northern michigan

A male Kirtland's Warbler in Michigan. Photo by Jeol Trick of U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service via Wikimedia Commons

WSU Researcher Examines Effects Of Jack Pine Wildfire Remnants

Successful efforts to restore populations of an endangered bird species in northern lower Michigan have cleared the way for researchers to look at the effects of that restoration on the rest of the ecosystem.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/23/2012

A crossbow is pictured (istockphoto)

Police: Crossbow Death Was Suicide

Police say a man visiting Howell from Northern Michigan killed himself by firing an arrow into his chest.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/11/2012

Police Search For Link In Northern Michigan Robberies

Investigators believe the stick up is related to the robbery of banks in Manistee and in Lake County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/21/2011


Michigan Man Dies After Shooting Self During Deer Hunt

Police say the hunter, whose name hasn’t been released yet, was alone when his gun discharged as he tripped on brush Friday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/18/2011

cell phone tower

Verizon Wireless Completes $850k Antenna Upgrade

Verizon Wireless said Wednesday that it has completed its $850,000 upgrade of 450 antennas on all of its cell sites between the Saginaw Bay north to the Mackinaw Bridge and east of I-75 to Lake Huron.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/14/2011

(Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

WCHA Holdovers Support Adding Northern Michigan

The five teams left in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association following a major shake-up are moving to have Northern Michigan rejoin the league in two years.

97.1 The Ticket–07/16/2011


Fall Golf Tournament Invites Pro And Amateur Golfers

A northern Michigan resort is hosting a new golf tournament for professionals and talented amateurs this fall.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/11/2011

An aerial photo of the Traverse City area, showing West (left) and East (right) Grand Traverse Bay and the Old Mission Peninsula between them.

TC Travel Writer Finds The Cool Spots She Missed — Until Now

One Northern Michigan travel expert is on a mission to improve the state’s economy by visiting 10 places she’s never been before — in her own hometown.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/29/2011


Camp For Girls Rolling Up Tents For Good

A camp for girls on Lake Charlevoix is closing after 55 years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/05/2011

Amber Alert For Michigan Teen

Update on this story at this link. An Amber Alert has been issued for a northern Michigan girl. Taylor Manley, 15, was last seen by her father when he was leaving for work early Wednesday morning.