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Births

Gnade Tim and Anna Gnade, of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, are the proud parents of Cooper Allen Gnade, born on Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, at Mercy Hospital in Cedar Rapids. Cooper weighed 8 pounds, 11 ounces and measured 21 inches. Maternal grandparents are Ron and Sarah Jankwietz of Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Paternal grandparents are Dan and […]

Pefley and Lijewski to wed

Pefley and Lijewski to wed

Mr. and Mrs. Alan Baldwin, of Pentwater, announce the approaching wedding of their daughter, Amanda Pefley to David Lijewski, son of Mr. & Mrs. David Lijewski Sr., of Manistee. The bride to be is employed by the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians and attending West Shore Community College. The groom is employed by Packaging Corporation of […]

Births

Almquist Jason and Norah Almquist, of Wellston, are parents of Arylin Elaine Almquist, born Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at West Shore Medical Center. Arylin weighed 6 pounds, 14.6 ounces and measured 20 inches. Paternal grandparents are Janet Barber and Harold Almquist, of Harrietta. Cronk Harold and Amy Cronk, of Scottville, are parents of Harold Joseph […]

DeRooys celebrate golden anniversary

DeRooys celebrate golden anniversary

Larry and Jean DeRooy were married on the first day of spring, March 20, 1964, at the First Congregational United Church of Christ in Clare by Minister F. Van Parker performing the services. They celebrated their golden anniversary on March 20, 2014, with three sons, Larry (with wife) Nadeem DeRooy, Lorne DeRooy and Lerrin DeRooy, with […]

Vickers recognized for broadcast success

Jarrod Vickers, a 2009 graduate of Manistee High School, was recently commended for being an outstanding new broadcaster. Vickers has been serving in the U.S. Air Force since March 2012 as a Broadcast Journalist and is stationed at McConnell AFB in Wichita, Kan. “I would like to congratulate A1C Jarrod Vickers (PA), for being selected […]

Onekama team competes in state horsemanship event

Onekama team competes in state horsemanship event

The Onekama Middle School Equestrian Team recently competed in a Michigan Interscholastic Horsemanship Association event. Three generations of cowgirls are pictured, and all are graduates or attending school at Onekama. Seven participants are involved in Manistee County 4-H activities, and all share a compassion for horses. Pictured from right to left are Deb Bradford, Elizabeth […]

Knights of Columbus support ARC with fundraiser

Members of the Manistee Knights of Columbus recently presented a check to ARC with money raised from the group’s annual Tootsie Roll Drive. The mission of ARC is to ensure that people with Developmental Disabilities are valued in order that they and their families can participate fully in and contribute to their community. Pictured (left […]

White, Krusniak to wed

White, Krusniak to wed

Tyler White and Alia Krusniak are excited to share the announcement of their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Roger and Connie Krusniak of Manistee. The groom is the son to Connie White, also of Manistee. Alia is a 2007 high school graduate of Manistee Catholic Central and Tyler a 2006 graduate of Manistee High […]