| May 8, 2012
| 12:02 PM
An Oklahoma couple is suing a sperm bank, because their son was born with a chronic disease. They’re hoping their lawsuit will change the way that industry does business.
Jaxon Kretchmar looks and sounds like any other 2-year-old. He loves...
| May 9, 2012
| 2:10 PM
There are surfing fundraising events all over the world that do wonderful things to support worthy causes, but there is no cause that is more directly connected to surfing than the efforts to raise money and awareness in the fight against cystic...
| May 14, 2012
You may not recognize two-and-a-half year old Rylee Thomas and for good reason.
These days she's healthier, happier and heavier than she was in February.
She was four years too young to take Kalydeco-- the first FDA approved drug to treat the cause of...
| May 10, 2012
| 8:18 AM
As you watch Kurtis Mainland run around the playground with his classmates at Petoskey’s Lincoln Elementary, the 7-year-old is pure energy.
He laughs. He runs. And he is as active as they come.
But at home, his life is a bit different compared...
| May 18, 2012
| 8:06 AM
Jamie Purchase doesn't take her birthdays for granted. At 29, she's beating the odds in her fight with cystic fibrosis.
"Every birthday is really special to me," Purhase told FOX 17 News. "I celebrate them with a lot of gusto, because I've made it...
| May 23, 2012
| 7:32 AM
Thursday, May 24
The Rotary Club of Charlevoix meets 7:30 a.m. every Thursday at the Flap Jack Family Restaurant, 102 W. Carpenter, Charlevoix. For more information, call (231) 547-0360.
Petoskey Duplicate Bridge Club meets 12:30 p.m....
| Nov 2, 2012
| 6:14 PM
The York County Harley Davidson Owner's Association Toy Run is this weekend.
On Saturday, a huge group of bikers will take a motorcycle ride from Sam's Club in York to Penn State Hershey Children's Hospital to deliver toys.
Shoppers descended on the...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 12:04 PM
Brenda Fox is a busy woman. A store manager at CVS, a mother of two and a fundraiser.
For the past four years, Brenda has worked to raise awareness and money for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
“I want people to know about cystic fibrosis. There...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 3:18 PM
The Surfers Hall of Fame has announced its 2012 class of inductees who will be honored in a ceremony in front of Huntington Surf & Sport on Main Street on Aug. 3, during the weeklongU.S. Openof Surfing.
Rabbit Kekai, Dane Reynolds and Andy Verdone will...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 6:17 PM
Former Orioles great Jim Palmer had his three Cy Young Award plaques hanging on his wall. His Gold Glove awards are in storage.
They’re mementos of accomplishments he will always remember and cherish, but Palmer says he didn’t need them to...
| Jul 3, 2012
Having grown up around Orioles baseball, Steve Johnson's dream was always to play for his hometown team.
That dream came true Sunday, when the St. Paul's alum was told he was being recalled by the Orioles. His first call was to his father, former Orioles...