October 11, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

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Local effects of U.S. policy   More...

Slow marina sales in 2017 shows up in Northport Village audit

The good Lord giveth, and the Lord taketh away.  The phrase works for Northport Village finances, but in reverse order.  More...

Business use of marina draws allegations

An often-used vendor for Northport Village is accusing the village administrator of looking the other way while private business has been transacted in the marina.  More...

Leland ZA contract changes put on hold

The task of inserting a conflict of interest clause in the contract of the Leland Township zoning administrator turned into a much more comprehensive process, causing the Township Board to table action on the proposal. More...

Co. budget set, 2019

Following a public budget hearing, the Leelanau County Board of Commissioners adopted a $13.5 million budget for 2019 Tuesday evening at its Statutory Annual Meeting. More...

Day’s body recovered

Family and friends will gather at 2 p.m. More...

Erosion continues at Christmas Cove

The changing Christmas Cove shoreline is concerning to many Leelanau Township residents, but a solution to erosion remains unclear.  As the main point of discussion Tuesday at the Leelanau Township Board meeting, residents and board members expr More...

Village extends golf course contract

Northport Creek Golf Course will continue to be privately run for at least five more years by a company owned by the man who built it.  More...

Township hires sewer contractor

A new contractor has been hired to oversee the Leland Township sewer system.  The Township Board on Monday selected a firm named Infrastructure Alternatives, Inc., (IA) to operate the sewer system. More...