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Flurries possible in the morning.

February 18, 2019

Flurries possible in the morning. Smith & Eddy Insurance Weather. Monday, Feb. 18, 2019 A few flurries possible early then mostly cloudy skies. High 22; low 13 Precipitation: 20% day; 10% evening Wind: NNE 8 mph day; ESE 4 mph evening Humidity: 68% day; 76% evening Sunrise: 7:40 a.m.; sunset: 6:19 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019 Partly cloudy High 26;…

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2019 world record attempt: largest dessert party.

February 16, 2019

2019 world record attempt: largest dessert party. LUDINGTON — Ludington will go for another world record this summer with the attempt to hold the largest dessert party on Saturday, June 8 at Rotary Park. The current Guinness record of 1,445 people is held by the…

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Governor to visit West Shore Comm. College Monday.

February 15, 2019

Governor to visit West Shore Comm. College Monday. VICTORY TOWNSHIP — Following her State-of-the-State address in Lansing on Tuesday night, Governor Gretchen Whitmer is traveling throughout Michigan and will be visiting the West Shore Community College campus on Monday, Feb. 18. Her visit will include a brief…

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Help Ministries soup supper

February 15, 2019

Help Ministries soup supper PERE MARQUETTE TOWNSHIP — A soup supper fundraiser benefitting Help Ministry will be held Thursday, February 28 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the United Methodist…

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Obituary: Dolores Hook, 94, Ludington.

February 15, 2019

Obituary: Dolores Hook, 94, Ludington. Dolores Martha Hook, age 92, of Ludington, passed away on Saturday, February 2, 2019.   Dolores was born in Detroit on October 6, 1926, the…

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Fountain man arrested for assaulting officer.

February 14, 2019

Fountain man arrested for assaulting officer. #MasonCountyCrime BRANCH TOWNSHIP – A 53-year-old Fountain man was arrested for a felony of assaulting/resisting/obstructing a police officer Wednesday, Feb. 13, shortly before 8…

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Obituary: Yvonne Castonia, 81, Ludington.

February 14, 2019

Obituary: Yvonne Castonia, 81, Ludington. Yvonne Louise Castonia, 81, of Ludington passed away on Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at Spectrum Health Ludington Hospital.  Yvonne was born on October 5, 1937 in…

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Strangulation suspect tops 79th District Court arraignments.

February 14, 2019

Strangulation suspect tops 79th District Court arraignments. LUDINGTON — The following were recently arraigned in Mason County’s 79th District Court: Felonies -William Geoffrey Buchanan, 29, of 6597 W. Sassafras St.,…

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Obituary: Donna Lou Liebetreu, 82, of Ludington.

February 14, 2019

Obituary: Donna Lou Liebetreu, 82, of Ludington. Donna Lou Liebetreu, 82, of Ludington left us to be with Our Lord and Savior on Monday, February 11. She spent her final…

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Recent deaths, posted Feb. 14, 2019

February 14, 2019

Recent deaths, posted Feb. 14, 2019 #MasonCountyDeaths The following recent deaths have been reported to MCP: Robert “Bob” Boyd Seelhoff, 65, of Ludington, died Wednesday, February 13, 2019. Donna Lou…

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Rain and snow possible today.

February 14, 2019

Rain and snow possible today. Smith & Eddy Insurance Weather. Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019 Cloudy with occasional rain in the afternoon. a few flurries or snow showers possible. Rain and…

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Schools feeling the impact of snow days.

February 13, 2019

Schools feeling the impact of snow days. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. Schools in Mason County have been seeing the snow days pile up the past few weeks. To date, all…

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Effort launches to keep mentally ill out of jail.

February 13, 2019

Effort launches to keep mentally ill out of jail. #JailDiversionCollaborative By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. PENTWATER – While sitting at his computer about a year and a half ago, Pentwater Police…

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MC History Spotlight: Good John, Leading Thunder of the Ottawa.

February 13, 2019

MC History Spotlight: Good John, Leading Thunder of the Ottawa. MC History Spotlight is a weekly history column brought to you by Ludington Woods Living and Memory Care. Each week…

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79th District Court sentencings, posted Feb. 13, 2019.

February 13, 2019

79th District Court sentencings, posted Feb. 13, 2019. #MasonCountyCrime LUDINGTON — The following were recently sentenced in Mason County’s 79th District Court: -Joseph Michael Leclair, 58, no address listed, pleaded…

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