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Outstanding Team of the Month

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Congratulations to Rebekah McClearen, Cheryl Keaney and Traci Hofmann for being selected as the most recent St. Clair County Community Mental Health Outstanding Team of the Month. This team coordinates the In-SHAPE program and is recognized for their commitment to helping individuals served at CMH work toward a healthier lifestyle through fitness, nutrition and education.…

Kimball Hockey Arena Demolition Soon

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Kimball Township officials hope to see the demolition of the partially completed hockey arena which is located southwest of the Port Huron Factory Shops Outlet. The arena was started 15 years ago by Afr Enterprises of Southfield. Owner Mostafa Afr planned to build a $56 million hockey arena and sports complex, but work stopped when…

Battle of the Bands

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The Battle of the Bands takes over the Village of Lexington at the Tierney Park Band Shell on Saturday, July 26 beginning at 6 p.m. This event is free to the public, however it is a fund raising event that will benefit the Sanilac County Humane Society shelter. Donations of kitten/cat chow, dog and cat…

Elder Abuse

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Elder Abuse occurs when a person is a position of authority or trust harms a senior citizen. It could be a neighbor, family friend, caregiver, or even a family member. Elder Abuse can be real or threatened use of physical force, emotional or psychological abuse, or the intentional mismanagement of their finances. Victims of Elder…

Roadcheck

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Michigan State Police reported that their motor carrier officers conducted more than 1,100 commercial motor vehicle safety inspections during this year’s Roadcheck enforcement operation. The Roadcheck enforcement operation was a joint effort of federal, state and local inspectors from the U.S., Canada and Mexico, and took place June 3 to 5. During the enforcement timeframe,…

Cat Days of Summer

Blue Water Humane Society

Today through Thursday, the Blue Water Area Humane Society is sponsoring The Cat Days of Summer Cat/Kitten Adoption Event at their facility, 6266 Lapeer Road in Clyde Township, two miles west of Wadhams. There will be no adoption fees for all cats and kittens. Instead, bring a donation from the Humane Society’s Wish List: a…

Studio 1219 Improvements

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The Studio 1219 building in downtown Port Huron is getting some more improvements, thanks to The Community Foundation and the Downtown Development Authority. Studio 1219 houses an art gallery and studio space for working artists, plus classes for children and adults. The building is co-owned by The Community Foundation and the DDA and each has…

State Police Seek Candidates

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The Michigan Department of State Police is seeking 100 qualified candidates for the next trooper recruit school which will start in January, 2015. Candidates interested in a career in law enforcement as a trooper with the Michigan Department of State Police should apply as soon as possible. The hiring process is approximately six months long,…

Eat Safe Fish

Michigan Department of Community Health

The Michigan Department of Community Health recently released a new report called “Eat Safe Fish.” The report identifies what types of fish are safe to eat from nearly every major lake and river in Michigan. Fishermen can search the report county-by-county to see which fish are safest and can also find information and tips on…