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Marion Honor Roll

By John Raffel Correspondent Stacie Sutten, academic, college and career readiness teacher at Marion Junior and Senior High School, has announced the third-quarter honor roll: ** Denotes 4.0 GPA. Sixth…

Evart Police Log

By John Raffel Correspondent Evart Police Department Weekly Report April 17-23 April 18:  Larceny – Officers were called to a larceny complaint.  The case remains open at this time. April 18: …

Leneski chosen as $5K scholar

Leneski chosen as $5K scholar

Radiology employee selected to implement sensory-friendly idea at Spectrum Health Big Rapids and Reed City Hospitals. Big Rapids and Reed City Hospitals are proud to announce Amy Leneski, radiology technician,…

Concert features Zak Bunce

Concert features Zak Bunce

On Saturday, May 13th at 8:00PM Gopherwood Concerts brings a special solo performance from local music favorite Zak Bunce to an intimate house concert at Paul & Nancy Brown’s house (4320…

Trout season opens this Saturday

By John Raffel Correspondent For many area fishermen, the last Saturday in April is like what Nov. 15 is for deer hunters. Trout season opener is Saturday. The Department of…

Ramblers drop 2 to Kalkaska

By John Raffel Correspondent McBain put up a good fight in the second game, but the Rambler baseball team still dropped both ends of its non-league doubleheader at Kalkaska on…

McBain golfers place second

By John Raffel Correspondent The McBain varsity golf team dipped its toes in its first Mid-Michigan Golf Conference match on Monday. The Ramblers finished in a tie for second place…

Mars Settlements, Anti-Aging Expected in 20 Years

I wrote a piece a couple of years ago about advances being made in medical technologies that would greatly increase life expectancy for your children and mine. For instance my…

Times Are Still Changing

Times Are Still Changing

Change continues in Marion, Michigan, and that is a good thing. This week we’re taking a look back just five short years when we found these things happening Along the…

What’s Cooking?

I was just out to my Asparagus patch and it is starting to peek through the ground, so will do a couple of recipes for that delicious green vegetable…with the…