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West Michigan CMH to receive additional $4 million for additional services.

September 21, 2018

West Michigan CMH to receive additional $4 million for additional services. KALAMAZOO — West Michigan Community Mental Health is getting an additional $4 million in funding over the next two years to provide comprehensive behavioral health and addiction treatment services. The announcement was made by Sen. Debbie Stabenow Thursday, according to The Associated Press.  The Ludington-based WMCMH is among four…

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Recent births, reported Sept. 21, 2018

September 21, 2018

Recent births, reported Sept. 21, 2018 #MasonCountyBirths Births took place at Spectrum Health Ludington Hospital, unless indicated otherwise.  CaseLynn Floy Newman, the daughter of Cassondra and Casey Newman of Ludington, was born Sept. 12, 2018. Everest Gabriel Rheaume, the son of Breanna LeBrun and Gabriel Rheaume of Ludington,…

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Recent arraignments include delivery/manufacturing of drugs charges.

September 21, 2018

79th District Court arraignments. #MasonCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. LUDINGTON – The following were arraigned recently in Mason County’s 79th District Court: Felonies – Ariss Akeem Williams, 23, of 1459 E. Elm St., Idlewild, was arrested by the Scottville Police Department (SPD) for felonies of…

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Cloudy, windy today, lower temps Saturday.

September 21, 2018

Cloudy, windy today, lower temps Saturday. Smith & Eddy Insurance Weather. Friday, Sept. 21, 2018 Overcast skies and windy. Thunderstorms possible. High 75; low 41 Precipitation: 20% Wind: WSW 22…

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Ludington Area School District continues to study facility needs, seeks public input.

September 20, 2018

Ludington Area School District continues to study facility needs, seeks public input. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. LUDINGTON — The six active school buildings that make up the Ludington Area School…

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Recent deaths, posted Sept. 20, 2018.

September 20, 2018

Recent deaths, posted Sept. 20, 2018. #MasonCountyDeaths The following recent deaths have been reported to MCP: Elsie “Ruth” Ratcliffe, 85, of Scottville, died on Wednesday, September 19, 2018. Gilbert C.…

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Obituary: Elise ‘Ruth’ Ratcliffe, 85, Scottville.

September 20, 2018

Obituary: Elise ‘Ruth’ Ratcliffe, 85, Scottville. Elsie “Ruth” Ratcliffe, 85, of Scottville, passed away at her home with her family by her side on  Wednesday, September 19, 2018. Ruth was…

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Woman arrested for breaking windows out of house.

September 20, 2018

Woman arrested for breaking windows out of house. #MasonCountyCrime RIVERTON TOWNSHIP – A 33-year-old Pentwater woman was arrested by Mason County sheriff’s deputies Wednesday, Sept. 19, at 5:30 p.m. for…

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Stage Left Theatre Co. donates to arts center.

September 20, 2018

Stage Left Theatre Co. donates to arts center. LUDINGTON — Representatives from the Stage Left Theatre Company present a donation in the amount of $1,356.90 to Kate Watkins, executive director…

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Thunderstorms expected today.

September 20, 2018

Thunderstorms expected today. Smith & Eddy Insurance Weather. Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018 Variable clouds with showers and scattered thunderstorms today and tonight. High 77, low 70 Precipitation: 100% Wind: SE…

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College exhibit features photographer’s work on Iraqi and Syrian refugees. 

September 20, 2018

College exhibit features photographer’s work on Iraqi and Syrian refugees.  VICTORY TOWNSHIP — As West Shore Community College continues its three-year Humankind Project, the Manierre Dawson Gallery is hosting the…

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79th District Court sentencings, posted Sept. 19, 2018. 

September 19, 2018

79th District Court sentencings, posted Sept. 19, 2018.  #MasonCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. LUDINGTON – The following were sentenced recently in Mason County’s 79th District Court: – Robert Allen Fay,…

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Chance of showers, thunderstorms today, Thursday.

September 19, 2018

Chance of showers, thunderstorms today, Thursday. Smith & Eddy Insurance Weather. Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018 Overcast with rain showers at times during the day. Variable clouds with scattered thunderstorms possible…

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Final 2018 Big Sable Bus Day is Saturday.

September 18, 2018

Final 2018 Big Sable Bus Day is Saturday. HAMLIN TOWNSHIP — The Sable Points Lighthouse Keepers Association is hosting its final bus day of the 2018 season out to the…

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The Second City to perform at WSCC Thursday, Friday.  

September 18, 2018

The Second City to perform at WSCC Thursday, Friday.   VICTORY TOWNSHIP — West Shore Community College’s Center Stage Theater will be filled with laughter as the iconic sketch and improvisational…

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