By Ralph Echtinaw The end is in sight for the city’s creation of water wells in Arcada Township to replace wells in the city limits that were closed when St. Louis and […]
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 Gratiot County Central Dispatch Authority finds itself in urgent need of a new host for two public safety communication antennas and hopes St. Louis will come to the rescue. […]
By Ralph Echtinaw City council unanimously rejected extension of a tax break to Greenland Place Apartments on Tuesday. Rent there is expected to rise by $43 a month as a result. Established […]
By Ralph Echtinaw With a turnout of 9.68 percent, St. Louis voters elected Bill Leonard and Roger Collison on Tuesday to fill two city council seats being vacated by Jerry Church and […]
By Ralph Echtinaw Four St. Louis residents will be on the ballot Nov. 5, competing for two open seats on the St. Louis City Council. They are Bill Leonard, 73, Don Dean, […]
By Ralph Echtinaw After almost 20 years with St. Louis schools, Athletic Director Scott Hemker has resigned to take a job with Success Virtual Learning Centers. Wasting no time, the school board […]
By Ralph Echtinaw Starting five years ago with just $400, Marie A. Green and a group of animal lovers founded Gratiot Animals In Need (GAIN). Today the group spays and neuters 800 […]