| Apr 9, 2012
| 6:47 AM
Hugh "Brad" Sweeney, 57, of East Jordan, died Thursday, April 5, 2012, at Harper University Hospital in Detroit.
He was born on Sept. 4, 1954, in Detroit, the son of Hugh G. and Elizabeth (Haas) Sweeney. He grew up in Plymouth and graduated from...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 6:52 AM
Louise "Teedee" Doris Litzenburger, a lifelong resident of Boyne City, died unexpectedly on Dec. 28, 2011, at Northern Michigan Regional Hospital.
Teedee was born July 25, 1934, to Dr. A.F. and Marjorie Litzenburger in Detroit. Shortly after her birth,...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 9:29 AM
BOYNE CITY — Two coaches for the Boyne City Ramblers won’t resume their posts this year.
Mike Wilson, the district’s athletic director, announced the change to the high school’s coaching lineup at Monday’s school board...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 12:10 PM
"Dream Big" is the first thing one sees upon entering East Jordan Middle School teacher Matt Hamilton's classroom, along with the shelves lining the room with hundreds of shoes on them. Hamilton's Shoe Club is dedicated to helping middle school students...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 5:37 AM
This spring, hundreds tuned in to watch a local high school graduation that was broadcast live via the Internet. Family members from as far away as New York and Nevada, who couldn’t make it to the ceremony, had a chance to see their loved one...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 7:16 AM
Here is our weekly salute to area people and businesses that are making a positive mark on Northern Michigan.
Lights, camera, action!
Local students are gaining valuable technical skills thanks to a newly launched School Broadcast Program.
| Oct 29, 2012
| 9:18 AM
Andy Tuck of Charlevoix will be the featured soloist on the Great Lakes Chamber Orchestra's "Baroquen Masterpieces" November performances.
The orchestra will perform baroque and romantic works for strings at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 3, at the First...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 9:50 AM
ELK LAKE — The research into a lake trout population living in Elk Lake started with a hunch.
In 2008, the Charlevoix Fisheries Research Station was doing a survey on Elk Lake, and the researchers ran into some lake trout that just looked...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 4:46 AM
Don Burkhart of Brutus and Theresa Burkhart of Petoskey announce the engagement of their daughter, Nicole Marie Burkhart, to Trevor Michael Smith.
Nicole is a 2008 Petoskey High School graduate. She will graduate in December from Central Michigan...
| May 3, 2012
| 6:17 AM
GRAND RAPIDS — Hannah Brogger of Harbor Springs capped a stellar career at Aquinas College as a member of the women’s lacrosse team.
Brogger, a 2008 Harbor Springs grad, led the Saints to a fifth place finish at the National Women’s...
| May 4, 2012
| 12:43 PM
FOX 17 Chief Meteorologist Rick Mecklenburg officially joined FOX 17 on May 1, 2012.
Rick most recently served as Chief Meteorologist at WSBT in South Bend, Indiana for 15 years.
Rick is a member of the American Meteorological Society and the National...