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Platte River Bridge Construction Commences

Traffic on M-22 over the Platte River in northern Benzie County will slow to a crawl this spring and summer as the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) rebuilds a 58-year-old bridge. The bridge sits next to Riverside Canoe Trips, a popular…
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Benzie Area Women's History Project discusses feminism

Please mark your calendars for a Women's History Program event. The Benzie Area Women's History Project, in connection with the Benzonia Academy Lecture Series, will bring Michelle Kaminski, Ph.D., an associate professor at Michigan State University,…
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Volunteers sought for Michigan Legacy Art Park

Michigan Legacy Art Park at Crystal Mountain Resort in Thompsonville, Michigan, is becoming a favorite field-trip destination for area schools. Because each sculpture expresses a story about Michigan’s history, culture, or natural environment,…
After setting nets at the Manitou Islands, the fish tug Good Will returns to Leland harbor.
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Can You Spell ‘J-O-U-R-N-A-L-I-S-M?'

Stormcloud Brewery and the Betsie Current newspaper to host April 11 adult spelling bee in Frankfort.
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Bird Sighting: What To Do?

How do you identify a bird that you've seen?
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Support the Betsie Current's relaunch through Kickstarter campaign

This spring, Northern Michigan natives Jordan Bates and Jacob Wheeler will relaunch the Betsie Current, a community newspaper that will cover the dynamic, tight-knit communities of Benzie County. The Betsie Current will be your go-to source…
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Zen and the Art of Ice Rink Maintenance

It starts with the equipment- a donated John Deere snow blower, circa 1980. Who knew they made even made them? No complaints though, as she has run steadily this year- noisy, shaky and smokey, but steadily.
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Performers to Celebrate the Legacy of Pete Seeger at Mills Community House

Concert "Well May the World Go", will take place on Sunday, March 23 at 4 pm at The Mills Community House.
After setting nets at the Manitou Islands, the fish tug Good Will returns to Leland harbor.
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Fishing Legacy Lies at Bottom of Betsie Bay

the tale of a faithful ship and the "Good Will" of a community