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Community Cats of Benzie County Cares for Feral Cat Population

Feral cats are a growing problem in Benzie County — and now, a new non-profit is working to manage the population. Community Cats of Benzie County doesn’t know the exact number, but estimates there are a few hundred in the area. 51 more words


Bird's Eye View: Thousands Watching Live Eagle Cam For Egg To Hatch

BEULAH, Mich. (WWJ) – A live eagle cam that shows a pair of nesting bald eagles at the Platte River State Fish Hatchery in northern Michigan is taking the state by storm. 196 more words


Skier Crashes, Dies At Crystal Mountain In Northern Michigan

THOMPSONVILLE, Mich. (WWJ/AP) – A 58-year-old man has died while skiing at Crystal Mountain in northern Michigan.

Crystal Mountain, a resort in Benzie County, says the Traverse City man was racing Friday afternoon when he lost control and slammed into a tower that makes snow. 210 more words


A Bit of Fall Color

We made it back to the north woods this weekend.  I spent yesterday morning in search of fall color.  Although there is some very nice color, it isn’t widespread, just a few trees here and there.   108 more words

Fall Color

Community Projects Win State Aid

LANSING — The Michigan Economic Development Corp. announced Michigan Strategic Fund approval of five community development projects that will generate nearly $14 million in total investment and create 121 jobs around the state. 520 more words