Montmorency County Newswire

Montmorency County Newswire

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  1. DNR seeks leads in Montmorency County elk poachingRead the original story

    Friday Feb 3 | State of Michigan

    Michigan Department of Natural Resources conservation officers are seeking the public's help in their investigation of an illegally killed elk in Montmorency County on or about Christmas Day. The incident occurred on Black River Road near Blue Lakes Road in Montmorency Township.

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  2. Washtenaw sheriff's lieutenant takes plea in 'super drunk' driving caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2016 | MLive.com

    Lt. Brian Filipiak, 47, was previously charged with misdemeanor operating while intoxicated with a blood-alcohol level of 0.17 or more for driving drunk on Nov. 13 in northern Michigan, but pleaded guilty to the lesser charge on Friday, according to Montmorency County's 88-2 District Court.

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  3. 13 years later, man gets jail time for drunken driving with son in carRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | MLive.com

    ... and warrant hanging over his head until police arrested him in Lewiston, an unincorporated community in Montmorency County, on Tuesday, Aug. 22 -- more than 12 years later. Two days later, he was arraigned in Bay County District Court on failure to ...

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  4. Nurse appealing decision in lawsuit over jail inmate's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... Donna Sigler is asking a federal appeals court to reverse the decision. Shane Bays hanged himself in the Montmorency County jail where he was locked up without bond for driving with a suspended license. Federal Judge Robert Cleland says others in ...

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  5. Video shows drunken-driving arrest of Washtenaw police lieutenantRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | Boing Boing

    ... on breath tests after being arrested on Nov. 13 in Rust Township in northern Michigan, according to a Montmorency County Sheriff's Department report written by his arresting officer, Deputy Zachery Morrison. Now, Filipiak is on unpaid administrative ...

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  6. 'Super drunk' police lieutenant begs deputies to just let him goRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | New York Post

    ... after being pulled over on Nov. 13 in northern Michigan's Rust Township. Deputy Zachery Morrison of the Montmorency County Sheriff's Office had asked the off-duty lieutenant to cooperate several times after receiving multiple reports for reckless ...

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  7. Video shows drunken-driving arrest of Washtenaw police lieutenantRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | MLive.com

    Body camera footage, as well as in-car video footage obtained from the Montmorency County Sheriff's Department, shows Filipiak repeatedly asked to be allowed to continue on or 'sleep it off.'

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  8. This Video Of A Cop Pulling Over Another Cop For Suspected Drunk Driving Is So Painful To WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | Jalopnik

    ... so you can feel like you were right there for the whole awkward event: The arresting officer is from Montmorency County, and the allegedly drunk driver is Washtenaw County Lt. Brian Filipak. The traffic stop occurred near Ann Arbor, MI, after ...

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  9. VIDEO: Michigan deputies pull allegedly drunk officer out of his carRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Video captured two Montmorency County, Michigan sheriff's deputies dealing with a Washtenaw County lieutenant who is accused of drunken driving. Washtenaw County Lt.

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  10. Michigan cop arrested for drunk driving with 3 times the legal blood alcohol limitRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Daily Mail

    On a health kick? Eat PURPLE food: From fighting cancer to weight loss, 5 reasons this color is so good for you - and 5 ways to eat it BREAKING NEWS: At least 12 are dead and 70 are injured after massive explosion rips through fireworks market outside Mexico City Cop arrested for driving with THREE times the legal blood alcohol limit flashed his badge and pleaded with responding deputies before he was threatened with a Taser Brian Filipak, a lieutenant in Washtenaw County, Michigan, was pulled over in November in Montmorency County more than 200 miles away Police received two reports of a truck that nearly hit several vehicles and almost ran off the road several times, according to an incident report He did not comply with their orders to get out of the truck and resisted the two cops who tried to pull him out until he was threatened with a Taser A sheriff's deputy who was arrested for ... (more)

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  11. Drunk cop dragged from vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | WWLP

    A Waterbury man has been found guilty of climbing through a window and sexually assaulting a 10-year-old girl at her Newly released body camera video shows Michigan deputies dragging apparently intoxicated sheriff's lieutenant from vehicle after he refuses sobriety test. Video captured two Montmorency County, Michigan sheriff's deputies dealing with a Washtenaw County lieutenant who is accused of drunken driving.

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  12. Fisherman drowns after falling through ice in Northern MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | MLive.com

    Terry Weber was fishing alone Friday, Dec. 16, in a spot he frequented often when he disappeared into the water, according to a Montmorency County Sheriff's report. Police arrived on scene at 7:02 p.m. -- about 50 minutes after the initial 911 call was made.

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  13. Officials schedule meetings to discuss bovine TB discoveriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | WJRT

    State officials have scheduled a meeting for cattle farmers in two northern Michigan counties where herds recently tested positive for bovine tuberculosis. The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development says the potentially fatal disease recently was confirmed in a large dairy cattle herd in Alpena County and a large beef herd in Montmorency County.

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  14. Officials schedule meetings to discuss bovine TB discoveriesRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2016 | Washington Times

    State officials have scheduled a meeting for cattle farmers in two northern Michigan counties where herds recently tested positive for bovine tuberculosis. The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development says the potentially fatal disease recently was confirmed in a large dairy cattle herd in Alpena County and a large beef herd in Montmorency County.

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  15. Bovine TB Identified in Alpena County and Montmorency County HerdsRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2016 | State of Michigan

    LANSINGBovine tuberculosis was recently confirmed in a large dairy herd in Alpena County and a large beef herd in Montmorency County during annual surveillance testing. These are the 67th and 68th herds identified with bovine TB in Michigan since 1998.

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  16. Why the 'mayor' of Trump Town, Michigan didn't vote TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2016 | MLive.com

    ... campaign. But, for the most part, they're just regular, everyday people. In the summer, I traveled up to Montmorency County, the Michigan county with the highest percentage of Trump voters per population in the primaries. The people I met in ...

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  17. Video shows herd of more than 40 elk crossing rural Northern Michigan roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | MLive.com

    A woman got quite the thrill when she saw more than 40 elk cross a rural road in Northern Michigan. Jennifer Ellis posted the video below on Monday, Oct. 31. The video, shot near the intersection of M-32 and Thorton/Beltz Road in the Montmorency County community of Atlanta, shows a gang of male and female elk crossing the road right in front of her.

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  18. Northern Michigan man accused of double murder ordered to stand trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | MLive.com

    A man accused of murdering two people was ordered to stand trial on seven criminal charges, stemming from the bizarre events surrounding the deaths. Kyle Boldrey of Montmorency County is charged with two counts of open murder, two counts of assault with intent to murder, two counts of resisting and obstructing a police officer and one count of home invasion.

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  19. DNR kills problem bear that was breaking into vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | MLive.com

    A troublesome bear responsible for breaking into at least four vehicles and prowling on people's porches has been put down by the Department of Natural Resources. The 120-pound, male black bear living in Montmorency County was euthanized on Tuesday, Oct. 25. DNR Wildlife Supervisor Brian Mastenbrook said the decision to kill the bear was made because of its pattern of behavior that could be harmful to humans.

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  20. DNR kills problem bear that was breaking into vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | MLive.com

    A troublesome bear responsible for breaking into at least four vehicles and prowling on people's porches has been put down by the Department of Natural Resources. The 120-pound, male black bear living in Montmorency County was euthanized on Tuesday, Oct. 25. DNR Wildlife Supervisor Brian Mastenbrook said the decision to kill the bear was made because of its pattern of behavior that could be harmful to humans.

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