South Woodlands Fire

South Woodlands Fire

In the warmth of a 55 degree Wednesday afternoon, flames scorched a significant portion of a grassy area in South Woodlands.  Known as Ford’s Field, it’s where neighbors gather for an event each summer.  According to Columbia Township Fire Chief...
Clark Lake Fish Kills

Clark Lake Fish Kills

As spring approaches and ice on the lake recedes, an unsightly and unpleasant phenomenon can occur.  Fish kills of smaller scale have happened at Clark Lake before, and they could happen again.  The Michigan DNR proffers two reasons.   “Fish...
Update: Injury Accident Hyde and Jefferson Roads

Update: Injury Accident Hyde and Jefferson Roads

As reported earlier today on this website, two vehicles collided at the Hyde and Jefferson Roads intersection.  Columbia Township Police Chief Jay Niles reports a 2021 Dodge Ram truck driven by 33-year old Nicholas C. Rowley of Jackson was stopped on east bound...
Injury Accident at Hyde and Jefferson

Injury Accident at Hyde and Jefferson

A collision at Hyde and Jefferson Roads this morning injured one person.  According to Columbia Township Police, the injury was non-life threatening and the individual was transported to Henry Ford Allegiance Hospital.  Details as they become...
Clark Lake Is Very Cold

Clark Lake Is Very Cold

Have you ever heard of Segal’s law?   “A man with a watch knows what time it is. A man with two watches is never sure.”  The same could be said about thermometers.  At one Eagle Point home this morning, the temperature was -11, -9...
One Lane on Jefferson Road

One Lane on Jefferson Road

If you have driven on Jefferson Road near Clark Lake over the last few days, it’s hard to miss the signs.  The Jackson County Department of Transportation explains there will be single lane closures on Jefferson between US127 and Hyde Roads beginning...