Cathie Martin

Brian Moeller Loses Battle With Cancer

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Port Huron has lost a strong voice and advocate for the city.  Port Huron Councilman Brian Moeller lost his battle with cancer Tuesday.  Moeller, 59 was diagnosed with small cell carcinoma about Thanksgiving time, and was given a good report in February, however, a routine-type surgery last week found the cancer had returned with a…

Study Shows SC4 Contributes More Than $200 Million To Local Economy

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St. Clair County Community College contributes more than $200 million annually to the local economy, according to a new economic study by Economic Modeling Specialists International.  The recently commissioned study analyzed SC4’s effect on St. Clair County using student and financial data from the 2012-13 fiscal year.  According to the report, SC4 contributes $202.6 million to the…

Jury Selection Begins

Manuel Gamez

Jury selection is completed in the trial of a man charged with killing two Port Huron residents last summer.  Thirty-two year old Manuel Gamez has been charged with  two counts of open murder, two counts of torture and one count of first-degree criminal sexual conduct.  Charges came following the murders of Melissa Ichenberg, 26, and…

Police Looking For Armed Robbery Suspect

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The Port Huron Police Department is seeking assistance in the investigation of an armed robbery that occurred shortly after 9:30 p.m. Monday at the Spirits Shoppe, at 3550 Gratiot Ave. in Port Huron.  The suspect is described as a white male with a scruffy beard between 5 feet, 10 inches and 6 feet tall wearing…

Port Huron Area School District Looking At Coming School Year

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Port Huron Area School District Board of Education held its regular board meeting Monday evening.  New Superintendent James Cain gave his first report since he began his position in the beginning of July, following the retirement of former Superintendent H. Ronald Wollen retired.  Cain reported he has been spending time looking at the district’s processes,…

Library Millage Renewal On August 5th Ballot

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Voters are heading to the polls next week to vote on a number of proposals and millage askings.  One such asking, is a renewal of the St. Clair County Library System Operating Millage of .7 mills per year, constituting a renewal of a previously authorized millage of .7 mills, for a period of eight (8)…

SCCCMH Outstanding Team Of The Month

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Congratulations to Irene Schuck and Kelley Bringard for being selected as the most recent St. Clair County Community Mental Health Outstanding Team of the Month. This team is recognized for their professionalism, tenancity, and the meticulous way in which they performed their job and the satisfying avenue of communication. They are applauded in handling a situation with…

Section Of Bridge Closed Monday – Woman Dies From Injuries

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A section of the U.S.-bound  Blue Water Bridge was closed Monday morning for an investigation of an abandoned vehicle on the Canadian side of U.S.-bound span of the Blue Water Bridge.  A 29-year-old Camlachie, Ontario woman was found on property beneath the Blue Water Bridge following the report of the vehicle and is reported to…

Boy Found Unconscious – Investigation Continues

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Investigation continues after a 4-year-old boy was found unconscious Friday in a home on the 800 block of 13th Street in Port Huron.  Port Huron Police, Tri Hospital EMS  were called to the house in the afternoon hours Friday following the report of an unconscious child, who had possibly been found in a bathtub.  According…