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Recent births, reported Nov. 17, 2017.

November 17, 2017

Recent births, reported Nov. 17, 2017. #MasonCountyBirths Births took place at Spectrum Health Ludington Hospital, unless indicated otherwise.  Piper Evelyn Riggs, the daughter of Mary and Matthew Riggs of Irons, was born November 16, 2017. Emilee Michelle Herevia, the daughter of Erica Diaz and Victoriano Herevia of Hart, was born November 16, 2017. Shelby Gem Factory, 1330 Industrial Drive, Shelby; 231-861-2165; www.shelbygemfactory.com; has sponsored this post.…

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Shop with a Cop benefit auction is Wednesday.

November 17, 2017

Shop with a Cop benefit auction is Wednesday. #ShopWithACop. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. LUDINGTON — The third annual Shop with a Cop Pie Auction will take place Wednesday, Nov. 22, from 8 a.m. to noon. The auction will be held live on Facebook and also…

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2 days after heroin dealing sentencing, woman overdoses, arrested.

November 17, 2017

2 days after heroin dealing sentencing, woman overdoses, arrested. HAMLIN TOWNSHIP — A 31-year-old Hamlin Township woman who was sentenced to jail earlier this week for selling heroin overdosed on Thursday evening at her home. Deputies from the Mason County Sheriff’s Office, along with medical…

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Ludington man arraigned for Kalamazoo bicyclist’s death. 

November 17, 2017

Ludington man arraigned for Kalamazoo bicyclist’s death.  KALAMAZOO — Joshua Christian Najacht, 22, of Ludington was arraigned Thursday, Nov. 16, for the death of a Kalamazoo Township bicyclist. Najacht appeared…

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State assists House of Flavors with expansion, 30 jobs to be created. 

November 16, 2017

State assists House of Flavors with expansion, 30 jobs to be created.  LUDINGTON — House of Flavors manufacturing is expanding in Ludington with support from the Michigan Strategic Fund, the…

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Mason County needs to get tougher on drug dealers.

November 16, 2017

Mason County needs to get tougher on drug dealers. Editorial by Rob Alway, editor-in-chief. It’s time Mason County’s court system sends a message to drug dealers that their crimes will…

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House approves Rep. VanderWall bill updating ice shanty rules.

November 16, 2017

House approves Rep. VanderWall bill updating ice shanty rules. #MichiganLegislature. LANSING — State Rep. Curt VanderWall’s (R-Ludington) bill offering more flexibility in the rules regulating ice shanties placed on Michigan…

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Trespassers reportedly living in a tent.

November 16, 2017

Trespassers reportedly living in a tent. #MasonCountyCrime PERE MARQUETTE TOWNSHIP — The Mason County Sheriff’s Office received a trespassing complaint of people living in a tent on private property Tuesday,…

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County school safety team to conduct drill with Covenant Christian School Friday. 

November 16, 2017

County school safety team to conduct drill with Covenant Christian School Friday.  AMBER TOWNSHIP — The Mason County School Safety Planning Team, along with Mason County Emergency Management, will hold…

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Recent deaths, posted Nov 15, 2017.

November 15, 2017

Recent deaths, posted Nov 15, 2017. #MasonCountyDeaths The following recent deaths have been reported to MCP: Gary Ventrice Jr., 36, of Fountain died Sunday, November 12, 2017.  Arrangements are pending…

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Amber Alert issued from Muskegon County: 3 children missing. 

November 15, 2017

Amber Alert issued from Muskegon County: 3 children missing.  UPDATE: Alert cancelled. The children have been found. #AmberAlert. MUSKEGON — Police have issued an amber alert for three children missing…

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Custer Twp. man covered in blood faces felony for resisting police. 

November 15, 2017

Man covered in blood faces felony for resisting police.  #MasonCountyCrime. LUDINGTON — Roy Daniel Purple, 62, 463 E. US 10, Custer Township, was arraigned Tuesday in 79th District Court on…

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Group seeks to start promise zone, free tuition for county high school graduates.

November 15, 2017

Group seeks to start promise zone, free tuition for county high school graduates. LUDINGTON — The public is invited to the Ludington Area Center for the Arts, 107 S. Harrison…

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Community Foundation Youth Advisory Council awards nearly $3,000 in grants. 

November 15, 2017

Community Foundation Youth Advisory Council awards nearly $3,000 in grants.  LUDINGTON — The Youth Advisory Council (YAC) of the Community Foundation for Mason County recently awarded $2,939 in grant support…

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Ludington man pleads guilty to stalking.

November 15, 2017

Ludington man pleads guilty to stalking. #MasonCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough. Editor. LUDINGTON — A 40-year-old Ludington man pleaded guilty on Tuesday, Nov. 14, in 51st Circuit court to aggravated stalking…

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