WHITTEMORE – At the beginning of the week, Whittemore-Prescott was preparing to host Vandercook Lake for a football game on Saturday afternoon. Plans changed, however, when Vandercook Lake asked to play a team closer to home and when 8-man powerhouse Gaylord St. Mary came calling for a conte…
WHITTEMORE – Whittemore-Prescott Area Schools got a late start to the school year, after the district’s construction project experienced some delays.
TAWAS CITY – Iosco County Board of Commissioners Chairman Robert Huebel made it clear that he will not make a decision, or possibly meet, with East Tawas officials before the first of the year on the Tawas Police Authority policing issue.
TAWAS CITY – Iosco County voters will not only have to select a president, state representative, senator, and local government seats but answer for local and county millages during the Nov. 3 general election.
EAST TAWAS – With the kick-off of its drive completed, volunteers with the Tawas-Whittemore-Hale United Fund begin the next phase of the organization’s 2020 campaign drive this week.
EAST TAWAS – From about 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Sept. 24, homes and businesses in the Tawas area, as well as portions of AuSable Township, were either without power or had limited power.
LANSING – Cooler temperatures mean that pumpkins, cozy sweaters, spiced lattes and brilliant fall colors are just around the corner. The dazzling switch from summer green to autumn bronze, red, yellow and maroon on the trees may prompt the question: “Why do leaves change in the fall?”
TAWAS CITY – Tawas City has had quite a few irons in the fire as of late, and they are continuing to check off a number of projects on their list.
TAWAS CITY – A disappointing start. An epic comeback. Heartbreak in the end. Needless to say, but Aaron Hazen’s coaching debut at Tawas Area turned out to be a thrilling night of high school football when the Braves erased a 20-0 second half deficit only to lose 27-26 in overtime to visiting…
OSCODA – Oscoda Township will hold a public hearing on the Iosco Exploration Trail (IET) project, the third phase of which is estimated to cost more than $2.5 million. The hearing will take place at the next regular board of trustees meeting, starting at 7 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 28.
OSCODA – The Mitten State boasts a bounty of opportunities within its waters and forests. It has consistently been a draw for hunters and anglers, including Jimmy Gretzinger, owner of the “Michigan Out of Doors” television show.
TAWAS CITY – Citing conditions created as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, several Tawas Area School (TAS) teachers expressed concerns and frustration at the electronic meeting of the TAS Board of Education on Sept. 14.
TAWAS CITY – Iosco County Board of Commissioners Chairman Robert Huebel told commissioners he was enlisting outside help in an effort to curb budgetary issues with Iosco County.
EAST TAWAS – Beginning Friday, local volunteers will be calling on area residents and businesses to contribute to the annual Tawas-Whittemore-Hale United Fund campaign drive.
OSCODA – The Oscoda Veterans Memorial Park honored the lives lost on Sept. 11, 2001 with its second annual remembrance ceremony on Friday.
DALLAS, Oct. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Comerica Bank's Michigan Economic Activity Index increased in July to a level of 95.1. July's reading was 8 points or 10 percent higher than the cyclical low. The index averaged 117.7 points for all of 2019, 0.9 points below the index average for 2018. June's index reading was revised to 86.7.
DETROIT, Oct. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Rockbridge Growth Equity, a Detroit-based private equity firm, today announced an investment in Quartile Digital, a provider of AI-driven autonomous advertising optimization and spend management software for use by leading brands and sellers across various digital commerce platforms. The investment will be used to recapitalize the business and support development of direct sales and marketing efforts, product enhancements and further international expansion.
SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Oct. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Garage Gurus(®), an industry-leading training and support platform from Tenneco Inc.'s (NYSE: TEN) global aftermarket and OE ride performance division, DRiV, has recently relaunched its e-learning platform for technical training. This updated, best-in-class, online training platform is available now, with more than 110 different courses for technicians to choose. The Garage Gurus' platform is live on the brand-new garagegurus.tech website - 24 hours a day, seven days a week - so students can access training when it is most convenient for them, via their preferred device.
The new website and updated training system also feature an easy-to-use student dashboard that offers a more robust user experience. Improvements to the experience include simplified navigation, individual progress tracking, easy access to any available courses, and an updated mobile experience for those users who prefer to log on via their mobile devices. Each course includes easy-to-follow video instruction from the Garage Gurus team of ASE-certified master trainers and includes topics such as:
AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Oct. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --
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TAWAS CITY – An Oscoda man, who authorities allege made dozens of harassing phone calls to Iosco County governmental agencies has been charged with aggravated stalking and other charges.
EAST TAWAS – Of the four different law enforcement agencies which serve areas throughout Iosco County, one department handled at least three separate all-terrain vehicle (ATV) crashes, in the …
OSCODA – Larry E. Bryant, 71, Oscoda, was reported as missing on Sunday, Sept. 20.
TAWAS Twp. – A two-vehicle collision which occurred on Sept. 10, in Tawas Township, resulted in incapacitating injuries to Holli Beth Thurston, 75, Hale. The crash took place on M-55, near Rem…
PLAINFIELD Twp. – Brandon Earl Lavere, 38, South Branch, became trapped in the car he was driving, following the single-vehicle crash in Plainfield Township.
HALE – Week one certainly didn’t go as planned for the Hale football team. Week two was another story, however, as the host Eagles used a stingy defense and received just enough offense to upset Hillman 14-12 in a North Star League battle Friday night.
WHITTEMORE – Highlighted by a dominant second set, the Hale volleyball team picked up a North Star League win at Whittemore-Prescott Thursday night. The Lady Eagles stumbled a bit in the third…
TAWAS CITY – A slow first half didn’t doom the Tawas Area soccer team Thursday night. The Braves rallied out of a 2-0 halftime hole in Pinconning, coming home with a 4-3 victory.
WHITTEMORE – The second game of 8-man football went even better than the first for Whittemore-Prescott. The Cardinals, hosting Mio Friday night, scored early and often and easily handled the T…
TAWAS CITY – Johannesburg-Lewiston had won 18-straight regular season football games heading into Friday’s contest with visiting Tawas Area. It’s now up to 19 as the Braves weren’t able to sna…
The American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL), representing more than 14,000 nursing homes and assisted living communities across the country that provide care to approximately five million people each year, has called on Congress to ensure dedicated funding and priority attention is given to long-term care residents and caregivers.
The world is perilous enough for the average senior citizen without a highly contagious, potentially deadly new virus causing a global outbreak of disease.
After four agonizing months with virtually no games to watch, a sports fan’s plate is now full with Major League Baseball, the National Basketball Association and the National Hockey League all returning in late July or early August.
Angela Ballard knows sweat. She is an educator and advocate of hyperhidrosis, in which the sweat glands produce more sweat than usual. She’s also a wife and mother.