Nearly 30,000 braved weather for the 2015 Mackinac Bridge Walk

Approximately 30,000 smiles were peeking out from beneath ponchos and rain jackets on Labor Day for the annual Mackinac Bridge

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Charlevoix County Board of Commissioners passes $1.08 million child care budget

BY BENJAMIN J. GOHS, NEWS EDITOR The Charlevoix County Board of commissioners recently approved the 2015-2016 Child Care Budget at

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Sweet 16 swimmer Alexis Lefevre celebrates birthday with swim across Lake Charlevoix

Alexis Lefevre turned Sweet Sixteen this past weekend, and to celebrate she swam across Lake Charlevoix! Inspired, (challenged!), and accompanied

Good Neighbors Food Pantry to open in Boyne City; Public dedication Sept. 17

Hoping to help fight hunger in the Boyne area, the Good Neighbors Food Pantry has been established. The pantry will


Dr. Tom Veryser, founder dental clinics for needy, retires

Michigan Community Dental Clinics’ Tom Veryser Passes Reins to Gregory Heintschel as Chief Executive Officer At the end of July,

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Fun and prizes at Boyne Archery Club’s 1st 3-D fun shoot

BY BENJAMIN J. GOHS, NEWS EDITOR The Boyne City Commission recently gave the go-ahead to planners of the Boyne Area

Boyne City water fluoridation should resume Wednesday November 19

Benjamin Gohs, Editor The fluoride issue that was supposed to have been settled at the Tuesday Nov. 4 general election was

Charlevoix County settles Fanara-Jarema suit for undisclosed sum

By Benjamin J. Gohs, Editor Former Charlevoix County Chief-Assistant Prosecutor Shaynee Fanara’s harassment suit against the county and her old

County defends property from United Nations

By Benjamin J. Gohs, Editor The Charlevoix County Board of Commissioners, last week, voted unanimously to support a resolution which

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Serious accusations levied against prosecutor

Charlevoix County Chief-Assistant Prosecutor Shaynee Fanara spoke to the Charlevoix County Board of Commissioners during their Wednesday April 11, meeting about concerns she has with her boss Charlevoix County Prosecutor John Jarema.

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Mixed ruling in Charlevoix County FOIA case

What began on May 11, 2011, with a Petoskey News-Review request for documents under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) resulted in an ultimate judgment in favor of the newspaper for two of the six e-mails they had sought.

Massive St. Pat’s celebration on Beaver Island

It’s been called the world’s best St. Patrick’s Day party and it’s only a brief flight from Charlevoix.

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City officials, press clash over Kirtland citizens committee

The Boyne City Commission engaged a lengthy discussion for nearly an hour on whether the newly formed Kirtland noise issue citizens committee meetings would be open to the public or held in private.