Cathie Martin

Helping Youth Stay Tobacco-Free In The New School Year

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As students head back to school, the St. Clair County Health Department and St. Clair County Smoke-Free Community Team encourages parents and health care providers to engage in conversations with kids about tobacco use and to remind kids that chew tobacco and e-cigarettes are not a safe alternative to smoking cigarettes.  Parents can also protect…

If Trees Could Talk – A Blue Water River Walk Hike

Photo by Chris Sebastian

On Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 6 p.m., Friends of the St. Clair River is offering a guided “Trees of the River Walk” program along Port Huron’s Blue Water River Walk. The walking tour will be led by Jim Felgenauer, Certified Arborist with Owen Tree Service.  Jim’s tour will focus on identification, ecology, selection, planting…

Thumb Region Catapult Your Craft Food & Beverage Business Competition

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The I-69 Thumb Region, a seven county partnership, announced the launch of the I-69 Thumb Region’s Catapult Your Craft Food & Beverage Business Competition.   This unique competition is both local and regional.  Each of the seven counties in Region 6 will host a local competition, and the winners will move on to the regional competition. …

Operation Transformation Benefit Dinner

Tom Seppo, CEO Operation Transformation

Operation Transformation is holding their annual Operation Transformation Benefit Dinner, co-sponsored by Pollock-Randall Funeral Home, Thrivent Financial and WGRT, on Thursday, October 6th.  The public is cordially invited to the event. It will be held at Alexander’s new location, 1200 Gratiot Blvd. in Marysville.  Doors open at 5:30 and the program begins at 6:00pm. The…

McLaren Port Huron Names Employee Of The Month

Jennifer Bullock

Jennifer Bullock has been named McLaren Port Huron’s Employee of the Month for August. Bullock, who resides in East China, has worked at McLaren Port Huron since 2012 as an ultrasound technician.  Bullock was recognized for demonstrating the values of McLaren Port Huron. She always makes a consistent effort to ensure her patients have a…

McLaren Port Huron Plans Breast Cancer Survivor Celebration

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In observance of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, McLaren Port Huron will be holding its 13th Annual Breast Cancer Survivor Celebration Saturday, October 15, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. at Solitude Links Golf and Banquet Center, 5810 Flinchbaugh Rd., Kimball.  This celebration is for breast cancer survivors and their guests. This year’s program, What a…

Movies Are Back At McMorran

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By popular demand, McMorran is bringing back movies at a discounted rate. The new management is hoping to revive the beloved tradition within the community. The upcoming show Cinderella will include a special McMorran intermission featuring the National Anthem. Movie goers can purchase pop, candy and popcorn. When: September 17, 2016 at 11 a.m. Where:…