• Boyne schools wants your input on 35 acres of land

    Boyne school officials want your opinions on what to do with nearly three dozen acres of property it recently learned it owns.
    Pictured in the featured photo at a meeting held to discuss the fate of the property are Robin Hissong-Berry and Susan Vrondran.
    Photo by Chris Faulknor

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  • #431 Boyne City Gazette Nov. 29

    This week’s Boyne City Gazette features stories on the new reading law affecting local schools, a big donation from the Boyne Boosters for a variety of school arts, academics, and athletics purposes, highlights from the meeting to determine what to do with a 35-acre parcel of land BCPS recently learned it owns, info on the upcoming Judy Kuheana benefit breakfast, lots of great pictures from Thanksgiving, Holiday Open House, the Knights of Columbus spelling bee, plus cops and courts, local opinions, business news, tips to help keep your pets safe this winter, the Charlevoix County College Sports Digest, and so much more!

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  • OBITUARY: Richard Vernard Fineout, Feb. 19, 1929 – Nov. 8, 2017

    Richard Vernard Fineout was born the second of two boys to Edith and Harvey Fineout in Lansing, Michigan. He attended Lansing public schools, then enrolled at Michigan State University. Two years into college, he married Elsie Graham, his high school sweetheart, and they began a family. He attended MSU part-time for 9 years as an…

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  • Boyne Community Christmas program needs your help

    The Boyne Area Community Christmas committee is once again gearing up to give. If you find yourself able to give, your donation will be greatly appreciated by a family in need. Donations of non-perishable foods, new unwrapped toys, games or books can be taken to the Boyne City Education Center at the Pine Street entrance….

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  • #430 Boyne City Gazette Nov.22

    Happy Thanksgiving!

    This week’s Boyne City Gazette features stories on the Boyne Thanksgiving celebrations and Christmas holiday kickoff, highlights from the most recent Boyne City Commission meeting, how to write letters to Santa and get a response, lots of photos from Boyne Meets Broadway and Earlier than the Bird, local opinions, cops & courts, Richard Fineout’s obituary, holiday church services, school news, and so much more!

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  • Eyesore no more; Boyne City’s Chapp house demolished

    Though there have been years of complaints over the structure, the issue over the Chapp house, located at 204 East St. in Boyne City, officially began on March 16, 2016 when a neighboring property owner filed a complaint of “dangerous structure” with the city. Pictured is the demolition process as it began on Tuesday Nov. 7. Photo by Chris Faulknor

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  • Charlevoix County’s state legislators vote on guns, Coast Guard, ice shanties and more

    MichiganVotes.org, a free, non-partisan website created by the Mackinac Center for Public Policy, providing concise, non-partisan, plain-English descriptions of every bill and vote in the Michigan House and Senate. Please visit www.MichiganVotes.org. Y = Yes, N = No, X = Not Voting • Senate Bill 584, Expand concealed pistol “no-carry zone” exemptions: Passed 25 to 12…

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  • Sen. Gary Peters working to strengthen Michigan defense industry, military

    U.S. Senator Gary Peters (MI), a former Lt. Commander in the U.S. Navy Reserve and a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, yesterday helped pass major defense legislation with over a dozen provisions he authored supporting Michigan’s growing defense industry and boosting America’s military preparedness. The final National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA)conference report, which sets…

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  • #429 Boyne City Gazette Nov. 15

    This week’s Boyne City Gazette features stories on Boyne’s Earlier Than The Bird shopping event, some major cases in the local courts, an effort to fix overreaching zoning language, local opinions, a look at the Boyne City Police’s weekly incident reports, The Charlevoix County Veteran of the Month, public notices and classifieds, many photos from the numerous Veterans Day observances around the area, a big list of upcoming events, school and sports news, community briefs and so much more.

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  • Nursing assistant hiring event at McLaren in Petoskey

    McLaren Northern Michigan is hosting a Nursing Assistant Hiring Event on Saturday Nov. 18 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the Petoskey cafeteria, located on the floor above the McLaren Northern Michigan main entrance. Nursing assistants, known as Patient Care Technicians (PCT) at McLaren Northern Michigan, provide support by helping patients with physical functions, obtaining vital…

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  • Boyne Valley Catholic Community services

    The Boyne Valley Catholic Community is offering many opportunities to enrich your prayer life and spirituality beginning November 12 th the Thirty First Week in Ordinary Time Activities during the week that begins November 12th include: Second sacramental preparation session (Sunday, November 12th ) at 5:30 pm at St. Matthew. All adults of the parish are encouraged…

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  • Boyne Valley Garden Club Christmas wreath, garland sale

    Once again it’s time to order your holiday wreaths and garland from the Boyne Valley Garden Club. Their beautiful wreaths are handcrafted of Balsam Fir, White Pine & Cedar. Warm up your home or business with one of these wonderfully fragrant traditional symbols of the holiday season. Or share the joy with friends, families, customers…

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  • Veterans Day events around Charlevoix County

    Boyne City Am Legion The Boyne City American Legion Post 228 will observe Veterans Day on Friday Nov. 10, at the post’s home corner of South Lake and Main streets in Boyne City. The post will open at 10:30 a.m. and the ceremony will begin at 11 a.m. The post is observing on Friday to…

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  • Charlevoix County College Sports Digest

    This special feature is produced for the Boyne City Gazette by sportswriter Chris Graber. Following is an in-depth look at how former high school athletes from around Charlevoix County are doing in sports at the college and university level.

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  • PUBLIC NOTICE – Boyne City Commission synopses

    CITY OF BOYNE CITYCITY OF BOYNE CITYCITY COMMISSIONminute synopsisAugust 8, 2017  –  Approved the July 25, 2017 City Commission regular meeting minutes; approved to purchase a 2017 demo Fire Tanker Truck from Toyne in the amount of $197,050.Cindy Grice, City Clerk/Treasurer CITY OF BOYNE CITYCITY COMMISSIONminute synopsisAugust 29, 2017  –  approve the August 8, 2017…

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  • Boyne Holiday Guide 2017

    Now you can view and download the 2017 Boyne Holiday Guide a week early!
    This 16-page, full-color magazine has information on everything from Thanksgiving and Christmas church services to Earlier Than The Bird, the big Boyne City Holiday Open House, and so much more.

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  • #428 Boyne City Gazette Nov. 8

    This week’s Boyne City Gazette features news on another local with political ambitions, info on Veterans Day observances and events around Charlevoix County, an update on the proposed plan to extend city water service in Boyne, a preview of the upcoming historical presentation regarding Boyne City’s founders, so many community photos—from Halloween to the Boyne Business Expo—guest commentary from Sen. Wayne Schmidt and gubernatorial candidate Gretchen Whitmer, lots of court news, a look at how your state legislators voted recently, important public notices, our big Health & Welness section, the Charlevoix County College Sports Digest, and so much more!

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  • Hayes Township Camp Sea-Gull fundraiser meeting Nov. 8

    Members of the public, the Hayes Township Parks and Recreation Committee and members of the Board of Trustees will be meeting on Nov. 8, at 7 p.m. at the Hayes Township Hall, 09195 Old US 31 N., Charlevoix to discuss fund raising for the Hayes Township Park Camp Sea-Gull. Please consider joining us for a…

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  • 2017 Business Expo and Taste of Boyne

    “It’s our biggest business networking event of the year, and it’s the best way to have over 1,000 people see your business,” said Boyne Area Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Ashley Cousens. “It’s the equivalent of having 1,000 people walk through your storefront in one evening.”

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