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A Huge Heartfelt Thanks To Those That Helped

A Huge Heartfelt Thanks To Those That Helped

The true spirit of Christmas “is to give, rather than receive.” Nowhere was that demonstrated more than in this county where dozens of businesses and individuals contributed to our Christmas…

Happy Birthday To Me

Happy Birthday To Me

At the last meeting of the Marion Area Historical Society during the social portion of our gathering, each of us answered the question “How did you or your family come…

New Year’s Wishes, Not Resolutions

With the end of 2016 just a day away, I have decided not to make any New Year’s resolutions this year, but I do have some “New Year’s” wishes to…

What’s Cooking?

Well the time has come to ring out the old and in with the new, so everyone, Have a Very Happy New Year… Now for several recipes for your New…

Marion students build Gaga pit

Marion students build Gaga pit

By John Raffel Correspondent Ever heard of a Gaga pit? Marion High School principal John Russell reports that this past fall, the high school shop class built such a pit…

Couple falls thru ice, escape injury

By Pat Maurer Correspondent An Alto, Michigan couple escaped injury December 22 when the snowmobile they were riding went through the ice on Crooked Lake in Garfield Township. Around 11:23…

Man accused of killing daughter gets $200K

A man who was originally accused of killing his daughter is walking away with more than $200,000. Cadillac police arrested David Ferris in 2014 after his daughter, Kalla, died from…

Ice fishing off to a good start

Ice fishing off to a good start

By John Raffel Correspondent The DNR stresses to fishermen that while some anglers have started ice fishing, they need to use extreme caution — especially on the inland lakes. The…

Leave Last Years Baggage Behind

Satchel Paige, the baseball diamond philosopher of another era, gained national recognition for his rules for successful living. The most frequently quoted of these was “Don’t look back. Something may…

Gopherwood Concert Set

Gopherwood Concert Set

On Saturday, January 14th ,  at 8:00PM Gopherwood Concerts brings Detroit native Chris Buhalis to the 3rd floor of the Elks in Cadillac. Chris› voice, combined with his subtle way of using lyrics to inspire…