Grand Traverse County

A marijuana plant seized during a grow operation bust in Ecorse on Feb. 19, 2014. (credit: Michigan State Police)

Fire Up North Reveals Large Marijuana Growing Operation

Officers found several loaded guns, 15 pounds of processed marijuana, drug paraphernalia and more than $6,000 in cash inside the adjoining home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/15/2015

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‘Drunk Dialing’ 911 More Than 100 Times Finally Gets Man A Response: Arrest

Authorities say a northern Michigan man confessed he was drunk and bored when he called 911 more than 100 times in the span of about a month.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/07/2015

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Michigan’s 13th Circuit Court is State’s First Fully Electronic Court

Southfield-based ImageSoft Inc. says its systems have helped make the 13th District Court, which includes Grand Traverse, Antrim and Leelanau counties, the state’s first fully electronic court, with the expansion of its electronic case file management system.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/27/2013

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6 Michigan Dam Projects Get Share Of $2.3M

The state says six Michigan dam removal or repair projects are getting a share of more than $2.3 million in funding.


Police Cracking Down On Drunk Drivers Through April 8

Luck may belong to the Irish, but it won’t help Michigan motorists who don’t designate a sober driver over the next few weeks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/14/2013

Man Dies Trying To Retrieve Snowmobile From Lake

Authorities say a man has died after scuba diving in a northern Michigan lake while trying to retrieve a snowmobile that went through the ice.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/05/2013

Young Boy Dies In Accident At Fairgrounds

Authorities say a 6-year-old boy who was struck by a pickup truck while riding a bike at a fair in northern Michigan has died.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/09/2012

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Medical Pot Law No Defense For Michigan Drivers

The Michigan appeals court says the state’s medical marijuana law doesn’t shield people from prosecution if they are caught driving after using pot.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/18/2012

Before and after pictures of the Grand Traverse County Civic Center walking track. Photo: Cooper Lighting

LEDs Shine For Cost Savings At Grand Traverse County Civic Center Walking Track

Cooper Lighting of Peachtree City, Ga. said its LED lighting has been installed in 100 outdoor fixtures at the Grand Traverse County Civic Center, improving illumination on a mile-long outdoor jogging oval and reducing annual energy costs by up to $7,000.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/05/2012

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Authorities Say Michigan Woman Neglected Horses

Authorities said two malnourished horses had to be euthanized after authorities and a veterinarian inspected property in Grand Traverse County’s Fife Lake Township, and five others were taken away to receive care.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/12/2012