NMC Water

Students Get Hands On Experience With Water Studies

The NMC’s Water Studies class utilizes its greatest asset as a classroom, the harbor that they own and use. Paula Jasper and Photojournalist Wyatt VanDuinen spoke to the director and a graduate of the program and learned about some of the unique experiences students have.

Peace Ranch

A Place Where Horses Help Humans

The Peace Ranch in Traverse City takes a new approach to counseling and helping people recover. Paula Jasper and Photojournalist Wyatt VanDuinen spoke with the Executive Director of the ranch and learned how effective it is.

Score

Meet A Member Of The Score Chapter In Traverse City

Score is a volunteer group that helps out people and groups get on their feet running a business. Paula Jasper and Photojournalist Wyatt VanDuinen spoke to one of the 40 members and learned how Score has helped others.

Old Town Playhouse

Newcomers Club And The Old Town Playhouse

Established in 1948, the Newcomers Club has been working with the Old Town Playhouse, supporting them and helping create sets for plays. Paula Jasper and Photojournalist Wyatt VanDuinen spoke to the Co-President of the Newcomers and a member of both groups and learned about some of the benefits they offer each other.

redwings

Red Wings Visit Local Elementary School

Students at a local elementary school were thrilled to have some very special visitors on Wednesday. Some of the Detroit Red Wings visited Franklin Elementary in Cadillac as part of a community tour through Michigan. The team spent about 20 minutes answering questions from students before announcing a donation to the school — some hockey […]

Dept. of Agriculture Confirms 5 Cases of EEE in Horses

Dept. of Agriculture Confirms 5 Cases of EEE in Horses

The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development has confirmed five cases of Eastern Equine Encephalitis in horses. The disease — also known as EEE was detected in horses in Oakland, Lenawee, and Ingham Counties. EEE is a viral disease transmitted by mosquitoes. The virus mainly causes disease in horses but can also cause serious illness […]

Three Enterovirus Cases Confirmed in MI

Three Enterovirus Cases Confirmed in MI

Three cases of Enterovirus D68 have now been confirmed in Michigan. The Michigan Department of Community Health received test results showing that three specimens submitted tested positive for the virus. Michigan has seen an increase in severe respiratory illness in children across the state, and the department is working with the CDC, local health departments […]

Meth Dump Site Found Near Buckley

Meth Dump Site Found Near Buckley

Another Meth lab dump site was discovered in Wexford County over the weekend. The dump site was located by a logger near the Buckley area. State Troopers requested the assistance of the 7th District Meth Response Team to help identify and dispose of the items. As the fall hunting season begins, law enforcement agencies are […]

Propane Pricing Victims To Receive Compensation

Propane Pricing Victims To Receive Compensation

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette this week announced new developments in his ongoing investigation into propane pricing issues during last year’s winter season. The Attorney General received hundreds of consumer complaints related to propane prices last winter. Under an assurance agreement secured with Ferrellgas, more than 600 propane customers will receive a share of relief […]

Fall Color Train Used Book Sale

Fall Color Train Used Book Sale

The Friends of the Library are having a Fall Color Train Used Book Sale on October 18th beginning at 9AM and running until 4PM. The event will take place at the Cadillac Wexford Public Library Community Room. Children of all ages are encouraged to attend this event.

Recovery Plus Program - Oct. 18

Recovery Plus Program – Oct. 18

The 26th annual Recovery Plus Program, for women who have had or are currently living with breast cancer, has been set for October 18th from 8:30AM to 2PM at the Grand Traverse Resort and Spa in Acme. Participants will enjoy a continental breakfast, a special pampering session, and presentations by plastic surgeon Christopher C. Jeffries, […]

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