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Note to villages, twps.: Figure out cannabis

Note to townships and villages in the county not named Solon: Figure out the medical marijuana issue before you have to. More...

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Cash remains king at county farm stands

I informed Ernie a couple of weeks ago that we would be eating local sweet corn every day for supper until it was no longer available on Leelanau’s many road side stands.  I’ve been going down the mountain (Sugarloaf Mountain, that i More...

Balance needed to keep four school districts

School of choice policies were created to foster competition among public school districts.  They’re working in Leelanau County – perhaps too well.  Glen Lake Community Schools has cut off enrollment by out-of-district students, More...

Heard around Leelanau

“Later on, they will need verbal support rather than criticism.”   More...

‘Non-career politicians’ win without answers

In politics what you don’t know could hurt you.  But spinning it right helps.  One of the most embarrassing moments for an elected official is to admit he or she does not know something. More...