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Quarterline Road in Grant Township closed due to wash out.

July 20, 2019

Quarterline Road in Grant Township closed due to wash out. GRANT TOWNSHIP — The Mason County Road Commission is reporting that Quarterline Road between Townline and Freeman roads is washed out and is closed as of today, July 20,2019. Barricades will be placed at Townline Road and West Forest Trail. Eric Nelson, county highway engineer, said road commission personnel are…

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Severe thunderstorm warning issued.

July 19, 2019

Severe thunderstorm warning issued. Mason and Manistee counties are under a severe thunderstorm warning until 12:45 a.m. At 11:47 p.m., severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 9 miles west of Orchard Beach State Park in Manistee County to 19 miles west of…

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Fire department, Coast Guard personnel rescue woman, dogs stranded on shoreline.

July 19, 2019

Fire department, Coast Guard personnel rescue woman, dogs stranded on shoreline. #MasonCountyNews. Watch video here.  PERE MARQUETTE TOWNSHIP — A woman and her dogs were rescued Friday morning after she had been stranded on Lake Michigan’s shoreline at the bottom of a bluff. The rescue…

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Severe thunderstorms possible after midnight.

July 19, 2019

Severe thunderstorms possible after midnight. Smith & Eddy Insurance Weather. Up North Live/7&4 News meteorologist Joe Charlevoix is predicting a line of severe thunderstorms with a history of wind damage…

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51st Circuit Court sentencings, posted July 19, 2019. 

July 19, 2019

51st Circuit Court sentencings, posted July 19, 2019.  LUDINGTON — The following were recently sentenced in Mason County’s 51st Circuit Court: -Christine Marie Trombley, 47, of 706 N. Delia St.,…

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79th District Court sentencings and dismissals, posted July 19, 2019. 

July 19, 2019

79th District Court sentencings and dismissals, posted July 19, 2019.  #MasonCountyCourts LUDINGTON — The following were recently sentenced in Mason County’s 79th District Court: -Anthony Werner Priese, 38, of 404…

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The Scoop: Shagway Arts Barn

July 19, 2019

The Scoop: Shagway Arts Barn HAMLIN TOWNSHIP — Today on MCP’s The Scoop, Kate Krieger-Watkins speaks with Nancy Miller, owner of Shagway Arts Barn, LLC about some of the great…

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Funeral notice: Albrianna Jane Huck, 14, Ludington.

July 19, 2019

Albrianna Jane Huck, 14, of Ludington, died on Thursday, July 18, 2019. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 1 p.m. at Oak Grove Funeral…

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Ludington teen drowns in Lake Michigan.

July 19, 2019

Ludington teen drowns in Lake Michigan. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief #MasonCountyNews. LUDINGTON — Albrianna Huck, 14, of Ludington died Thursday evening as a result of drowning in Lake Michigan. Emergency…

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DWLS, domestic assault top police activity.

July 19, 2019

DWLS, domestic assault top police activity. #MasonCountyCrime The following is recent activity of the Mason County Sheriff’s Office: Wednesday, July 17, 2019: – 7:47 a.m., a 32-year-old Scottville man was…

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Heat, beach advisories in effect.

July 19, 2019

Heat, beach advisories in effect. Smith & Eddy Insurance Weather. The area is under a heat advisory until 8 p.m. Saturday, July 20, and a beach advisory until 8 p.m.…

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Missing teen found in Lake Michigan.

July 18, 2019

Missing teen found in Lake Michigan. #MasonCountyNews. LUDINGTON — After a nearly 2 1/2 hour search, emergency personnel located Albrianna Huck,14, in Lake Michigan at 10 p.m. on Thursday, July…

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Woman who killed Pentwater construction worker appears in court.

July 18, 2019

Woman who killed Pentwater construction worker appears in court. #ManisteeNews. MANISTEE — Charlene Myers, 67, of Bear Lake, the woman accused of killing a Pentwater construction worker and injuring a…

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Lake Jump board looking for 2020 beneficiary.

July 18, 2019

Lake Jump board looking for 2020 beneficiary. The Ludington Lake Jump board is seeking organizations that may want to be considered to be beneficiaries of the 2020 Lake Jump. Representatives…

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Beach hazard issued, north breakwater closed.

July 18, 2019

Beach hazard issued, north breakwater closed. LUDINGTON — The National Weather Service has issued a beach hazard statement in effect until Friday evening. As a result, the north breakwater has…

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