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2012-08-02 23:00:38

Families from Emmet County can take advantage of adventure weekends designed to build communication, teach anger management and provide a safe, neutral environment to heal and grow. (PRWEB) August 02, 2012 The Petoskey-Harbor Springs Area Community Foundation (PHSACF) has awarded grant funds to Eagle Village for Emmet County families to attend Family Challenge Weekends. Parents and youth attend Family Challenge Weekends together, learning new skills and insight into their relationship....

2010-11-22 09:27:00

CLARKSTON, Mich., Nov. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Michigan Snowsports Industries Association (MSIA) has produced a card that allows the holder to ski at 29 different Michigan ski areas this winter for just $189. Called the MSIA White Gold Card, purchasers are entitled to ski one time at each of the participating ski areas during the 2010/2011 ski season. Also included is one free ski tune-up (edge sharpen and wax) valid at over 40 participating MSIA ski retailers. "The White Gold Card...

2010-11-15 10:28:00

CLARKSTON, Mich., Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Michigan Snowsports Industries Association (MSIA) wants to give Michigan kids an opportunity to get out, have fun and get healthy this winter. This is why MSIA has established a statewide program, which provides every fourth grader in Michigan the opportunity to ski for free. Fourth graders can obtain a "Cold is Cool" Ski & Ride Passport that gives them up to three free lift tickets or trail passes at 20 participating ski areas. The...

2009-12-18 12:55:00

CLARKSTON, Mich., Dec. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Understanding the importance of winter recreational activities, Governor Jennifer Granholm has issued a proclamation declaring January as "Discover Michigan Snowsports Month." The proclamation states in part, "Whereas, during the month of January, Michigan residents and visitors are encouraged to learn a new snowsport and take advantage of the sports that only a Michigan winter can provide." To make it easy and affordable to try skiing or...

2009-12-07 09:00:00

CLARKSTON, Mich., Dec. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The Michigan Snowsports Industries Association (MSIA) wants to give Michigan kids an opportunity to get out, have fun and get healthy this winter and has established a statewide program, which provides every fourth grader in Michigan the opportunity to ski for free. Endorsed by Michigan Governor Jennifer Granholm, fourth graders can obtain a "Cold is Cool" Ski & Ride Passport that gives them up to three free lift tickets or trail passes at 21...

2009-11-19 16:00:00

PETOSKEY, Mich., Nov. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- CMS Land has applied for a permit to treat and release water collected at Resort Township's East Park as part of the Little Traverse Bay Environmental Project. The National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) application was submitted today to the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ). The water treatment facility proposed in the application is located next to East Park, just north of U.S. 31. The application is part of CMS...

2009-11-19 12:07:00

CLARKSTON, Mich., Nov. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The Michigan Snowsports Industries Association (MSIA) is selling a card that allows the holder to ski at 28 different Michigan ski areas this winter for just $189. Called the MSIA White Gold Card, purchasers are entitled to ski one time at each of the participating ski areas during the 2009/2010 ski season. Also included is one free ski tune-up (edge sharpen and wax) at participating MSIA ski retailers. "The White Gold Card is an exceptional...

2009-10-22 09:42:00

ST. IGNACE, Mich., Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Mackinac Straits Health System Foundation today announced its sponsorship of the first-ever 'Free Bridge Fare Day' on November 1, in honor of the 52nd anniversary of the first crossing of the Mackinac Bridge. The Health System foundation is working in partnership with First National Bank of St. Ignace and Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island to commemorate this historic moment. "At a time when healthcare in this country is likely on the brink of...

2009-09-29 05:00:00

PETOSKEY, Mich., Sept. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CMS Land Company reports that significant progress has been made in addressing environmental issues related to the defunct cement plant that once operated on the shores of Little Traverse Bay. The abandoned site was redeveloped in 1994 into what are now Resort Township's East Park and the Bay Harbor Resort. August water monitoring results verify that pH readings above the action level of nine have been virtually eliminated and human...

2008-10-04 00:00:07

By Ben Ross Detroit got Americans on the road and gave the world Tamla Motown. It's also the gateway to the spectacular shores of the Great Lakes. Ben Ross hits the highways of Michigan John F Kennedy died here. Not in this building, though; not even in this state. He died here, in this car. A 1961 Lincoln. Black. Sleek. Massive. The bonnet gleams under the electric lights, the chrome glitters brightly, the white-rimmed tyres look brand-new. An American flag hangs limply at the front...


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