Schools

McBain XC rosters loaded with talent – should win title

McBain XC rosters loaded with talent – should win title

by Ben Murphy Sports Writer The McBain cross country teams are both loaded with talent and are hoping for big things in the 2018 season. Last year…

NMC Junior High Honor Roll

Earned Honor Roll status all 4 marking periods 6th Grade Ethan Bennett Gideon Curell Trenton Gladu Tristan Hill Kate Krick Brett Ritsema Kate Shaarda Jada VanNoord 7th…

Sports

Marion three receive competitive cheer honors

By John Raffel Correspondent MARION — It was another enjoyable season for the Marion competitive cheer team. The squad was coached by Danyel Prielipp, who is also…

Lady Comets bounced from district semis 42-41

by Ben Murphy Sports Writer A late rally wasn’t quite enough for the McBain Northern Michigan Christian girls basketball team on Wednesday, March 6. The Lady Comets,…

Obituaries

Richard A. (Dick) Swiler

Richard A. (Dick) Swiler

Richard A. (Dick) Swiler passed away peacefully at his home on March 14, 2019 surrounded by his wife of 72 years and his family. Dick was born…

Willis Dean Bowman

Willis Dean Bowman

Willis Dean Bowman, age 83 of McBain, passed away at his home surrounded by his family on March 16, 2019.Willis was born on Feb. 12, 1936 in…

Letters to the Editor

Great Snowmobile Coverage

Great Snowmobile Coverage

    Dear Editor: Good Day: I browse through the paper if my husband brings it home. I’m writing to compliment your correspondent, Steve Landon. The article…

Amused With Editors Commentary On Roger Stone

Amused With Editors Commentary On Roger Stone

I read with amusement publisher Mike Wilcox’s recent commentary about the arrest of Roger Stone (Mike’s Musings, January 31,2019) as he described federal marshals arresting Wilcox himself…

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