Posted on September 17th, 2020 The longest-serving Friend of the Court in Michigan left a job she loved on Sept. 4 to take on a new challenge – retirement.
Maurine Watts has seen people at their absolute worst and best in her 41 years working for Emmet County, and through all … Read More
Posted on June 22nd, 2020 Local governments are always seeking the assistance of their residents to provide community input and direction on various boards and committees. Emmet County residents interested in participating in local government might consider applying to fill one of the committee… Read More
Posted on May 21st, 2020 It had not yet been a month since the swearing in of 90th District Court Judge Angela Lasher when nearly every aspect of our daily lives was turned upside down.
When the outbreak of the novel coronavirus COVID-19 prompted Governor Gretchen Whitmer… Read More
Posted on April 1st, 2020 “That is a very happy vote … unanimous! Congratulations, Administrator Reaves!” announced Bill Shorter, chairman of the Emmet County Board of Commissioners, after the board voted on its only agenda item during a special meeting Monday, March 30.
The… Read More
Posted on March 11th, 2020 With all 22 precincts reporting, results are now in for Emmet County in the March 10 primary election.
Emmet County saw a voter turnout of 31.62 percent with 9,310 total votes cast. The Democratic Party primary election had 5,732 ballots cast … Read More
Posted on February 26th, 2020 Emmet County’s district courtroom was standing-room-only Friday, Feb. 14 for the swearing-in ceremony of Angela Lasher, who became the first female judge to the 90th District Court for Emmet and Charlevoix counties.
Governor Gretchen… Read More
Posted on February 17th, 2020
Emmet County Prosecuting Attorney James Linderman announced that one Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, defendant Logan Robert Zeedyk was sentenced in the 57th Circuit Court in Emmet County on the two counts of Criminal Sexual Conduct – First Degree (person… Read More
Posted on February 6th, 2020
A popular regional recycling program operated by Emmet County was held up as an example of successful rural recycling programs on Wednesday, Feb. 5, in Washington, D.C. during a hearing by the Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies of the U.S. House of Representatives’ Committee… Read More
Posted on January 17th, 2020
Emmet County Prosecuting Attorney James Linderman announced that on Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020, defendant James Leverne Rose was sentenced in the 57th Circuit Court in Emmet County on the one count of Operating While Intoxicated-Third Offense as a Habitual… Read More
Posted on January 17th, 2020
Emmet County Prosecuting Attorney James Linderman announced that on Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020, defendant Logan Robert Zeedyk pled no-contest to two counts of Criminal Sexual Conduct – First Degree (person under 13, defendant 17 years of age or older).… Read More