Bruins top Red Wings in Game 2

BOSTON — The Bruins struck back, leaving the Detroit Red Wings black and blue and all tied up. The Wings were run aground in Game 2, undone by gaffes, undermined by tempers and bad defense and an inept power play. The Wings left TD Garden Sunday tarnished by a 4-1 loss that left the first-round […]

Red Wings edge Boston in game one

BOSTON — Pavel Datsyuk showed off a little of the magic that gives opponents nightmares and makes teammates smile. Datsyuk pulled the puck unto his stick, eyed Boston’s net and fired between the legs of Milan Lucic to give the Detroit Red Wings a 1-0 victory Friday at TD Garden in Game one of the […]

Flight returns to Cherry Capital

TRAVERSE CITY — A Delta Airlines flight returned to Cherry Capital Airport minutes after takeoff because of a problem with the plane’s landing gear. Airport Director Kevin Klein said the two-engine jet plane departed Cherry Capital Airport at 8 a.m. destined for Detroit with 49 passengers and three crew members on board. Pilots turned the plane […]

Kalkaska fire destroys rentals

TRAVERSE CITY — Fire tore through an apartment building in the south end of the Village of Kalkaska. Kalkaska County Sheriff David Israel said he didn’t think anyone was seriously injured or killed in the Thursday afternoon blaze, but the entire building had yet to be checked. Fire department officials were still sweeping through the […]

Tigers fall short against Indians

DETROIT — The Detroit Tigers rallied late, but fell just short in a 3-2 loss to the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday at Comerica Park. Detroit’s Anibal Sanchez walked the first three hitters but allowed only one run in the first. He fell behind 3-1 on Yan Gomes’ two-run triple in the second — the Indians’ […]

Sketch leads to attempted robbery suspect

ELK RAPIDS — A forensic sketch of a suspect in an attempted pharmacy robbery in Elk Rapids helped village police nab a potential culprit. Vernon Joseph Robert, 27, of Elk Rapids, faces an unarmed robbery charge. He’s scheduled to appear Thursday for a preliminary examination in 86th District Court. Elk Rapids Police Chief Tom Emerson […]