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Isabella County store sells $2 million Michigan Lottery ticket
SHEPHERD, Mich. (WJRT) - Someone who bought a Michigan Lottery instant game ticket in Isabella County became an instant millionaire on Thursday. The Michigan Lottery says a player won the $2 million top prize in the Money instant game with a ticket purchased in the EZ Mart at 550 E. Wright Ave. in Shepherd.
MI mount pleasant's Most Loveable Dogs Eagerly Awaits Forever Homes Today!
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of mount pleasant..
Cops & Doughnuts – Central Precinct
Up early on Black Friday but not to go shopping. I had to work. It wasn’t my usual 9-5 job. I had picked up a couple of side jobs over the Thanksgiving holiday in Mt. Pleasant. I had to be in town Thursday (Thanksgiving morning) to start the job then we finished it with a 10 hour day on Friday.
Give concert tickets as a gift this year
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) – If you’re still searching for the perfect gift for that hard-to-shop-for person in your life, why not give them a fun experience? Here’s a look at what Soaring Eagle Casinos has coming up. Music. Jason Aldean is coming to the outdoor venue...
Making candy canes at Rooftop Landing Reindeer Farm
CLARE, Mich. (WNEM) - Need a little dose of Christmas magic? Look no further than Clare, Michigan. Rooftop Landing Reindeer Farm in Clare is home to 20 of Santa’s “backup” reindeer, that live on the farm year-round. Your first stop on the farm takes you through the...
Win Tickets This Week!
Jason Aldean is coming to the Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort on August 16th! Tickets go on sale this Friday morning, but you can win your tickets before you can buy them all this week on The Moose Morning Show with Jim & Jodi!
The Pere Marquette Rail-Trail: Michigan's Historic Route Turned Scenic Getaway
The Pere Marquette Rail-Trail, a Rails to Trails Conservancy Hall of Fame path, stretches a scenic 30 miles from Midland's vibrant Farmer's Market to the quaint city of Clare. Established on the historic Pere Marquette Railroad corridor, this trail offers not only a tranquil retreat into nature but also a journey through Michigan's heartland. With the trail's inauguration in 1993, it has become a cherished route for cyclists, walkers, and horseback riders, all enjoying the well-maintained asphalt that ensures a pleasant travel experience.
Echoes of the Past: Edmore's Haunted Historical Museum
Nestled in the heart of Edmore, Michigan, the Pine Forest Historical Museum, once a bustling mill, is now a beacon for those drawn to the supernatural. This historical edifice, enveloped by the town's lore, is said to be haunted by a worker who suffered a grisly demise, tethering his spirit to the old mill. As visitors wander through the museum, set in a church from 1891, they often sense an inexplicable presence, fueling the tales of the mill's ghostly inhabitant.
Mt. Pleasant holiday murals add festive flair throughout town thanks to local artists
It’s becoming an annual tradition to see windows of storefronts, businesses, and organizations adorned with festive flair via art murals across Mt. Pleasant. From cartoon illustrations of the infamous Grinch and other holiday-film characters, to scenic settings that instill the holiday spirit and winter season—local artists are spreading cheer through their work.
From rescue to release
SHEPHERD -- While driving along South Coleman Road off of M-20, you may notice a few birds flying overhead. As you make your way through the wooded area, you’ll pass a wetland and a row of power lines and you might spot a small wooden overlook in the distance perfect for birdwatching.
Give the gift of entertainment from Soaring Eagle
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) – We have two new shows to tell you about at Soaring Eagle Casino and Resort. They just announced Robin Thicke will be on stage at the Entertainment Hall on December 15. Also just announced, master magician Lance Burton on December 28. They call this a Vegas show suitable for the whole family!
Major cheese producer laying off more than 100 workers in Mecosta County
A global food manufacturer is permanently laying off more than 100 employees in the new year at one of its Michigan plants in Mecosta County. Leprino Foods Company, which calls itself the world’s largest mozzarella cheesemaker, disclosed the layoffs at its plant at 311 N. Sheridan Ave. in Remus through a Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) Act filing to the state earlier this month.
Village of Farwell Christma Parade
Join the Village of Farwell for their annual lighted parade in Farwell! There will be a fire pit with a warming station (hot chocolate) in front of the Veterans Memorial on Main St. as well! This will be followed by our tree lighting ceremony in the park where we light the Village tree and hand out awards for best decorated home, business and float!
Stetson vs. Central Michigan Prediction: Picks & Betting Odds – Tuesday, November 21, 2023
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Walk through Bethlehem: Drive-through Experience
Walk through Bethlehem: Drive-through Experience – Free event on December 15, 16 and 17 from 6 – 8 pm at the corner of S Clare Ave and Rebak Way in Clare. A Timeless Journey....Travel to Bethlehem 2,000 years ago to be counted in the Roman Census. Hear the angels announce the birth of the Messiah. Listen as shepherds, a prophet, and wise men talk of signs and wonders. Enjoy the city alive with activity but no room at the inn. Avoid the danger and taunting of the Roman soldiers and tax collectors. See a newborn babe asleep in a manger. Experience all this and more as you drive through Bethlehem. For more information, check our Facebook page at Facebook.com/WalkThroughBethlehemClare.
CARE Ballet presents 'Twas the Night Before Christmas this weekend
CARE Ballet presents 'Twas the Night Before Christmas this weekend, Jaci Tyler and Ballet Dancer Isabella talk about this unique opportunity to showcase local talent. Several options to see the show in EGR available including a tea. Shelley Irwin is the host and producer for The WGVU Morning Show, a...
KBK Garden Center Welcomes Holiday Season With Weekend Events
KBK Garden Center ushered in the holiday season with three events this weekend. The festivities began with a Holiday Open House on Friday, followed by Christmas Around The World on Saturday, and a visit from Santa Claus and his reindeer on Sunday. Mrs. Claus (also known as Laura Girbach, owner...
Swapping and shopping at CMU
Peter Overgaard is an event and recreation management major at CMU. As part of his Recreation, Parks and Leisure 430 course, he’s working with a group to host the “Swap and Shop” event, inspired by ancient trade systems. The Swap and Shop event is scheduled to commence...
Crafting Joy and Memories at 4-H Holiday Craft Day
Clare County, MI - The Clare County 4-H Program invites families to unlock the magic of the holidays at the 4-H Holiday Craft Day on Saturday, December 2nd in the welcoming Outback Room of Jay's Sporting Goods in Clare, MI. This event is a celebration of creativity, togetherness, and the...