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Person of the Week – Ephraim Shay

This week’s Person Of The Week is a man who changed the way manufacturers moved goods. Ephraim Shay was an America merchant and railroad engineer known for designing the Shay locomotive. Ephraim Shay lived in many locations around Michigan running a sawmill and a general store and eventually designed the Shay Locomotive. Shay then moved […]

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Person of the Week – Carole Edstrum

This week’s Person Of The Week is a woman who is retiring after serving her community for years. Carole Edstrum is the former Leroy Village Clerk from when she started in 1969 Carole spent her years helping plan events and taking care of paperwork for Leroy. She is now retired and was honored at this […]

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Person of the Week – Kim Mosher

This week’s Person Of The Week is a woman who has served her community for over 25 years Kim Mosher is the administrative assistant at the Lake City Chamber of Commerce. Kim spends her days planning events and helping out the community and all year round planning for the Greatest 4th in the North event. […]

Person of the Week - Ken Bailey

Person of the Week – Ken Bailey

This week’s Person Of The Week is a man who’s job is to save lives. Ken Bailey is a North Flight EMS paramedic. Recently Ken was honored as the EMS Practitioner of the Year. Ken began his career as a first-responder in Kalkaska before furthering his education and going into a full time EMS role […]

PotW Jackie Soltman

Person of the Week – Jackie Soltman

This week’s Person Of The Week is a helping the public in our community. Jackie Soltman is a member of SNAG or Senior Networking Advocacy Group where she helps local seniors in our communities. Jackie is instrumental when setting up local Senior Home Parades and getting the word out there for them to be a […]

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Person of the Week – Chief Petty Officer John Tribfelner

This week’s Person Of The Week is a man who served the nation for 22 years. Chief Petty Officer John Tribfelner was, up until last week, the officer in charge at Coast Guard Station Charlevoix. Chief Tribfelner retired last week after 14 years of service in northern Michigan. In addition to Charlevoix, Chief Tribfelner served […]