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WSCC nursing students to host health promotion fair.

April 14, 2017
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WSCC nursing students to host health promotion fair.  MANISTEE TOWNSHIP — West Shore Community College’s graduating nursing students, in partnership with the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians, Northwest Michigan Health Services, Inc., and District Health Department #10, will hold the annual Community Health Promotion…

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PFLAG presents free screening of ‘Gender Revolution’ film.

April 10, 2017

PFLAG presents free screening of ‘Gender Revolution’ film.  MANISTEE — PFLAG Manistee (Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays) will present a free screening of the National Geographic film “Gender…

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Farm Bureau program will address change on the farm.

April 5, 2017
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Farm Bureau program will address change on the farm. Featuring speakers Kevin Eikenberry and Carlos Alvarado. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. AMBER TOWNSHIP (Mason County) — The agricultural industry has seen…

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Police continue search for driver who fled fatal crash.

March 31, 2017
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Police continue search for driver who fled fatal crash. #ManisteeNews MANISTEE TOWNSHIP — The Manistee County Sheriff’s Office continues the search for a driver who fled the scene of a…

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Man who died in crash identified.

March 30, 2017
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Police continue search for fleeing driver. #ManisteeNews MANISTEE TOWNSHIP– The 49-year-old Manistee man who died in a two-car crash Wednesday evening, March 29, on US 31 near Big Al’s Pizza…

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Police seek fleeing driver involved in fatal crash.

March 30, 2017
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Police seek fleeing driver involved in fatal crash. #ManisteeNews MANISTEE TOWNSHIP — The Manistee County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the driver of a tan- or gold-colored SUV with a loud…

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Man involved in police shooting dies.

March 29, 2017
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Man involved in police shooting dies.  #ManisteeNews MANISTEE — The man shot by a Manistee Police Department officer Tuesday evening has died as a result of his injuries. Police have…

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Manistee police officer shoots gun brandishing man.

March 28, 2017
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Manistee police officer shoots gun brandishing man. #ManisteeNews. MANISTEE — A Manistee man was shot by a Manistee Police Department officer this evening after the man allegedly refused to drop…

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No sign of injuries to woman found dead in Manistee Lake.

March 28, 2017

No sign of injuries to woman found dead in Manistee Lake. #ManisteeCountyNews #PoliceNews #ManisteeLakeDeath MANISTEE — The Manistee County Sheriff’s Office received “preliminary” autopsy results Tuesday, March 28, regarding the…

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Body found in Manistee Lake identified.

March 26, 2017

Body found in Manistee Lake identified.  #ManisteeCountyNews. MANISTEE — The Manistee County Sheriff’s Office has identified the woman who was found in Manistee Lake Saturday afternoon as Marcia Mackey, 40.…

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Manistee selects new police chief.

March 21, 2017
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Manistee selects new police chief. #ManisteeCountyNews By Allison Scarbrough. Editor. MANISTEE — Timothy Kozal will take over as the new Manistee director of public safety following the retirement of long-time…

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WSCC inducts mentor society members, cornerstone society.

March 10, 2017
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WSCC inducts mentor society members, cornerstone society.  By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. VICTORY TOWNSHIP – Nine individuals were inducted into the West Shore Community College Mentors Society Friday evening in celebration of the…

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Ohio man charged with involuntary homicide for death of Manistee man.

March 8, 2017

#ManisteeCountyNews #PoliceNews Ohio man charged with involuntary homicide for death of Manistee man. MANISTEE — A 30-year-old man who is described as an “Ohio native” has been arrested and charged…

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College to recognize individuals, businesses and foundations.

March 7, 2017

College to recognize individuals, businesses and foundations. VICTORY TOWNSHIP – The 50th anniversary of the founding of West Shore Community College will be celebrated at the college’s Founders Day Dinner to…

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VanderWall to hold local coffee hours.

February 28, 2017
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VanderWall to hold local coffee hours.  State Rep. Curt VanderWall (R-Ludington) will hold local coffee hours in early March. VanderWall represents the 101st House District, which includes Mason, Manistee, Benzie,…

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Media Group 31 launches West Michigan Menu Guide.

February 28, 2017
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Media Group 31 launches West Michigan Menu Guide. SCOTTVILLE — Media Group 31, LLC, the parent company of Mason County Press, Oceana County Press, and Manistee County Press, has launched…

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Recent death, posted Feb. 22, 2017.

February 22, 2017

#ManisteeCountyDeaths The following recent death has been reported: Jennifer Frances (Skura) Osmolski, 68, of Manistee, died on Monday, February 20, 2017 after a long fight with Alzheimer’s disease. See complete list…

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Recent deaths, posted Feb. 20, 2017.

February 20, 2017

#ManisteeCountyDeaths The following recent deaths have been reported: Wilma Margaret Mattison, 83, died on Monday, February 13, 2017 at her home in Brethren. John W. Witkowski, 74, of Manistee, died…

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