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Back to School Backpack Bonanza is Friday.

August 22, 2019

Back to School Backpack Bonanza is Friday. LUDINGTON — A Back to School Backpack Bonanza, organized by Staircase Youth Services, will be held on Friday, Aug. 23 from 2 to 7 p.m. at the Ludington Area Jaycees Mini Golf, located at Stearns Park. The free event includes a free backpack and a free round of mini golf. Participants will receive…

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College to offer free bus service again.

August 22, 2019

College to offer free bus service again. VICTORY TOWNSHIP — Riding a bus free-of-charge to the West Shore Community College campus will be offered again to students and anyone traveling from Ludington, Manistee and Scottville. The college underwrites the operational costs of the bus service to encourage more students to pursue their education without concern over transportation costs. The service…

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Kran re-elected to Great Lakes Energy board. 

August 21, 2019

Kran re-elected to Great Lakes Energy board.  Great Lakes Energy (GLE) members reelected two incumbents and elected a new board member to the cooperative board of directors July 15th, 2019. Directors Robert Kran of Free Soil and John LaForge of Delton were re-elected to represent Districts 6 and 9. Howard Bowersox of Stanwood will be the new director for District…

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Driver who hit construction workers, killing one, sentenced.

August 21, 2019

Driver who hit construction workers, killing one, sentenced. MANISTEE – The driver who hit two construction workers, killing one, last September was sentenced Wednesday, Aug. 21, in 85th District Court. Charlene Myers, 67, was sentenced to 14 days in jail starting Aug. 23; 180 days on house arrest while wearing a GPS tether; two years probation; and $2,825 in restitution,…

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79th District Court sentencings, posted Aug. 21, 2019.

August 21, 2019

79th District Court sentencings, posted Aug. 21, 2019. #MasonCountyCrime LUDINGTON – The following were sentenced recently in 79th District Court: – Michael Charles Gould, 55, of 2201 N. Lakeshore Dr., Ludington, was found guilty Aug. 13 of impaired driving and was sentenced to one day in jail with credit for one day served; two years probation; 93 days discretionary jail…

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