance's bridging the Jordan River restoration project in Antrim County and to the state DNR Parks and Recreation Division for a project at Milliken State Park in Detroit. DNR Fisheries Division ...


  15. Firefighter cited after rolling fire truck into ditchRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | The Hastings Tribune

    ... was taken to a hospital with neck pain following Wednesday's crash of the 2,000-gallon tanker truck in Antrim County's Torch Lake Township. The truck rolled while he was returning from an emergency call and trying to turn into the township fire ...


  16. Mich. Firefighter Rolls Tanker, Receives CitationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 |

    ... led it into a ditch as he attempted to make a left turn into the Torch Lake Township Fire Department driveway, Antrim County sheriffs officials said in a written statement.


  17. Firefighter cited by police after fire truck rolls into ditchRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 |

    The 2,000-gallon Torch Lake Township Fire Department truck rolled as the driver was turning into the department's driveway Wednesday, March 23. Antrim County sheriff's officials said Justin Walkowiak, 31, was returning from a fire call and attempted to turn left into the driveway off U.S. 31 when he lost control. The vehicle rolled into a ditch.


  18. School bus flips on side, driver and teen injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 |

    One teen was injured Friday morning after the school bus he was riding flipped on its side in Northern Michigan, police said. Antrim County Sheriff Dan Bean said the Mancelona school bus was traveling on East Torch Lake Drive, south of Elder Road, when the driver failed to negotiate a curve properly.


  19. Who will pay for Michigan's orphaned, contaminated sites?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | Michigan Radio

    Pollution from the former site of Mount Clemens Metal Products has been spreading across Antrim County for decades, contaminating trillions of gallons of groundwater with trichloroethylene, a cancer-causing chemical. Michigan has more than 280 contaminated sites that are "orphans."


  20. Two snowmobile trail segments closed in northern Lower MichiganRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2016 | State of Michigan

    The Michigan Department of Natural Resources and the Jordan Valley Trails Council today announced that, effectively immediately, two separate snowmobile trail segments in the northern Lower Peninsula are closed for the 2016 season. The closed segments include Trail #768 that cross-connects Mancelona to the Starvation Lake area in southeast Antrim County and Trail #4 from East Jordan to Charlevoix in the west end of Charlevoix County.