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Area teams, individuals earn Academic All-State honors

Area teams, individuals earn Academic All-State honors

Lakers’ Harrington, Merrill, Chips’ Fuller get individual awards Manistee County basketball teams combined to win two district titles last season, but took home more postseason honors for their work in the classroom. Both the girls and boys teams from Manistee, Bear Lake and Brethren earned Academic All-State honorable mentions from the Basketball Coaches Association of […]

Drenched in April Showers

Drenched in April Showers

Heavy rainfall combines with snowmelt to flood the county MANISTEE COUNTY — Several inches of rainfall  over a two-day period, combined with snowmelt, caused flooding throughout Manistee County on Monday. “Low lying areas are flooded,” said Ken Falk, emergency management coordinator for the county. “Ponds are flooded. There are one or two roads that have water […]