Montmorency County Newswire

Montmorency County Newswire

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

Results 1 - 18 of 18 in Montmorency County, MI

  1. Murder Charges Filed Against Husband Of Former Linden WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | WHMI-FM Howell

    ... with open murder in the death of his wife, 54-year-old Marsha Wilfinger. He was arraigned on Friday in Montmorency County, east of Gaylord, where Marsha was found dead on June 20th. According to the Tri County Times, state troopers were called out ...

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  2. Woman, allegedly killed by husband and left in burning vehicle, remembered for energyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... at 11:14 p.m. to a car fire in a ditch at the intersection of Sheridan Valley Road and Scenic Route 3 in Montmorency County's Briley Township, east of Gaylord. They found the car engulfed in flames. Wilfinger, 54, was found dead inside the car's ...

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  3. Woman found dead in burning vehicle remembered for her love for life, many friendshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | MLive.com

    MONTMORENCY COUNTY, MI Marsha Wilfinger's ambition at times seemed endless, as she managed her own cleaning business and staff, took her children around to many sporting events in their youth and had fun traveling on weekends. Wilfinger, of Grand Blanc, found time to do it all, and always with enthusiasm.

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  4. Husband facing murder charge after police find wife's burned bodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | UpNorthLive.com

    According to Montmorency County District Court, Erich Wilfinger is facing an open murder charge in the death of his wife, Marsha WIlfinger. Michigan State Police tell us a burning vehicle was found around 11:14 p.m. at the intersection of Sheridan Valley Rd. and Scenic Route 3 in Albert Township.

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  5. Man to be charged after wife's body found in burning vehicle, drag marks lead to houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | MLive.com

    A Briley Township man will be charged Monday after his wife's remains were found this weekend in a burning vehicle, and police followed a trail of drag marks leading back to the suspect's home. At 11:14 p.m. Saturday, troopers from the Michigan State Police's Alpena Post and deputies from the Montmorency County Sheriff Department were dispatched to a vehicle fire in a ditch at the intersection of Sheridan Valley Road and Scenic Rte.

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  6. Authorities: Man arrested after body found in burned vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    Authorities say a man has been arrested after his wife's body was found in the back seat of a burning vehicle in Michigan's northern Lower Peninsula. The Alpena News and WPBN-TV report the woman's burned remains were discovered late Saturday in Montmorency County.

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  7. Secluded lakes offer fishing that feels wildRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... fisheries supervisor for the Michigan DNR's Northern Lake Huron Management Unit. "Another one in Montmorency County is South Blue Lake. It's similar to Wakeley and has bluegills and bass. It's also a catch-and-release. "What I tell people who want ...

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  8. Lake, Osceola wages increase as counties climb out of the recessionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Northern Michigan News

    ... Lake County was second with an average weekly wage of $624, a 28 percent increase. In comparison, Montmorency County showed the biggest percentage increase in wages with a $609 average weekly wage, an increase of 34 percent, while in Ontonagon ...

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  9. Lake, Osceola wages increase as counties climb out of the recessionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Northern Michigan News

    ... Lake County was second with an average weekly wage of $624, a 28 percent increase. In comparison, Montmorency County showed the biggest percentage increase in wages with a $609 average weekly wage, an increase of 34 percent, while in Ontonagon ...

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  10. Why some of Michigan's vacation communities are seeing the state's best wage improvementRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... saw wages go up 3 percent between 1990 and 2013. The five counties with the biggest growth in wages were Montmorency County (34 percent), Lake County (28 percent), Crawford County (28 percent), Gogebic County (26 percent) and Clare County (26 ...

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  11. Wage winners and losers: How did your county fare?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... section beneath. MLive and Bridge will be taking an in-depth look at the state's labor trends this week. Montmorency County is located in the northeastern part of the Lower Peninsula. It's home to 9,350 people as of 2013 census data and also boasts ...

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  12. Northern Michigan woman dies after being trapped beneath tractorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | MLive.com

    A Northern Michigan woman suffered fatal injuries after an accident caused her to become trapped beneath a tractor on Sunday. The victim, identified by police as 22-year-old Sharon Soik, was reported trapped beneath the farm equipment around 10:30 a.m. Sunday, April 3. The incident occurred in a field near Pleasant Valley Road in Hillman Township, said officials from the Montmorency County Sheriff's Department.

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  13. Woman dies from injuries after being trapped under tractorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | UpNorthLive.com

    According to Montmorency County Sheriff's Department, the incident happened around 10:30 a.m. Sunday in a field located on Pleasant Valley Road. Crews responded to the scene and about 20 minutes later got the woman out from underneath the tractor.

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  14. Coating of snow this morning with active weather in forecast this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | UpNorthLive.com

    Some of us woke up to a coating of snow on the ground Monday morning with a fairly active week on tap for weather across Northern Michigan. Atlanta in Montmorency County topped our list with 4".

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  15. New details about Tuscola County man who killed state trooper in WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | WJRT

    ... police in Tuscola County say Snyder wasn't on their radar, there was a arrest warrant issued for him in Montmorency County stemming from a Christmas Day domestic abuse case involving his wife. State Police say the arrest warrant was issued on Feb. ...

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  16. Oil worker hurt after well explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | UpNorthLive.com

    An oil worker is being treated for severe burns to his face and hands after an explosion at a well in Montmorency County. Emergency crews received a phone call from the man around 8:24 a.m. Sunday.

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  17. Email This Article to a FriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | WHMI-FM Howell

    ... the shop's fruit is locally sourced so the giant pie features northern Michigan spy apples, cherries from Montmorency County and blueberries from Grand Haven. The pair cut out the upper and lower peninsula from pie dough, along with hearts to ...

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  18. Bovine TB testing in high risk areas completeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | UpNorthLive.com

    ... two TB positive free-ranging white-tailed deer, one found in Presque Isle County and the other found in Montmorency County. Surveillance areas for circle testing within a three-mile radius were also established on March 31, 2014 and May 6, 2014 ...

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