Cathie Martin

Victim Of Crash Identified

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The victim in the head on crash on M-29 near Yankee Road Tuesday morning has been identified.  23 year old Joseph Lynch of China Township was the driver of the 2007 Ford Taurus that was struck head on at about 5:50 a.m.  Lynch was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.  Lynch was driving…

Attention Jimmy Buffett Fans! Head To Margaritafest!

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Margaritafest begins at 7:00 p.m. tonight (Friday) at Tierney Park in downtown Lexington, with, you guessed it, plenty of Jimmy Buffett music.  According to Christa Partaka, organizer of the event “this is a different music-in-the-park weekend, with plenty of dancing both Friday and Saturday”.  A parade of golf carts along with a limbo contest kicks…

Rockin’ The Rivers Tonight At 6:00 P.M.

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Rockin’ the Rivers concludes the concert series tonight on the banks of the St. Clair River.  Tonight’s main guest is The Highway Men, a tribute band that plays the hits of Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings and Willie Nelson.    Opening act begins at 6 p.m., with the headliner band taking the stage at 7 p.m. …

FEMA Meets With Local Homeland Security And Emergency Management

Members of the Youth Readiness Council - FEMA representative s and mentors at Tiger's game following the council's presentation prior to the Tiger's game.

Representatives from the Federal Emergency Management Agency, Region 5, visited the offices of St. Clair County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management on Tuesday.  The two Federal workers, met in a workshop which included, clergy, library and education officials as well as local media, and youth to hear an overview of the many programs…

$3.1 Million Grant to Blue Water Community Action for Head Start Programs

(Rep. Miller visits with Head Start students at New Haven Elementary School.)

This week, U.S. Representative Candice Miller  applauded the announcement by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) Office of Head Start to grant Blue Water Community Action (BWCA), $3,134,003 over 5 years to continue Head Start and Early Head Start Programs.   Miller says, “Early childhood education and development is critical to a child’s future and…

Heroin, Crack Seized In DTF Raid

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A drug raid conducted by the St. Clair County Drug Task Force Monday night saw the seizure of heroin, cocaine and marijuana.  According to Sheriff Tim Donnellon, the DTF was conducting an investigation into the sales of heroin and cocaine in the city of Port Huron and Port Huron Township.  The investigation led to the…

Blue Water Area Transit Trolley Tour Starts Fall Season!

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Blue Water Area Transit wraps up its 2015 Trolley Season with tours on five consecutive Saturdays starting on September 12. The historic tours are available six days per week through September 12 and then continue on Saturdays, noon through 5:00 p.m., through October 10.  “Our Trolley Tour offers an overview of local history aboard an…

Collision Leaves One Dead One Injured

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A head-on collision that occurred about 5:50 a.m. Tuesday on M-29, just north of Yankee Road in St. Clair Township, took the life of one person, leaving another injured, according a statement from the St. Clair County Sheriff Department.  Officials say a 61 year old Port Huron man was heading southbound in a 2012 Dodge…

Rep. Miller To Attend 9/11 Field Hearing At Ground Zero In New York City

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U.S. Representative Candice Miller (MI-10), Chair of the Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security and Vice-Chair of the Committee on Homeland Security, on Tuesday, September 8th at 9:30 a.m., will join her colleagues on the Committee at a field hearing to examine the important security lessons learned since 9/11.  “On 9/11, this country experienced devastating…