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Peterson named MHS boys head coach

Peterson named MHS boys head coach

Mike Peterson has coached several systems on numerous staffs at various levels of basketball. His extensive list of experiences will culminate with the Chippewas this winter. Peterson, who most recently assisted the Grand Haven boys varsity squad, was named Manistee’s head coach this week. He inherits a team that won just 11 games in the […]

Saints home and away this weekend

Saints home and away this weekend

The final four games of the regular season are on tap this weekend for the Manistee Saints, and their mission is clear. “We’ve got to win ‘em all,” said manager Phil Kliber. “Unless of course we get help, but you can’t count on that.” The Saints are locked in a tight battle for the fourth […]

Kiel, Modjeski win Copemish 5K

Kiel, Modjeski win Copemish 5K

COPEMISH — Nearly 50 runners participated in the ninth annual Copemish Historical Society 5K Run/Walk on Aug. 3. Kyle Kiel was the first to cross the finish line in the time of 17:23 while Julie Modjeski was the overall female finisher in 23:26. Phil Sedler (37:13) and Sarah Campbell (43:24) were the male and female […]