Most, if not all, cases of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated or operating under the influence in Mason County won’t be affected by an investigation by the Michigan State Police into its breathalyzer supplier, Intoximeters.
The Summit Prayer Gathering, an event for “all Christian believers,” will be held from 6 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 22, at the Ludington Area Center for the Arts (LACA).
MANISTEE — A former Manistee funeral home director will be sentenced in March after pleading guilty Monday to four counts of funeral contracts conversion in 19th Circuit Court in Manistee.
Editor’s Note: This is part one of a two-part series on the Manistee Fire Department building.
In a move to improve its supply chain efficiencies, workflow management and packaging capabilities, FloraCraft is adding a 27,000-square-foot shipping and distribution center to its 138,000-square-foot south manufacturing facility, which will also receive a renovation. The new space will fea…
Back at the request of students, the donkey basketball fundraiser will return to Mason County Eastern Schools this year starting at 6 p.m. Saturday at the high school gymnasium in Custer.
The annual Ludington Regional Fishery Workshop, hosted by Michigan Sea Grant, will be from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 1, at West Shore Community College, 3000 N. Stiles Road in Victory Township.
TRAVERSE CITY — A year-long effort by U.S. tart cherry growers and processors to slow the flow of underpriced dried cherries from Turkey was shot down Tuesday.
The City of Ludington has been recognized for maintaining optimal levels of fluoride in its water system during 2018 by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
The Lakeshore Food Club is gearing up to host the first of what it hopes will be many events to raise awareness about the importance of food access, and the event is shaping up to be a community-wide collaboration between area partners.
Ken Fewerda, president of the West Michigan Fair Association, gave an annual report to the Mason County Board of Commissioners Tuesday morning at its regular meeting at the courthouse, saying the fair was in good shape.
Nearly $650,000 has been raised toward a $1 million fundraising goal for Munson Healthcare Manistee Hospital’s emergency department renovations.
The world was brighter because of her smile. Patricia Jeanne (Baker) Furst died peacefully at her Ludington home on Jan. 10, 2020, comforted by her family and the warmth of a crackling fire.
PERE MARQUETTE TWP. — After the scheduled public hearing on Tuesday, Jan. 14, the Pere Marquette township board voted to approve the proposed 2020-2024 parks, recreation and open space plan.
“This is what we have wanted for years,” said Kathy Shoup, a nurse with 45 years of experience in the birthing center at Spectrum Health Ludington Hospital. “Patients have their own privacy, their own showers, they do not have to walk down to the public showers any longer. There is a lot of …
A Fountain woman who furnished the drugs to her friend, Katie Fulton, that were responsible for her death, was sentenced to time with the Michigan Department of Corrections Tuesday in 51st Circuit Court.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran's supreme leader says his nation is living through “days of God.”
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s Vladimir Putin and China's Xi Jinping have established themselves as the world’s most powerful authoritarian leaders in decades. Now it looks like they want to hang on to those roles indefinitely.
WITTENBERG, Germany (AP) — High on the wall of a German church where Martin Luther once preached, an ugly remnant of centuries of anti-Semitism is now at the center of a court battle.