The Promote the Vote Ballot Initiative’s goal is to make voting more accessible and more secure. The initiative calls for more drop boxes, online absentee ballot tracking, verifying the identities of voters prior to counting their vote, and more.
Hiriam White, a Civil War Veteran, died in Kenton and his grave has been honored for over 100 years by the township. However, there was a lack of evidence to completely confirm that he was buried there. However, an investigation discovered the necessary evidence to prove it. His grave has now been officially recognized.
During an accelerated program designed to acknowledge their prior experience, recruits received training in patrol techniques, report writing, ethics, cultural diversity and implicit bias, decision making, leadership, first aid, criminal law, crime scene processing, firearms, water safety, defensive tactics and precision driving.
Secure MI Vote is a citizens’ legislative initiative that aims to ensure confidence in Michigan elections. Supporters of the campaign argue that proper identification should be required to ensure no votes are diluted by fraudulent votes.
Three hundred DNR personnel worked on the fire, aided by a wide variety of staff representing numerous agencies and departments. In all, 42.6 miles of fire line was built to contain the fire, which ultimately cost more than $3 million.
A luncheon was held for the spouses attending the U.P. Honor Flight in Escanaba today. The U.P. Honor Flight was canceled for the last two years because of Covid-19, many are excited to see it return so veterans get a well-deserved thank you.