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Batchelor found guilty of murder

May 21, 2015 ESCANABA — After five days of testimony from 26 witnesses and 144 trial exhibits being presented, a jury convicted Kallay Randal Batchelor of first degree premeditated murder in Delta County Circuit... more »»

Victim’s family reacts to verdict

May 21, 2015 ESCANABA — Heather Batchelor’s mother and father embraced outside the courtroom after the man who killed their daughter was found guilty of first-degree premeditated murder in Delta County Circuit... more »»

Suspects’ lawyers in triple murder case appear in court

May 21, 2015 MANISTIQUE — The lawyers representing three suspects charged in the deaths of three people in Schoolcraft County were in court Wednesday, working out the timeline of their clients’ court appearance. more »»

Seven more busted on drug charges in Esky

May 21, 2015 ESCANABA — Seven additional suspects have been arrested for the sale and distribution of illegal prescription narcotics since a drug bust in Escanaba March 25, according to the Upper Peninsula... more »»

Suspects arrested for prostitution ring

May 21, 2015 GOULD CITY — Three suspects have been arrested in connection to a prostitution ring in Gould City, located in Mackinac County. more »»

Drug abuse conference aims to raise awareness

May 21, 2015 HARRIS — About 250 social workers, prevention and treatment workers, home visitors, and members of the public were present at the Island Resort and Casino’s convention center Wednesday for the 2015... more »»

Jury had four verdict options prior to deliberating case

May 21, 2015 ESCANABA — The jury that convicted Kallay Randal Batchelor of first-degree murder for killing his wife last fall, had four verdict options to choose from prior to deliberating the case in Delta... more »»

U.P. prison worker accused of soliciting assault

May 21, 2015 SAULT STE. MARIE, Mic. more »»

Marijuana bust made in Kinross

May 21, 2015 KINROSS — Detectives from the Upper Peninsula Substance Enforcement Team (UPSET) seized 85 marijuana plants from a residence Tuesday in Kinross, located in Chippewa County. more »»

Jury deliberation expected to begin today

May 20, 2015 ESCANABA — Jury deliberation is expected to begin today in the trial of Kallay Randal Batchelor, accused of murdering his wife at her residence in Escanaba last fall. more »»

Seven arrested for selling, distributing illegal drugs

May 20, 2015 ESCANABA — Seven additional suspects have been arrested for the sale and distribution of illegal prescription narcotics since a drug bust in Escanaba March 25, according to the Upper Peninsula... more »»

Batchelor found guilty

May 20, 2015 ESCANABA — A jury has unanimously found Kallay Randal Batchelor, 37, of Escanaba, guilty of first-degree murder in the Sept. 3, 2014 death of his wife Heather Diane Batchelo. more »»

Soaring to new heights

May 20, 2015 ESCANABA — Children and their families enjoyed some big top fun Tuesday as the 53rd annual Ahmed Shrine Circus took place at the Hannahville Ice and Turf Complex (formerly Wells Sports Complex). more »»

Bergman outlines plans for county

May 20, 2015 ESCANABA — New Delta County Administrator Ryan Bergman outlined some of his plans for the near future during his first Delta County Board of Commissioners meeting Tuesday. more »»

Agencies continue work to eliminate phragmites

May 20, 2015 ESCANABA — The Upper Peninsula Resource Conservation and Development (UP RC&D) Council and the Delta and Menominee Conservation Districts will continue to eliminate local populations of the invasive... more »»

Defendant admits to slaying

May 19, 2015 ESCANABA — After denying several times during his police interrogation that he did not touch, hurt or kill his wife the day she was found stabbed to death, Kallay Batchelor, 37, admitted to killing... more »»

Forensics experts testify

May 19, 2015 ESCANABA — DNA analysis of blood found at the murder scene of Heather Batchelor was presented in court Monday, the fourth day of the murder trial of Kallay Batchelor, accused of killing his wife las... more »»

Gladstone schools face uncertain state funding

May 19, 2015 GLADSTONE — The Gladstone School Board reviewed its finances, prepared for financial uncertainty, and accepted the retirement of Principal Donna Flannery during its regular meeting Monday night. more »»

No cuts, reductions in Escanaba school budget

May 19, 2015 ESCANABA —The Escanaba School Board has approved a budget with no program and personnel reductions for the 2015-16 school year, but not without reservations by some board members. more »»



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