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Wednesday, March 29, 2017
gratiot county parks and recreation

Gratiot County Parks Wants to Upgrade Online Pavilion Booking

The Gratiot County Parks and Recreation Commission discussed a proposal last week to revamp its park reservation system. Parks Director Pete Little says the county needs a better online reservation system. There are seven...
Mt Pleasant

Mt Pleasant 2017 Operating Budget Approved, Some Dissent

Mt Pleasant City Commissioners approved the 2017 city budget by a 5-2 vote. Vice Mayor Allison Quast-Lents and Commissioner Jim Holton dissented. Quast-Lents raised concerns about rental housing fees, inspections and penalties that were...
Collin Jensen Edmore

Missing Edmore Man Found Dead

A 20 year old Edmore man reported missing has been found. Sadly Collin Mathew Jensen was found dead in Isabella County, the result of a motorcycle accident. Jensen’s family reported him missing Saturday, he...
mt pleasant center

Remaining Mt Pleasant Center Buildings To Be Demolished

The remaining buildings on the Mt Pleasant Center property will be demolished this year. Mount Pleasant City Commissioners approved a $2.5 million contract with Melching Inc. for the demolition on Monday. After $600,000 in...
Travis English

Travis English Sentenced To Prison For Car Theft

Gratiot County man Travis English was sentenced to five to 15 years in prison after his involvement in numerous car thefts and break-ins. Judge Randy Tahvonen also ordered English to pay $418 in restitution...
police

Police Chase Ends in Crash and Arrest

A 27-year-old Shepherd man sent police on a two-county chase early Sunday morning. Gratiot County Sheriff’s deputies lost sight of the car near County Line and Loomis Roads around 2:15AM, then Isabella County deputies...
Central Michigan University

CMU Police Warn of Scam

Central Michigan University Police warned people not to respond to unsolicited job offers through email. A recent scam used “@centralmich.org” email addresses. The offers call for a personal assistant or similar work, then the...
Central Michigan University

CMU Receives Higher Learning Commission Accreditation

The Higher Learning Commission awarded accreditation to Central Michigan University. The university received the highest possible marks in all areas. CMU keeps its accreditation until 2025. A university must meet 21 different criteria to...
Election vote

Statewide And National Election Results

Find mid-Michigan election results HERE U.S. President: Donald Trump (R)    2,255,356    48% Hillary Clinton (D)    2,239,745    47% Gary Johnson (L)    171,404    4% Jill Stein (G)    51,012    1% U.S. Representative 4th District: John Moolenaar...
Christopher Bott-Fleming Mt Pleasant fire arson suspect

Arson Charges Against Bott-Fleming Dropped

Arson charges against Christopher Bott-Fleming have been dropped. Bott-Fleming had been charged with Third-degree arson of a warehouse on Walnut Street in Mount Pleasant on June 10th. Police are continuing their investigation into who...