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Vikings sail past Big Rapids Cardinals, 3-1

Vikings sail past Big Rapids Cardinals, 3-1

Big Rapids boys soccer can’t overcome early deficit against Tri-County BIG RAPIDS — The Big Rapids Cardinals boys soccer team spotted Tri-County a 2-0 lead in the first half on Wednesday night in Big Rapids and could never recover, losing the Central State Activities Association (CSAA) contest, 3-1. The Cardinals (1-2, 1-2 CSAA) played even […]

Fishing conditions improving locally

BIG RAPIDS — The DNR reports that a light number of salmon have moved into some of the rivers statewide, but  the recent warmer temperatures have impacted the movement of fish locally. Rain and windy conditions have had an impact on the Great Lakes and the inland lakes. “Fishing has been great,” Jolyn Hildabridle of […]

Castaways Club wraps up tournament season

Castaways Club wraps up tournament season

Local fishing club honors successful anglers at awards banquet BIG RAPIDS — The Castaways Bass Fishing Club finished its tournament season on a high note last weekend with competition at Lakes Cadillac and Mitchell and an awards banquet. The season started in late May. Danielle Sissell, a director of the club, along with her husband […]