January 18, 2020

Cindy Ann Auge, age 57, of Portland, passed away on Friday, January 17, 2020. She was born on November 20, 1962 in Grand Rapids. Cindy loved her cats at home and tending to her plants and the numerous roses around the house. She was preceded in death by her parents, Sh...

January 18, 2020

If you follow Portland Raiders Boys’ Basketball you know that the pieces are coming together.  Coach Jason Goerge said after the Haslett game on Tuesday night that he wanted his team to start playing hard for the whole game.  And that is what they did at home last nigh...

January 18, 2020

The Portland St. Patrick girls basketball team hosted the Wolfpack of Laingsburg on Friday night.  St. Patrick’s Mara Schrauben lead all scorers with 20 points, while Samantha Teachworth grabbed 16 rebounds leading the Shamrocks to a 45-39 victory. 

Kara Mahoney le...

January 18, 2020

The Portland Lady Raider basketball team hosted the Greyhounds of Eaton Rapids on Friday night in a battle of one loss teams.  Both teams were 8-1 on the season entering the game and were tied for first place in the CAAC White division. 

With some extremely aggress...

January 17, 2020

TIFFIN, Ohio - Heidelberg University has announced the names of 436 students who have earned academic recognition on the fall semester dean's list. Included on the list is Devin Miller, a sophomore Business Administration major from Portland.

According to Pr...

January 17, 2020

On Thursday, January 16th, the Shamrocks made the long trip over to Laingsburg for a showdown with the 5-1 Laingsburg Wolfpack. The Wolfpack proved to be too much, and they beat the Shamrocks 61-43.

In the first quarter, the Wolfpack defense stifled the Shamrocks, hol...

January 17, 2020

On Tuesday, the Portland boys team defeated Waverly 21 to 9 at the Royal Scot in Lansing.

Notable scores for Portland:

Luke Dalman 226, 178

Josh Rutkowski 182

Brandon Ladisky 172,171 

Notable scores for Waverly:

Austin Duff 185

Juan Vasques Jr. 176, 171

Tara Waber 162


January 17, 2020

Alma College has released the Dean's List for those students who achieved outstanding academic performance during the 2019 Fall Term. Students who achieve a 3.5 or better grade point average during a term, while carrying a minimum of 13 credits, at least eight of which...

January 17, 2020

The 2020 Ducks Unlimited Banquet will be held on March 14th at Eagle Park, located at 14331 S. Grange Road in Eagle.  Doors will open at 5:00 PM.

Ticket prices are:

Member - $50

Includes 1-year membership, dinner and drinks.

Green Wing - $40

Includes 1-year GW membership, d...

January 17, 2020

At the January 13th meeting of the Portland Public Schools board of education, board members were given a look at work to be completed during phase two of the district’s bond funded improvement projects.

Dan Tryles, Director of Architecture at Kingscott, delivered the p...

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