Houses passes Rep. VanderWall’s beer and wine carry-out bill.

May 30, 2018

Houses passes Rep. VanderWall’s beer and wine carry-out bill. LANSING — The Michigan House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved a plan Tuesday, May 29, introduced by 101st District Rep. Curt VanderWall (R-Ludington) that allows carry-out beer and wine (specially designated merchant) licenses to be issued in towns…

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WSCC offering youth computer camps. 

May 29, 2018

WSCC offering youth computer camps.  VICTORY TOWNSHIP — West Shore Community College is offering five weeks of Black Rocket Digital Kids summer camps to help youth take their computer skills to the next level. The first week-long camp will be offered the week of June 18.…

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Manistee woman to spend up to 25 years in prison for stabbing death of husband.

May 14, 2018

Manistee woman to spend up to 25 years in prison for stabbing death of husband. Portions of this story are used by permission from UpNorthLive.com/7&4 News. MANISTEE  — Jeneva Schaub, 46, was sentenced today, Monday, May 14, 2018, to 12 to 25 years in prison…

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Historic Sites Tours kicks off. 

May 9, 2018

Historic Sites Tours kicks off.  MANISTEE — The Manistee Historic Sites tour was officially launched Tuesday with a media event held at the Ramsdell Regional Center for the Arts. Spearheaded by the Manistee County Visitors Bureau with close collaboration from the Manistee County Historical Museum,…

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Benzie Co. drain commissioner seeking Democratic nomination for 101st House seat.

May 4, 2018

Benzie Co. drain commissioner seeking Democratic nomination for 101st House seat. BEULAH (Benzie County) — Benzie County Drain Commissioner Edward Hoogterp recently announced his candidacy to seek the Democratic nomination for the Michigan 101st House of Representatives district, which includes Mason, Manistee Benzie, and Leelanau…

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Weather service issues fire warning; burning ban in effect.

April 30, 2018

Weather service issues fire warning; burning ban in effect. GRAND RAPIDS — The National Weather Service has issued a “red flag” fire warning that includes Oceana, Mason, and Manistee counties, effective at 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, May 1. The area is currently…

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College to honor Manistee hospital president during commencement. 

April 30, 2018

College to honor Manistee hospital president during commencement.  VICTORY TOWNSHIP — Over 200 West Shore Community College students are eligible to receive degrees and certificates at the college’s 48th commencement ceremony to be held on Friday, May 4, at 7 p.m. in the college’s Recreation Center Arena.…

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Ludington resident challenging O’Malley for GOP House nomination.

April 30, 2018

Ludington resident challenging O’Malley for GOP House nomination. #Election2018 By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. LUDINGTON — Ludington resident Carolyn Cater has entered the race for the Republican nomination to represent the Michigan House of Representatives 101st district, which includes Mason, Manistee, Benzie, and Leelanau counties. She…

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WSCC honors society inducts 45 new members.

April 30, 2018

WSCC honors society inducts 45 new members. VICTORY TOWNSHIP — West Shore Community College’s Alpha Phi Phi Chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honors Society welcomed 45 new members during its annual induction ceremony last week, in the college’s Administrative & Conference Center. Twenty-five…

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