Emergency personnel stop suicide attempt on pier.

December 11, 2018

Emergency personnel stop suicide attempt on pier. MANISTEE — Emergency personnel were instrumental in stopping a potential suicide attempt last weekend. On Saturday, Dec. 8, Manistee police and fire personnel were called to the Fifth Avenue Pier for a report of a man who was…

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Cloudy today.

December 11, 2018

Cloudy today. Smith & Eddy Insurance Weather. Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018 Cloudy. High 31; low 25 Precipitation: 20% Wind: NW 6 mph day; ESE 4 mph evening. Humidity: 81% Sunrise: 8:09 a.m.; sunset: 5:07 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018 Partly cloudy skies in the morning.…

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State funds available to county for medical marijuana education and outreach.

December 10, 2018

State funds available to county for medical marijuana education and outreach. Manistee County is eligible to receive $7,852 from the state of Michigan to be applied to education and outreach programs relating to medical marijuana. In a memo to county administrators, Colleen Curtis, manager of the…

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Mostly sunny skies expected today.

December 10, 2018

Mostly sunny skies expected today. Smith & Eddy Insurance Weather. Monday, Dec. 10, 2018 Mostly sunny with high near 33. Partly cloudy in the evening. High 33; low 26 Precipitation: 10% day; 20% evening. Wind: SW 9 mph Humidity: 80% Sunrise: 8:08 a.m.; sunset: 5:06…

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Overcast skies expected today, high of 23.

December 7, 2018

Overcast skies expected today, high of 23. Smith & Eddy Insurance Weather. Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, Pearl Harbor Day Overcast. High 23; low 19 Precipitation: 10% Wind: W 7 mph. Humidity: 62% day; 73% evening Sunrise: 8:06 a.m.; sunset: 5:07 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018…

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Some snow showers possible early and late today. 

December 6, 2018

Some snow showers possible early and late today.  Smith & Eddy Insurance Weather. Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018 Cloudy with snow showers possible mainly during the morning and evening. High 29; low 20 Precipitation: 40% day; 20% evening. Wind: NW 11 mph day; NNW 8 mph…

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Snow possible today.

December 5, 2018

Snow possible today. Smith & Eddy Insurance Weather. Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018 Cloudy skies with a few flurries or snow showers possible. Late night snow showers possible. High 30; low 27 Precipitation: 20% day; 40% evening. Wind: WSW 9 mph Humidity: 73% Sunrise: 8:04 a.m.;…

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Tourism spending up 4% from 2016. 

December 4, 2018

Tourism spending up 4% from 2016.  MANISTEE — Tourism is not only a leading industry in Michigan, but in Manistee County as well – as vital to the regional economy as manufacturing and agricultural industries. In fact, visitors spent $148.88 million in Manistee County in…

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Autopsy confirms drowning in suspicious death case.

December 4, 2018

Autopsy confirms drowning in suspicious death case. #Manistee MANISTEE – An autopsy reveals that Stuart Donald Johnston, 82, whose body was found at the 9th Street boat launch Nov. 25, died of drowning, said Director of Public Safety Timothy Kozal. Investigators are asking if anyone…

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