| Jul 26, 2013
| 6:57 AM
More than 300 students and advisors representing more than 50 community foundations across the state came together in late June at Central Michigan University with one goal in mind: to learn how to be more effective grantmakers in their own communities....
| Jul 10, 2013
| 6:46 AM
Though Carl Brien, the Petoskey band director for the high school and middle school retired after 37 years in this position, his favorite catch phrases will stay with his students forever.
“Time will pass, will you?” the 65-year-old asked the...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 8:10 AM
Early indications are that North Central Michigan College’s new outreach programs are boosting enrollment for fall 2013.
According to Wendy Fought, director of Student Outreach and Engagement, enrollment figures as of July 5 show an increase from...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 5:44 AM
Here is our weekly salute to the people, places and organizations that make Northern M
ichigan a special place to live.
We applaud the Petoskey Department of Public Safety's fire prevention initiative.
The department plans to soon...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 5:42 AM
PETOSKEY -- For Jim Kanine, new job opportunities that have emerged from time to time helped keep his 35-year education career engaging.
"What it does for you is, it keeps you fresh," Kanine said.
Kanine, the principal of Petoskey High School since...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 6:50 AM
CHEBOYGAN -- Victoria J. Hand recently was appointed as senior vice president and cashier of Citizens National Bank by its board of directors.
"Vicki has been an excellent employee throughout her 34-year career with CNB. She has served as the bank's...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 7:53 AM
Bonnie Bessor's job can take its toll after a while. As executive director of Rebuilding Together, she's responsible for finding ways to help low-income Baltimore residents with home repair, maintenance projects and money to pay for the heat.
| Apr 5, 2013
| 6:29 AM
Lisa Dunn and Tim Fischer are announcing their engagement and plans for a July wedding.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of George and JoAnne Dunn of Sterling Heights. She is a graduate of Central Michigan University.
Her fiance is the son of Art and...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 12:14 PM
Here is our weekly salute to the people, places and organizations that make Northern Michigan a special place to live.
Help and hope
Hundreds of local volunteers turned out to offer a helping hand to their neighbors during the sixth annual Project...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 4:55 AM
EAST JORDAN -- All 11th grade students at East Jordan High School visited at least one college campus this March.
"When choosing a college, it is essential for students to visit campuses in order to make an informed decision," said high school...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 3:30 AM
CHARLEVOIX — The Charlevoix Rayders will soon have one of their own heading up the school’s football program.
At its regular school board meeting Monday the Charlevoix Public Schools Board of Education approved a recommendation from a...