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Fishing the Flowing Well

Seeing our old friend Frank Ettawageshik a couple of weeks ago reminded us of this growing up on Blevins Street tale.      The Blevins Street neighborhood and much of the west…

Unsinkable People in Unthinkable Stoms

News of a triple tragedy in the lives of longtime friends sent me to the telephone to assure them of our concern and prayers. Their daughter, Carol, had died, the…

What’s Cooking?

GRANDMA JUDY’S VEGETABLE SOUP 3         slices bacon, chopped 1         medium onion, chopped 1/2      head of cabbage, chopped 2         unpeeled potatoes, diced 3 1/2   cups chopped tomatoes (or 28 oz canned)…

Take time to learn about sustainable development

Dear Marion Press: I attended the Osceola County Township Association (OCTA) meeting at the Middlebranch hall on 02/22, out of concerns about the blight issue.  It appeared to be stalemated,…

Judith Luella Kress Mitchell

Judith (Judy) Luella Kress Mitchell, 71, of Lacey’s Spring, AL, loving wife, mother, grandmother, daughter, and sister passed from this earthly life to her heavenly home on Thursday, February 18,…

Dean Peter Youngman

Dean Peter Youngman

Dean Peter Youngman, of Cadillac, and formerly of Marion, passed away on Thursday, January 21, 2016 at Munson Healthcare’s Cadillac Hospital. He was 61. Dean was born June 3, 1954,…

Classifieds February 26, 2016

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Lady Comets upset Ramblers with 1-point win

By Ben Murphy Sports Writer A big win over a rival led to one happy head coach. For the first time in his tenure, McBain Northern Michigan girls basketball head…

Marion cheer team finishes 7th

By John Raffel Correspondent Marion’s competitive cheer team competed in the Division 4 districts Saturday at East Jordan and finished seventh. “The girls did a good job at districts,” Marion…

Deighton’s 20 not enough for Eagles

By Ben Murphy Sports Writer Marion continues to find the silver lining in its boys basketball season. The Eagles, despite losing 71-41 in their non-conference game at Big Rapids Crossroads…