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 […]
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 City Councilman and business owner George Kubin wants the city to resurface alleys behind businesses on the west side of North Mill Street. The alleys, along with parking lots […]
By Ralph Echtinaw Gratiot Animals In Need has added six hours per week of office availability to better serve local animal lovers. You may now speak in person to GAIN founder Marie […]
By Ralph Echtinaw St. Louis Finance Director Bobbie Marr got high marks last week from Ken Berthiaume, a certified public accountant who just completed an audit of the city’s books (covering 12 […]
By Ralph Echtinaw St. Louis Schools plan to take on debt in August in the form of a bond issue to enhance infrastructure, technology, safety and “whatever we need in the classroom,” […]