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‘We’ll keep working on it:’ President Goodnow’s goals voted down

‘We’ll keep working on it:’ President Goodnow’s goals voted down

By Michael Piwowarski, editor-in-chief. UNIVERSITY CENTER – As the late businessman Stephen Covey once said: “Goals are pure fantasy unless you have a specific plan to achieve them.” Members of the Delta College board of trustees shared this sentiment when they voted on president Jean Goodnow’s goals for 2020 at the Dec. 10 meeting. After a near-unanimous vote in opposition […]

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[The Green Mile] Light up! Bay City welcomes recreational marijuana

[The Green Mile] Light up! Bay City welcomes recreational marijuana

By Michael Piwowarski, editor-in-chief. BAY CITY – As Michigan residents are now able to purchase recreational marijuana as of Sunday, Dec. 1, Bay City has established its ordinance just weeks ahead, in an effort to catch up with Ann Arbor. On Wednesday, Nov. 13, the state Marijuana Regulatory Agency announced that existing businesses with medical licenses that are also pursuing […]

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Top 5 pre-Thanksgiving events to be thankful for

by Colton Carrier, Reporter Happy Holidaze! In the tradition of Cirque du Soleil, Broadway director Neil Goldberg has assembled 20 Cirque acts from around the world to amaze audiences nationwide. Celebrating Thanksgiving, Chanukah, Christmas and New Year’s, Cirque Dreams: Holidaze will take the stage at the Midland Center for the Arts for two nights. Performances will run at 7:30 p.m. […]

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The city of Midland showed up to Chemical CIty Paper's launch party on Oct. 30, and mingled among refreshments. Photo by Michael Pieper (Creative Director)

Chemical City Paper launches print edition

By RJ Murphy, reporter.   MIDLAND – On Tuesday, Oct. 29, a newly formed press organization hosted a party to celebrate the release of their first print issue. Founded earlier this year, the Chemical City Paper is a digital first, non-profit news source exclusively covering the Midland area. The event was well attended, showing signs of support from the community. […]

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Top 5 for weekend of November 8, 2019

By Colton Carrier, A&E Editor   Riverside brings films from around the world This year’s lineup at the Riverside Saginaw Film Festival features sixteen films from around the globe, ranging from documentaries to thrillers. Venues include the Court Street Theater, Hoyt Public Library and the Castle Museum. Tickets are $6 per film and all-access passes are $45. The festival runs […]

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Late Night Soundwave: We want to hear you

By Samuel Philpot, associate editor. Everyone has musical talent inside them. Sometimes they’ve been practicing it for most of their lives, or its a new discovery for them. Either way, plenty of places have open mic nights or karaoke nights to give you the chance to perform. Bars will bring in karaoke or open mic nights as a way of […]

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Delta Beat – Fall 19 – Issue 5: Planned Parenthood, Talking To Yourself + More!

Delta Beat – Fall 19 – Issue 5: Planned Parenthood, Talking To Yourself + More!

Welcome back! The Delta Beat is back for the Halloween season! Enjoy our latest stories and make sure you subscribe to our YouTube channel so you don’t miss our new content! Videographer / Video Editor || Michael Pieper || Creative Director News Photography by Michael Piwowarski

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Midland center 2020 opening delayed

Midland center 2020 opening delayed

By Michael Piwowarski, editor-in-chief. Delta College’s future Midland learning center is making progress with construction. However, certain obstacles have brought forth a delay in the opening. When the Delta College board of trustees convened for their monthly meeting Tuesday, Oct. 8, a motion was passed to transfer ownership of donated land being used for the Midland Center, from the Delta […]

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Top 5 for the Week

By Colton Carrier, A&E Editor Serving fright by the “slice” With Halloween rearing its head, many will be diving into whatever spooky attraction they can get to. Luckily, the Slice of Fright Film Fest is coming to scare and shock horror fans from all around the Tri-Cities. Drawing in more than 30 short films, both locally and around the world, […]

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Top 5 for the weekend of September 13

Get a new perspective at the Japan Festival Formed out of a sense of respect between Saginaw and its sister city, Shiga Prefecture in Japan, the Japanese Cultural Center and Tea House has always been a beautiful part of the city. On Sunday, Sept. 15, the center is hosting a festival dedicated to a wide variety of cultural performances and […]

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