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Faces in the Crowd: Lou and Kathy Schreiner

Lou and Kathy Schreiner Lou and Kathy Schreiner – owners of Temple’s Tippy Canoe Bar and Grill. Lou and Kathy at the Tippy Canoe Hannah and Kathy represented the Grayling Equestrian team as rider and coach – Hannah went to MIHA regionals two years in a row. In November of 2019, Lou and Kathy Schreiner […]






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Faulty Breathalyzer Could Affect DUI Cases

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Michigan State Police have cancelled a contract with the vender that maintains, certifies and services the DataMaster DMT, breath alcohol testing devices used all over the state. The machines are used to determine a driver’s blood-alcohol level, once suspects are booked during a DUI (Driving under the Influence) arrest. Results of […]






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Rulapaugh sentenced for Criminal Sexual Conduct

Gregorio Rulapaugh By Pat Maurer Correspondent Gregorio Calderon Rulapaugh, of Lake was sentenced for two counts of Criminal Sexual Conduct, 3rd degree (victim or victims ages 13-15) Monday. On November 26, Rulapaugh pled no contest to both counts. A joint investigation by the Clare County Sheriff’s Office and the Department of Health and Human Services […]






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Osceola Board Takes Action on Various Items

By John Raffel Correspondent MARION — The Osceola County Board of Commissioners, at its meeting last week, voted to obtain sealed bids for the sale of the Animal Control 2000 Ford F-150 with a minimum bid of $500 as presented. “It’s all rusty and not a four-wheel drive and just a two-wheel drive and has […]






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Commissioners Review Proposed Transfer Agreement

By John Raffel Correspondent LAKE CITY — Missaukee County Administrator Precia Garland reviewed a proposed transfer agreement with the county s finance committee at its meeting last week. Garland said the agreement would facilitate the transfer of the property ownership from the County to the District Library. There was a resolution proposed regarding details of […]






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Jack Duane Munn

Jack Duane Munn, age 82, passed from this life unexpectedly on December 24, 2019 at Woodland Heights Medical Center in Lufkin, Texas. Jack was born in Montcalm County to Cecil F. and Lilah (Foss) Munn on April 4, 1937. At the age of 13, he moved with his parents to Marion, Michigan, where he grew […]






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David “Kurt” Forsgren

David “Kurt” Forsgren of the Marion area, passed away on Monday, January 13, 2020 at Munson Cadillac Hospital. He was 81. He was born on August 8, 1938 in Tustin, Michigan to Carl and Viva (Dean) Forsgren. Kurt was a 1957 graduate of Marion High School. He spent his career working as a supervisor at […]






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Vanderwall Welcomes Marion Pastor to Capitol

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Curt VanderWall, R-Ludington, welcomed the Rev. Gregory Kett to the Michigan Capitol on Wednesday. Kett serves as pastor at Highland Christian Reformed Church in Marion and delivered the invocation before the start of the Senate session. Please follow and like us:






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William “Bill” Gene Pruden

William “Bill” Gene Pruden, 64 passed away Jan. 11th 2020 in Munson Hospital in Traverse City. Bill was born November 13th, 1955 to Gene and Betty (VanBuskirk) Pruden. Bill leaves behind 3 sons: Bill Jr., Fred, and Greg, 3 granddaughters: Emily, Jesse Jo, and Julia. :6 step grandchildren: Jenna, Faith, and Dustin, Olivia, Oseha, and […]






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Peedle Named New Forest District Manager

Scott Peedle has reported for duty as the new Cadillac/Manistee District Ranger for the Huron-Manistee National Forests. From his office in Manistee, Peedle will oversee natural resources and administrative operations throughout the district. A native of Michigan, Peedle graduated from Pine River Area High School in Le Roy in 1992. He then received a bachelor’s […]






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