WSCC Trustees meet for purchase of US-31 building

Chairman Bruce Smith has called a special meeting of the WSCC Board of Trustees Today,  December 11, at 5 p.m., in the Board Room of the Administrative and Conference Building.


The trustees will consider the motion to purchase the property located on U.S. 31 to be used for training for police and emergency personnel. The motion to purchase the building  was originally tabled during their meeting on November 20 due to the building being listed for nearly twice the appraisal amount.

Warning system test in Manistee

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Consumers Energy will be conducting a test of their emergency public warning sirens and speaker systems near its Tippy and Hodenpyl hydroelectric generating plants on the Manistee River on Wednesday, December 13 at approximately 10 a.m.

Manistee Cocaine Arraignment

On December 5, 2017 Eddie Lee Scott, 54, of Manistee was arraigned in the 85th District Court of Manistee on the charge of Possession with Intent to Deliver cocaine. Scott has posted a bond of $6,000.00 and has been released from the Manistee County Jail.

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Alexis Mary-Jane Burton, 20, of Manistee was also arraigned on the same charge on November 3.

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In September of this year, Manistee City Police Officers were dispatched to the 500 block of River Street. Officers observed items that lead to contact detectives from SSCENT. After a search warrant was executed, cocaine was seized from the property.The charges are felonies punishable by up to 20 years in prison and/or a $25,000.00 fine.

State Police ask you to stuff a Blue Goose

The Michigan State Police (MSP) Hart Post is hosting “STUFF A BLUE GOOSE FOR CHRISTMAS”.  Patrol cars are affectionately referred to as a “Blue Goose”. Officers hope to stuff patrol cars full of new toys and non-perishable food items.


All of the donated items collected will be turned over to the Salvation Army for distribution to the families in need.  They are planning to have troopers and a patrol car at the Walmart store in Ludington to accept donations.  STUFF A BLUE GOOSE FOR CHRISTMAS will be Friday, December 15, 2017, from 11:00A.M until 4:00P.M.

Rep. Curt Vanderwall hosts local Coffee Hours

State Rep. Curt VanderWall of Ludington is hosting coffee hours. Coffee hours are a chance for people to share their thoughts, ideas and concerns about state government. No appointments are necessary to attend.  


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