A recall petition for one of two Pere Marquette Township officials was approved to move forward Friday morning.
Two hearings of the Mason County Election Commission were called for Friday, Jan. 20, to determine the clarity and facts behind two potential recall petitions, one each for Pere Marquette Township Supervisor Jerry Bleau and P.M. Township Treasurer Karie Bleau.
The Branch Township ballot request to fund a new township office and fire headquarters was approved by voters during Tuesday’s general election.
Curt VanderWall is heading to a new position in familiar surroundings after winning the race to represent the new 102nd State House District during Tuesday’s general election.
Voters in the 101st State House District elected Joseph Fox, a Republican from Fremont, to represent the district for the next two years.
Jon Bumstead will retain a seat in the Michigan State Senate after voters elected him from the new 32nd State Senate District Tuesday.
Pentwater Public School failed to pass both of its proposed bond packages during Tuesday’s general election, giving the school district its second and third failed bond attempts in the past year.
Voter turnout for the November midterm elections was 58.70%, according to the unofficial results from the Mason County Clerk’s Office.
According to unofficial results from the Mason County Clerk’s Office, as of 12:45 a.m. with 11 of 13 precincts reporting, Sarah Lowman and incumbent Stephanie Reed are in the lead for the two open positions on the Ludington Area Schools Board of Education.
The City of Ludington is soon to have a new mayor in Mark Barnett, former Ludington Police Chief.