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  • Charlevoix and Emmet counties school supplies drive returns

    The extra expenses associated with the start of school each year are difficult for many families. Char-Em United Way (CEUW) is asking the community to collect and donate school supplies to make this school year a successful one for every child. Char-Em United Way will host its annual school supply drive beginning Aug. 14, and…

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  • Charlevoix County’s state senator Schmidt to hold local hours

    State Sen. Wayne Schmidt, R-Traverse City, will hold coffee hours with constituents throughout the 37th Senate District during the month of August. The senator will be available to answer questions and provide information and assistance, as well as take suggestions on issues affecting communities and businesses in the district. No appointment is necessary. For more…

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  • Charlevoix County clerk and courts filings

    District Court The following cases were recently heard in Charlevoix’s 90th District Court: Zachary Robert Robinson, 23 of Grand Rapids, disorderly person. To pay $350 in fines and costs. Charles Leonard Scherping, 74 of Charlevoix, failure to report an accident. To pay $400 in fines and costs, $222.55 in restitution.  

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  • Boyne Police logs July 10-16

    See what the Boyne City Police Department’s officers do in their daily work with this look at their weekly incident reports. Monday, July 10, 2017 1122 Subject calling with questions about where ATV’s can be ridden in town. 1152 Trespass complaint received in the 400 block of Jefferson St 1450 Littering complaint in the 200 block of S Lake…

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  • OPINION: Let those who wish to serve in the military do so

    BY CHRIS FAULKNOR, PUBLISHER Transgender individuals in the military has been a hot button topic lately. Everyone seems to have opinion, myself included. Some, understandably, have concerns about people who identify on this basis. Members of the military have expressed views involving their comfort level, for example. The women, for example, are concerned with the…

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  • Charlevoix County Planning Commission meets Aug. 3

    The Charlevoix County Planning Commission will hold their next meeting on Thursday Aug. 3, at 7 p.m. in the Commissioners Room at the Charlevoix County Building, 203 Antrim St., Charlevoix. The meeting is open to the public, and all who are interested are invited to attend. The agenda packet is below.

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  • #414 Boyne City Gazette Aug. 2

    This week’s Boyne City Gazette features stories on a plan to bring rain gardens to Camp Sea-Gull, the annual school supplies drive getting started, the Boyne City Commission’s plan to purchase the Boyne Open Space property, local opinions on the plan to use general fund moneys instead of a millage to buy the open space, the latest in cops and courts information, a look at how proposed changes to the state constitution, info on home repair loans, the county’s upcoming senior picnic and health fair, our big car care and buying tips section, lots of events, community photos, and much more!

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