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by Peter Jakey—Managing Editor
Posen girls’ basketball has won 16 district championships in 40 years, but never have they gone to the next level. They are now.
The second-ranked Lady Vikings (25-0) punched their ticket to a Tuesday quarterfinal game with number one ranked Crystal Falls Forest Park.… Read Full Story
by Angie Asam-Staff Writer
It is no secret that Rogers City and Onaway are exploring the option of sharing a city manager.
Tuesday evening the Rogers City council offered the city manager position in Rogers City to Joe Hefele, Onaway’s city manager, but they also passed a motion to continue to explore the option of sharing a city manager.… Read Full Story
by Angie Asam-Staff Writer
Onaway High School junior Joe Traynham became the third wrestler to earn a state title, but the first to accomplish the feat as a junior; the other two champions did so in their senior year.
He accomplished the feat by defeating the defending state champion in the finals by a major decision.… Read Full Story
The Lady Vikings have gone where no other girls’ basketball team from the county has gone before—to the state quarterfinals. After a convincing 56-37 win over Brimley (21-4), the Vikings now face top-ranked Crystal Falls-Forest Park Tuesday at Sault Ste. Marie.… Read Full Story
Rodney A. Lambert, 61, of St. Ignace, formerly of Onaway, died Sunday, February 23, 2014 at McLaren Northern Michigan hospital in Petoskey. The son of Joseph and Helen M. (Kosequat) Lambert, Rodney was born in Manistique November 6, 1952.
Rodney is survived by two sons, Thomas and Mark Lambert, both of Fort Worth, Texas; and two daughters, Jennifer Lacy of Brutus and Stacy DeKeyser of St.… Read Full Story
Fay Mitchell, 84, passed away March 1, 2014.
Beloved wife of the late George; loving mother to Kathie (John) Crimando of Macomb, Michael Mitchell of Warren and the late Lee Nelson; sister to Kenneth Friedrich of Rogers City, and the late James and Clayton Friedrich; grandmother to four and great-grandmother to one.… Read Full Story
Leonard Otto Schaedig, 84, of Rogers City, passed away at Rogers City Tendercare on March 3, 2014.
He was born April 29, 1929 in Moltke Township to August and Anna (Roeske) Schaedig.
Mr. Schaedig is survived by his wife, Barbara; three children, Kimberly (Robin) Wing of Romeo, Timothy (Carla) Schaedig of Marquette and Jeffery (Kris) Schaedig of Rochester; seven grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; a brother, Howard (Katie) Schaedig; and a sister, Lillian (Wilbert) Keinath.… Read Full Story
Glenna Dale Campbell, 81, of Millersburg, passed away at home Wednesday, February 26, 2014.
She was born September 13, 1932 in Dexter, Missouri to Arthur and Mabel (Van Bibber) Looney. Glenna is survived by her husband of 48 years, James; a son, David Robert (Pam) Franklin of Flint; a daughter, Betty Ann (Frank) Van Slyke of Silver Springs, Florida; six grandchildren; a great-granddaughter; a sister, Bonnie Jean Edwards of Flint; a brother, John A.… Read Full Story
The Posen title express took another step towards history, as each win sets a new all-time season win record. The Lady Vikings (24-0) put away Pellston on the Hornett’s home court, 66-28 to move into the regional finals tonight (Thursday) at Pellston.… Read Full Story