Police now believe they have their man, the fugitive on the run since crashing a stolen car over the weekend Northeast of Muskegon county airport. Fruitport Township Police officials report a 16 year old Fruitport teenager has since then been given up by tipsters, taken into custody, lodged at the Muskegon Juvenile Detention Center AND now awaiting charges for Motor Vehicle Theft and Fleeing and Eluding Police.
As holiday chefs and their helpers finalize plans for Thursday's meal preparation the State Fire Marshal urges fire safety on Thanksgiving Day, which is the leading day for home cooking fires. In particular Kevin Sehlmeyer urges consumers who use portable deep fryers to cook turkeys should know the dangers and consider using the safer, oil-less electric or infrared models considered much safer methods of cooking Thanksgiving turkey.
While relatively mild temperatures are forecast for this Thanksgiving, local weather experts have issued a historical summary reminding holiday revelers of records set in seasons past. In yesterday's summary the National Weather service reported the warmest historical Thanksgiving high temperature recorded in Muskegon were 65 degrees set in 2008 and 2012.