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Thunderstorms possible this evening.

June 24, 2019

Thunderstorms possible this evening. Smith & Eddy Insurance Weather. The National Weather Service is reporting that thunderstorms are moving through western Michigan this evening. At 8 p.m. thunderstorms were approaching the Lake Michigan shore between Grand Haven and Ludington. The storms were moving east at 40 mph. Thunderstorms are expected to continue until past 11 p.m. Tuesday, June 25, 2019…

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Woman arrested for allegedly invading home while drunk.

June 24, 2019

Woman arrested for allegedly invading home while drunk. #MasonCountyCrime GRANT TOWNSHIP – A 40-year-old Manistee woman was arrested Sunday, June 23, shortly after 7:30 a.m. for home invasion after breaking a window to a house in the 3700 block of Sass Road and going inside,…

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Teen seriously injured in rollover crash.

June 24, 2019

Teen seriously injured in rollover crash. CUSTER TOWNSHIP – A 16-year-old Ludington boy was seriously injured Friday, June 21, shortly before 12:30 p.m. when he lost control of the 2004 Chevy Malibu he was driving, which rolled over several times, ejecting him, according to Mason…

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Fire damages Danaher Street apartment house.

June 24, 2019

Fire damages Danaher Street apartment house. #LudingtonNews. LUDINGTON — Several tenants were displaced following an apartment house fire this morning at 108 E. Danaher St. Ludington Fire Department was dispatched…

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Man allegedly on meth and acid ends foot chase due to hallucination that ‘the woods was full of cops.’

June 24, 2019

Man allegedly on meth and acid ends foot chase due to hallucination that ‘the woods was full of cops.’ #MasonCountyCrime RIVERTON TOWNSHIP – A 28-year-old Ludington man who told Mason…

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Letter to the Editor: Ludington mayor supports governor’s initiatives.

June 24, 2019

Letter to the Editor: Ludington mayor supports governor’s initiatives. Letters to the editor are opinion editorials submitted by readers. Letters to the editor are a long tradition in American journalism.…

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Obituary: Michael McCrath, 63, Ludington

June 24, 2019

Obituary: Michael McCrath, 63, Ludington Michael Paul McCrath, 63, of Ludington, passed away on June 20, 2019.   Mike was born on January 4, 1956 in Beaufort, S.C., the son of…

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Thunderstorms possible later today.

June 24, 2019

Thunderstorms possible later today. Smith & Eddy Insurance Weather. Monday, June 24, 2019 Cloudy in the morning with scattered thunderstorms developing later in the day and into the evening. High…

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Obituaries: William Lokovich, 95, Ludington.

June 23, 2019

Obituaries: William Lokovich, 95, Ludington. William Edward Lokovich, 95, of Ludington passed away Friday, June 21, 2019. He was born April 1, 1924 in Ludington to Anthony and Margarete (Kissel)…

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Departments work in cooperation to nab hit-and-run driver.

June 23, 2019

Departments work in cooperation to nab hit-and-run driver. #MasonCountyCrime LUDINGTON – The hit-and-run driver who Michigan State Police troopers were searching for following a non-injury crash last Wednesday, June 19,…

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Six to compete for Miss Mason County.

June 22, 2019

Six to compete for Miss Mason County. SCOTTVILLE — Six young women will compete for the title of 2019 Miss Mason County during the scholarship pageant on Tuesday, July 9…

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Recent deaths, posted June 22, 2019.

June 22, 2019

Recent deaths, posted June 22, 2019. The following recent death has been reported to MCP: William Lokovich, 95, of Ludington died on Friday, June 21, 2019. A memorial service will…

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The Scoop: Jim Gallie, Ludington State Park

June 21, 2019

The Scoop: Jim Gallie, Ludington State Park HAMLIN TOWNSHIP — Today on MCP’s The Scoop, Kate Krieger-Watkins speaks to Jim Gallie, manager of the Ludington State Park, about the summer…

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Churches to hold Marquette cross faith day this Sunday.

June 21, 2019

Churches to hold Marquette cross faith day this Sunday. PERE MARQUETTE TOWNSHIP — The Pere Marquette Memorial Association has joined with several local churches to organize a Community Faith Day,…

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Local teachers learn to teach about drones. 

June 21, 2019

Local teachers learn to teach about drones.  Eleven educators representing schools across the West Central STEM Region participated in a professional learning series to incorporate drones into their classrooms.  Drones,…

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The Scoop: Ludington State Park

Legally Speaking: Consent to search

The Scoop: Sheriff Kim Cole