Port Hope man dies in rollover accident




BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP — Investigators continue to seek the cause of a single-car accident that claimed the life of a Port Hope man Friday evening. Despite CPR attempts, Andrew T. Schulte, 48, died at the accident scene from injuries sustained after being ejected from his truck, Huron County Sheriff Kelly J. Hanson said. Preliminary investigation indicated Schulte was westbound on Filion […]

Underdogs come out on top



CDC: Doctors should avoid prescribing opiates




HURON COUNTY — The widespread abuse of prescription painkillers has changed the way chronic pain sufferers receive treatment, and new federal guidelines indicate the reform has only just begun. On Tuesday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released guidelines that recommend physicians avoid prescribing opioid medication for chronic pain, with the exception of cancer treatment, palliative care and end-of-life […]

Soiree raises funds for family festival



Sebewaing residents looking to revitalize the downtown area




SEBEWAING — A team of Sebewaing residents looking for ways to revitalize the village’s downtown area invites others to the next Sebewaing Downtown Revitalization meeting, scheduled for 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 22 in Sebewaing Township Library’s Community Room. Melanie McCoy, one of the team members, said that the team members applied to Michigan Main Street, an initiative offered through […]

News Briefs



Comment period reopens for proposed use of pipelines under St. Clair River WASHINGTON — U.S. Representative Candice Miller (MI-10) and U.S. Representative Debbie Dingell (MI-12) have announced that the State Department has agreed to reopen the public comment period for the proposed use of pipelines under the St. Clair and Detroit Rivers for an additional 30 days. Earlier this month, […]

Drugs, guns seized during trio of raids




SEBEWAING — Morphine, marijuana, prescription medications and guns were among items seized during three search warrants conducted last week in the Village of Sebewaing. Sheriff Kelly J. Hanson said the Huron County Sheriff’s Office and Village of Sebewaing Police served two simultaneous warrants during the late evening hours of Wednesday, March 9. The warrants were issued after an ongoing morphine […]

District Court

Judge David B. Herrington

For the week of Feb. 23 – March 1. • Jessica Noel Brandt, 22, of Harbor Beach, animal violation, $250 fines and costs. • Daniel L. Brusati, 31, of Sebewaing, expired license plate, $170 fines and costs. • Benjamin J. Marsiglio, 20, of Harbor Beach, was found guilty by jury of domestic violence. He will be sentenced at a later […]

Warranty Deeds



February 10, 2016 to March 8, 2016 • Scott M. Holdwick and Amber L. to Randy Smaglinski; a parcel of land located in Verona Twp. • Steven D. Aubry and Patricia C. to Brian L. Aubry; a parcel of land located in the Village of Sebewaing. • Jeanette Danielski to Nathan Majeski; a parcel of land located in Section 18 […]

Assumed names



February 2016 • No.12313 Virgil’s Small Engine Repair, 1217 W Richardson Rd, Bad Axe MI 48413, By: Virgil Peplinski, Filed: 2-12-16. • No.12315 Poppy’s Purveyors Of Clean, 4951 Port Austin Rd, Caseville MI 48725, By: Cornelia Jacniacki, Filed: 2-16-16. • No. 12318 Karen Public & Payee Service, 4838 Mill St, Elkton MI 48731, By: Karen Koop, Charles Koop, Filed: 2-19-16. […]