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Pot left on stove causes smoke damage.

May 26, 2017

Pot left on stove causes smoke damage.  By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. LUDINGTON — A cooking pot left on a stove in the house at 805 N. Rath Ave., caused some smoke damage to the home and a visit from the Ludington Fire Department Friday afternoon. Fire Chief Jerry Funk said there was no fire damage to the house and just…

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Man struck on head with pipe during assault in Amber.

May 26, 2017

Man struck on head with pipe during assault in Amber. #MasonCountyCrime AMBER TOWNSHIP — A male subject was airlifted to Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital by Aero Med after reportedly being struck in the head by a metal pipe by another person in the 100 block of…

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Assaulting police among recent arraignments.

May 26, 2017

Assaulting police among recent arraignments, posted May 26, 2017. By Alan Neushwander, Contributing writer. LUDINGTON — The following were recently arraigned in 79th District Court at the Mason County Courthouse: Felonies -Sean Russell Daugherty, 33, of 3624 W. Forest Hills Circle, Amber Township, was arrested…

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Free movies being shown in Scottville and Ludington this summer.

May 26, 2017

Free movies being shown in Scottville and Ludington this summer.  There will be many opportunities to see free movies in Mason County later this summer. Free movies are being shown…

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District Court sentencings and dismissals, reported May 26, 2017.

May 26, 2017

District Court sentencings and dismissals, reported May 26, 2017. #MasonCountyCrime. By Alan Neushwander, Contributing Writer. LUDINGTON — The following were recently sentenced in Mason County’s 79th District Court: -Griffin Dominic…

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Recent deaths, reported May 26, 2017.

May 26, 2017

#MasonCountyDeaths The following recent deaths have been reported to MCP: Jeffrey Brunk, 54, of Ludington, died on Thursday, May 25, 2017 at Spectrum Health Ludington Hospital. Arrangements by King Funeral Home, Ludington.…

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Ludington man charged with cocaine possession.

May 25, 2017

Ludington man charged with cocaine possession. #MasonCountyCrime LUDINGTON — A 37-year-old Ludington man was arrested on cocaine possession and probation violation charges following an investigation conducted by local probation officers…

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Ludington woman arrested on drug charges.

May 25, 2017

Ludington woman arrested on drug charges. #MasonCountyCrime LUDINGTON — Janis Kay Rider, 60, of Ludington was arraigned Thursday, May 25, in 79th District Court on charges of delivery of marijuana,…

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MSU Extension looking for summer exchange student host families.

May 25, 2017

MSU Extension looking for summer exchange student host families. By D’Ann Rohrer, Michigan State University Extension Service. Michigan State University Extension Japan Summer Inbound Exchange is recruiting Michigan families to…

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AmeriCorps VISTA changed my life for the better

May 25, 2017
AmeriCorps VISTA changed my life for the better

AmeriCorps VISTA changed my life for the better An essay by Shelby Soberalski “Should the government put into place programs that help people out of homelessness?” was the on-stage question…

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Fountain man, woman hurt in US 31 rollover crash.

May 25, 2017

Fountain man, woman hurt in US 31 rollover crash. #OceanaCountyNews #MasonCountyNews #Rothbury By Allison Scarbrough. Editor. GRANT TOWNSHIP  (Oceana County) — A 30-year-old Fountain woman and a 20-year-old Fountain man were…

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Scottville man hurt in car/deer crash.

May 25, 2017

Scottville man hurt in car/deer crash. #MasonCountyCrime RIVERTON TOWNSHIP — A 35-year-old Scottville man received minor injuries after he struck a deer with his vehicle and lost control of the…

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Bowling alley owner tells his side of shooting story.

May 24, 2017

Bowling alley owner tells his side of shooting story. #MasonCountyNews. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. AMBER TOWNSHIP — Donn Slimmen, owner of Spartan West Bowling Center, 2253 W. US 10-31, said…

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Memorial Day services schedule

May 24, 2017
Memorial Day services schedule

Mason County veterans’ organizations will hold ceremonies across the county Monday, May 29, 2017, in observation of Memorial Day, a federal holiday established to remember those who died while serving…

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WSCC to hold alumni homecoming June 30.

May 24, 2017

WSCC to hold alumni homecoming June 30. VICTORY TOWNSHIP — West Shore Community College’s 6,000-plus alumni will have a chance to celebrate the 50th anniversary of their alma mater at…

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Alleged shooter being evaluated; prosecutor reviewing case.

May 24, 2017

Alleged shooter being evaluated; prosecutor reviewing case. #MasonCountyNews. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief.  AMBER TOWNSHIP — The Mason County Sheriff’s Office has issued a press release with more details about the…

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Recent deaths, posted May 24, 2017.

May 24, 2017
Recent deaths, posted May 24, 2017.

#MasonCountyDeaths The following recent deaths have been reported to MCP: Donald Lou VanBrocklin, 76, of Scottville, died on Monday, May 22, 2017. Esther Louise Kubat, 67, of Ludington died on…

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Suspect in custody following bowling alley shooting. No one hurt.

May 23, 2017

Suspect in custody following bowling alley shooting.  #MasonCountyNews. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. A male suspect is in custody following a shooting at the Spartan West Bowling Center, 2253 W. US…

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