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Cloudy skies today, high of 28.

January 16, 2019

Cloudy skies today, high of 28. Smith & Eddy Insurance Weather. Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019 Cloudy during the day and mostly clear in the evening. High 28; low 15 Precipitation: 10% Wind: N 13 mph day; E 5 mph evening Humidity: 65% day; 69% evening Sunrise: 8:16 a.m.; sunset: 5:33 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019 Cloudy with a few flurries…

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Ludington mayor proposes beautification grants, marijuana plan.

January 15, 2019

Ludington mayor proposes beautification grants, marijuana plan. Letter to the editor by Mayor Steve Miller, City of Ludington. I came into office with a couple of main objectives.  The first was to improve appreciation and recognition of not only City Council, but everyone working in…

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Industry experts teach local robotics teams.

January 15, 2019

Industry experts teach local robotics teams.     By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief LUDINGTON — Robotics team members from Ludington High School, Mason County Central, and Mason County Eastern met Saturday at the Ludington robotics building to learn about pneumatics and metal fabrication from two experts…

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MCE students share love for staff member fighting cancer.

January 15, 2019

MCE students share love for staff member fighting cancer. CUSTER — Mason County Eastern students are giving back the love to one of the school’s staff members who is fighting…

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Phone scammers posing as Pentwater police.

January 15, 2019

Phone scammers posing as Pentwater police. #PentwaterPoliceDepartment PENTWATER – The Pentwater Police Department received a report Tuesday, Jan. 15, of a phone scam “involving subjects who identified themselves over the…

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United Way seeking requests for proposals from non-profits.

January 15, 2019

United Way seeking requests for proposals from non-profits. LUDINGTON — United Way of Mason County (UWMC) is accepting requests for proposals for the 2019-2020 funding cycle (April 1, 2019 to…

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Homeschool informational meeting scheduled.

January 15, 2019

Homeschool informational meeting scheduled. LUDINGTON — Mason County Christian Home Educators and GLO Homeschool Co-Op are hosting an informational meeting about homeschooling on Tuesday, Jan. 22 from 6:30 to 7:30…

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Father-daughter dance to raise funds for pregnancy care center.

January 15, 2019

Father-daughter dance to raise funds for pregnancy care center. AMBER TOWNSHIP — West Shore Pregnancy and Family Support is holding a Father Daughter Ball on Friday, Feb. 1 from 5:30…

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Annual conservation district dinner will feature stream and wetland presentation.

January 15, 2019

Annual conservation district dinner will feature stream and wetland presentation. SCOTTVILLE — The Mason-Lake Conservation District will be hosting its annual meeting and dinner banquet at 6 p.m. on Thursday,…

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Walk for Warmth to help with heating bills.

January 15, 2019

Walk for Warmth to help with heating bills. LUDINGTON — FiveCAP, Inc. will be hosting a two-mile charity walk to raise local, private funds that will assist families and senior…

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College to hold chorale auditions.

January 15, 2019

College to hold chorale auditions.  VICTORY TOWNSHIP — West Shore Community College’s Gold Coast Chorale will be holding auditions on Wednesday, Jan. 16, at 6 p.m., in room 303 of the Arts…

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Recent deaths, posted Jan. 15, 2019

January 15, 2019

Recent deaths, posted Jan. 15, 2019 #MasonCountyDeaths The following recent deaths have been reported to MCP: Elsbeth R. Palnau, 86, died on Sunday, January 13, 2019.  A funeral service will…

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2019 Momentum Prize to see changes.

January 15, 2019

2019 Momentum Prize to see changes. The local $50,000 business plan competition will see new changes for 2019 – including a sharing of the wealth. Business representatives, who serve on…

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Freezing drizzle or flurries possible this morning. 

January 15, 2019

Freezing drizzle or flurries possible this morning.  Smith & Eddy Insurance Weather. Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019 Flurries or freezing drizzle possible early. Snow showers possible in the evening. High 34;…

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Names of Ludington city manager candidates announced.

January 14, 2019

Names of Ludington city manager candidates announced. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. LUDINGTON — The Ludington City Council has formally announced the names of the top three candidates for city manager.…

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