By Ralph Echtinaw Bethany Township resident Bill Coty, 44, takes over today as chief of the St. Louis Area Fire Department. Coty was promoted (from lieutenant) by the Fire Board last month […]
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 St. Louis City Council continues to meet via conference call despite a 4-3 state Supreme Court ruling last Friday that said the 1946 Emergency Powers Act that Gov. […]
By Ralph Echtinaw St. Louis residents were left without electricity for four and a half hours Saturday morning after a car struck a utility pole near the middle school. The driver of […]
By Ralph Echtinaw City council voted unanimously to permit Halloween trick or treating this year with the caveat that it will be cancelled if the governor or state health department put the […]
By Ralph Echtinaw Repair of the gazebo outside the St. Louis public library was tabled Tuesday as city councilmen questioned why city administrators recommended a bid of $18,809 over one of $9,000. […]