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Winter River Rafting

Northern Michigan’s Winter Beauty

Even in the winter, Northern Michigan’s beautiful rivers can still be enjoyed. Paula Jasper and Photojournalist Wyatt VanDuinen spoke to a river guide and found out about this amazing experience.

Grant-Awarded

Early Childhood Program Receives $30,000 Grant

A local children’s program has been awarded a large grant to continue their early childhood programs. Consumers Energy awarded $30,000 in grant funding to The Great Start Collaborative. The funding will support early childhood programs in the Wexford-Missaukee area. Of the total grant amount, $10,000 will go to the support of the Imagination Library and […]

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Boyne City Main Street Program Announces New Director

At a special meeting Friday morning, Boyne City’s Main Street program announced its a new executive director. The program decided to hire Lori Meeder with a unanimous vote at the meeting. Meeder comes to the position after a career in both private and public sectors. She’s currently employed by Northern Initiatives of Marquette as their […]

Traverse City Moving Forward with Proposed Pier Project

Traverse City Moving Forward with Proposed Pier Project

The City of Traverse City is moving forward with the design process for a proposed public pier project. A presentation by project team members is being held to show the results of the design workshops. That presentation will take place at the City Commission Meeting this Monday at 7pm at the Government center on Boardman […]

Unhappy Patient Arrested on Multiple Warrants

Unhappy Patient Arrested on Multiple Warrants

An unhappy patient at an Elmwood Township medical facility caused employees to call the police. The Leelanau County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to the facility for assistance Wednesday afternoon. When deputies arrived, they learned that the upset patient — a Traverse City man — had multiple warrants out of Grand Traverse County. 29 year old […]

Manton School Put on Lockdown Due to Upset Parent

Manton School Put on Lockdown Due to Upset Parent

The Manton School was placed under lockdown on Thursday due to an upset parent. On Wednesday, a parent was seen walking down the halls at the school, shouting obscenities and attempting to enter a classroom. A school administrator and school liaison officer were present at the time — and the parent was escorted out of […]

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