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Imagine 2014-15 magazine now available!

Click here to view the online digital magazine and videos

Emmet County's annual promotional magazine, Imagine, is now available in both digital and print versions. The 2014 issue includes features on the people, places, organizations and communities that make Emmet County a one-of-a-kind place to live, work and play. Here, quality of life is everything.

This year's magazine, published by Harbor House Publishers in Boyne City, also includes a number of enhancements, including numerous videos throughout that further showcase the unparalleled natural beauty and the residents who are invested in making Northwest Michigan a place like no other.

We hope you enjoy the magazine! Contact its editor/writer, Beth Anne Eckerle, with any comments: or (231) 348-1704.


Have a copy mailed to you for free!

For a complimentary copy of Imagine, a page magazine featuring the best of Emmet County's people, places and businesses, contact Beth Anne Eckerle, (231) 348-1704, or email



Past issues of Imagine

There is no better time to live the Emmet County lifestyle, and Imagine magazine provides the details you need about living, working and playing in this most breathtaking region of Northern Michigan.

These pages tell the stories of the people, professionals and families who call Emmet County home. Learn about how our world-class medical care, unparalleled natural amenities, recreation opportunities, environmental stewards, entrepreneurs, arts and cultural organizations and educational leaders combine to create one of the most treasured and regarded places in Michigan and the U.S.

Imagine wins national award!

Emmet County's annual promotional magazine, Imagine, has won a national award from the Inland Press Association.

The 2011 magazine won third place in the "Standalone Publications" category. The magazine was entered into the contest by the Petoskey News-Review, whose staff sells the advertising and handles layout and printing of the publication. Emmet County Communications Director Beth Anne Piehl handles content planning, writing and editing of the publication, while News-Review photographer G. Randall Goss handles all the photography.

In all, 41 newspapers from around the U.S. submitted 287 entries in the News-Review's circulation class (papers under 10,000 circulation) for award consideration.

Imagine is produced annually and distributed via 25,000 copies around Michigan and neighboring states. It is published each year in May. For a complimentary copy of Imagine, call (231) 348-1704, or email