By Ralph Echtinaw Keith Kushion chuckles when he remembers perhaps the funniest crime in his 38 years in the Gratiot County prosecutor’s office. The owner of a bar on the corner of […]
I am editor and publisher of the St. Louis Sentinel, an online newspaper just for St. Louis, Michigan. I have lived in St. Louis since 2011 and run a window cleaning business called I Feel Your Pane. My journalism experience is 14 years as reporter, editor and copy editor from 1987 to 2001.
By Ralph Echtinaw Having already harnessed wind power with dozens of turbines that generate electricity, Gratiot County officials now seeks to put the sun to work for the same purpose. An 82-acre […]
By Ralph Echtinaw Jamie Long of the city’s Finance Department was officially hired Tuesday as the new city clerk, who supervises elections in St. Louis. City council approved the hiring of Long, […]
By Ralph Echtinaw Some of the school district’s planned work in connection with a 2021 construction bond ballot proposal has been postponed on account of high bids in concrete and metals. When […]
By Ralph Echtinaw Some 82 people will lose their jobs in March when Clover Imaging Group shuts down its plant in Ithaca. The employees were told Wednesday, Jan. 11, that Clover intends […]