Public Notice - Notice of Modification - John Baxter and Sharon Baxter

   Public Notice NOTICE PURSUANT TO MCL 600.3205a(4) NOTICE is hereby provided to John Baxter and Sharon Baxter, the borrowers and/or mortgagors (hereinafter “Borrower”) regarding the property located at: 1665 W Burdickville Rd, Maple City, Full Story

Elaine (Irma) Witschger Ricker

   Elaine (Irma) Witschger Ricker 1932-2012 Bonita Springs, FL. Irma Elaine Witschger Ricker, 79, beloved wife of Edwin Donald Ricker, passed away January 10, 2012 in Bonita Springs, FL, after a brief but courageous battle with stomach cancer. Full Story

Public Notice 2012 Village of Suttons Bay Planning Commission

   Regular Meeting Dates Suttons Bay Township Office 321 N St Joseph Street, Suite C 2nd Wednesday-6:30 p.m. Full Story


   REVOCABLE TRUST THE CZERNIAK FAMILY TRUST U/A/D December 27, 1996 Date of Birth of Claude J. Czerniak: July 30, 1922 TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: Your Interest in the Trust may be barred or affected by the following: The decedent, Claude J. Full Story

Leelanau Township Board Notice to the Public

   2012 - 2013 MEETING SCHEDULE APRIL 1, 2012 – MARCH 31, 2013 The Leelanau Township Board regular meeting will be held on the second Tuesday of each month at the Leelanau Township Hall at 119 E. Nagonaba St., P. O. Full Story


   COUNTY OF LEELANAU NOTICE TO CREDITORS Decedent’s Estate FILE NO. 11-11637-DE Estate of Harold A. Payne Date of birth: 12/19/1940 TO ALL CREDITORS: NOTICE TO CREDITORS: The decedent, Harold A. Payne, died 11/10/2011. Full Story

Solon Township Planning Commission Notice to the Public


86th District Court Proceedings

   Wendy M. Kozelka, 47, 317 Meinrad St., P.O. Full Story

Magistrate Court proceedings - January 5

   Mark D. Pierson, 40, 12986 S. Outback Ct., Traverse City — 40 in 35 mph zone, reduced from 48; $6 fine, $94 costs. Margaret I. Manning, 18, 3750 N. Kenosha Tr., Suttons Bay — Expired registration; $8 fine, $82 costs. Full Story

Josephine Martha Olmsted

   Josephine Martha Olmsted 1944-2012 Private family services will be held at a later date for Josephine Martha Olmsted of Suttons Bay who died Jan. 12 at her home. She was 67. Josephine was born Feb. Full Story

Rolland G. Charpentier

   Rolland G. Charpentier 1928-2012 Private services were held last week in Clearwater, Fla. for Rolland G. Charpentier of Northport who died Jan. 3. He was 83. Born May 22, 1928 in Fordson, Mich., he was the son of Rolland and Esther Charpentier. Full Story

Vickie Clark

   Vickie Clark 1921-2012 A Mass of Christian Burial was held Monday, Jan. 16 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Traverse City for Vickie Clark of Elmwood Township who died Jan. 10 at the Grand Traverse Pavilions. She was 90. Full Story

Margaret Ann Renwick

   Margaret Ann Renwick 1932-2012 Services were held Friday, Jan. 13 in Traverse City for Margaret Ann “Peggy” Renwick of Lake Leelanau who died Jan. 9 at home. She was 79. Born Jan. Full Story

Evelyn K. Cogan

   Evelyn K. Cogan 1907-2012 Private services will be held at a later date for Evelyn K. Cogan of Rochester Hills who died Jan. 16. She was 104. Born to William and Katherine Walter, Feb. Full Story

Marlin J. Plamondon

   Marlin J. Plamondon of Salt Lake City, Utah – August 11, 1941 to January 12, 2012. Survived by spouse, Gloria Plamondon and children, Daryl Plamondon, Christopher Plamondon and Jessica Kenworthy. Full Story

Sybil Stafford Mead

   Sybil Stafford Mead died on January 12, 2012 in Delray Beach, Florida. She was born in Indianapolis, Indiana on June 3, 1911. She attended Tudor Hall School in Indianapolis and Miss Hall’s School in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. Full Story

Philip J. Garthe, Sr.

    Philip J. Garthe, Sr. 1932-2012 Philip John Garthe of Mesa, Arizona passed away peacefully after a brief illness surrounded by his loving family on January 13, 2012 at the age of 79 years. Full Story

Sheriff won't run again Plans to finish fourth term

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Empire library prepares to deliver books to homebound patrons

   The Glen Lake Community Library in Empire will soon offer a delivery service for home bound patrons, thanks to a $3,000 grant from the Leelanau County Commission on Aging. Full Story

Finalists selected, role still undefined

   A discussion held Tuesday by the County Board of Commissioners provided a preview of the types of conflicts that could derail the tenure of a new county administrator — whoever he or she may be. Full Story

RC makes CR 651 resurfacing a priority

   The county Road Commission has made resurfacing two miles of County Road 651 from the north end of the bridge over Victoria Creek to Gatzke Road its top priority for 2012 projects. The commission started the new year with two meetings on Jan. 3. Full Story

Real estate transfers recorded in county - December 22-December 29

   December 22 Barbara L. Brown to Barbara L. Brown, Lot 11, Leland Terrace, Leland Township. Susan J. Kopka to Susan J. Kopka, trustee, Section 33, Leelanau Township. James M. and Elizabeth A. Full Story

Glen Lake grad the ultra man

   Leelanau County native Thomas Burton came home for holidays to visit with family and friends and do some serious training for next month’s Susitna 100 in Anchorage, Alaska. The visiting went off without a hitch. Full Story

Finalists selected, role still undefined

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Glen Lake grad the ultra man

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New assumed names filed in county - January 5

   J W B Welding; of 4552 Skiview Circle, Cedar — By Jason W. Buckler, 4552 Skiview Circle, Cedar. McCards; of 5338 W. Northwood Dr., Glen Arbor — By Janice W. McCurties, 5338 W. Northwood Dr., Glen Arbor. Full Story

Ski team claims first conference meet

   The county cooperative girls and boys ski team won the first Lake Michigan Ski Conference meet Jan. 4 at Crystal Mountain. “The kids did wonderful,” coach Mark Fisher said after the team’s first official outing of the season. Full Story

G-L avoids layoffs with federal aid

   Layoffs have been averted through the receipt of $2.49 million in federal funds by the Glen Lake school district. Full Story

Riverside Inn offers pâté recipe

   In this week’s County Cuisine, we feature a recipe from the chefs at The Riverside Inn in Leland. Nearly 108 years old, the Riverside Inn is located on the river near downtown Leland, at 302 River St. Full Story

When you're down, think of Chelsie

   Want a quick picker upper! Take a few minutes to talk with 17-year-old Chelsie Wack. Full Story