• Great Lakes Energy director election results

    Three Incumbents Re-elected Incumbents Paul Schemanski of Petoskey, Mark Carson of Boyne City and Paul Byl of Shelby were re-elected by Great Lakes Energy members in their district to three-year terms on the electric cooperative’s board of directors. Carson and Byl each defeated challengers in their district to earn a position on the board. Schemanski, …

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  • Low-income students apply for free college tuition by Aug. 31

    Time is running out for eligible individuals from the Class of 2018 who have graduated with a high school diploma or equivalent to claim their Tuition Incentive Program benefits, according to the Michigan Department of Treasury. The grant program – commonly referred to as TIP – encourages eligible Medicaid recipients to complete high school by providing college…

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  • OBITUARY – Nancy Ann (Ewigleben) Boulanger

    Nancy Ann (Ewigleben) Boulanger, 77, of Midland, passed away August 16, 2018 at her home in Midland, Michigan. She was born in Lansing, Michigan on January 11, 1941, a second child to the late Albert and Freeda (Ruger) Ewigleben and older brother, Robert. The Ewigleben family had a summer home in Beulah, Michigan. It is…

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  • OBITUARY – Samuel Benjamin Myers

    Samuel Benjamin Myers, 9 years old, died on August 9, 2018. Samuel was born on August 11, 2008 in Petoskey, Michigan, the son of Sharon (Bearss) and Brad Myers. He had recently completed the 4th grade at St. Francis Xavier Catholic School. Samuel was a member of the Eagles and The Charge soccer teams. He…

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  • Boyne City Commission highlights

    The Boyne City Commission met to discuss and decide upon a number of business items—including the water main project, assessing services, water pump repairs, and a rezone request—at its Tuesday Aug. 14 regular meeting. Following are the discussion highlights and decisions made. Boyne City Commissioner Sally Page was excused absent.    

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