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Ludington Police warning of Possible Dangerous Heroin Mixture being used in the Area

Ludington Police warning of Possible Dangerous Heroin Mixture being used in the Area

LUDINGTON, MI – Personnel from the Ludington Police Department, Ludington Fire Department and Life E.M.S. responded to two separate heroin overdoses. The first was in the 500 block of N. Rowe St., 24 year old Ludington man at 2:15 pm. The second was in the 500 E. Danaher St., 44 year old Ludington man at 5:24 pm. […]

DNR investigating citizen reports of dead fish in Lake St. Clair

DNR investigating citizen reports of dead fish in Lake St. Clair

LANSING, MI – The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is investigating several fish mortalities – particularly of gizzard shad – that have been reported by citizens around Lake St. Clair. A number of samples have been collected to determine the cause. Some of the fish may have been affected by viral hemorrhagic septicemia virus (VHSv), […]

Bovine TB Identified in Alcona County Herd

Bovine TB Identified in Alcona County Herd

LANSING, MI – A small beef cattle herd in Alcona County was recently confirmed as bovine tuberculosis positive by the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development. The herd was identified through routine surveillance testing. An informational meeting for cattle producers in Alpena and Alcona counties is scheduled for: Tuesday, April 25, 2017, at 7 […]

7th Michigan Worker Death of 2017 is Reported

7th Michigan Worker Death of 2017 is Reported

CLINTON TOWNSHIP, MI – The 7th reported Michigan worker death of 2017 occurred on Tuesday, April 11th, 2017. Employers and employees are urged to use extreme care and safety diligence in all work activities. The information below shares preliminary details about the most recent fatality reported to the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration (MIOSHA) which […]

Public meeting announced to provide update on Wurtsmith AFB contamination in Oscoda

Public meeting announced to provide update on Wurtsmith AFB contamination in Oscoda

LANSING, MI – On Tuesday, April 25th, 2017, at the Oscoda Methodist Church at 120 West Dwight Avenue in Oscoda, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services will host an open house and public meeting to provide updates about perfluorinated compound contamination in groundwater and drinking water wells at and near the former Wurtsmith […]

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