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  • $10k donation to Boyne City Police for new Tasers

    BY BENJAMIN J. GOHS, EDITOR Thanks to a donation from Classic Instruments of Boyne City, local police officers will have new Tasers, a form of Conducted Electrical Weapon (CEW) which uses electrical shocks in high voltage and low amps to subdue what police refer to as “combative subjects.” “They are an extremely good tool when…

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  • #438 Boyne City Gazette Jan. 17

    This week’s Boyne City Gazette features stories from the most recent Boyne City Commission meeting—the highlight of which was passage of a civil discourse statement of conduct, news on two sex predators who will be behind bars for a long time, lots of community photos from sports games and the big regional spelling bee to a photo story from the latest school board meeting. Also, look for our handy guide to East Jordan Sno-Blast, tips for safe winter driving, plenty of cops & courts news, the Veteran of the Month, Kerri D. Kitson’s obituary, important public notices, lots of upcoming events, and be sure to check out our special page 12 dedication to the 40th anniversary of the Ramblers boys basketball state semi-final team.

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  • Boyne City Police incident reports Dec. 11-17

    See what the Boyne City Police Department’s officers do in their daily work with this look at their weekly incident reports. Monday, December 11, 2017 1602 Private property damage crash in the 1300 block of Boyne AV. 1720 Traffic hazard on Boyne City Rd near Court St.  

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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. SPOTLIGHT • Zach Hankins (Charlevoix 2015) secured his third double-double of the season at center for the NCAA Division II No….

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  • Boyne City High School to celebrate anniversary of 1977 basketball team

    Boyne City Public Schools Athletic Department would like to invite the public to a special night of recognition and celebration of the 40th Anniversary of the 1977 boys Basketball State Semi-Finalists team during halftime of the Varsity Boys basketball game against Charlevoix on Friday, January 12th, 2018. The 1976-77 team finished their stellar season 18-7,…

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  • #437 Boyne City Gazette Jan. 10

    This week’s Boyne City Gazette features stories on the big donation to the Boyne City Police Department, a new plot of land purchased by the city for a variety of uses, plus a look at Boyne City’s audit, the new fees for city hall’s meeting spaces, information on our new 50% off special for local charitable groups, classifieds and business news, the two-page health and wellness section, Charlevoix County College Sports Digest, and lots of community photos.

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  • Boyne City Police incident reports Nov. 27 – Dec. 3

    See what the Boyne City Police Department’s officers do in their daily work with this look at their weekly incident reports. Monday, November 27, 2017 0818 Juvenile missing since yesterday from Boyne Av. Was located. 0832 MDOP complaint from the 400 block of W Ann St 0916 Report of individual caught stealing in the 100 block of…

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  • OPINION – Boyne’s community watchdog

    BY CHRIS FAULKNOR & BENJAMIN J. GOHS If you do something terrible that affects, or could affect, the community, your neighbors have a right to know about it. And, despite claims by some disgruntled news consumers (dating back to the invention of the newspaper), to warn a community about a rapist, a murderer, a drug…

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  • Boyne City sewage spill notice Dec. 8, 2017

    Boyne City sewage spill notice On Friday Dec. 8 at approximately 5:30 p.m. there was a sewer main that had a partial blockage on Wilson St. and the service lead at 1029 South Lake St., which caused about 5 to 10 gallons of sewage to come out of the cleanout behind the house at 1029 South Lake…

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  • Charlevoix County Board of Commissioners synopsis Dec. 13, 2017

    CHARLEVOIX COUNTY COMMISSIONERS SYNOPSIS DECEMBER 13, 2017 The Charlevoix County Board of Commissioners met in the Charlevoix County Commissioners Room on December 13, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. Six Commissioners were present. Motion approved the agenda as presented. Motion approved the consent agenda as presented. Motion approved Resolution #17-118, Approve County Expenditures. Motion approved Resolution #17-119,…

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  • Boyne City Commission synopses October 2017

    CITY OF BOYNE CITY CITY COMMISSION minute synopsis October 10, 2017 – Approved the September 26, 2017 City Commission regular meeting minutes; approved the recommendation of the Airport Advisory Board to appoint Richard Wright as an Ex-Officio member with a term expiring August 24, 2020; approved to re-appoint Cindy Banner to the Compensation Commission for…

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