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How Things Work: Ludington’s Fourth of July.

June 27, 2022

How Things Work: Ludington’s Fourth of July. A column by Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. Next Monday is my favorite holiday, Independence Day, the Fourth of July. In Ludington, the event that celebrates Independence Day is known as the Ludington Area Jaycees Freedom Festival. The Jaycees have been in charge of this event for at least the last five decades (give or…

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Ludington pair arrested in connection to deadly shooting in Muskegon.

June 27, 2022

Ludington pair arrested in connection to deadly shooting in Muskegon. MUSKEGON — Michigan State Police troopers and Muskegon County sheriff’s deputies arrested a 33-year-old Ludington man and 24-year-old Ludington woman in connection to a shooting early Monday morning, June 27, that left one man dead.…

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Trekking the NCT: Stony Lonesome Adirondacks

June 27, 2022

Trekking the NCT: Stony Lonesome Adirondacks By Joan Young, MCP Contributing Writer. On Dec. 1, 2021 Amber Township resident Joan Young began her journey to hike the entire North Country Trail continuously. She began her year-long trek at the Manistee National Forest’s Timber Creek Campground…

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Recent births, posted June 27, 2022

June 27, 2022

Recent births, posted June 27, 2022 Please consider helping to fund local news. Mason County Press and Oceana County Press are available for free thanks to the generous support of…

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Busy summer weekend for local police.

June 27, 2022

Busy summer weekend for local police. The police news is a presentation of Lenz-Balder Insurance, offering Auto Owners Insurance, 201 E. Court St., Ludington, 231-845-6279, www.lenzbalderins.com. The following is police…

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79th District Court arraignments, posted June 27, 2022. 

June 27, 2022

79th District Court arraignments, posted June 27, 2022.  LUDINGTON — The following were recently arraigned in Mason County’s 79th District Court.  Felonies – Christopher Bailey; birth year, 1973; illegally driving…

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Clown Band to perform Patriotic Concert Tuesday.

June 26, 2022

Clown Band to perform Patriotic Concert Tuesday. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief.  SCOTTVILLE — The Scottville Clown Band performs on its home stage, the Scottville Clown Band Shell, Tuesday, June 28,…

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Obituary: Michael Kiner, 83, of Branch.

June 26, 2022

Obituary: Michael Kiner, 83, of Branch. Michael L. Kiner, 83, of Branch, formerly of Holland, passed away on Friday, June 24, 2022.  Michael was born on July 22, 1938 in…

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Obituary: Constance Walker, 95, of Scottville. 

June 26, 2022

Obituary: Constance Walker, 95, of Scottville.  Constance B. Walker, 95, of Scottville, passed away at home on Thursday, June 23, 2022.  Constance was born on October 19, 1926 in Battle…

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Obituary: Janet Heath, 61, of Ludington.

June 25, 2022

Obituary: Janet Heath, 61, of Ludington. Janet Leigh Heath, 61, of Ludington, passed away Wednesday, June 22, 2022. She was born July 3, 1960 in Hart to Daniel and Marian…

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Cocaine, meth possession arrest tops police activity.

June 24, 2022

Cocaine, meth possession arrest tops police activity. The police news is a presentation of Lenz-Balder Insurance, offering Auto Owners Insurance, 201 E. Court St., Ludington, 231-845-6279, www.lenzbalderins.com. AMBER TOWNSHIP —…

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Obituary: William Kenschaft III, 66, of Scottville.

June 24, 2022

Obituary: William Kenschaft III, 66, of Scottville. William Gustav Kenschaft III, 66, of Scottville, formerly of Seattle, Washington, passed away on Wednesday, June 15, 2022. “Bronco Bill” was born on…

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How Things Work: The fire department. 

June 23, 2022

How Things Work: The fire department.  A column by Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. I’ve been contemplating writing a regular column for quite awhile, but I just didn’t really know exactly what…

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VIDEO: Mason County Sports Hall of Fame Class of ’22. 

June 23, 2022

VIDEO: Mason County Sports Hall of Fame Class of ’22.  Full Court Press is a sports and recreation webcast presented by Spectrum Health Ludington Hospital Orthopedics.  PERE MARQUETTE TOWNSHIP —…

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Recent deaths, service announcements, posted June 24, 2022.

June 23, 2022

Recent deaths, service announcements, posted June 24, 2022. Please consider helping to fund local news. Mason County Press and Oceana County Press are available for free thanks to the generous…

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