We haven't had many at all, this summer, but today marks an Ozone Action Day, as declared by the Southeast Michigan Council of Governments. Monday was the first and today is the second Ozone Action Day. SEMCOG says that means plenty of sunshine, warmer temperatures and increased humidity, with it causing potential health problems for those with respiratory diseases like
It's a big blast of summer this week, at the Goodells County Park with the annual St. Clair County 4-H and Youth Fair. The event features animal auctions, carnival rides and lots of other attractions, with local resident Don Walker telling us he became involved with the fair through his kids, who are participants in the poultry competitions. Other events happening at the fair
The United Way of St. Clair County will be saying goodbye soon to Executive Director Lonnie Stevens. She's announced her retirement is to be effective August 1st, with her telling us that while this will mark the second time she's left the organization, this one is for retirement….she had left earlier for another job opportunity. Stevens has served the local United
Since the launch of the first Kids Count Data book 25 years ago, Michigan has improved in child and teen death rate and teen pregnancies, but continues to struggle in overall child well being, ranking 32 in the nation. Gilda Jacobs of the Michigan League for Public Policy, a Kids Count partner, says Michigan's overall ranking puts it in the bottom half of the country, and it is not
Goodells County Park is the place to be this week for the annual St. Clair County 4-H and Youth Fair, with all the usual favorites going on such as the carnival, the animal showings and auctions, plus the demolition derbies and tractor pulls, and also available will be free vision screenings for children. Dave Dykstra with the Port Huron South Park Lions Club tells us the free screenings
Propery now owned by Casey's Pizza adjacent to the Huron Avenue eatery's parking lot taken down Monday. The building, at Michigan and Beers served as a law office for many years.