Recent Updates

Warrant Out for High-Speed Chase Suspect

The Houghton County Sheriff’s Department is looking for a woman who missed a recent court appearance having to do with a high-speed chase. 22-year-old Amber Smith is charged with third-degree fleeing and eluding a police officer and unlawfully driving away a motor vehicle. She had a pretrial conference scheduled for …

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Weapons Charge for Flint Man

A Flint man could spend up to ten years in prison on a Houghton County weapons charge. 30-year-old Markeese Henderson has pleaded guilty to receiving or concealing stolen firearms. Prosecutors dropped two other charges under the terms of his plea agreement. He’ll be sentenced in Houghton County Circuit Court on …

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Changing Term Limits in Lansing

The Senate GOP leader and the Governor have a one on one meeting set for Tuesday and on Senator Randy Richardville’s to do list, is changing term limits. Currently senators can serve for eight years and it’s six years in the house. Richardville wants to give local voters a chance …

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