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Becoming a Destination Town: New businesses opened this winter and more are on the way

Becoming a Destination Town: New businesses opened this winter and more are on the way

  MANISTEE — The City of Manistee is becoming a destination town all its own thanks to a crop of eclectic new businesses springing up. Redeemed Furniture Art and Decor artisan mall, located at 172 Memorial Drive, opened last month. Corinn Fink, owner of Redeemed, said the store specializes in re-purposed, refurbished, vintage and handmade […]

WSMC celebrates banner year

WSMC celebrates banner year

Endowment fund, walk-in clinic, progressive care, renovations, budget among successes MANISTEE — West Shore Medical Center officials reported a successful 2014 despite challenges faced after losing its critical access certification. It was expected that the hospital would lose $5 million a year in Medicare reimbursement when it reverted back to an acute care facility in […]

Giving back to the community

Giving back to the community

MANISTEE COUNTY — Paul Magnan, of Grand Rapids, chose to volunteer in Manistee because the town holds childhood memories. He remembers visiting his grandmother as a boy, so he was excited at the prospect of returning to the town. Magnan, and two other DTE Energy employees, were at the Manistee Senior Center on Thursday because the […]