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Mount Pleasant, MI
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Joe Grantham memorial Harrison fire chief

Harrison Remembers Former Fire Chief Joe Grantham

The community of Harrison gathered together on Thursday to remember the life and service of former fire chief Joe Grantham. Grantham passed away Monday, and spent decades with the fire department, including seven years...
Harrison Community Schools building improvements

Voters Approve Harrison Community Schools Improvement Plan

Voters in the Harrison Community Schools district approved a $2.6 million bond for construction, remodeling and other district improvements. Phase one of the project should begin in spring of 2018, and involves renovating, repairing...
Clare Depot

Crowdfunding Campaign Launched For Clare Depot

The city of Clare, Michigan Economic Development Corp. and the Michigan State Housing Development Authority announced a crowdfunding campaign to raise $25,000 for the Clare Depot project by August 15th. If the public successfully...
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Man Propositions Teens in St Louis

St Louis police need your help identifying a man who propositioned two teenage girls near the Electric Department Dam over the weekend. Two 14-year-old girls walked along Main Street just after noon on Saturday...
Sarah Mora Alma murder

Sarah Mora Gets Life in Prison for Thomas Mendoza Murder

Sarah Mora was sentenced to life in prison for second degree murder in the death of her fiancé Thomas Mendoza last summer. Mora said she wanted to ease Mendoza’s pain and reunite him with...
bandit industries united states "e" award

Bandit Industries Receives Prestigious Award

Bandit Industries out of Isabella County received an award from the United States Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker in Washington D.C. on Monday for helping the United States expand exported products. The President’s “E”...
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Workshop Held To Discuss Gender Equity Center

The Women and Gender Studies department at CMU hosted a workshop on Tuesday focused on the proposal to bring a Gender Equity Center to campus. The center would provide administrative support and create solutions...
Special Olympics Michigan Polar Plunge Mt Pleasant

Polar Plunge Raises $80,000 for Special Olympics Michigan

400 plungers took the dive on Saturday in the annual Mt Pleasant Polar Plunge fundraiser for Special Olympics Michigan. SOMI set a goal of $80,000 for this year’s event, and raised the money within...
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Wind Gusts Knock Down Mid-Michigan Trees

Wind gusts knocked down multiple trees Tuesday in mid-Michigan. Isabella and Clare counties each saw at least one tree fall, while three trees fell in Gratiot County. Mid-Michigan faces even heavier winds today, with...
Marijuana Plant

Shepherd Couple Arrested After Marijuana Bust

Police arrested 49-year-old Steven and Leslie Fisher of Shepherd yesterday after finding between 11 and 99 pounds of marijuana in a home and business. Police obtained the search warrants after performing two trash pulls...