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Free Soil woman, 19, dies in Hasenbank Road crash.

October 19, 2017

Free Soil woman, 19, dies in Hasenbank Road crash. #MasonCountyNews. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. FREE SOIL TOWNSHIP –Audrey Miller, 19, of Free Soil died this morning as a result of a single vehicle crash in the 4100 block of Hasenbank Road, according to Mason County Sheriff Kim Cole. At 9:03 a.m., deputies, EMS, and fire personnel were dispatched to the…

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Driver arrested after vehicle strikes tree.

October 19, 2017

Driver arrested after vehicle strikes tree. #MasonCountyNews. GRANT TOWNSHIP — The driver of a Ford Taurus X was arrested for operating a vehicle while intoxicated after the vehicle crashed into a tree on Freeman Road between US 31 and LaSalle Road Thursday afternoon. The crash…

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Sheriff’s office investigating fatal Free Soil Twp. crash.

October 19, 2017

Sheriff’s office investigating fatal Free Soil Twp. crash. #MasonCountyNews. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief.  FREE SOIL TOWNSHIP — The Mason County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a crash that occurred Thursday morning in the 4100 block of East Hasenbank Road. The crash resulted in the death of…

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Ludington man arrested for criminal sexual conduct against minor.

October 19, 2017

Ludington man arrested for criminal sexual conduct against minor. #MasonCountyCrime. LUDINGTON — Jesus Maria Chavez, 18, of 603 S. Washington Ave., was arrested Oct. 15 by troopers from the Michigan…

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Home invasion tops 79th District Court arraignments.

October 19, 2017

Home invasion tops 79th District Court arraignments. #MasonCountyCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough. Editor. LUDINGTON — The following were arraigned recently in 79th District Court: Felonies – Christopher Joseph Sekenske, 22, of…

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79th District Court sentencings, dismissals, posted Oct. 19, 2017.

October 19, 2017

79th District Court sentencings. #MasonCountyCourtNews By Allison Scarbrough. Editor. LUDINGTON — The following were sentenced recently in 79th District Court: – Roy James Alltop, 46, of 3745 132nd Ave., Hart,…

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Obituary: Thomas Paul, 59, Ludington.

October 19, 2017

Obituary: Thomas Paul, 59, Ludington. It is with great sadness that the family of Thomas A. Paul, of Ludington, announces his passing on Sunday, October 15, 2017, at the age…

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College board asking for public input on presidential search.

October 19, 2017

College board asking for public input on presidential search. VICTORY TOWNSHIP – The West Shore Community College Board of Trustees is asking the community to provide input by participating in an…

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Scottville Optimist Club seeks community input on future of building.

October 18, 2017

Scottville Optimist Club seeks community input on future of building. #ScottvilleNews. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. The Scottville Optimist Club is facing some tough choices about the future of its building.…

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Alleged drunken drag racers identified.

October 18, 2017

Alleged drunken drag racers identified. #MasonCountyNews LUDINGTON — The three suspects who were arrested following a drag race on South Lakeshore Drive in Summit Township Monday night, Oct. 16, that…

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Police busy with crashes.

October 18, 2017

Police busy with crashes. #MasonCountyCrime The following is police activity in Mason County Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017: – 6:20 a.m., (Mason County Sheriff’s Office), car/deer crash, no injuries, US 31…

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Late night car race results in crashes, arrests.

October 17, 2017

Late night car race results in crashes, arrests. #MasonCountyNews. SUMMIT TOWNSHIP — A late night race between two vehicles in southern Mason County has resulted in three people being arrested…

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Governor appoints Sheriff Cole to state marijuana advisory panel.

October 17, 2017

Governor appoints Sheriff Cole to state marijuana advisory panel. LANSING – Gov. Rick Snyder announced last week that Mason County Sheriff Kim Cole has been appointed to the Marihuana Advisory Panel…

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Seven vehicles damaged in tire-slashing spree.

October 17, 2017

Seven vehicles damaged in tire-slashing spree. #MasonCountyCrime LUDINGTON — The Ludington Police Department is investigating seven separate reports of tire slashing in the city that occurred within a 24-hour period…

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Police officer’s home extensively damaged by fire.

October 17, 2017

Police officer’s home extensively damaged by fire. #Pentwater By Allison Scarbrough. Editor. WEARE TOWNSHIP — A one-and-a-half story home at 9098 80th Avenue near Pentwater owned by Montague Police Officer…

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