Cathie Martin

Police Seek Information In Armed Robbery

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Police are seeking information in relation to the report of an armed robbery that occurred Monday night at the Admiral gas station.  According to Port Huron Police reports, the incident was called in about 8 p.m. at the station in the 1900 block of Pine Grove Avenue.  Witnesses say the suspect is believed to be…

Chamber To Host Business Roundtable With State Senator Phil Pavlov

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The Blue Water Area Chamber of Commerce will host its quarterly Capitol Talk business breakfast roundtable with State Senator Phil Pavlov on Friday, February 20, 9-10AM at the Kimball Township Office, 2160 Wadhams, in Kimball.  The roundtable is hosted by the Chamber’s Public Affairs Committee.  There is no cost to attend and the event is…

Blue Water Woman Of The Year

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This Friday, February 20th, the fourth annual Blue Water Woman of the Year awards will be held at McMorran Theatre from 6 to 8 p.m.  This year’s award recipients are: Karry Heptin:  Finance Director, St. Clair County – as Blue Water Woman of the Year Rita Hendricks:  Marysville City Council – Blue Water Civic Woman…

A Couple Of School Closings

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Record low temperatures have hit the Bluewater Area over the past several days and many residents are just staying indoors trying to keep warm.  Snow is usually the cause of school closings, but for this Tuesday, February 17, Cros-Lex Schools will be closed due to a water issue in Croswell.  Also, noted as a building…

SC4 Summer Semester Class Registration Opens Feb. 23

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Registration opens Monday, Feb. 23, for summer semester classes at St. Clair County Community College.  The college will offer accelerated day, evening and online courses in numerous subjects. Students can earn college credit or take courses for personal enrichment.  Summer semester begins the week of May 18 with classes in Port Huron and online. Students can choose from…

Fire Destroys Home

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A fire that destroyed a home in the 1200 block of 36th Street continues to be under investigation.  Crews were called to the scene about 2:15 p.m. Friday, February 13th, after an area resident called to report smoke and flames coming from the home.  Rescue crews from Port Huron Township, Port Huron, Kimball Township and…

Man Arrested In Gas Station Robbery

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A 41-year-old Port Huron man has been charged with the robbery of a Marathon gas station.  Jeremy Herrick was arrested in Port Huron Friday evening, near Maple and Hancock streets. Surveillance photos published of the suspect led to his identification, according to Port Huron Police.  Officials responded to the Marathon station near Pine Grove Avenue…

Kusch Selected To Fill Vacant SC4 Trustee Seat

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The St. Clair County Community College Board of Trustees has selected Dr. Geoffry Kusch of Port Huron to fill a vacant trustee seat.  Kusch will serve a two-year term, expiring Dec. 31, 2016. He was chosen from 20 applications received for the vacant seat. The decision was made at a special board meeting Friday, Feb.…

Blue Water Pregnancy Care Center Adds Board Members

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David Gillis was added to the Blue Water Pregnancy Care Center Board of Directors by a unanimous vote at its Annual Meeting in Jan 2015.  In 2003 David took an early retirement from Prudential Real Estate Affiliates in California and returned to his native Michigan with wife Frances.  He discovered quickly that retirement wasn’t all…