Cathie Martin

Third Annual Canadian Appreciation Event – 2015

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The 3rd Annual Canadian Appreciation event for 2015 will take place Saturday, May 16 through Monday, May 18.    Canadian visitors traveling to St. Clair County, Michigan, will enjoy discounts from numerous retailers, restaurants and businesses, area golf courses and more.  Everyone in the family, even four legged family members, will benefit from special savings and…

Police News

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Port Huron Police are looking for the person or persons who damaged at least eight cars  Tuesday night in the area near the Blue Water Bridge.   According to reports tires had been deflated and vehicles were scratched.  The vehicles were located in the 2400 block of Forest Street as well as the parking lot of…

Rep. Muxlow’s “Logan’s Law” Passes House Judiciary Committee

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State Rep. Paul Muxlow, R-Brown City, recently testified in support of Logan’s Law, a measure that would prevent animal cruelty. House Bill 4355 referred to as, Logan’s Law, was approved this week nearly unanimously by the House Judiciary Committee along with House Bill 4353, the counterpart to this bipartisan bill package sponsored by state Rep.…

Rep. Lauwers’ Bill Brings Flexibility To Farm Truck Driver

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State Rep. Dan Lauwers this week introduced a bill with bipartisan support that gives agricultural truck drivers more flexibility in obtaining their commercial driver’s licenses so they don’t miss work time.       Rep. Lauwers, R-Brockway Township, said House Bill 4577 simplifies the renewal process for seasonal agriculture commercial driver’s licenses, a process he says…

St. Joseph Mercy Port Huron Celebrates National Hospital Week With A Spotlight ON PEOPLE

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National Hospital Week is May 10-16. Focusing on the importance of community hospitals across the country, National Hospital Week organizers have developed the 2015 theme, “Where Miracles Happen Every Day.”  The nation’s largest health care event, National Hospital Week dates back to 1921 when it was suggested by a magazine editor who hoped a community…

Trial For Sutton Begins

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Opening statements were given in Circuit Judge Daniel Kelly’s courtroom yesterday in the trial of 24-year-old Tevin Sutton of Port Huron who police say intentionally used lethal force against a city police officer and county deputy during a December traffic stop — to avoid getting caught.  The defense are claiming Sutton did not intend to…

Baker College Adds Master’s In Nursing To Fall Roster

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Baker College will offer a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) online beginning fall quarter. Registration is now open for classes that begin Thursday, Sept. 24.  The Baker College MSN is an advanced-level, postgraduate degree that provides education for registered nurses who wish to be employed as nurse educators, nurse administrators, nurse managers and health policy experts.…

SC4 Educational Support Personnel Unit Honors Member

Pauline Nofs

Pauline Nofs of Burtchville Township, call center clerk, was named Educational Support Personnel Member of the Year at a staff luncheon ceremony Friday, May 8, at St. Clair County Community College in Port Huron.  Nofs began her SC4 career in 1996.  Members of the Educational Support Personnel employee group voted to name her Member of…