Charge Against Sarah Knysz in Manistee Co. Dropped

The one charge against Sarah Knsyz in Manistee County has been dropped. The 21-year-old was being charged with unlawfully driving away a motor vehicle in the Trooper Butterfield case... but it was dropped on Monday. Knysz and her husband, Eric, were arrested in Manistee County after shooting and killing State Trooper Paul Butterfield on September 9th. In Mason County, Knysz was sentenced two to five years in prison for accessory to murder. 

Manistee Airport Adding More Flights

Manistee Airport is considering adding more weekday flights. According to 9&10 News, Manistee's Blacker Airport wants to add more flights to Chicago's Midway Airport to better serve passengers. Airport Director, Barry Lind, says this comes after people constantly asking for more flight availability. They hope to have this accomplished by early March.

Mason County Man Dies After Being Shot by Police Trooper

An Amber Township man is dead after being shot by a Michigan State Police trooper. According to a news release from the Michigan State police, the incident occurred around 11pm last night, when troopers were dispatched to a home on Dennis Road near Hansen Road, for a possible 9-1-1 hang up call. The trooper was confronted by a 68-year-old man with a weapon. The trooper fired one shot striking the suspect. He was transported to Spectrum Health Ludington Hospital where he died shortly after. A full and complete investigation is currently underway.  

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