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Coffee Beanery looking to open up shop in Saginaw campus

Coffee Beanery looking to open up shop in Saginaw campus

By Michael Piwowarski, news editor. Mere months before the anticipated summer opening of Delta College’s new downtown Saginaw learning center, a Michigan-based coffee chain intends to become a part of it. Michele Pierce, the owner of the Coffee Beanery location at Fashion Square Mall in Saginaw, went to the April 9 board of trustees meeting and presented her proposal to […]

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Delta plants seed for new Midland campus

Delta plants seed for new Midland campus

By Michael Piwowarski, news editor. First it was the Saginaw Center, which broke ground March 26, 2018 on East Genesee Avenue in the downtown area. This year, Delta College has kickstarted the construction of another brand new satellite campus, located in downtown Midland. Delta College president Jean Goodnow stated in a press release that students, educators and employers have been […]

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MiABLE announces “I Will Never Lose” campaign

MiABLE announces “I Will Never Lose” campaign

By Michael Piwowarski, news editor. SAGINAW – For individuals with disabilities, there is financial help available for tuition, vehicle purchases, health care and other expenses. A new statewide campaign for the MiABLE program titled “I Will Never Lose” has launched. The campaign will encourage children and adults with disabilities, as well as disabled veterans and their families, to open an […]

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John F. Kennedy exhibit makes a stop at Marshall Fredericks Museum

John F. Kennedy exhibit makes a stop at Marshall Fredericks Museum

By Zach Parfeniuk, reporter. When studying American presidents, there are typical names that crop up as the best of the best of our public servants. George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, are all commonly used, but out of our more recent presidents, John F. Kennedy is often thought of as an inspiration for Americans in our day to day lives. […]

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Record Store Day 2019: Things to do in the Tri-Cities

Record Store Day 2019: Things to do in the Tri-Cities

By Michael Piwowarski, news editor. With thousands of independently owned record stores across the country and many music lovers who prefer stacks of wax over mp3 files, one thing is for certain: vinyl records are here to stay. Since 2008, Record Store Day has celebrated and given recognition to these record stores. Each year, they offer exclusive album releases in […]

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Top 5 for the weekend of April 5, 2019

Top 5 for the weekend of April 5, 2019

By Ryan Reichard, Arts and Entertainment editor.    Enjoy the “dog days” this weekend Are you looking to avoid the boredom that comes with the dog days of the weekend? If so, the Saginaw Valley Kennel Club is hosting a dog show from Friday, April 5 to Sunday, April 7. This event will be held at the Frankenmuth Credit Union Event […]

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Commemorative Vietnam Wall welcomes home veterans

Commemorative Vietnam Wall welcomes home veterans

By Sam Philpot, reporter. SAGINAW – In honor of those who served in the Vietnam War, the VA Medical Center hosted the Vietnam Veterans Moving Wall ceremony Friday, March 29. “We are trying to give them the welcome home they never got,” says veteran Tara Scheuer. “I served in Desert Storm and the first person who welcomed my unit when […]

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No trial: Catholic priest pleads “no contest” to sexual assault charges

No trial: Catholic priest pleads “no contest” to sexual assault charges

By Michael Piwowarski, news editor SAGINAW — After being given a not guilty verdict at his first trial, Roman Catholic priest Robert DeLand Jr. has backed out of any further trials, pleading no contest to further sexual assault charges brought against him. The priest, who formerly served the Saginaw Diocese, is still charged with second-degree criminal sexual conduct, gross indecency […]

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Catholic priest ruled ‘not guilty’ at first of three trials

Catholic priest ruled ‘not guilty’ at first of three trials

By Michael Piwowarski, news editor. SAGINAW — The first of three trials for Catholic priest Robert DeLand Jr. — who is facing sexual assault charges — ended with a “not guilty” verdict after two days. DeLand, who formerly worked in the Freeland area under the Saginaw Diocese, is currently suspended from his job and has been on trial in Saginaw […]

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16th annual Saginaw on Stage takes place at Apple Mountain

16th annual Saginaw on Stage takes place at Apple Mountain

By Zach Parfeniuk, reporter. SAGINAW — Bursting from the walls and windows of the Apple Mountain Ski resort, the sounds of trumpets, guitars, drums, pianos and laughter lit up the night on Friday, March 1 during the sixteenth annual “Saginaw on Stage” music festival and charity event. Managed by the downtown Saginaw Rotary Club, the event brings local artists from […]

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