Cathie Martin

House Fire On Burns Road Sends One To Hospital

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In a house fire that occurred in the early hours of Monday on Burns Road, one person was injured.  According to reports, were called to the 1100 block of Burns Road about 12:30 a.m. for what was termed, a fully involved structure fire.  When crews arrived at the home, they say the entire roof of…

Making Winners Out of Listeners!!!

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WGRT sends congratulations to Deanne –winner of the flat screen TV along with all the cords, a blu ray player – a Bose sound bar – everything to get  her television entertainment up and running.  Each year, WGRT gives away thousands of dollars worth of prizes!  Over 23 years, we can only imagine how many…

Chief Attends Department Of Justice Program Focused On Protecting Port Huron Children

Michael Reaves

Chief Michael Reaves of the Port Huron Police Department recntly returned from the prestigious Missing Children Seminar for Chief Executives (CEO) held just outside of the nation’s capital, at the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) located in Alexandria, VA.  Chief Reaves was invited to attend the 2-day seminar, held on December 9-10, 2014 as…

Tenth Street Bridge Inspection

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The Department of Public Works will be performing the bi-yearly federally mandated bridge inspections. Therefore, 10th Street Bridge will be closed to vehicular traffic on Monday, December 22, 2014 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Also, on Tuesday, December 23, 2014 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., 7th Street Bridge will be closed to vehicular…

Celebration Of Lights In Sarnia

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The Annual Celebration of Lights Tour in Sarnia began last evening and continue tonight.  According to reports, residents can board the bus at Play It Again Sports at Lambton Mall from 6:45 until 8:45 p.m.  There are two routes from which to choose.  Each route features the best lit neighborhoods in the north and in…

Resolve To Give Blood In January For National Blood Donor Month

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The American Red Cross asks eligible blood donors to make a resolution to give blood regularly in 2015, beginning with National Blood Donor Month in January.  National Blood Donor Month recognizes the importance of giving blood and platelets while honoring those who roll up a sleeve to help patients in need. It has been observed…

Authorties Asking For Charges In Auto Crash Death Of Sanilac Teens

Sanilac County Sheriff Garry Biniecki

Sanilac County authorities are requesting the driver in a crash that occurred this fall that killed two Sanilac County teens be charged criminally in their deaths.  Investigators into the crash submitted their report in the first week of January which includes a warrant request for the driver for two counts of reckless driving causing death…

Drug Bust Nets Two Arrests

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A drug investigation in the city of Port Huron on Wednesday of this week, netted two arrests.  According to reports from the Port Huron Neighborhood Enforcement Team and Special Response Team, a search warrant was executed shortly before midnight at a residence in the 1300 block of Washington Avenue.  The warrant was served as part…

Children Champions Recognized

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The Great Start Collaborative celebrated eight exceptional local individuals at their Annual Recognition Awards.  The purpose of this event is to show appreciation for those who provide extraordinary kindness and uplifting support to families and their young children.  Celebrated at the event were, Stephanie Helmold, Edwina Carson, Donna Hall, Janet Shebestak, Gail Innis, Dianna Schafer,…