| Oct 9, 2012
| 7:37 AM
Mary Alice Whipple, 70, of Petoskey, died Oct. 8, 2012, at her home.
Mary Alice was born on Aug. 20, 1942, in Cadillac, Mich., the daughter of William and Dorothy (Hodges) Faunce. Mary Alice was raised in Cadillac and graduated from Cadillac High...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 6:00 AM
A Bellaire businesswoman pleaded guilty Wednesday to evading nearly $1 million in taxes relating to income from her group of five Northern Michigan movie theaters, one of them in Petoskey.
Elaine Dawson, 69, co-owner of five cinemas in Bellaire,...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 10:16 AM
CENTRAL LAKE — The Inland Lakes boys’ cross country team finished second, while Pellston was third at the Ski Valley Conference cross country championships Wednesday at Burns Farm.
Mancelona won the boys title with 42 points, while Inland...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 9:04 AM
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Addison 22, Jackson East Jackson 14
Adrian Lenawee Christian 74, North Adams-Jerome 35
Allendale 51, Detroit Denby 19
Almont 62, Imlay City 8
Ann Arbor Pioneer 35, Ann Arbor Huron 6...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 7:32 AM
A daughter, Ani Alaina, was born to Andrea and Guy Golembiewski of Harbor Springs at 8:36 p.m. Oct. 3, 2012, at McLaren Northern Michigan hospital in Petoskey. Ani weighed 4 pounds, 6 ounces and was 17 inches long at birth. Grandparents are Joe...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 4:09 AM
NORTHPORT, Mich. (AP) — Michigan Audubon says a common loon well-known in the northern Lower Peninsula has died, apparently from eating contaminated fish.
The bird known as "Patriarch" was 21 years old. He was among the first loons in the region...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 10:14 AM
ANTRIM COUNTY — A new state-record muskie has been caught, and it weighs nearly eight pounds more than the previous state record.
The new record, a Great Lakes muskellunge, weighed 58 pounds, measured 59 inches and had a 29-inch girth, according to...
| Oct 21, 2012
| 3:09 AM
More than 3,200 young walleye were stocked into the Elkhart River recently thanks to the Elkhart River Restoration Association.
The walleyes measured 6 to 8 inches long and a few were close to 10 inches, according to Dar Deegan, member of the...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 6:32 AM
PETOSKEY — With the first cases of influenza of the season confirmed in Michigan, health officials are urging many to get vaccinated and for everyone to be sure and wash your hands regularly to avoid the virus.
While influenza A and B viruses have...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 7:38 AM
M. Ella Plichta, 85, of Petoskey, formerly of Bellaire, passed away on Oct. 22, 2012, at Sunnybank in Petoskey.
Ella was born on Nov. 14, 1926, in Northeast, Md., the daughter of John and Laura (Chandley) Wigton.
Ella had lived in Farmington for 28...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 3:34 AM
All the summer camp drills, hot practices in August, weekend tournaments and long bus trips comes down to this.
The Michigan High School Athletic Association district volleyball tournaments swing into action Monday, Oct. 29, in two locales, while every...