May 11, 2017 RSS feed / Courts

Man who hit father gets 84 days in jail

A 23-year-old Northport man was sentenced in 13th Circuit Court on Tuesday to 84 days in jail with credit for 84 days served for attempted domestic violence, third offense.  Julio A. Southbird, of 10635 N. More...

Texas fugitive had long rap sheet

The Leelanau County Sheriff’s Office on Monday arrested a fugitive wanted out of the Ellis County Sheriff’s Office in Texas during a traffic stop in Suttons Bay Village.  More...

Dispatch Blotter

Thursday, May 5  8 a.m. — Leland Township — Motor vehicle accident at Co. Rd. 641 and M-204.  9:35 p.m. — Kasson Township — Caller reports a grass fire. It was just a bonfire.  Friday, May 6  10:56 a.m. More...

86th District Court

Mary R. Burton, 64, 90 Green Road, Michigamme — Pleaded not guilty to bench warrant arraignment on failure to appear for arraignment; pleaded guilty to retail fraud, third degree; bond continued; sentencing set for May 16.  More...

Magistrate Court

Rachael E. Carlson, 33, 5724 E. Duck Lake Road, Lake Leelanau — Speeding 60 mph in 55 zone; reduced from 70 mph; $120 fines and costs.  David F. Little, 32, 1625 N. More...