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Workers at Ventra Auto Parts Plant in Evart Threatening to Strike

Workers at the Ventra Auto Parts Plant in Evart aren’t happy with recent contract negotiations and say they may go on strike if they’re not offered another contract. Ventra makes plastic moldings and other components for the Big Three car companies and Tesla. The workers contract is set to expire Friday. They held a rally calling for a new contract on Wednesday.
EVART, MI
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What Lies Under Higgins Lake, Lake Michigan, and the St. Joseph River?

It’s been a while since I went scuba diving, but I really, really, loved it. The last time I went was in one of our inland lakes in Jackson County. Dunking down under the water, the fish are not afraid…they come right up to you, let you pet them, and seem to ‘sniff you out’ like a dog. Continuing thru the lake, I encountered some soft-shelled turtles; you know – the ones with the pointed-up snouts - and about half the size of my torso.
JACKSON COUNTY, MI
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Ice Mountain receives award for Twin Creek Nature Area project

EVART — Ice Mountain has received the Wildlife Habitat Council’s Green Infrastructure Project award for its work in developing the Twin Creek Nature Area in Evart, according to a news release from the company. The award was presented to Ice Mountain’s Arlene Anderson-Vincent this week at the WHC’s...
EVART, MI
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Harrison Chamber Cuts Ribbon on New Location

HARRISON – With a ribbon-cutting ceremony June 23, the Harrison Area Chamber of Commerce marked another step on the way to its ultimate home. Chamber President Kristine Stevens explained that 48 years ago, Tom Hecker of Harrison Realty donated a small building and installed it on the corner of the Clare County Fairground property at the corner of N. First and Fairlane streets in Harrison. He had the Fair Board’s permission, and it was an amicable arrangement, as the Chamber worked hard to provide avenues of growth and recognition for local businesses, while providing community-driven events.
HARRISON, MI
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Community comes together after Cadillac church fire

WEXFORD COUNTY, Mich., (WPBN/WGTU) -- New details on a northern Michigan church that burned to the ground early Saturday morning. The Revival Center in Cadillac is a total loss. The Haring Township Fire Chief said the fire started out small, and at one point was completely out. But while waiting...
CADILLAC, MI
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