• Boyne City to begin street work in six locations

    The City of Boyne City will begin work on its annual Pavement Maintenance project. This work will consist Crushing of Asphalt pavement, grading and repaving work on the following Streets: South Lake St from Division St to Ann St. Grant St from E. Main St to Lincoln St East Main St from Boyne Ave to…

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  • Boyne Police activity May 8-14

    See what the Boyne City Police Department’s officers do in their daily work with this look at their weekly incident reports. Monday, May 8, 2017 0904 Driving complaint, S Lake St 1031 Contraband in the 1000 block of Boyne Av 1425 Report of lost meds 1600 Driving complaint on Jefferson St near the city limits….

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  • #405 Boyne City Gazette May 31

    This week’s Boyne City Gazette features a story updating progress on the Boyne City facilities project—complete with a full page of color photos inside and out at the new complex. Plus, we’ve got stories on the upcoming Hemingway documentary preview night event, some big Boyne history events, lots of community photos, local opinions, the latest police beat, students of the week, how your legislators voted, tips to get your car ready for the summer, a full list of Stroll the Streets events, and much more.
    The feature photo, by Chris Faulknor, shows a view of the city’s clock tower from the roof of the new city hall and EMS facilities.

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  • Boyne Ramblers compete in regional track meet

    The Boyne City Track teams competed at the MHSAA Region 30 meet on Friday hosted by Mason County Central High School. The Regional serves as the qualifier for the MHSAA State Meet. “It was a great team effort with many of our girls running their best times despite the damp, chilly weather,” said Boyne City…

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  • Boyne Police logs May 1-7

    See what the Boyne City Police Department’s officers do in their daily work with this look at their weekly incident reports. Monday, May 1, 2017 0845 Bag of aluminum bats found on E Main St. 1635 Retail Fraud in the 400 block of N lake St 1905 Unlocked t-ball field restrooms 2215 Citizen’s assist in…

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  • Charlevoix County clerk filings and court cases

    District Court The following cases were recently heard in Charlevoix’s 90th District Court: Frederick Dee Shorty, 29 of Charlevoix, malicious destruction of property $200-$1,000. To serve 365 days in jail with credit for three days served, five days community service work in lieu of jail time, 357 days held in abeyance. To be placed on…

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  • Boyne City versus Flushing in Quiz Central semifinal

    Winner will advance to final match up for season grand championship Flushing High School squares off against Boyne City Wednesday evening in the second WCMU Quiz Central semifinal game. The game airs at 7:30 p.m. on WCMU Public Television. The winning team will advance to play Mount Pleasant Sacred Heart for the season grand championship…

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  • #404 Boyne City Gazette May 24

    This week’s Boyne City Gazette features stories on the rather public protest at Boyne City Family Fare supermarket on Sunday, plus information on the upcoming Breezeway garage sales and Hearse cruise, Ramblers track meet results, a look at the sixth year of the Leadership Charlevoix County program, the latest cops and courts information from around the county, a look at how Charlevoix County’s state legislators voted on new bills recently, classifieds and public notices you won’t want to miss, Memorial Day observance information for Boyne and EJ, a preview of summer events, more photos than you can shake a morel mushroom at, and still so much more!

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  • How Charlevoix County’s state legislators voted

    House and Senate sessions were shortened last week due to the death of Rep. John Kivela from Marquette. This report includes some Senate budget votes and amendments from the previous week. • Senate Bill 135, Senate version, 2017-18 Health and Human Services: Passed 25 to 13 in the Senate – The Senate version of the…

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  • Waterfront landscaping—many approaches to protecting our lake

    GUEST COMMENTARY BY LAKE CHARLEVOIX ASSOCIATION Over the past several years, a number of articles in our newsletter have emphasized the importance of “Lake Friendly” landscapes along the water’s edge and the incorporation of protective greenbelt areas. One of the main contributors to pollution in our lake is run off entering from waterfront properties carrying…

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  • Boyne City Police logs April 24-30

    See what the Boyne City Police Department’s officers do in their daily work with this look at their weekly incident reports. Monday, April 24 0810 Report of bullet in wall in the 300 block of E Division St. Actually found an old pistol casing on floor. May have been put in thru mail slot 0834…

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  • #403 Boyne City Gazette May 17

    Happy 57th National Morel Mushroom Festival! This week’s Boyne City Gazette features the full events listings for the mushroom fest in addition to stories on the upcoming Boyne County Community Center fundraiser show, a look at the Boyne City Commission’s most recent meeting wherein city officials discussed the Boyne Valley Trail, new voting equipment, a…

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  • 2017 guide to summer events in and around Boyne City

    BY CHRIS FAULKNOR, PUBLISHER – See the full 2017 Boyne Summer Guide below There’s a song by some artist out there called “Walking on Sunshine,” or at least that’s the only line I know. I could walk around town all day repeating that line, and I’ll bet nobody would even stop me to scream, “There’s…

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  • Boyne Ride of Silence May 17

    On 17 May Boyne Area Cyclists will gather at Veterans Park, in Boyne City, at 6:45 for a Seven O’clock departure to Advance, and back to the park. Join us for this interesting ride.

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  • Boyne Valley Lions Club turns 50

    Subscribers to the Boyne City Gazette can see the full story and the photo gallery from the big 50th anniversary celebration.
    Call Chris at 582-2799 (EXT 1) to get your FREE three-month trial subscription today!

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  • Boyne Police activity April 17-24

    See what the Boyne City Police Department’s officers do in their daily work with this look at their weekly incident reports. Monday, April 17 0117 Report of subject banging on the walls and slamming doors in the 300 block of Silver St. Subject was transported by EMS. 0820 Juvenile complaint in the 900 block of…

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  • #402 Boyne City Gazette May 10

    This week’s Boyne City Gazette features the annual spring Boyne Kiwanis Eddie Essay contest results along with all the winning essays and many photos of the event, coverage of the Boyne Valley Lions Club’s 50th anniversary celebration, information on Charlevoix County’s two new assistant prosecutors, a local pilot about to receive a major award, the latest look at Boyne City Police Department activity, a peek at the 2017 Boyne Summer events guide, lots of local health news and tips to keep you in tiptop shape, the students of the week, important public notices you should see, so many community photos, and much more!

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  • Historic Boyne Theater plan revealed

    See the full story on Bergmann’s plans, potential costs (a full breakdown) and hurdles, as well as funding sources and more in the Wednesday May 3 edition of the Boyne City Gazette in print and the e-Gazette.

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  • Five vie for three Boyne City Commission seats

    With two incumbents having opted not to run for another term, there will be some new faces on the Boyne City Commission come fall. The five candidates running for the seats of Boyne City Commissioners Ron Grunch, Laura Sansom, and Delbert “Gene” Towne are Grunch, Chad Culver, Sally Page, Andy Smith, and Dean Solomon.  …

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  • Help Relay for Life; meeting May 10 at Boyne Eagles

    BY SYRINA DAWSON, CO-CHAIR RELAY FOR LIFE OF ANTRIM AND CHARLEVOIX COUNTIES If you had the ability to create a world with more birthdays, would you do it? This year Antrim and Charlevoix Counties will be holding its annual American Cancer Society Relay For Life to support the fight for a cancer-free world. Relay For…

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  • Obituary: Betty Lou Pettis March 26, 1932 – April 23, 2017

    Betty Lou Pettis went to be with the Lord surrounded by her family, Sunday, April 23, 2017, at Boulder Park, Charlevoix, MI. Betty was born March 26, 1932 to parents Roscoe and Bertha (Fraley) Howard in Chandler Township, Boyne Falls, MI. Betty grew up in Chandler, attended local schools and graduated from Petoskey High School…

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  • Charlevoix County College Sports Digest

    This week’s featured Charlevoix County athletes include: Hannah Hoth, Tevin Lamond, Caroline Boss, Molly Jeakle, Kayla Keane, Katie Hybl, Nathaniel Veldboom, Nick Snabes, Tristan Rudolph, Andrew Plude, Nick Plude, Winter Romeyn, Noah Certa, Derek Willis, Annie Fila, and Amber Way.

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  • #401 Boyne City Gazette May 1

    This week’s Boyne City Gazette features stories on the future of the historic Boyne Theater, Relay for Life, the political race for the Boyne City Commission, Charlevoix County Republicans’ Lincoln Day Dinner, our College Sports Digest, Boyne students and their quest to win the Quiz Central competition, and many photos of community events including the open house at Concord Academy Boyne, the Charlevoix Area Humane Society’s fundraiser auction, the Little League opening day celebration, student choir and more, plus information about Buff Up Boyne, the obituary for Betty Lou Pettis, help wanted and other classifieds, letters to the editor and so much more!

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