Cathie Martin

Sheriff’s Office Seeks Help In Search For Robbery Suspect

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St. Clair County Sheriff Office continues to seek information concerning an armed robbery that occurred in Casco Township early Sunday.  The robbery is reported to have taken place about 5:20 a.m. at the Sunoco gas station at the corner of Division and Palms roads.  Witnesses say the suspect was a white man wearing blue jeans,…

Windquest First To Reach Island

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Windquest was the first boat to reach the island in the Mackinac Race, shortly before 5:30 p.m. Sunday.  Doug and Dick Devos are the owners of the 86-foot boat, which sailed the 254-nautical mile Cove Island Course.  Reports say Windquest was in the lead for the majority of the race, beating out II Mostro, which…

Stand Off Ends Well

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A 75-year-old man was arrested by officers in Clay Township Saturday after he had barricaded himself in a residence on M-29.  According to reports the Clay Township Police Department received information shortly before 6:30 p.m. Saturday of a shooter on a balcony.  Officers responded and were on the scene for about two hours. Dyke Road…

Search For Missing Boy Ends In Tragedy

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The search for five-year-old Derrick Holmon ended in tragedy Friday after a seven hour search for the Port Huron boy.  Port Huron Police say the child was found shortly before 6:00 p.m. in a neighbor’s car having what officials believe, to have succumbed to heat. The young boy resided in the 2500 block of Manuel…

Meet WGRT’s Morning DJ – DJ Chuck D

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WGRT 102.3FM  has seen a few changes over the past couple of weeks. Listeners who enjoy the morning show are finding DJ Chuck D to be engaging and a great addition to the morning drive-time.  Chuck is a family man, married, with two young boys.  He is known for his love of all types of music.…

The Port Huron To Mackinac Sailboat Race Begins Saturday

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Some 227 sailboat yacht will be making their way down the channel this morning to line up in Lake Huron for the start of the Bell’s Beer Bayview Yacht Club Race 2014.  The first racers will begin at 11:30 a.m., with the final grouping released at 1:40 p.m.  This particular race  is recognized as one of…

Boat Night!

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Today is the Friday of the year the city of Port Huron looks forward to.   The Port Huron-to-Mackinac Island Sailboat Race takes place tomorrow, and tonight signals the pre-race party – known as Boat Night.  It is the busiest night of the year for local bars and restaurant owners.   Most of the sailboats are docked…

Enroll For Fall Classes At SC4

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St. Clair County Community College will host a community college and University Center Open House from 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday, July 31, on the Port Huron campus. The open house will be in Room 150 of the college’s Citizens First Michigan Technical Education Center.  SC4 representatives will be available to discuss the college’s associate degree,…

Spiral Gallery Features Work Of Alumna

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St. Clair County Community College’s Spiral Gallery at Studio 1219 in Port Huron will feature the work of alumna Betsy Vollmar of Port Huron now through July 31.  The show – Expansion – will feature a variety of pieces by Vollmar, including drawings, painting and ceramics.  A show opening reception is scheduled for 5 to 8 p.m.…

Local Man Completes Navy Training

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Navy Seaman Jacob M. Tuer, son of David P. and Stacey L. Larsh of Yale Mich., recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill. During the eight-week program, Tuer completed a variety of training which included classroom study and practical instruction on naval customs, first aid, firefighting, water safety and survival,…