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Accused cop shooter James Franklin Cook of Boyne City charged with intent to murder Charlevoix County Sheriff Deputy Fred Hasty

James Franklin Cook, 53, of Boyne City, was charged today, Tuesday June 23, with three counts of assault with intent

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  • June 23, 2015
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BEAVER ISLAND: St. James Township sewer finances and records in dubious condition

Benjamin Gohs News Editor Just what is going on with the record-keeping and finances on Beaver Island’s St. James Township?

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  • March 16, 2015
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More Rules?

Charlevoix County Parks & Recreation Director Ross Maxwell approached the Charlevoix County Building & Grounds Committee, on Wednesday June 12, with the issue of whether hunting should be allowed in county parks.

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  • June 17, 2013
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COA gets new director

The Charlevoix County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved the hiring of new Charlevoix County Commission On Aging Executive Director Shirley Gillespie last week.

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  • April 15, 2013
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Good Roads

The annual Northwest Michigan Pavement ratings for 2012 are out and it appears Charlevoix County has some of the region’s better roads.

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  • April 15, 2013
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Sheriff answers all

How long has the county had a substation? How many deputies are on patrol at one time? Who paid for the new police cruiser?
Charlevoix County Sheriff W. Don Schneider answers these questions and more

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  • April 9, 2013
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Mine proposed in Norwood

The fight to operate a limestone quarry in Norwood Township that ended just over two years ago when mine owner Wayne Wynkoop took his own life is about to begin again.

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  • April 1, 2013
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300K application for trail grant moves ahead

The Charlevoix County Board of Commissioners voted 5-1 to apply for a $300,000 state grant to help pay for the second phase of the Boyne City to U.S. 31 non-motorized trail.

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  • April 1, 2013
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County ends recycling contract with Emmet

A measure for Charlevoix County to end its recycling contract with Emmet passed 4-2 despite overwhelming protest

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  • March 18, 2013
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Trail to continue in smaller segments

The Boyne City to U.S. 31 non-motorized trail will likely move forward but in smaller segments.

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  • March 5, 2013
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Slashing, Chandler Hill roads next on millage to be fixed

Denny Way of the Charlevoix County Road Millage Steering Committee presented the Charlevoix County Board of Commissioners with his group’s recommendation for the next roads to be repaired using county road millage funds.

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  • February 18, 2013
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Seeking solutions

Elected leaders from all over Charlevoix County gathered on Monday Jan. 28 for the third annual Charlevoix County Elected Leader Summit meeting.

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  • February 4, 2013
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Telgenhof at Helm

Allen Telgenhof has taken the helm, and now presides as Charlevoix County Prosecutor

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  • January 2, 2013
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District Court: 11/11/12-11/17/12

Cases heard recently in the Charlevoix County District Court

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  • November 24, 2012
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