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We have three great programs planned for October at the International Dark Sky Park at the Headlands, including one with a new twist -- it begins at 5:30 a.m.! (yes, in the morning!)


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Current County News

09/16/2014 Petoskey Audubon offers Sept. 18 fall bird walk near Alanson

09/11/2014 Jim Alton's September 2014 Veterans Affairs column

09/11/2014 Job opportunity: Emmet County IT Manager

09/03/2014 October Hunter's Safety Course: Oct. 21-25

01/05/2014 Register for video email blasts, county newsletter

Archived County News

09/02/2014 People's Choice award winner from 2014 Fair announced!

08/27/2014 NCMC Fall Lecture Series programs and dates

08/26/2014 Passenger Pigeon program on Aug. 28 commemorates the centenary of the bird's extinction and Petoskey's role

08/25/2014 Sheriff Wallin's School Bus Safety Measures

08/25/2014 Photo information for Joe Nichols backstage pass holders

08/19/2014 Last Open Telescope Night of the Summer Season is Aug. 20 at Camp Petosega

08/15/2014 Your help is needed! Healing the Bear - Bear River cleanup Aug. 23

08/09/2014 History Awards nominations due Sept. 1

08/04/2014 Road work resumes on U.S. 31 in Petoskey; traffic rerouted

07/30/2014 Historic Festival at Mackinaw's Heritage Village Aug. 1-2 brings history to life!

07/25/2014 Emmet County Recycling launches Recycling Measurement Project

07/24/2014 Governor's Recycling Council tours Emmet County Recycling facility

07/21/2014 Committee on Aging Applications for Funds Deadline: July 21

07/21/2014 New 'Young Hemingway' documentary to be previewed July 23 at Bay View

07/21/2014 Remember Club Ponytail and Club Manitou? History program July 24 looks back

07/17/2014 North Western State Trail work will reroute users July 23-24

07/15/2014 RFP: DPW Communication / Video / Electrical Changes

07/14/2014 Jim Alton's July Veterans Affairs column

07/13/2014 'Emmet County Veterans: Stories in their own words' topic of July 14 program


07/03/2014 New Administrator sought for Bay Bluffs Medical Care Facility

07/01/2014 Five Emmet County segments featured on WOOD TV in Grand Rapids this week!

06/30/2014 'Outstanding Women' nominations sought in Emmet County

06/25/2014 Going Ballistic! Monster Truck visiting Petoskey June 26 to promote Fair events

06/23/2014 Nature's Fireworks at the Headlands Dark Sky Park July 5!

06/23/2014 Blast from the Past: Father Weikamp's crypt in Cross Village

06/18/2014 'Little Traverse Bay Past and Present' exhibit opens June 26

06/16/2014 Robert Emmet Society names 2015 scholarship winner, Gerrit Emaus

06/12/2014 RFP: To provide municipal architectural/engineering services

06/11/2014 32nd annual Dixieland Worship and Concert Series begins July 3

06/11/2014 New Hobby Lobby to open in Petoskey June 23

06/05/2014 Bay View to host D-Day documentary screening on June 6

06/05/2014 Trails Council receives grant to fund bike racks on Straits Regional Ride buses

06/03/2014 Jim Alton's June 2014 Veterans Affairs Column

06/03/2014 Mackinaw Library will host 'Sweetie-licious Bakery' owner and author Linda Hundt on June 18

05/28/2014 Smart Commute Week is here! June 2-6, 2014

05/28/2014 Annual Pancake Breakfast at Camp Petosega is June 15!

05/22/2014 Area MEMORIAL DAY events 2014

05/20/2014 ORV Safety Course scheduled for May 31

05/19/2014 May 20 Connecting Women in Business luncheon features Headlands Dark Sky Park

05/16/2014 Plentiful birding activities offered through month of May!

05/13/2014 Jim Alton's May 2014 Veterans Affairs column online

05/12/2014 Conservancy seeks volunteers for plant and habitat survey May 17

05/12/2014 Wonders of Emmet County to be explored in new naturalist series, starting May 31

05/09/2014 Household Chemical Drop-off and document shredding Saturday, May 10

05/02/2014 Headlands welcomes comet and asteroid discoverer David Levy in September

05/01/2014 Northern Michigan shipwrecks featured as top dive spots in national magazine

05/01/2014 Annual Spring 4-H Flower Sale is May 17

04/28/2014 Petoskey Audubon Society offers sparrow ID practice on Wednesday evenings; nature/birding hike at the college May 3

04/25/2014 Prescription and OTC drop-off on April 26

04/22/2014 Watch the hawk counting in Mackinaw City April 23!

04/15/2014 Equalization, Corrections, Building Inspection and Planning and Zoning annual reports now available online

04/14/2014 Crooked River Lock opens Saturday, May 3

04/13/2014 Jim Alton's April Veterans Affairs column

04/08/2014 April 15 Dark Sky event is an ALL-NIGHTER! 'Field Trip to the Moon, Part II'

04/08/2014 Petoskey Audobon program on April 8 will feature Wildlife Refuges in Michigan

04/03/2014 County Controller position application deadline is April 4

04/03/2014 Lakeshore Express suspends charter flights out of PLN

04/03/2014 Town hall meeting in Petoskey April 22: "How Teens Communicate Today"

04/02/2014 U.P. Snowmobile Museum topic of April 14 Mackinaw Historical Society program

03/27/2014 Ski resorts update

03/25/2014 Hunter's Safety Courses scheduled for April 22, 23, 26

03/24/2014 Road Commission Weight Restrictions

03/24/2014 'Cyclone Cowboy' storm chaser will speak at NCMC April 23

03/19/2014 Register of Deeds notice of hours change

03/14/2014 Headlands featured on CNN Travel for 'spectacular starry skies'

03/14/2014 Have you watched the 'Emmet County A to Z' video?

03/13/2014 THIS WEEKEND: Home Show is March 14-15 in Petoskey

03/12/2014 Jim Alton's monthly Veterans Affairs column

03/12/2014 Gov. Snyder will be keynote speaker for NLEA luncheon

03/12/2014 Pure Michigan tourism outlook: Michigan's buoyant tourism industry will continue to flourish

03/11/2014 Board of Commissioners seeks public input on two grant application requests March 13

03/05/2014 Invitation to bid: Surplus Vehicles

03/04/2014 Harbor Hall in Petoskey receives national accredition

02/28/2014 LOCAL REVENUE SHARING BOARD grants available in Spring funding cycle

02/27/2014 Audobon Society will host osprey program on March 11


02/26/2014 Mackinaw Area Historical Society's annual Cabin Fever dinner program is March 9

02/25/2014 2014-02-25: Sheriff Press Release

02/24/2014 NCMC will host March 7 luncheon lecture on historic Cross Village

02/24/2014 Business sponsors sought to help with Smart Commute Week

02/18/2014 2013 Planning & Zoning Department Annual Report now available online

02/18/2014 'A snowy home' Knee-High Naturalist program set for Feb. 22

02/18/2014 Next Dark Sky Park program at the Headlands is March 1: 'Tech Lover's Guide to the Night Sky'

02/14/2014 Petoskey's Winter Carnival at the Winter Sports Park is Feb. 15!

02/13/2014 Tip of the Mitt hosting winter monitoring adventure Feb. 15

02/13/2014 6th Annual Snowshoe Challenge set for Feb. 22, 2014 at Camp Pet-O-Se-Ga

02/13/2014 Crucifix viewing in Little Traverse Bay currently on hold

02/10/2014 Business After Hours Feb. 12 at Nub's Nob


02/04/2014 Petoskey Audobon group hosting snowshoe adventure Feb. 8

02/03/2014 Soil erosion workshop set for Feb. 26 in Petoskey



01/30/2014 Nordic ski adventure at Goodhart Farms Feb. 1

01/27/2014 Dark Sky program director's exhibit on display at Mackinaw Area Library

01/23/2014 Forest Management Seminar set for March 1 in Petoskey

01/16/2014 Winterfest in Mackinaw is this weekend!

01/14/2014 Owl banding program back by popular demand at Headlands

01/13/2014 Greenwood Cemetery makes major updates to its online historical photos, records

01/13/2014 Headlands International Dark Sky Park has new street address

01/13/2014 Judge Mulhauser will be guest speaker at NCMC luncheon Jan. 24


01/09/2014 Petoskey Regional Audobon Society will feature eBird program on Jan. 14


01/02/2014 Petoskey Audobon group hosting raptor field trip on Jan. 11

12/22/2013 New Year's Eve events and Cultural Alliance holiday activities

12/18/2013 SNOWMOBILE SAFETY COURSE set for Dec. 21

12/18/2013 Board of Commissioners Organizational Meeting set for Jan. 7

12/13/2013 THIS WEEKEND Dec. 14: Festival of Light at Headlands Dark Sky Park with Getting Kids Outdoors

12/13/2013 NCMC winter Luncheon Lectures will feature county judges, history and more

12/11/2013 Positively Petoskey video available online - check it out!

12/10/2013 Audobon Society program Dec. 10 features images and stories of the year

12/09/2013 Dark Sky Park Program Director has exhibit in Ann Arbor

12/09/2013 Blissfest's 8th Annual Solstice Celebration Dec. 21 at the Fairgrounds

12/03/2013 Harbor Historical Society celebrates 5 years with events on Dec. 7

12/02/2013 2013-12-02: Sheriff News Release

12/02/2013 Jim Alton's December Veterans Affairs column

12/02/2013 CMU web site features archaeological dig at McGulpin Point

11/27/2013 SKI RESORTS opening on Thanksgiving Day and through the holiday weekend

11/26/2013 Register of Deeds Michele Stine attends national conference

11/25/2013 Next Dark Sky Park program is Dec. 20: Women in the Stars

11/23/2013 Mackinac State Historic Parks announces Shipwreck Museum plans

11/15/2013 2014 Dark Sky Park Program schedule available

11/07/2013 Annual Holiday Craft Show at the Fairgrounds set for Nov. 23

11/07/2013 Jim Alton's November Veterans Affairs column

11/04/2013 REMINDER: City elections are Tuesday, Nov. 5

11/01/2013 Petoskey chamber leaders earn state recognition

11/01/2013 Harvest Food and Supply Drive benefits local abuse shelter

10/31/2013 Halloween Safety Tips from Sheriff Wallin

10/30/2013 Season ends Nov. 3 at McGulpin Point Lighthouse

10/28/2013 TODAY: 'Destination Michigan' show will feature Emmet County on Oct. 28

10/24/2013 Greenwood Cemetery selected to participate in Wreaths Across America in honor of veterans

10/23/2013 Invtiation to bid - McGulpin Point Lighthouse Barn Materials

10/21/2013 Invitation to bid: Transfer Station Trailer Bay reconstruction

10/14/2013 Oct. 17 Business After Hours features Local Food and Farm Festival theme

10/14/2013 Invitation to bid: Beach House demolition

10/11/2013 THIS WEEKEND: 18th Annual Great Lakes Lighthouse Festival is Oct. 10-13; McGulpin Point represented

10/09/2013 Jim Alton's October Veterans Affairs column: Military care package time

10/07/2013 Little Traverse Conservancy fall events: Bike tours, hiking, birding and yoga in nature

10/04/2013 Local Food & Farm Festival taking place through Nov. 2

09/30/2013 Fall Hunter's Safety, ORV Safety courses scheduled

09/26/2013 Invitations to bid on county projects, snowblowing, surplus vehicles and other services posted

09/17/2013 New Dark Sky program added for Oct. 18 with acclaimed author Paul Bogard

09/17/2013 McGulpin Point autumn hours updated

09/13/2013 Pure Michigan's Fall Color Tour updates

09/12/2013 Notice - Invitation to Bid HVAC project

09/05/2013 Land Bank Authority - Notice of Sealed Bid

09/04/2013 Pure Michigan fall travel guide now available!

09/04/2013 NCMC announces Fall Luncheon Lecture series topics

09/04/2013 MSU Extension's annual report now available online

08/27/2013 Curious about the Farmer's Almanac Winter 2014 predictions? Check here ...

08/27/2013 Jim Alton's September VA column

08/27/2013 Recycling schedule changes due to Labor Day

08/24/2013 'Beach Ranger' workshop set for Sept. 18

08/16/2013 Fund-raiser set for veterans' facility on Aug. 24

08/16/2013 Bear River Valley Walkway program set for Aug. 22

08/13/2013 Volunteers needed to help clean up the Bear River on Aug. 24

08/09/2013 'Petoskey Stones Speak' history tour at Greenwood Cemetery set for Aug. 9-10

08/08/2013 Trail Town presentation set for Petoskey on Aug. 14

08/05/2013 TAX BILL MAILING NOTIFICATION for those who have not received their summer tax bill

08/02/2013 Notice to Bid - Sheriff's Office vehicles

07/31/2013 Last public document shredding event of 2013 set for Sept. 21

07/31/2013 Inland Waterway featured in 'Pontoon & Deck Boat' magazine

07/29/2013 Petoskey to Alanson trail update

07/28/2013 September, October Hunter's Safety Course dates announced

07/26/2013 Changes in West Traverse Township zoning process take effect Aug. 1

07/25/2013 2013-7-25: Sheriff News Release

07/24/2013 News from Emmet Conservation District: Fall seedling sale, board meeting, Master Naturalist series

07/18/2013 2013-07-17: Sheriff News Release

07/17/2013 ORV Safety Course scheduled for July 20, 2013

07/17/2013 28th annual Art in the Park is Saturday, July 20, in Petoskey

07/16/2013 Household chemical drop-off day, latex paint recycling for Emmet residents July 27

07/16/2013 TONIGHT: 'The Headlands: A Star in Michigan's History' topic of Bay View program July 16

07/16/2013 Drop off unused, unwanted prescriptions July 27

07/12/2013 33rd annual Blissfest is this weekend, July 12-14

07/10/2013 Petoskey to Alanson trail construction update

07/02/2013 'Remember the sacrifice and stand as that grand old flag passes by:' Jim Alton's VA column

07/02/2013 Tri-County horse show set for Aug. 10-11 at the County Fairgrounds

07/01/2013 Petoskey Rocks! program schedule

06/25/2013 TODAY: Readmond Township seeks input on Master Plan draft on June 25

06/20/2013 Conservancy offering free environmental education programs through the summer

06/20/2013 Evenings at the Longhouse 2013 schedule

06/17/2013 Crooked River Lock has reopened

06/14/2013 Petoskey's Concerts in the Park begin June 18

06/14/2013 'Turning Point' exhibit on War of 1812 opens June 15 in Harbor Springs

06/13/2013 Boater's Safety course dates for June and July; first class is June 15

06/11/2013 Jim Alton's June Veterans Affairs column

06/07/2013 New arts collaborative working to promote cultural opportunities around the North

05/31/2013 Robert Emmet Society awards annual scholarship to Ireland

05/31/2013 Smart Commute Emmet Week is June 3-7; get your team together!

05/30/2013 Tourism expected to increase 3 percent this season; spending to jump 5 percent

05/29/2013 Free Fishing Weekend throughout Michigan is June 8-9

05/21/2013 Humane Society offering low-cost spay/neuter clinics in May and June

05/21/2013 Crooked River clean-up improves waterway to kick off boating season

05/21/2013 'Emmet County Skies' photo contest - Deadline is Nov. 30

05/18/2013 Your help is needed! Little Traverse Wheelway community clean-up set for May 18

05/14/2013 Harbor historical society awarded grant for War of 1812 exhibit

05/11/2013 Happy anniversary, Headlands International Dark Sky Park!

05/10/2013 MSU Extension's Spring Flower Sale is May 11

05/02/2013 Northwestern State Trail progress featured on 9&10 News

05/01/2013 2nd Annual 'Hairy Horse Show' will benefit County Fair

05/01/2013 Professor will speak May 13 on archaeological digs in Northern Emmet

04/30/2013 Jim Alton's monthly Veterans Affairs column

04/29/2013 Household Chemical Drop-off appointments offered

04/26/2013 Celebrate Spring with Getting Kids Outdoors on April 27!

04/25/2013 Special recycling/disposal events set for 'Super Saturday' May 4

04/25/2013 Skiing in late April? Have at it this weekend at Boyne Mountain

04/24/2013 'History and Star Lore of Odawa Indians at McGulpin Point and the Headlands' topic of May 18 program

04/23/2013 Public hearing set for July 1 on Pellston Recreation Plan

04/17/2013 Pure Michigan reports $1.1 billion in visitor spending last year

04/15/2013 2013 Equalization report details Emmet County property value information

04/15/2013 Sheriff's Office, Corrections Department annual reports posted online

04/12/2013 Funeral service for Brian Leslie, Emmet County Recycling staff member

04/11/2013 Planning & Zoning, Building Department Annual Reports available online

04/10/2013 ORV Safety Course scheduled for April 27

04/10/2013 Photo album of owl banding event at the Headlands

04/09/2013 Two seasonal job openings at Camp Petosega

04/08/2013 VA Director Jim Alton's April column

04/08/2013 Annual airport After-Hours event set for April 25 (register to win free airfare to Chicago!)

04/03/2013 Local historians to present history of Charles Langlade during April 8 program

03/25/2013 Emmet Conservation District's Tree Seedling Sale deadline is April 5

03/24/2013 Local Revenue Sharing Board grant deadline is May 13, 2013

03/19/2013 New seven-mile paved trail will connect M-119 to Alanson by July 4

03/18/2013 Owl banding and stargazing next in the Dark Sky event lineup April 5-6

03/18/2013 April 10 program will focus on Northern Michigan's impact on the Civil War

03/14/2013 Detroit News: Northern Michigan vacation home market on the upswing

03/12/2013 End-of-season parties approaching for area ski resorts

03/08/2013 Public meeting March 13 about M-68 construction projects slated for summer

03/08/2013 'Ice island' offshore Harbor Springs garnering big attention

03/07/2013 Recycling Department announces 2013 special events, drop-off days

03/07/2013 More prescription and OTC drug drop-off boxes added in Emmet County

03/04/2013 Jim Alton's March Veterans Affairs column

02/28/2013 2013 Crooked River Lock operating schedule announced

02/25/2013 Public hearing Feb. 25 on Pellston Recreation Plan draft

02/20/2013 Spring 2013 Hunter's Safety Course takes place in April

02/18/2013 Treasurer's Office program helps those delinquent on tax payments

02/13/2013 Petoskey, Harbor chambers hosting After-Hours event Feb. 13

02/13/2013 B-17 'Yankee Lady' will return to Pellston Regional Airport in June 2013

02/12/2013 2012-02-12: Sheriff News Release

02/11/2013 Dark Sky Park program on March 16: 'The Northern Lights over Northern Michigan'

02/10/2013 Critical Dune Areas topic of Feb. 14 meeting in Emmet County

02/10/2013 'Have a Heart' benefits Brother Dan's Food Pantry on Feb. 17

02/07/2013 'Destination Michigan' TV show features the architecture and history of Harbor Springs

02/07/2013 Veterans Affairs Director Jim Alton's February column

02/07/2013 Basketball game Feb. 25 will benefit veterans and families

02/01/2013 Emmet County children in the state's top 10 for well-being

01/31/2013 New Pellston Recreation Plan under way; public can weigh in on draft

01/30/2013 Free tax prep help available for Emmet County seniors

01/29/2013 State of the County reports 2013

01/25/2013 Snowmobile safety course Jan. 26

01/21/2013 Did you know: President Obama keeps a Petoskey stone on his desk?

01/17/2013 Register of Deeds Michele Stine featured for innovative integration

01/15/2013 Obituary for Ray Randels, former Readmond Township Supervisor

01/10/2013 How does the 'January thaw' stack up with historical weather patterns?

01/03/2013 Northern Michigan makes magazine's 'Frozen Experiences of a Lifetime' list

12/31/2012 Annual Snowshoe Challenge at Petosega set for Feb. 23, 2013

12/31/2012 Veteran Affairs Director Jim Alton's January 2013 column

12/31/2012 Emmet County snowmobile trail maps

12/27/2012 Free carriage rides downtown Harbor Springs begin Jan. 4, 2013

12/20/2012 VA Director urges caution in 'veteran donation' appeals

12/19/2012 CCE/9-1-1 issues Winter Storm Warning announcement

12/18/2012 NCMC offers special winter break hours, activities, for families

12/18/2012 Dark Sky ornament now available!

12/12/2012 Hear the magic of the Madrigals this holiday season

12/12/2012 Reserve space now for 4-H 2013 Vet-A-Visit program at MSU

12/10/2012 Ski resorts open!

12/10/2012 MSN features Headlands Dark Sky Park in Northern Lights feature

12/06/2012 Winter Solstice Celebrations this month in Cross Village

12/03/2012 Jim Alton's December Veterans Affairs column

12/03/2012 2013 Dark Sky Park Program Schedule

12/01/2012 Alternative Gift Fair benefits area nonprofits on Dec. 1

11/30/2012 Special Holiday Open House planned at McGulpin Point Lighthouse

11/30/2012 Ski resorts open this week

11/28/2012 Headlands Guest House available for day rentals

11/27/2012 Gov. Snyder touts the importance of investment in parks, recreation


11/26/2012 County seeks members for Ambulance Authority

11/20/2012 Remember our troops this holiday season; VA coordinating carepackages

11/19/2012 Recycle gift wrap and holiday supplies this season!

11/17/2012 Mary Stewart Adams receives national Dark Sky Defender award

11/16/2012 McLean & Eakin Bookstore in Petoskey named among America's top bookstores

11/13/2012 Van Berlo appointed to Code Officials groups

11/08/2012 Elisa Seltzer will be featured Luncheon Lecture speaker on Nov. 30

11/06/2012 VA Director Jim Alton's November column

11/05/2012 Free breakfast for veterans at NCMC on Nov. 12

11/02/2012 Nov. 13 event will let locals view Total Solar Eclipse on other side of the globe

10/31/2012 Read an Australian's opinion on his fall color tour to Petoskey

10/29/2012 Crooked River Lock closed for the season

10/25/2012 Emmet County tops the state in organ donation registrations

10/25/2012 4-H holiday fund-raisers under way; candle and wreath sales

10/24/2012 Road Commission Focuses on Preserving County Roads & Bridges

10/23/2012 Nominate a community champion!

10/21/2012 Petoskey chamber's small business seminar: social media, marketing, financial strategies & more

10/19/2012 Harbor's Heroes recognizes outstanding local residents, businesses

10/18/2012 County offers Bins for Barrels as burn ban begins Oct. 19

10/11/2012 North Central offers local Food and Farm Series

10/10/2012 Bay View a finalist in Prettiest Painted Places contest

10/09/2012 Sheriff's Office seeks volunteers for victim services

10/09/2012 Emmet Conservation District Annual Meeting is Oct. 30

10/07/2012 Chicago Sun-Times touts the beauty of autumn in Emmet County

10/04/2012 Jim Alton's October Veterans Affairs column

10/04/2012 Voter registration deadline nears on Oct. 9

10/01/2012 Crooked River Lock changes to weekend schedule

10/01/2012 October Hunter's Safety Courses set

09/28/2012 McGulpin Point Lighthouse open through October

09/26/2012 Peak color report for Emmet County - with photos

09/24/2012 Last Moon Cruise of the season Sept. 28 is SOLD OUT

09/20/2012 Robert Emmet Society's 'Night to Remember' set for Sept. 27

09/20/2012 Sheriff's Office releases updated scam alerts

09/17/2012 'Triple Fright Night' in Northern Emmet County on Oct. 27

09/14/2012 Rabies, license and micro-chip clinic for dogs set for Sept. 15

09/14/2012 Super 5-in-1 recycling day set for Sept. 15

09/13/2012 Judge May recognized for work on jury reform project

09/11/2012 County promotes the beauty of color season with fall TV spot

09/10/2012 Hunter's Safety Courses begin Sept. 11

09/10/2012 Watch the new Pure Michigan Statewide Singalong video

09/06/2012 Jim Alton's September Veterans Affairs Column

09/06/2012 College night at NCMC Sept. 26 includes 50+ colleges, universities

09/06/2012 Be a part of Imagine magazine in 2013!

09/05/2012 Barn families meet at 115-year-old historic site in Carp Lake

09/04/2012 McGulpin Point Lighthouse open daily through September

08/30/2012 Registration deadline is Aug. 31 for Native Plants Workshop

08/30/2012 Labor Day changes curbside recycling schedule

08/30/2012 Conservation District's fall tree sale under way; order deadline is Sept. 4

08/29/2012 Reservations not being accepted for Beach House after Oct. 31, 2012

08/25/2012 FINAL DRAFT of new county Rec Plan available for review

08/23/2012 New winery, tasting room and vineyard coming to Emmet County

08/20/2012 Emmet Historical Commission announces history contest for students

08/14/2012 Forest Management Tour set for Saturday, Aug. 25

08/10/2012 Photo album of Gov. Snyder's visit

08/10/2012 Additional Dark Sky storytelling programs added on Aug. 17 & 20

08/10/2012 Odawa Warriors' Journey exhibit now closed

08/06/2012 Update in the battle against invasive phragmites

08/03/2012 2012-08-03: Sheriff News Release

07/31/2012 Pellston Regional Airport receives large grant award

07/31/2012 VA Director Jim Alton's August column

07/30/2012 Veterans Affairs Director schedules after-hours chat session for Aug. 1

07/26/2012 Marine Corps League awards scholarships

07/26/2012 DPW RFP: Air Conveyance System

07/25/2012 'This part of the world is something everyone should see:' NY Post about NW Michigan


07/23/2012 2012-07-23: SHERIFF NEWS RELEASE

07/20/2012 Aug. 7 Primary Election information

07/20/2012 Travel writer offers '10 memorable ways to enjoy summertime in Northern MIchigan'

07/19/2012 New case investigator Mary Ellen Emery joins Friend of Court staff

07/18/2012 Register for 'Blasts from the Past' and watch past videos

07/17/2012 Chicago Tribune: Petoskey is 'idyllic getaway'

07/16/2012 Harlem Globetrotters hosting summer festival Up North July 31-Aug. 4

07/10/2012 Consumer Reports: Petoskey hospital among nation's top 10

07/10/2012 Harbor Springs to host 'Planning Party' for community July 11-14

07/09/2012 Veterans Affairs Director Jim Alton's July column

07/09/2012 First Waugoshance Trail Marathon set for July 14

07/05/2012 Register to vote in the Primary by July 9

06/27/2012 VA Director offering veterans 'roundtable' sessions; next is June 27

06/20/2012 Request information about Emmet County

06/18/2012 Farmers' Market begins season downtown Petoskey June 22

06/15/2012 'Soldiers in the Shadows' Exhibit details

06/13/2012 International Hemingway Conference under way in Petoskey

06/12/2012 Emmet County Smart Commute teams recognized

06/11/2012 52 Weekends in Emmet County

06/11/2012 Bay Harbor's in-water boat show is June 15-17

06/01/2012 Summer Boaters' Safety classes

06/01/2012 NEWS RELEASE: Is Your Boat Seaworthy?

05/29/2012 'Yankee Lady' B-17 tour schedule set at Pellston airport

05/24/2012 Emmet County Smart Commute week is June 4-8

05/22/2012 Veterans invited to 'round table' with VA Director

05/22/2012 New email address for Dark Sky Park inquiries

05/21/2012 Call for artists for Bay Harbor Arts Festival

05/21/2012 50th anniversary of Fort Michilmackinac Pageant takes place Memorial Day weekend

05/15/2012 FILING DEADLINE TODAY for primary election candidates

05/11/2012 2012 ORV Class scheduled for June 2

05/10/2012 Annual march for Michigan Paralyzed Veterans is May 19

05/10/2012 Boost for Business 2012 ad promotion

05/05/2012 Super 5-in-1 recycling days kick-off on May 5

05/04/2012 Tuesday, May 8, school election information

05/02/2012 Midwest Living features Little Traverse Bay towns

05/02/2012 Crooked Lake water level notice

05/02/2012 Hundreds of Girl Scouts will visit area May 11

05/02/2012 Read Jim Alton's May Veterans Affairs column

05/01/2012 Humane Society, sheriff's office plan dog vaccine, license, microchip clinic

04/30/2012 Emmet County in state's top 10 for maternal and children's health

04/30/2012 International travel writer Peter Greenberg touts the Headlands

04/26/2012 Bay Bluffs Foundation fund-raiser set for May 4

04/26/2012 May 20 Dark Sky Park event: Understanding Eclipses

04/24/2012 Petoskey Placemaking Summit takes place May 21

04/24/2012 Business After Hours at Pellston Airport April 26 - win round-trip tickets!

04/23/2012 Planning & Zoning, Building Inspection annual reports online

04/19/2012 Sheriff's Office annual reports available for download

04/17/2012 Getting Kids Outdoors launches Emmet County passport program April 28

04/16/2012 Hoppies Landing restaurant now open at Pellston Regional Airport

04/16/2012 Download the 2012 county property valuation report

04/16/2012 Sheriff Wallin warns of Social Security scam

04/13/2012 Land Bank Authority creating Real Estate Broker Group; participants sought

04/10/2012 'Grateful Dog Walk' takes place May 19

04/06/2012 Next Dark Sky Park event: Friday, April 20

04/06/2012 Veterans Affairs office has relocated

04/06/2012 Annual 'Coffee with the Inspectors' set for April 26

03/30/2012 Emmet mattress recycling pilot to feed new Gaylord business

03/28/2012 Registration now open for May placemaking summit in Petoskey

03/28/2012 Electrical contractor needed to fill Construction Board of Appeals seat

03/23/2012 Sheriff News Release

03/22/2012 Warm weather ends the local ski season

03/22/2012 Electrical contractor needed to fill Construction Board of Appeals seat

03/22/2012 Annual 4-H Flower Sale takes place May 19

03/19/2012 B-17 'Yankee Lady' will visit Pellston airport in June

03/19/2012 Services and benefits fair for Veterans set for March 28

03/16/2012 Organizers gear up for 2012 Smart Commute Week

03/15/2012 Video: Dark Sky Park on Grand Rapids TV

03/15/2012 Visit the 'Odawa Warriors' Journey' exhibit at Pellston Regional Airport

03/13/2012 March 24 Dark Sky Program: Venus & Mars

03/07/2012 Dark Sky Park will be featured on Grand Rapids TV March 9-10

03/06/2012 Jim Alton's March Veterans Affairs column

03/05/2012 Local adventurer to speak at NCMC March 7

02/29/2012 The missing Carton Crane has been found!

02/28/2012 Northern Lights program added to summer 2012 Dark Sky events

02/28/2012 Register now for Hemingway Society conference in Petoskey in June

02/28/2012 Pellston Master Planning session set for March 5

02/24/2012 DPW RFP: Wheel loader fabrication

02/22/2012 Get free tax filing assistance

02/21/2012 Michigan's Presidential Primary is Feb. 28

02/21/2012 Robert Emmet Society's 7th Annual Hoolie set for March 16

02/19/2012 Recycling schedule remains the same this week

02/16/2012 'Financial Fitness' topic of monthly program

02/10/2012 'Dark Sky Coast' project under way

02/09/2012 Workshop offered on the benefits of fruit trees

02/07/2012 Project Connect March 21: A day of services for those in need

02/07/2012 Dark Sky Park photo albums online

02/06/2012 Sheriff Wallin Announces Homeland Security Project Approval

02/03/2012 2012 County Fair dates announced!

02/01/2012 Medal of Honor recipient will speak at NCMC March 28

01/31/2012 Winter trails at the Headlands, Petosega

01/31/2012 Tamlyn re-elected as Board chairman

01/31/2012 Jim Alton's February Veterans Affairs column

01/31/2012 2012 Recycling Guide available for download

01/26/2012 Snowmobile Trail Maps

01/23/2012 Emmet among tops in state for home sale prices in 2011

01/23/2012 Jack Balchik Memorial Fund information

01/22/2012 Celebrating 10 years of recycling together

01/22/2012 Fair Time magazine wins 1st Place!

01/19/2012 Mackinac Island is backdrop for Vera Bradley Spring 2012 ads: Watch it here!

01/18/2012 Spring tree sale has begun!

01/18/2012 2012-01-18: Sheriff News Release

01/18/2012 Hardwood Timber Management for Property Owners

01/17/2012 Elisa Seltzer featured in state publication

01/12/2012 Family fun nights start Jan. 25 at NCMC

01/11/2012 Headlands Dark Sky Park makes Midwest Living "Best" list

01/10/2012 '10,000 Pounds in 10 Weeks' recycling challenge runs through Jan. 22

01/09/2012 Robert Emmet Society scholarship available for study in Ireland

01/09/2012 January/February newsletter

01/06/2012 Funeral services for Jack Balchik

01/05/2012 2012-01-05 Sheriff News Release

01/04/2012 'Carton Birds' spotted as part of major recycling effort

01/04/2012 2012 Dark Sky Park programs

01/04/2012 New county road maps available for free

12/29/2011 Holiday recycling guide: What goes where!

12/29/2011 Headlands Dark Sky Park named a top local story

12/21/2011 2012 Board of Commissioners meeting date changes

12/19/2011 Sheriff's Office issues 'top scams' warning

12/16/2011 DPW RFP: Hook-lift Roll-off Hoist and Chassis fabrication

12/16/2011 Keith Olsen hired as new county Mechanical Inspector

12/16/2011 What are the chances of a white Christmas up North?

12/14/2011 Register for poverty simulator program by Jan. 6

12/14/2011 Holiday hours for county offices

12/14/2011 Public Hearing on County budget set for Dec. 15

12/10/2011 Local trail expansion projects receive state funding

12/09/2011 Sheriff Wallin's Holiday Tips and Winter Advice

12/08/2011 Pure Michigan reports record summer tourism

12/08/2011 Essay: The Beauty in Being Right Where We Are

12/08/2011 Dec. 16 Dark Sky Park event details

12/07/2011 Ski Resorts update: All open!

12/07/2011 Flags to be lowered Friday in honor of area soldier

12/06/2011 Jim Alton's December Veterans Affairs column

11/22/2011 Recycling Dept RFP for purchase and removal of baler

11/21/2011 2011-11-21 Bank Robbery Update

11/18/2011 Alternative Gift Fair on Dec. 3 supports Emmet County nonprofits

11/18/2011 Living Christmas trees offered for sale by Conservation District

11/17/2011 UPDATE 2011-11-17 Sheriff News Release

11/16/2011 Mackinac Bridge featured in History Channel photo face-off

11/16/2011 10th Annual 4-H bake sale/craft show fund-raiser set for Nov. 26

11/16/2011 Cruise ships expected in Northern Michigan next summer

11/14/2011 Special holiday open house and sleigh rides at McGulpin Point Lighthouse

11/10/2011 Veterans Day Events in Emmet County

11/07/2011 First-ever national Emergency Alert System Test takes place Nov. 9

11/07/2011 Air Service Task Force survey

11/04/2011 Flags lowered today in honor of Petoskey native, SEAL Heath Robinson

11/01/2011 Jim Alton's November Veteran Affairs column

10/30/2011 Every vote counts: Election day is Tuesday, Nov. 8

10/13/2011 Properties to be sold at public auction Nov. 2

10/11/2011 The British are Coming! Oct. 15 event 'The Stage for Change' set at McGulpin Point

10/05/2011 Jim Alton's October Veterans Affairs column

10/04/2011 Funds still available for housing rehabilitation, emergency repair loans

09/29/2011 Historical essay contest for elementary students

09/27/2011 Annual Christmas Holiday Crafts, Art and Gift Show set for Nov. 19

09/23/2011 Trick-or-Treating at McGulpin Point: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Halloween

09/20/2011 Letter from Register of Deeds Michele Stine regarding foreclosure fraud

09/16/2011 Headlands Challenge, a Dark Sky Park event, will take place Oct. 28

09/13/2011 McGulpin Point Lighthouse fall hours

09/12/2011 Free car-seat check Sept. 24

09/12/2011 Fall Hunter's Safety Courses begin Sept. 20

09/09/2011 Sept. 11 memorial parade planned in Harbor Springs

09/09/2011 Judge Johnson completes training in computer forensics

09/09/2011 State Registers of Deeds holding conference in Petoskey

09/02/2011 ORV Class offered Sept. 10

09/02/2011 Electronics Recycling: Now all free, all the time!

08/31/2011 Odawa Warriors' Journey exhibit featured in statewide publication

08/30/2011 Fair 2011 Photo Galleries

08/24/2011 Annual Fall Tree Sale: Multiple species at low prices

08/24/2011 2012 Dark Sky Park events announced

08/23/2011 Singing spots remain for Hometown Idol contest

08/17/2011 Northwest Michigan site voted most Beautiful Place in America!

08/17/2011 Generosity will help area families enjoy the fair

08/16/2011 Become a Master Gardener this fall

08/16/2011 Drop Everything on Super Four-in-One Recycling Saturday set for Oct. 1

08/11/2011 Fair now accepting debit/credit cards

08/03/2011 'History Comes to Life' event Aug. 6

07/22/2011 'Imagine' wins national award

07/21/2011 'Bats, Bees and Backyard Birds' workshop Aug. 11

07/19/2011 Pure Prairie League concert July 20 at the fairgrounds!

07/13/2011 New! Recycle all electronics now for FREE!

07/08/2011 Family Forest Succession Topic of Upcoming Community Workshop

07/08/2011 WHERE DO OUR RECYCLABLES GO? Public tour set for July 19


07/06/2011 Dark Sky Park clothing now available!

07/06/2011 Meeting About The Headlands, Northern Parks Set for Aug. 10

07/01/2011 Videos: Why they love Emmet County

06/22/2011 Register of Deeds now offering e-recording

06/22/2011 Northern Michigan: Recycling Boomtown

06/13/2011 2011-06-13 Sheriff News Release UPDATE

06/09/2011 Odawa Warriors Journey exhibit to open Aug. 12

06/06/2011 2011-06-06 SCAM ALERT

06/06/2011 2011-06-06 Sheriff News Release

06/02/2011 Teen driving simulator sessions run through June 10

05/27/2011 Astronomy forum will feature Emmet’s Dark Sky Park

05/17/2011 Regional disaster drill for emergency responders set for May 18

05/13/2011 McGulpin Point Lighthouse opens for the season

05/07/2011 Boost for Business promotion 2011 deadline is May 23


04/29/2011 Passports no longer available from clerk's office

04/26/2011 Three recycling events set for Saturday, April 30, 2011

04/26/2011 Household Chemical Drop-off Day is April 30, 2011

04/25/2011 From Sheriff Wallin: Is your boat seaworthy?

04/22/2011 Register of Deeds issues warning about foreclosure fraud

04/18/2011 Hunters' Safety course April 19, 20 & 23

04/18/2011 Charlevoix lands on top Prettiest Towns list

04/15/2011 Northern Michigan Regional Hospital vascular surgery program named No. 1 in nation

04/15/2011 Pellston breaks ground on new streetscape project

04/01/2011 PUBLIC NOTICE - Spring Weight Restrictions

03/25/2011 ‘Coffee with the Inspectors’ set for Wednesday, April 27

03/22/2011 2010 Census data for Michigan released

03/18/2011 Job Opportunity

03/15/2011 Motivational speaker sending special message to local kids this week

03/09/2011 Skywarn Spotter training course offered

03/01/2011 Hunter and boater safety courses scheduled


03/01/2011 CCE Authority/9-1-1 warns motorists to be alert for deer this spring

02/25/2011 Weight Restrictions on County Roads

02/22/2011 New Demolition Derby rules for 2011 fair

02/21/2011 Sheriff Pete Wallin announces he has obtained emergency flotation devices

01/31/2011 Monster Trucks will return to the 2011 Fair!

01/19/2011 Emmet County Sheriff's Office receives 100% compliance rating on annual jail inspection

01/18/2011 Petoskey area will be featured on 'Under the Radar' show

01/18/2011 Historical Essay contest deadline approaching Feb. 15

12/14/2010 Sheriff Wallin stresses snowmobile safety

11/17/2010 Budget hearing set for Dec. 9

11/04/2010 Wind turbine presentation available

10/15/2010 Board of Commissioners joins Mackinac Island ferry service debate

09/28/2010 Groundbreaking set at Pellston Regional Airport

09/13/2010 Revenue Sharing Board distributes $342,000 to local projects

09/01/2010 New fraud protection service

08/23/2010 Airport receives $5 million grant

07/07/2010 Phragmites Control Ordinance, as adopted by the Board of Commissioners

07/01/2010 Two public educational workshops and input sessions on Driveway Access Management

06/28/2010 Correctional Facility Annual Report Now Available

06/23/2010 Educational Classes offered by the Sheriff's Dept

06/17/2010 Sheriff's Annual Report Now Available

05/11/2010 In Memory of Irene Granger

05/10/2010 Historical Weekend in Northern Michigan

05/08/2010 Maritime Stargazing

05/07/2010 Emmet County is seeking a contractor for the Emmet County Courthouse Boiler Replacement Project

05/02/2010 Northern Michigan earns rave reviews in the New York Times

04/23/2010 Applicants sought for vacant Emmet County Commissioner seat

04/20/2010 Sheriff to send Letter to Parents of Juniors and Seniors

04/19/2010 Commissioner Tom Foltz remembered

04/15/2010 Crime Victims' Rights Week is April 18-24

04/12/2010 Wilma Kuebler retires after 39 years

03/23/2010 Casino revenue sharing funds take a hit

03/22/2010 Remembering former long-time clerk Irene Granger

03/18/2010 Construction manager selected for Pellston airport project

03/17/2010 New Communications, Web Development Director hired

03/01/2010 Know what to do about the flu

02/15/2010 Stimulus Energy Grant Awarded to Processing Expansion

02/02/2010 Census Workers in Area

11/24/2009 Henry James 'Jim' Templin

11/03/2009 Jim Tamlyn to speak on McGulpin Point first summer season

10/16/2009 ORV Ordinance

10/02/2009 Corrections Facility receives Perfect Rating

09/24/2009 Sheriff Urges Child Safety Seat Inspection

09/15/2009 Sheriff's Office Receives Grant

08/13/2009 ORV Ordinance Adopted

08/10/2009 Emmet County Promo Wins Telly Award

05/30/2009 McGulpin Point Lighthouse Rededication

05/19/2009 Getting Kids Outdoors