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Damaging Watercraft Accident in Charlevoix

Damaging Watercraft Accident in Charlevoix

The Charlevoix County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a watercraft accident that occurred on Round Lake in Charlevoix Friday morning. The operator, 26-year-old,Jonathan Yurewitch had a medical issue while maneuvering a 65 foot vessel. The vessel subsequently struck a dock and boat house near Ward Brothers Marina, causing damage to both the vessel and the property. […]

Police Impersonator Scam Call in Grand Traverse County

Police Impersonator Scam Call in Grand Traverse County

The Grand Traverse County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating reports of two incidents in which people have received phone calls notifying them that they have missed jury duty and as a result have fines and warrants for their arrest. In both cases, the caller has identified themselves as an officer of the Grand Traverse Sheriff’s […]

Communities Affected by Last Winter's Deep Freeze Fall Short of Federal Threshold

Communities Affected by Last Winter’s Deep Freeze Fall Short of Federal Threshold

Governor Rick Snyder announced plans last week of giving $6 million in assistance to nine Northern Michigan counties impacted by last winter’s extremely cold temperatures and deep frost levels. The Michigan State Police, Emergency Management and Homeland Security Division has been notified that the northern Michigan communities affected by the deep freeze did not meet […]

Antique Appraisal event to take place in September

Antique Appraisal event to take place in September

On September 5th, an antique appraisal event will take place at Long’s Antiques and Collectibles. That’s located on Mitchell Street in Cadillac. The event will begin at 11a.m. It will be performed by Mark F. Moran Appraisals. All members of the community are invited to bring their antique items to the event. This is sponsored […]

Small Scale Steamers

Michigan Small Scale Live Steamers

Paula Jasper and Photojournalist Wyatt VanDuinen spoke to the Michigan Small Scale Live Steamers club and learned about their prototype replicas of the Shay Locomotives, and what made their design so unique.

Circus Day to take place at Mason County District Library

Circus Day to take place at Mason County District Library

On August 5th, the Mason County District Library will be hosting a Circus Day. The day will begin at 1 and conclude at 4p.m. Games, prizes, pony rides, and a bounce house will be set up for children. Popcorn and balloons will also be handed out to visitors. This event is put on for children […]

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