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Hansen and Hoague roads to undergo construction projects.

July 16, 2018

Hansen and Hoague roads to undergo construction projects. SCOTTVILLE — The Mason County Road Commission announced today that two roads, Hansen Road in Amber Township, and Hoague Road in Grant Township, will undergo construction over the next several weeks. Hansen Road near Dennis Road will be pulverized resulting in an aggregate roadway starting Tuesday, July 17. The work will be…

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Man arrested for drunk driving following crash. 

July 16, 2018

Man arrested for drunk driving following crash.  HAMLIN TOWNSHIP — A 19-year-old Scottville man was arrested for drunk driving early Saturday morning after he crashed his vehicle and then drove away from the scene. Deputies were called to Lincoln Road, north of Ehler Road, about…

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Ludington school board expected to hire two new teachers Monday.

July 13, 2018

Ludington school board expected to hire two new teachers Monday. LUDINGTON — The Ludington Area School District’s Board of Education is expected to hire two new teachers when it meets in regular session on Monday, July 16 at 6 p.m. Superintendent Jason Kennedy is recommending…

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Motorcycle stolen from Branch Twp. home.

July 13, 2018

Motorcycle stolen from Branch Twp. home. BRANCH TOWNSHIP — The Mason County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the theft of a motorcycle from a residence in the 300 block of Gibson…

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Obituary: Ann Roberts, 68, Ludington.

July 13, 2018

Obituary: Ann Roberts, 68, Ludington. Ann Elizabeth Wilson Roberts of Ludington and formerly of West Bloomfield died of esophageal cancer on July 5, 2018. She succumbed to cancer after valiantly…

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Chloe Kimes announces release of EP.

July 12, 2018

Chloe Kimes announces release of EP. To perform at arts center next week. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. Song writing is a sort of therapy for Scottville native Chloe Kimes, kind…

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Recent births, reported July 12, 2018.

July 12, 2018

Recent births, reported July 12, 2018. #MasonCountyBirths Births took place at Spectrum Health Ludington Hospital, unless indicated otherwise.  Gemma Lynn Rodriguez, the daughter of Heather Swanson and Damian Rodriguez of Ludington, was…

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Police busy with crashes.

July 12, 2018

Police busy with crashes. #MasonCountyCrime Monday, July 9, 2018: – 2:30 p.m., (Michigan State Police), car/deer crash, Chauvez Road near Morton Road, Riverton Township. Tuesday, July 10, 2018: – 4:06…

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Family of moped crash victim asking for financial help.

July 11, 2018

Family of moped crash victim asking for financial help. SCOTTVILLE — The family of a Scottville man who was critically injured in a moped crash last week is asking for…

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Fair looking for backpack give-away sponsors.

July 11, 2018

Fair looking for backpack give-away sponsors. #WesternMichiganFair PERE MARQUETTE TOWNSHIP — The Western Michigan Fair Association is looking for sponsors to help with its annual backpack giveaway, which takes place…

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County emergency management coordinator receives award from University of Georgia.

July 11, 2018

County emergency management coordinator receives award from University of Georgia. LUDINGTON — Mason County Emergency Management Coordinator Liz Reimink was presented with the University of Georgia’s College of Public Health’s…

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22 racers participated in Spartan River Run.

July 11, 2018

22 racers participated in Spartan River Run. SCOTTVILLE — The inaugural Spartan River Run held last Saturday, July 7, included 22 racers and 19 vessels. The event, sponsored by the…

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79th District Court arraignments, posted July 11, 2018.

July 11, 2018

79th District Court arraignments, posted July 11, 2018. #MasonCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. LUDINGTON — The following were arraigned recently in 79th District Court: Misdemeanors – Benjamin W. Hasbrouck, 25,…

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79th District Court sentencings, posted July 11, 2018.

July 11, 2018

79th District Court sentencings, posted July 11, 2018. #MasonCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. LUDINGTON — The following were sentenced recently in Mason County’s 79th District Court: – Bryce Johnathan Faulkner,…

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Recent deaths, posted July 11, 2018

July 11, 2018

Recent deaths, posted July 11, 2018 #MasonCountyDeaths The following recent death has been reported to MCP: John Henry Mishler, 43, formerly of Branch, died on Sunday, July 8,2018. There will…

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