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LHS principal updates on remote learning. 

December 3, 2020

LHS principal updates on remote learning.  Oriole News is a presentation of Ludington Area School District in partnership with Mason County Press.  LUDINGTON — Ludington Area School District has been in complete remote learning since the beginning of November. Today, in a special video edition of Oriole News, Kate Krieger-Watkins speaks with Ludington High School Principal Dan Mesyar about how…

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Scottville man charged with 3 counts of rape.

December 3, 2020

Scottville man charged with 3 counts of rape. #MasonCountyCrime. SCOTTVILLE — A Scottville man has been arrested by Scottville Police Department and charged with three counts of rape. Tommy Bruce Lemire, 61, of 125 W. Broadway Ave., was arrested Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2020. He was…

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United Way kicks off 2020 fundraising campaign.

December 3, 2020

United Way kicks off 2020 fundraising campaign. LUDINGTON — United Way of Mason County has kicked off its 2020 fundraising campaign with a few changes due to COVID-19.  UWMC has added several online features to the campaign to make it more accessible for workplaces and…

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79th District Court sentencings and dismissals, posted Dec. 3, 2020.

December 3, 2020

79th District Court sentencings and dismissals, posted Dec. 3, 2020. By Alan Neushwander. Contributing Writer. The following were recently sentenced in Mason County’s 79th District Court: -Dylan Todd Sorensen, 25,…

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Police news, posted Dec. 3, 2020.

December 3, 2020

Police news, posted Dec. 3, 2020. The police news is a presentation of Lenz-Balder Insurance, offering Nationwide Insurance, 201 E. Court St., Ludington, 231-845-6279, www.lenzbalderins.com. The following is activity of…

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FiveCAP offering free Christmas trees on December 5 

December 3, 2020

FiveCAP offering free Christmas trees on December 5  SCOTTVILLE — Most holiday memories center around the iconic presence of a Christmas tree. Many families facing hard times this year won’t…

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WSCC lab students test positive for COVID-19.

December 3, 2020

WSCC lab students test positive for COVID-19. VICTORY TOWNSHIP – On Wednesday, December 2, West Shore Community College was notified of a positive COVID-19 case, in the college’s Technical Center,…

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Obituary: Beverly Collins, 86, of Ludington.

December 3, 2020

Obituary: Beverly Collins, 86, of Ludington. Beverly Collins, 86, of Ludington went home to be with his Heavenly Father on November 30, 2020. He was born in Norma, Tenn. on…

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Spectrum Health community update, Dec. 2, 2020.

December 2, 2020

Spectrum Health community update, Dec. 2, 2020. LUDINGTON — Spectrum Health Ludington Hospital provides a bi-weekly community update regarding activities and current information. Some content will be related to the…

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Ludington Fifth Ward councilor seat votes to be recounted.

December 2, 2020

Ludington Fifth Ward councilor seat votes to be recounted. LUDINGTON — The Mason County Canvass Board will meet Friday, Dec. 11 at 9 a.m. in the basement classroom of the…

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Time to take political signs down.

December 2, 2020

Time to take political signs down. The Mason County Republican and Democratic parties are jointly asking residents to remove their campaign signs from their property. Many municipalities have ordinances that…

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Obituary: Bruce Nelson, 94, of Ludington.

December 2, 2020

Obituary: Bruce Nelson, 94, of Ludington. Bruce A. Nelson, 94, of Ludington, died November 29, 2020. He was preceded in death by his wife, Helen; brothers John and Richard; and…

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Recent births, posted Dec. 2, 2020

December 2, 2020

Recent births, posted Dec. 2, 2020 The birth announcements are a presentation of Spectrum Health Ludington Hospital.  The following births have been reported: (Unless indicated otherwise, births took place at Spectrum…

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Sheriff’s report, posted Dec. 2, 2020.

December 2, 2020

Sheriff’s report, posted Dec. 2, 2020. #MasonCountyCrime The police news is a presentation of Lenz-Balder Insurance, offering Nationwide Insurance, 201 E. Court St., Ludington, 231-845-6279, www.lenzbalderins.com. The following is activity…

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Drive-through COVID testing site, flu clinic offered. 

December 2, 2020

Drive-through COVID testing site, flu clinic offered.  LUDINGTON — District Health Department #10 (DHD#10) is hosting a drive-through COVID-19 testing site and flu clinic on Sunday, December 6, from 10…

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