Cathie Martin

Beach Reopened Following Water Plant Leak

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Emergency crews were called to the Marysville Water Filtration Plant at 1535 River Road  about 10:15 a.m. Wednesday for a fluoride leak.  According to Marysville Chief Of Public Safety, Tom Konick, emergency crews were able to contain the fluoride to the building, however there was a leak from the south side of the building into…

Boat4Vets Event!

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The Blue Water Chapter of Boat4vets is holding the second annual Boat4vets outing Saturday, August 15th at River Street Marina in Port Huron. All Veterans are invited for a relaxing day of fun, food, prizes  and conversation.  There is no cost to veterans for the event  The boat captains along with volunteers will provide every…

9-1-1 — The Origin!

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Have you ever wondered how 9-1-1 came to be the emergency number to call?  Reports say that in 1957, the National Association of Fire Chief recommended a single number for reporting fires, but, it wasn’t until 1967, ten years later, that the President’s Commission on Law Enforcement and the Administration of Justice began the process…

Art Prize Artist Among “Featured” At Studio 12 19

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Studio 1219 will be hosting three August gallery exhibitions with the opening receptions all being held on Friday August 7, 2015 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.  The opening receptions and exhibitions are free and open to the public.  2015 Art Prize artist Jenny Walker will feature realistic and classical paintings in her show entitled…

C.A.P.T.U.R.E. Is Seeking Assistance

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Gunshot wounds sent a 24-year-old man from Port Huron to the hospital last Monday evening.  According to a statement from Port Huron Police, officers were called to the 600 block of Taylor Street in Port Huron shortly after 11:30 p.m. Monday for reports of shots fired.  There, officers found a victim having sustained a number…

Academy Of Style Receives New Home

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Officials at St. Clair County RESA say remodeling continues this summer on classroom space on the west side of TEC that will accommodate the salon portion of the cosmetology program this fall. The salon is known to the public as the Academy of Style. The salon, for 2nd-year students, has been operating from a storefront…

Fort Gratiot Hospital Heritage Committee To Meet

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The members of the Fort Gratiot Hospital Heritage Committee will meet Monday, August 3, 2015 at 4:00 pm in the Fog Signal Building at the Fort Gratiot Light Station.  This is the group that has worked tirelessly to bring the project back on target, and  will review the physical progress, feedback from SandFest event and next steps.…

Marysville Continues To Work On Roads

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The orange barrels will continue to be put into use in Marysville.  At Monday night’s City Council meeting, the board approved a more than $1.5 million bid from Marysville’s Raymond Excavating as part of an approved project that was not to exceed $2 million coming from existing road funds.  Roads to be resurfaced, include St.…

Senator Meets With Area Business Members

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Gary Peters was in Port Huron yesterday, meeting at the new Blue Water Convention Center at a gathering sponsored by the Blue Water Area Chamber of Commerce.  He met with a number of business people from the community, as well as City Managers of both Port Huron and Marysville, and the Mayor of Port Huron. …