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Emergency personnel rescue boater from Lake Michigan. 

June 23, 2018

Emergency personnel rescue boater from Lake Michigan.  MANISTEE COUNTY — Emergency personnel from the U.S. Coast Guard and Manistee County Sheriff’s Office rescued a man who had fallen out of a boat Saturday morning, June 23, 2018. Crews were dispatched to a position approximately five miles…

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Obituary: Jay Cutter, 38, Manistee.

June 22, 2018
Obituary: Jay Cutter, 38, Manistee.

Obituary: Jay Cutter, 38, Manistee. Jay Phillip Cutter, 38, of Manistee, passed away on Sunday, June 17, 2018. Jay was born on April 19, 1980 in Grand Rapids, the son…

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New K-9 unit begins at sheriff’s office. 

June 21, 2018

New K-9 unit begins at sheriff’s office.  MANISTEE TOWNSHIP — The Manistee County Sheriff’s Office introduced its newest officer today, Beno, the K-9 unit. Beno is a purebred German shepard…

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Rep. VanderWall’s plan to address transportation issues on and off the road signed into law

June 21, 2018

Rep. VanderWall’s plan to address transportation issues on and off the road signed into law LANSING — Legislation introduced by state Rep. Curt VanderWall (R-Ludington) to define electric skateboards and…

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Drowning victim’s body recovered from lake.

June 18, 2018

Drowning victim’s body recovered from lake. #ManisteeCountyNews LUDINGTON — The body of Jay Phillip Cutter, 38, Manistee County, was recovered from Mason County’s Pere Marquette Lake Monday, June 18, at…

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Manistee County man presumably drowns in PM Lake.

June 18, 2018

Manistee County man presumably drowns in PM Lake. LUDINGTON — A 38-year-old Manistee County man presumably drowned in Pere Marquette Lake Sunday evening, June 17, and dive crews continue to…

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Clown Band awards over $7,000 in scholarships.

June 13, 2018

Clown Band awards over $7,000 in scholarships. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief.  SCOTTVILLE — The Scottville Clown Band has recently awarded $7,350 in scholarships to middle school and high school students…

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West Shore Bank opens Onekama office.

June 4, 2018

West Shore Bank opens Onekama office. ONEKAMA — West Shore Bank is holding a grand opening at its new office, located at 4945 Main Street, today, Monday, June 4, through…

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Nurses picket hospital.

June 1, 2018

Nurses picket hospital. MANISTEE TOWNSHIP — Nurses with the Michigan Nurses Association picketed outside Munson Healthcare Manistee Hospital Thursday, May 31, according to UpNorthLive.com/7&4 News. “We’re having some issues in…

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