SLAGLE Twp. – Authorities have confirmed that a body found in Slagle Township on Oct. 11 is that of Karl Adam Marker, 87, Kochville Township, who was reported missing more than three weeks prior.

LANSING – New data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) shows more people have died in traffic crashes so far this year compared  to the same period last year — even with fewer people driving for several months b…

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EAST TAWAS – Of the four different law enforcement agencies which serve areas throughout Iosco County, one department handled at least three separate all-terrain vehicle (ATV) crashes, in the span of a few days.

FOSTER Twp. – Troopers from the Michigan State Police (MSP) West Branch Post are investigating a collision in Ogemaw County, which occurred on Sept. 15, involving a truck and a pedestrian.

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PLAINFIELD Twp. – Brandon Earl Lavere, 38, South Branch, became trapped in the car he was driving, following the single-vehicle crash in Plainfield Township.

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OSCODA – Larry E. Bryant, 71, Oscoda, was reported to be missing on Sunday, Sept. 20. As of Monday afternoon, he had yet to be located.

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OSCODA – The Oscoda Township Police Department (OTPD) was dispatched on Sept. 17, just before 5 p.m., to a collision involving a moped and a pickup truck.

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HARRISVILLE –  On Aug. 31 troopers from the Michigan State Police (MSP) Alpena Post took numerous complaints of larcenies from motor vehicles in Alpena Township. 

LANSING – Acting on an anonymous tip, Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR)  conservation officers conducted a lengthy investigation which has led to the recent arrests of two Cheboygan County men for the poaching of a cow elk.

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OSCODA – Joseph Daniel Garten, 28, Oscoda, was taken to the hospital by ambulance, upon sustaining incapacitating injuries when he was struck by vehicle.

OSCODA – The Oscoda Township Fire Department (OTFD) has responded to a number of miscellaneous incidents in recent weeks, including a July 27 smoke scare at Rite Aid, located on US-23.

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FOSTER Twp. – On Saturday, at approximately 5:06 p.m., troopers from the Michigan State Police (MSP) West Branch Post were dispatched to Clear Lake, in Ogemaw County’s Foster Township, for a watercraft collision.