ALABASTER Twp. – Due to limited reserves of gypsum rock, the USG quarry in Alabaster Township will decrease production over the next two months.
OSCODA – John Henderson, Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Installations, Environment and Energy, has replied to a list of questions posed by those in the Oscoda Township area, regarding per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) contamination generating from the former Wurtsmith Air…
TAWAS CITY – With the start of the new school year underway, there will soon be a lot more buses on the roads – and Jo Allen, Iosco Regional Educational Service Agency Transportation Director, is urging the public to be alert and keep safety in mind.
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Michigan’s largest 100 cities have an accumulated public pension shortage topping $5.5 billion, according to an updated report compiled by the Mackinac Center for Public Policy (MCPP). In order to make up the deficit, every resident in those 100 municipalities would need to pony up $1,048.
Macomb County Suicide Prevention Coalition has planned an outing Friday at Jimmy John's Field that will serve as a fundraiser and entertaining evening for baseball fans.
Two members of the Anchor Bay Fishing Club won the 2019 Michigan Junior Bassmasters Championship on Lake St. Clair Aug. 17-18.
Actor- producer-entrepreneur Mark Wahlberg and his chef brother, Paul, hit Royal Oak on Monday to visit with young patients at Beaumont Children’s facility and do a fundraiser at their newly-opened Wahlburgers restaurant.
TAWAS CITY – Tawas Area opened its soccer season on Friday, as it played host to Swan Valley after just four days of practice. The Braves weren’t able to keep up with the strong Viking squad, falling 4-0.
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Standings - as of Aug. 14, 2019
Standings - as of Aug. 14, 2019
HALE – When it comes to its varsity football head coach position, Hale has seen a bit of a revolving door in recent years. This spring, Pete Scott, a former assistant with the team was named t…
Singer Miley Cyrus, former President Bill Clinton and talk show host Ellen DeGeneres are among the celebrities who’ve adopted a plant-based diet. Athlete Novak Djokovic, who recently won the men’s singles at this year’s Wimbledon tennis tournament, is the latest celeb catching waves over his plant diet.
Venturing into research on electronic nicotine
Traversing the twists and turns of the waterslide, perfecting your form on the diving board, and testing your cunning at a game of Marco Polo. These are just a few of the ways to steer clear of boredom and ensure a fun day at the pool.
It turns out that mindfulness — the practice of being fully aware of the present moment — can taste pretty good.
There are several well-known factors that contribute to aging: smoking, stress, sun exposure and genetics, among them. But what you may not realize is what you put on your plate can also cause you to look beyond your year.
Soon you could get fewer familiar ads following you around the internet — or at least on Facebook. Facebook is launching a long-promised tool that lets you limit what the social network can gather about you on outside websites and apps. (Aug. 20)
OSCODA – To round out the Oscoda Rotary Club Summer Concert Series Jerry Schmidt and Tipsico Road, featuring Jim Miller, will donate their performance to benefit Special Olympics (SO) Area 31 this Thursday at Oscoda Beach Park at 7 p.m.
LANSING – An Iosco County man was amazed to win $100,000 playing the Michigan Lottery’s Poker Lotto game.
OSCODA – Nine bands rocked Furtaw Field in Oscoda for the first ever Oscoda Rock Fest on Saturday, Aug. 10.