By Ralph Echtinaw City council voted Tuesday to apply for a $250,000 grant that would make the reconstruction of Maple Street more affordable. The city hopes to tear up the existing road, […]
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 Supervisors of Pine River and Arcada townships sent letters to the Gratiot Community Airport Authority announcing intent to withdraw from that organization as of March 31. “Ten years ago […]
By Ralph Echtinaw A high-tech traffic ticket system is coming to St. Louis this year after debuting with the county sheriff’s department, Alma Police Department and Breckenridge Police Department four years ago. […]
By Ralph Echtinaw The mid-term elections are history, but St. Louis voters will be asked to replace two retiring city council members in November 2019. Two of the five positions on city […]
By Ralph Echtinaw City council doubled the St. Louis financial commitment to local bus service Tuesday, but at least one councilman wants this to be the last year general fund money is […]