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Crime

Canadian man charged in deaths of 3 more Indigenous women

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Police alleged Thursday that a Canadian man previously charged with murdering an Indigenous woman also killed three other women — two also confirmed to be Indigenous and one believed to be. Jeremy Skibicki was charged May 18 and kept in custody after the partial ...

Oathkeepers trial verdict bolsters justice dept. probe

By ALANNA DURKIN RICHER, LINDSAY WHITEHURST MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press WASHINGTON — The seditious conspiracy convictions of Oath Keepers founder Stewart Rhodes and another leader in the far-right extremist group show that jurors are willing to hold accountable not just the ...

Driver arrested in Ely Township crash

ISHPEMING — A crash in Ely Township on Tuesday resulted in the arrest of one person. The Marquette County Sheriff’s office said the crash occurred on U.S. 41 near County Road CKM at approximately 7:47 p.m. A vehicle traveling southbound on County Road CKM entered U.S. 41 in the path ...

Colorado shooting victim ‘wanted to save the family I found’

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A member of the U.S. Navy who was injured while helping prevent further harm during a shooting at a gay nightclub in Colorado last weekend said Sunday that he “simply wanted to save the family that I found.” Petty Officer 2nd Class Thomas James made his ...

Anti-abortion canvasser shooting to go to trial

ODESSA TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A western Michigan man has been ordered to stand trial in the shooting of an 84-year-old woman who was canvassing door to door against a proposed constitutional amendment that would guarantee the right to abortion in the state. A judge issued the ruling ...

Jarvi bound over on intent to murder

IRON MOUNTAIN — A Bark River man will appear Oct. 17 in Dickinson County Circuit Court on a charge of assault with intent to murder in connection with an Aug. 3 assault on a woman in Breitung Township. Lloyd Martin Jarvi was arrested in Wisconsin on Aug. 5 and was transported back to ...