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Fire damages massage business; smoke fills plaza.

October 1, 2014
Fire damages massage business; smoke fills plaza.

Editor’s note: Solace Medical Massage is one of Mason County Press’ advertisers. We have started a GoFundMe campaign to help raise money for Wanda who did not have renter’s insurance. Click here to help contribute. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief.  PERE MARQUETTE TWP. — Heavy smoke damaged Solace Medical Massage at 5710 W. U.S. 10 this morning. Owner Wanda Stewart said she…

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Marijuana arrest among activity of sheriff’s office.

October 1, 2014
Marijuana arrest among activity of sheriff’s office.

The Sheriff’s Report is brought to you by Springstead Law Offices, with locations in Hart and Fremont, 231-873-4022 (Hart), www.springsteadlaw.comand Carter Lumber, 2323 U.S. 10-31, Ludington, 231-757-9000;www.carterlumber.com. The following was the activity of the Mason County Sheriff’s Office for Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014: 11:53 a.m.: A 29-year-old Ludington man was cited for driving while license suspended following a traffic stop…

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College board to discuss president’s contract in special meeting.

September 30, 2014
College board to discuss president’s contract in special meeting.

By Rob Alway. Editor-in-Chief. VICTORY TWP. — The fate of West Shore Community College President Charles Dillon’s job may be decided Thursday afternoon. The college’s board of trustees will hold a special meeting at 4 p.m. During that meeting the board will hold a closed session where it will review the legal opinion of its attorney regarding the president’s current…

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Teens injured in rollover crash.

September 30, 2014
Teens injured in rollover crash.

The Sheriff’s Report is brought to you by Springstead Law Offices, with locations in Hart and Fremont, 231-873-4022 (Hart), www.springsteadlaw.comand Carter Lumber, 2323 U.S. 10-31, Ludington, 231-757-9000;www.carterlumber.com. AMBER TWP. — Two teenagers were injured Monday afternoon after the vehicle they were in lost control and rolled over several times near the intersection of Gordon and Conrad roads. The driver, a 16-year-old…

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Local school districts endorse proposed charter academy.

September 30, 2014

By Rob Alway. Editor-in-Chief.  LUDINGTON — A new charter school is being proposed with the endorsement of all school districts in Mason, Oceana and Lake counties. During a press conference Tuesday morning, the West Michigan Educational Leadership Group, along with local public school districts, West Shore Educational Service District and West Shore Community College, announced the creation of Gateway to…

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