Michigan Rattler (Eastern Massasauga Rattlesnake) nuisance or necessary?

Michigan rattler (Easter Massasauga Rattlesnake) population dwindling U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Proposes to List Eastern Massasauga Rattlesnake as Threatened

literacy corps volunteers needed – web

Love kids and books? United Way needs Literacy Corps volunteers

With the start of the new school year rapidly approaching, the Char-Em United Way Literacy corps will soon be getting

St. James Township web

Former Charlevoix County Commissioner Richard Gillespie sues Beaver Island’s St. James Township

BY BENJAMIN J. GOHS, NEWS EDITOR Former Charlevoix County Commissioner Richard Gillespie is suing St. James Township and board member

wayne schmidt

Sen. Wayne Schmidt honored

The Michigan Manufacturers Association (MMA) have announced 37th District Michigan State Sen. Wayne Schmidt (R-Traverse City) as its 2015 Legislator

Boyne River – web

Boyne Main Street to ‘crowdfund’ for $50,000 bronze logger statue on Boyne River

BY BENJAMIN J. GOHS, NEWS EDITOR Main Street officials hope to immortalize the area’s timber era history with a $50,000

kamikaze fireflies pic

Bring the kids: Kamikaze Fireflies coming to Boyne Oct. 8

Vaudeville variety show duo “Kamikaze Fireflies” opens CTAC’s 2015-2016 Performing Arts Series with a 6:30 p.m. performance on Thursday, Oct.

boyne pavilion grant

Boyne pavilion project awarded Great Lakes Energy grant

People Fund grant awarded for Boyne pavilion project A $10,000 Great Lakes Energy People Fund grant is among the contributions

Senators Gary Peters, Debbie Stabenow push Great Lakes oil spill protection bill

Peters, Stabenow Introduce Bill to Protect Great Lakes From Oil Spills, Improve Pipeline Safety Legislation Bans Shipping of Crude Oil

enbridge al monaco – web

Enbridge came to Boyne; talked safety of Line 5, Line 6B oil spill and emergency plans

BY BENJAMIN J. GOHS, NEWS EDITOR & CHRIS FAULKNOR, PUBLISHER A day after Enbridge and nearly a dozen governmental agencies

ellsworth drawing web

Ellsworth raises funds necessary to create new community square

Citizens in Ellsworth are enjoying a new public park following a successful crowdfunding campaign This August, the Ellsworth community set

Michigan Senate adopts Wayne Schmidt’s Indian Day resolution

The state Senate on Thursday adopted a resolution sponsored by Sen. Wayne Schmidt to establish the fourth Friday in September

charlevoix area hospital munson healthcare system

Charlevoix Area Hospital to be part of Munson Healthcare System

Charlevoix Area Hospital, Munson Healthcare Reach Final Agreement Charlevoix hospital will fully integrate into Munson Healthcare system Charlevoix Area Hospital

boyne playground – web

BOYNE CITY: Toxic playground public meeting

A public informational session concerning the fate of Boyne City’s community playground has just been announced. The meeting is scheduled

Boyne Gazette week in pics

Please enjoy this selection of photos gathered over the past week from events, breaking news, sports and more!  

boyne on the water – web

Boyne on the Water concepts – Full meeting details

BY BENJAMIN J. GOHS, NEWS EDITOR Community ideas about the future of Boyne City’s waterfront have been turned into concepts

boyne city harvest festival – web

Charlevoix County Events

If you have an event you would like included in the print edition of the Boyne City Gazette and online,

Charlevoix County College Sports

BY CHRIS GRABER, SPECIAL TO THE BOYNE CITY GAZETTE The Charlevoix County Sports Digest is an exclusive feature which appears

Kurburski Chair Caning

Antique-Flywheelers Student Harvest Days

The Flywheelers are hosting the 19th Annual Student Harvest Days on September 21, 22, 23, 24, 2015 at the club’s

Jordan River Arts Council honors artists and patron of arts

Four special people were lauded for their contributions to the arts and to the mission of the Jordan River Arts

Mary Todd, Charlevoix County pioneer family

Charlevoix history exhibit explores Todd pioneer family history

The Charlevoix County History Preservation Society (CCHPS) at Raven Hill Discovery Center presents a new exhibit:  90 Years ~ Todd Pioneer