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Sep 11, 2017
Local Woman Raising Awareness of Rare Disease
It was the Summer of 2009. She was a student at Michigan State University, and was in and out of the hospital with stomach pains. Each...
Sep 9, 2017
Raiders Swat Hornets with Four Seconds Left in Game
The Portland High School football team hosted the Williamston Hornets Friday night in their first conference game of the year. It was a...
Sep 7, 2017
Week Three High School Football Preview
The St. Patrick Shamrocks look to remain unbeaten as they travel to Webberville this Friday for a 7:00 PM kick off. The Spartans of...
Sep 6, 2017
Portland Area Chamber of Commerce to Host Outdoor Movie Night - Saturday, 9/16
On Saturday evening, September 16, 2017, the Portland Area Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a free of charge outdoor movie, "SING", at...
Sep 4, 2017
Childhood Hearing Loss Leads Portland’s Doug Logel to Career Helping Others
Doug Logel was born with a unique hearing loss called a “cookie bite.” This childhood condition would wind up playing a huge role in his...
Sep 2, 2017
Sexton Over Portland in Thriller
On a cool breezy last day of August, two CAAC heavyweights matched up for their first ever meeting and a preview of two of next year’s...
Sep 1, 2017
Shamrocks Roll Over Bobcats 59-0
The St. Patrick Shamrock varsity football team hosted the Burr Oak Bobcats on Thursday night at Portland High School, and ended up...
Aug 31, 2017
Week Two High School Football Preview
Both the Raiders and the Shamrocks look to remain unbeaten in week two of the high school football season. The Raiders will travel to...
Aug 30, 2017
Frewen Realty to Host “Homes for Dogs Project” on September 9th
In coordination with the Ionia County Animal Shelter, Coldwell Banker Frewen Realty will be hosting a dog adoption and donation event at...
Aug 25, 2017
Raiders grind out 26-17 win over Ovid-Elsie in opener
The Raiders hosted the Ovid-Elsie Marauders on Friday night in the season opener. It was announced that this game was the 51st time the...