Michigan elk hunters harvested 78 elk during the 2014 elk hunting season. A news release from the Michigan Department of Natural Resources said the hunt helped with elk management on public and private land. Wildlife biologist Jennifer Kleitch said the harvest helps the DNR to track the health of the elk herd and other wildlife information. It also helps control the population.
Three people were injured Friday morning when a driver failed to stop for a stop sign and hit another vehicle. A news release from Elkhart County 911 said the accident happened at the intersection of County Road 7 and County Road 38.
Four Elkhart residents face preliminary charges after an investigation into an early morning robbery at World Wide Jewelry and Pawn. A news release from the Elkhart Police Department said officers were dispatched to an alarm at World Wide Jewelry and Pawn on West Lexington Avenue.