Cathie Martin

Rockin’ The Rivers Tonight!

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Port Huron will be Rockin’ the Rivers beginning tonight for year five of the concert series. Tonight will see the music of local band, Bordertown opening the event, followed by Streetcorner, which performs a capella oldies and Motown music. All concerts are held at the city’s Kiefer Park along the St. Clair River just north…

Under The Radar Films Port Huron

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Tom Daldin from “Under the Radar” and his camera crew were in Port Huron yesterday, filming various attractions and businesses throughout the Blue Water Area.  Under the Radar Michigan” is an Emmy Award winning PBS television program that features the  people, places and things that make Michigan a great place to be.  UTR Michigan is…

Proposals and Millages Pass

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Voter turnout was on the low side yesterday for the primary election.  Some of the results include: for the 5th District, St. Clair County Commissioner – Jeff Bohm  beat out Gary Eisen and Allen Reichle for the Republican ticket with Edward Rieves downing James Papineau for the Democrat ticket.  In 7th District Bill Gratopp will…

Marwood’s Men Who Cook Fundraiser Brings The Tropics To Port Huron

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Marwood Nursing and Rehab will host the sixth annual Men Who Cook fundraising event on Wednesday, August 13 from 5 to 8 p.m.  In the spirit of this year’s theme, Endless Summer Luau, 16 local ‘chefs’ will provide a tropical culinary adventure with Hawaiian inspired creations.   Complementing the menu will be live entertainment, a silent auction,…

Motorcycle Crash Sees One Injured

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A Motorcycle crash that occurred Monday in Port Huron Township saw a 49-year-old Port Huron woman injured and transferred to McLaren Macomb hospital in Mount Clemens.  Reports say two motorcycles collided on 24th Street near Minnie Street shortly after 5 p.m. Monday.  The injured woman was a passenger on a motorcycle driven by a 43-year-old…

Molly Hatchet To Headline At Port Huron Offshores

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The Port Huron International OPA Offshore Powerboat Race is pleased to announce that multi-platinum classic rock legends MOLLY HATCHET will headline this year’s 4th Annual Race Appreciation Party in the Desmond District along the Black River on Friday August 8th.  “A major international festival should feature internationally known entertainment,” says Event Coordinator LeeAnn Baker. “That’s…

Voters Head To The Polls Today

Secretary of State Ruth Johnson

Secretary of State Ruth Johnson is reminding residents to cast ballots in the primary election today, Tuesday, Aug 5. “Voting provides you an opportunity to make your voice heard not only in your community but throughout the state,” said Johnson, Michigan’s chief election officer.  Because this is a primary, voters are reminded that they can only cast…

National Community Night Out

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A number of area churches are participating in the National Community Night Out, including Lakeshore Presbyterian Church located at 5235 Lakeshore Rd. –from 4:30-6:30 there will be free hot dogs, chips, and ice cream, Children’s Games, Face Paintings and Free giveaways.  Everyone is welcome to attend.   Also participating tonight is First Congregational Church in…

Names Released In Fatal Boat Crash

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The names of the victims in the fatal boat crash Sunday evening in the South Channel of the St. Clair River have been released.  According to St. Clair County Sheriff Tim Donnellon, Robert Koontz of Chesterfield Township and 68 year old Nancy Axford of Winnipeg, Manitoba were killed in the crash between a 25 foot…