Charlevoix County Newswire

Charlevoix County Newswire

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

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  1. Coast Guard rescues 6 in canoe who were crossing Lake Michigan to Beaver IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | MLive.com

    ... back to the mainland, while others said the crew had set out from the tribal launch at 9 Mile Point in Charlevoix County early Monday, and called for help on the way to the island. The Coast Guard station in Charlevoix handled the rescue, and a ...

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  2. How Unequal is Your City?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | IPS

    ... of $834,008, have 22 times more income than the bottom 99 percent, averaging $37,896. Within Michigan, Charlevoix County, a northern area hugging the shores of Lake Michigan, is the most unequal county in the state, with the one percent having 30.9 ...

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  3. Worker dies after accident at Michigan food processing plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | WOODTV.com

    ... TV station WWTV reports family members of Curtis Fay of East Jordan say he worked cleaning machines at the Charlevoix County plant. East Jordan police Chief Terry McDonnell tells WPBN-TV that he fell into a mixer area. The death is under ...

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  4. Workplace death occurred in food plant's mixing area, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | MLive.com

    An employee killed at a Charlevoix County food processing plant was involved in an accident in the mixing area, police said. A 44-year-old East Jordan man was pronounced dead at the scene.

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  5. Stabbed, spray-painted cat brings national Humane Society rewardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | MLive.com

    ... anyone with information and help investigators find those responsible for committing this terrible crime." Charlevoix County sheriff's deputies responded on April 15 to a report of a dead, spray-painted cat on Jefferson Street near Wildwood Harbor ...

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  6. East Jordan getting upgrade to wastewater treatment systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    ... ames Turner, the USDA's Michigan director for rural development, is among those attending the event in the Charlevoix County community.

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  7. Spray-painted cat found dead with apparent stab wounds, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | MLive.com

    This is the second time Charlevoix County sheriff's deputies have investigated spray-painted paint since October.

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  8. roadworkjpg-a8a9dafbaa728ca2Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | WLNS-TV Lansing

    ... and visitors alike." A House report says the new law will help places like Norwood Township in Charlevoix County. The township has $150,000 to fix its roads - which need $400,000 worth of work. The township has increased taxes to help pay for the ...

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  9. Man flashes police badge in traffic stop, tells troopers to 'go home'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | MLive.com

    ... resisted arrest before troopers physically took him to the ground and handcuffed him. He was taken to the Charlevoix County Jail on charges of impersonating a police officer, resisting and obstructing police and having expired plates.

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  10. Gun legislation would make Michigan 7th state to allow concealed pistols with no permitRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | MLive.com

    ... books about concealed pistols, for example, making them legal, and Wyoming allows them for residents only. Charlevoix County Sheriff Don Schneider said he opposes the Michigan legislation "because there's no checks and balances to be sure a person ...

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  11. Body on shorelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2016 | WILX-TV Lansing

    Her body was found later that night by police on the north shore of Round Lake in Charlevoix County, northeast of Traverse City.

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  12. Woman's body found along shoreline of northern Michigan lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2016 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    Her body was found later that night by police on the north shore of Round Lake in Charlevoix County, northeast of Traverse City.

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  13. Woman reported missing later found dead on lake shorelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2016 | MLive.com

    A 22-year-old woman reported missing on Friday was later found dead on the north shore of Round Lake, police said. Officers with the Charlevoix City Police Department and Charlevoix County Sheriff's Department, through an investigation started after the missing-person report, were able to determine she might be found along Round Lake.

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  14. Woman, 85, avoids jail for embezzling from court wards in her careRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | MLive.com

    ... that no other vulnerable people would be victimized and that they would be made financially whole," Charlevoix County Prosecuting Attorney Allen Telgenhof said. "This Defendant has had all of her guardianships revoked by the courts and this felony ...

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  15. 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.

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  16. Man molested girl, 13, passed out on LSD, prosecutor saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | MLive.com

    The 19-year-old defendant was sentenced to prison by a Charlevoix County judge.

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  17. Dive team finds submerged vehicle empty, driver walks upRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | MLive.com

    Police say two men escaped injury Thursday, Dec. 3, after their sport utility vehicle went into a pond and was submerged up to its roof. Charlevoix County sheriff's deputies responded to an 8:55 a.m. call of a vehicle in a pond off of 26 Road in Marion Township.

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  18. Boyne City man sentenced for firing AK-47 at woman, standoff with policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    ... Richard Lee France II, 51, was sentenced for the incident that happened on July 27th in Wilson Township in Charlevoix County. France was intoxicated and angry, according to his testimony at a plea hearing in October. He testified that he fired the ...

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  19. Jerome police to also act as EMTsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2015 | Verde Independent

    ... He moved here from Manton, Michigan, where he served as Chief of Police. Prior to that, Muma served as a Charlevoix County Deputy Sheriff on remote Beaver Island, Michigan, which shared many of the same public safety challenges as Jerome. According ...

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  20. Drunken man with AK-47 threatened to 'pick off' police 'like chickens'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | MLive.com

    The man was sentenced to prison for shooting in the direction of a woman who wouldn't listen to him, Charlevoix County Prosecutor Allen Telgenhof says.

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