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Obituary: Patricia Flannery, 76, of Walkerville.

August 16, 2019

Obituary: Patricia Flannery, 76, of Walkerville. Patricia E. Flanery, 76, of Walkerville, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, August 15, 2019. Patricia was born on December 15, 1942, the daughter of the late William and Arlene (Carrier) Staskus.  She married the late Ronald J. Flanery in February of 1961. They had three daughters, Tammy (Kelly) Sibley of Hart, Robin (Jeff) Vanas…

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Recent deaths, posted Aug. 16, 2019.

August 16, 2019

Recent deaths, posted Aug. 16, 2019. The following recent death has been reported to MCP: Peter J. Dewey, 70, of Scottville, died on Wednesday, August 14, 2019.  There are no services planned at this time.  Arrangements by Oak Grove Funeral Home of Ludington, www.OakGroveLudington.com. Joyce…

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Drunk driving, bond violation arrests among police activity.

August 16, 2019

Drunk driving, bond violation arrests among police activity. #MasonCountyCrime The following is police activity in Mason County Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019: – 1:39 p.m., (Mason County Sheriff’s Office), a 29-year-old Branch woman was cited for no operator’s license following a traffic stop, US 10 and…

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MCC launches mobile app.

August 15, 2019

MCC launches mobile app. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. SCOTTVILLE — Mason County Central Schools has launched a mobile app that Superintendent Jeff Mount is hoping to become the district’s primary…

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The Scoop: MCC steak fry.

August 15, 2019

The Scoop: MCC steak fry. SCOTTVILLE — Today on The Scoop, Kate Krieger-Watkins speaks with Mason County Central Athletic Director Tim Genson and MCC Athletic Boosters Acting President Mike Smith…

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Felony retail fraud tops recent arraignments, posted Aug. 15, 2019.

August 15, 2019

Felony retail fraud tops recent arraignments, posted Aug. 15, 2019. LUDINGTON — The following were recently arraigned in Mason County’s 79th District Court: Felonies -Robert Paul Caruso, 42, of 9223…

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79th District Court sentencings/dismissals, posted Aug. 15, 2019.

August 15, 2019

79th District Court sentencings/dismissals, posted Aug. 15, 2019. LUDINGTON — The following were recently sentenced in Mason County’s 79th District Court: -Brooks Aaron Johnson, 37, of 601 N. Rath Ave.,…

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Suspect arrested for stealing crossbow.

August 15, 2019

Suspect arrested for stealing crossbow. #MasonCountyCrime RIVERTON TOWNSHIP – A 20-year-old Ludington man was arrested by Mason County sheriff’s deputies for allegedly breaking into a garage in the 4300 block…

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Saturday’s MAD Ride is HELP Ministry’s major fund raiser.

August 15, 2019

Saturday’s MAD Ride is HELP Ministry’s major fund raiser. LUDINGTON — The annual HELP Ministry’s MAD Ride (Making A Difference) bicycle event will take place on Saturday, Aug. 17. The…

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Michigan Heartbeat Coalition to meet Friday.

August 15, 2019

Michigan Heartbeat Coalition to meet Friday. PERE MARQUETTE TOWNSHIP — The Michigan Heartbeat Coalition will hold an informational forum on Friday, Aug. 16 at 7 p.m. at Cornerstone Baptist Church,…

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Some rain possible this morning.

August 15, 2019

Some rain possible this morning. Smith & Eddy Insurance Weather. Partly cloudy today. Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019 A shower or two possible early with partly cloudy skies in the afternoon.…

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Homeless couple staying in abandoned building arrested.

August 14, 2019

Homeless couple staying in abandoned building arrested. #MasonCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. LUDINGTON – A 50-year-old homeless man and a 32-year-old homeless woman were arrested by Ludington police Tuesday, Aug.…

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Keson resigns as PM Twp. supervisor.

August 14, 2019

Keson resigns as PM Twp. supervisor. #MasonCountyNews. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. PERE MARQUETTE TOWNSHIP — Township Supervisor Paul Keson announced his resignation Tuesday during the regular meeting of the township…

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County board votes down college request to hire deputy.

August 14, 2019

County board votes down college request to hire deputy. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. #MasonCountyNews. LUDINGTON — During its regular monthly meeting Tuesday, Aug. 13, the Mason County Board of Commissioners…

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Sugar Grove Road to close for repairs.

August 14, 2019

Sugar Grove Road to close for repairs. VICTORY TOWNSHIP — Sugar Grove Road between Stiles and Amber roads will be closed beginning Thursday, Aug. 15 for a culvert repair by…

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