Jackie Galvin has been named as the new Chief Deputy Clerk for Emmet County. Galvin has worked in the Clerk’s office since 2000 and has been an Emmet County employee since 1996.
“Her years of service and knowledge of the operations of the Clerk’s Office led me to name Jackie as Chief Deputy Clerk,”… Read More
Note: This event was originally scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 13, but due to dangerous windchills expected for Saturday the event has been rescheduled to SUNDAY, FEB. 14.
Kids can ice fish for free this Sunday, Feb. 14, at Camp Petosega, thanks to efforts by the Friends of the Oden State Fish… Read More
Michigan is celebrating its starry skies! By passing House Bill 5023 on Feb. 3, 2016, the State of Michigan has expanded its ‘dark sky preserve’ program to include an additional 15,000 acres of state park land, amending HB 5414 which had established the program in 2012 by protecting 23,000 acres… Read More
Camp Petosega will once again be hosting its annual 5K Winterfest Snowshoe Challenge!
The race will take place on Saturday, Feb. 20, 2016 at the camp, 11000 Camp Petosega Road, Alanson. The race starts at the Rec Hall at 10 a.m. Registration is from 8 to 9 a.m. Cost is $25.
Prizes and refreshments… Read More
The Emmet County Board of Commissioners will meet for its monthly Administrative Session at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9, in the county building, 200 Division St., downtown Petoskey. Click here for an agenda for Tuesday’s meeting.
The Board will meet for its regular monthly session at 6 p.m. Thursday,… Read More
The 57th Circuit Court in Emmet County recently received favorable results from a survey conducted in fall of 2015 regarding the public’s satisfaction with court services.
The 2015 Trial Court Public Satisfaction Survey results were released recently by the Michigan Supreme Court, which conducted… Read More
Have you ever found yourself at a Chinese restaurant mulling over the place mat and marveling at the system of ‘year animals’ in the Chinese calendar? Have you ever asked yourself, “Where does all of this stuff come from?” If so, then this month’s Headlands program is for you!
“The… Read More
By Tamara Stevens Brave Hearts Estate is appropriately named. A project of Operation Injured Soldiers (OIS), the estate opened in August 2015 as a retreat center for veterans and their families.
Located a few miles west of Pellston in central Emmet County, Brave Hearts Estate is an 8,000 square… Read More
Emmet County has created a new online archive of our major publications that will allow the public to easily find and search for Emmet County articles and information. The interactive, searchable and shareable publications include Imagine magazine and Essence of Emmet magazine at this time.Visit… Read More
By Beth Anne Eckerle The Straits of Mackinac region at the top of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula has been garnering national attention for the vast numbers of raptors gathering here during their annual migration cycles, including the most golden eagles counted anywhere east of the Mississippi… Read More
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