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Brethren bows out to rival Baldwin

Brethren bows out to rival Baldwin

BALDWIN  —  The freshman did just fine. Braeden Childress, stepping in as quarterback for Baldwin Friday night, was more than up to the task in throwing five touchdown passes and completing 12 passes for 275 yards in a 50-19 Division 8 first-round victory for the Panthers over Brethren. The Panthers won their first playoff game […]

FISHING REPORT: Angler numbers dropping

MANISTEE — Though angler participation is dropping, the Department of Natural Resources points out that this is still a great time of year to go fishing, especially if anglers want to avoid the crowds. Fishermen are encouraged to target bass, pike, walleye and panfish. At Manistee, pier anglers and those surfcasting have been catching steelhead […]

Lakers return to D4 finals on a mission

Lakers return to D4 finals on a mission

Already bulging with hardware, the cross country section of Bear Lake’s trophy case can always be crammed with more. And that’s exactly what the Lakers look to do this weekend in the Division 4 state finals at Michigan International Speedway of Brooklyn. “The goal is to go down there and bring home a couple trophies,” […]