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More about Matthew Marker

The Elk Rapids Progress has published more information on this tragedy. Editor-in-chief Samantha Tengelitsch also sent this note: We’re trying to raise money for the family as the cost of transporting the car and rig home is $2,000 plus the … Continue reading

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Adolescent alligator

Note from Magnum Hospitality: This month, Pearl’s is celebrating its 13th year of business in beautiful Elk Rapids and we want you to celebrate with us! We’ll be having an event on Saturday May 14, but we’re offering a coupon … Continue reading

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Will high gas prices affect tourism?

We’ve been here before. As gas prices climb, there is the unavoidable fret that tourism will suffer. High prices at the pump are forcing visitors to cut back on their vacation spending, a trend local tourism officials hope will turn … Continue reading

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Citizen of the Year

Congratulations to Maribeth Westcott who is Elk Rapids Chamber Citizen of the Year. I have known Maribeth for years and can attest that the Chamber pick is a good one.

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Elk Rapids grad killed

Breaking News Kelly Leassner writes: I haven’t seen this on any of the news channels or on the Record-Eagle’s website, but Matthew Marker (Elk Rapids High class of ’97 or ’98) died this weekend in WA.  http://rally-america.com/news/934/  He has a … Continue reading

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Speculation or portent?

William and Kate announced plans for a delayed honeymoon, fueling spreading rumors that Elk Rapids will be that undisclosed location.

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Countdown – Change

New Elk Rapids Live Now having reassured all, I hope, that there is no Live revolution in the offing (see Countdown – Trends), here are some dramatic changes that are coming to Live soon. Enhanced format Advertising Disclosed relationships with … Continue reading

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