Cathie Martin

Out To The Ball Game To Raise Funds For Victims Of Child Abuse

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A charity softball game to raise funds for victims of child abuse will see the first pitch tomorrow, Tuesday, August 19 when members of St. Clair County law enforcement challenge bank employees at Memorial Stadium on 24th Street in Port Huron. The St. Clair County Sheriff’s Department and St. Clair County Prosecuting Attorney Office will…

A Couple More Weeks To Enjoy The Canatara Choo Choo

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The Canatara Choo Choo continues for a couple more weeks, through September 1 The Seaway Kiwanis provides this little train for the enjoyment of families. One of the cars is wheelchair accessible and has a built in anti-collision system, which can detect a person, or particularly a child, within a reasonable distance of the train.…

Water Is Pretty Chilly For The Floatdown

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Lake Huron temperatures are reported to be around 68 degrees – and that is only on the surface! Pretty chilly if you are planning on being in the lake for long.  Authorities are advising floaters to prepare – a floating device that keeps you up out of the water is best.  Be sure to have…

City Manager Settling Into Port Huron

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City Manager James Freed continues push ahead for the excellence of Port Huron.  Freed says this week he has been meeting with city department heads, including parks and rec, ultilities, public safety, engineering and various stakeholders involved in producing the festivals and events in the city, to identify what went well, what might need to…

Point Edward Exservicemen’s Club Holds Motorcyle Ride

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Tomorrow, August 16th, the Point Edward Exservicemen’s Club will be holding its’ 1st Annual Motorcycle ride, this year to support St. Joseph’s Hospice.  This year’s ride will feature a route through Lambton County to Grand Bend. The return group ride will depart from Grog’s in Grand Bend returning to the Point Edward Ex-servicemen’s Club where…

SC4 To Offer Certified Nurse Aide Training This Fall

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Registration is open for two certified nurse aide classes at St. Clair County Community College in Port Huron.  The college’s nurse aide training program is a 96-hour, state-approved curriculum that qualifies participants to take the Michigan certified nurse aide exam.  A daytime class will meet one to three days per week from Sept. 10 to Nov.…

Royal Pet And Ale Fest At Michigan Renaissance Festival

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The Michigan Renaissance Festival will be opening its gates on August 16th for their Royal Pet and Ale Fest. Bring your furry friends to enjoy pet friendly events, while sampling delicious ales throughout the day.  Wet your whistle during key events including; the ALL NEW Pig-N-Swig, Micro Brew Tastings, King’s Happy Hour, and the ever popular Pub Crawl.  New…

Gamez Found Guilty On All Counts

Manuel Gamez

After one hour and fifteen minutes the jury found Manuel Gamez guilty of murdering  Melissa Ichenberg and Daniel McRoberts in July 2013.  Gamez, 32, was found guilty as charged on all counts: Two counts of first degree murder, two counts of torture, and one count of first degree criminal sexual conduct.  The two victims were…