Medical marijuana business planned

BESSEMER — Business partners from Wisconsin and South Carolina have recently purchased the old Big Dollar grocery store building in Bessemer. According to City Manager Mike Uskiewicz, the partners are planning to convert the space into a “state... Full story

Marenisco acquires dam from MDNR

MARENISCO - Michigan Department of Natural Resources Director Keith Creagh recently approved the sale of six acres at the Presque Isle River Dam flooding area to Marenisco Township. The dam is south ... Full story

School begins today in Hurley, Mercer

Although they probably wish otherwise, today was the first day of the 2015-16 school year for students in the Hurley and Mercer school districts. Classes began at 8 a.m. for Mercer students and 8:05... Full story

David J. Czerneski

BESSEMER TOWNSHIP, Mich. - David J. Czerneski, 63, of Nelson Road, Bessemer Township, passed away peacefully Friday evening, Aug. 28, 2015, at home, with his loving wife by his side, following a... Full story

Harry J. Dowd

SAGINAW, Mich. - Harry J, Dowd, 82, of Saginaw, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015, at his home. Harry Joseph Dowd Jr. was born on June 2, 1933, in Saginaw to the late Harry J. Sr. and Ruth... Full story