College for Kids registration deadline extended

July 18, 2014

SCOTTVILLE – West Shore Community College will be hosting College for Kids 2014, July 28 – August 1, and the registration has been extended to July 22. The five-day College for Kids is a hands-on opportunity to explore higher education through arts, sciences, communications and recreation in…

Read more »

College for Kids allows kids to discover new talents, expand knowledge

July 8, 2014

SCOTTVILLE – West Shore Community College will be hosting College for Kids 2013, July 28 – August 1. The five-day College for Kids is a hands-on opportunity to explore higher education through arts, sciences, communications and recreation in a day-camp atmosphere on the college campus and…

Read more »

The kings have moved; bait fish scattered

July 6, 2014
The kings have moved; bait fish scattered

For the Love of Fishing. A blog by Sean McDonald. The bait fish have scattered in the Ludington area. The good number of kings we were catching in 70-120 foot of water have moved. It should be a few weeks before our larger kings begin…

Read more »

Happy birthday, America!

July 4, 2014
Happy birthday, America!

IN CONGRESS, July 4, 1776. The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America, When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers…

Read more »

Manistee woman among those injured in eastern Mason Co crash

July 3, 2014

SHERIDAN TWP. (Mason County) — Three young adults were injured following a roll-over single vehicle crash early this morning. Emergency crews were called to Sugar Grove Road west of Campbell Road near Round Lake at 2:40 a.m. The crash occurred when a 2006 Ford 500…

Read more »

Forest Festival under way

July 3, 2014

MANISTEE — The Manistee National Forest Festival kicked off Wednesday and continues through Sunday, July 6. Check out the schedule here. 

Read more »

Trumpeter entertains West Shore audience

June 20, 2014

VICTORY TWP. — Professional jazz trumpeter Walter White was the guest musician during the annual West Shore Community College Foundation Gala Friday night, which included entertainment by the WSCC Jazz Ensemble. White is a Detroit native who attended Interlochen Academy of Fine Arts. He his…

Read more »

Big Lake fishing remains strong, Hex Hatch Soon

June 19, 2014
Big Lake fishing remains strong, Hex Hatch Soon

For the Love of Fishing. A blog by Sean McDonald. Fishing on Lake Michigan remains outstanding and it appears we are going to keep the salmon we have in our area for awhile. We now have alewives (baitfish) and cold water- the perfect mix for…

Read more »

Quick response prevents significant fire damage at prison

June 17, 2014
Quick response prevents significant fire damage at prison

By Rob Alway. Editor-in-Chief.  MANISTEE TWP. — The quick response of three local fire departments along with a fire suppression system prevented significant fire damage at the Oaks Correctional Facility this afternoon. The fire occurred in the prison’s warehouse. Eric Smith, the warden’s administrative assistant,…

Read more »