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OSCODA – The Oscoda Township Fire Department (OTFD) responded to a structure fire on Friday, April 2, at 10:49 a.m., at Aldersgate Apartment 967 that resulted in the death of a house cat. 

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TAWAS CITY – As noted last week, the Tawas City Fire Department (TCFD) – along with the East Tawas Fire Department (ETFD) – was dispatched to a structure fire at about 2 p.m. on March 29.

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TAWAS CITY – The Tawas City Fire Department (TCFD), along with the East Tawas Fire Department (ETFD), were dispatched to a structure fire at approximately 5 p.m. on Easter Sunday, April 4.

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LANSING– A known member of the Wolverine Watchmen and Clarkston resident was arraigned on two felony weapons charges today, announced Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel. 

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EAST TAWAS – Following his arraignment in Iosco County’s 81st District Court last month, East Tawas resident Mark David Elliott, 63, has been scheduled for two subsequent court appearances.

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LANSING – Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel has charged a Holland man with crimes for making death threats against President Joe Biden, U.S. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer. 

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PLAINFIELD Twp. – Michigan State Police (MSP) troopers, at 1:15 p.m. on March 16, were dispatched to a residence on County Line Road in Plainfield Township for a breaking-and-entering complaint.

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WEST BRANCH – On March 4, the 55 members of the Michigan State Police (MSP) 138th Trooper Recruit School were administered the oath of office by Col. Joe Gasper, and received their badges after months of hard work and training.

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WEST BRANCH – Detective Sergeant Craig Johnson, of the Michigan State Police (MSP) West Branch Post’s Special Investigations Unit, is alerting the public of a nationwide scam which is working its way through the local area.

OSCODA – An Oscoda woman received a short sentence – which was held in abeyance, after multiple felony charges related to a June 3, 2020 meth lab fire in Oscoda, which ultimately resulted in the death of one of the alleged participants.

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LANSING – The Michigan Beer & Wine Wholesalers Association (MB&WWA) is applauding Attorney General Dana Nessel and the Michigan Liquor Control Commission (MLCC) for their efforts to crack down on illegal alcohol shipments into Michigan.

PLAINFIELD Twp. – The driver of a Ford F-150 sustained minor injuries when she collided with a tree in Plainfield Township, on Feb. 10.

LANSING – Officers from 90 police departments, sheriff’s offices and Michigan State Police (MSP) posts recently increased patrols across the state during the Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over crackdown from Dec. 11 to Jan. 1.

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WEST BRANCH – Michigan State Police (MSP) Narcotics team, Strike Team Investigative Narcotics Team (STING) has seized more meth in the month of January than the last three years combined. STING is a multijurisdictional task force covering Crawford, Roscommon, Iosco, Arenac, Ogemaw, and Oscod…