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Manton man faces homicide charges in relation to US 10 fatal crash.

March 3, 2021

Manton man faces homicide charges in relation to US 10 fatal crash. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. LUDINGTON — David Allen Wellington, 27, of 7119 E. 12 Road, Manton, was arraigned in 79th District Court today, Wednesday, March 3, 2021, and faces seven criminal counts including two counts of second degree murder, two counts of operating a vehicle while intoxicated causing…

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Scottville man arrested for carrying a concealed knife, meth possession.

March 3, 2021

Scottville man arrested for carrying a concealed knife, meth possession. The police news is a presentation of Lenz-Balder Insurance, offering Nationwide Insurance, 201 E. Court St., Ludington, 231-845-6279, www.lenzbalderins.com. LUDINGTON — A 30-year-old Scottville man was arrested by a Ludington police officer for carrying a concealed…

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More sunshine Thursday.

March 3, 2021

More sunshine Thursday. The weather is a presentation of Smith & Eddy Insurance, with offices in Scottville, Ludington, and Manistee: A few passing clouds tonight. Low temperature of 23 degrees. Winds, north-northeast at 6 mph. Thursday, March 4, 2021 Mostly clear. High 34; low 18…

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DHD#10 hosts COVID-19 vaccine clinic for residents 65+ Friday.

March 2, 2021

DHD#10 hosts COVID-19 vaccine clinic for residents 65+ Friday. District Health Department #10 is hosting a First Dose COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic for residents 65 and older this Friday, March 5,…

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State increases capacity allowances. 

March 2, 2021

State increases capacity allowances.  LANSING — Today, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) updated two of its epidemic orders, allowing for increased capacity limits at various venues, larger…

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Sheriff’s Office looking for witnesses of Monday’s deadly crash.

March 2, 2021

Sheriff’s Office looking for witnesses of Monday’s deadly crash. LUDINGTON — The Mason County Sheriff’s Office is asking anyone who witnessed Monday’s triple fatality traffic crash on US 10 in…

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MCE food service receives $5,000 grant. 

March 2, 2021

MCE food service receives $5,000 grant.  CUSTER — Mason County Eastern Schools was recently was awarded a $5,000 grant to help support and enhance its school meal program to reach…

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CTE welding students help Ludington Area Jaycees. 

March 2, 2021

CTE welding students help Ludington Area Jaycees.  West Shore School News is a presentation of West Shore Educational Service District in partnership with Mason County Press and Oceana County Press. …

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Names of crash victims released; other driver arrested.

March 2, 2021

Names of crash victims released; other driver arrested. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. WALHALLA (Branch Township) — The Mason County Sheriff’s Office has released the names of the victims involved in…

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Recent arraignments include home invasion.

March 2, 2021

Recent arraignments include home invasion. By Alan Neushwander. Contributing Writer. LUDINGTON — The following were recently arraigned in Mason County’s 79th District Court: Felonies -Mitchell Sidney Fuller, 31, of 1068…

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Obituary: James Johnson, 74, of Pentwater

March 2, 2021

Obituary: James Johnson, 74, of Pentwater James E. Johnson, 74, of Pentwater, passed away on Sunday, February 28, 2021. Jim was born on October 8, 1946 in Ludington, the son…

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Obituary: James Sorensen, 74, of Ludington.

March 2, 2021

Obituary: James Sorensen, 74, of Ludington. James L. Sorensen, 74, of Ludington, passed away Monday, March 1, 2021. He was born July 8, 1946 in Muskegon to Ludwig and Elaine…

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Partly cloudy Wednesday, less wind.

March 2, 2021

Partly cloudy Wednesday, less wind. The weather is a presentation of Smith & Eddy Insurance, with offices in Scottville, Ludington, and Manistee: A few passing clouds tonight. Low temperature of…

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3 dead following Walhalla crash.

March 1, 2021

3 dead following Walhalla crash. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. WALHALLA (Branch Township) — A two vehicle crash Monday afternoon on US 10 between Walhalla and Wever roads has resulted in…

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Several suspended drivers charged over the weekend.

March 1, 2021

Several suspended drivers charged over the weekend. The police news is a presentation of Lenz-Balder Insurance, offering Nationwide Insurance, 201 E. Court St., Ludington, 231-845-6279, www.lenzbalderins.com. The following is police activity…

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