By Ralph Echtinaw A new tactic to incentive punctuality and performance with TS Nurnberger Middle School students is making a difference, said Principal Steve Taylor. It’s called a Data Wall and consists […]
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 The grandson of the couple who donated 20 acres of woods to St. Louis schools in 1968 expressed concern at Monday’s board meeting that this year’s tree harvest is […]
A barbershop quartet featuring Grant Colthorp of St. Louis, Wayne Schidler of Shepherd, Scott Johnson and Steve Johnson of Ithaca made the rounds of several schools on Friday, Feb. 14. At St. […]
By Ralph Echtinaw St. Louis Area Fire Department board members doubled the amount of money set aside annually to replace worn out trucks and other costly equipment at their meeting Tuesday. Instead […]
By Ralph Echtinaw Although Gratiot County is hardly a hotbed of crime, accidents and medical emergencies, 17,818 emergency 911 calls were made here last year and handled by just ten dispatchers. Add […]