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BAY VIEW FOODS/MR. CHIPS FACILITY as seen from the air on Monday. The fire began in the loading dock area in the top left of the photo. The damage to the steel roofs shows the intensity of the heat inside the buildings. 				                --Courtesy Photo by Martin Szeliga/Airborne Angler
The Bay View Foods/Mr. Chips pickle plant, at 2606 N. Huron Road in Fraser Township, suffered a major fire on Saturday afternoon. The plant was not in operation, but employees were on site and contacted Bay County Central Dispatch. The Pinconning-Fraser Fire Department (PFFD) received the first...
Amber Meyer at the Midland County Relay for Life event where she received a National Honorable Mention award for her volunteer work with the organization.  --Courtesy Photo
My 12 yr. old daughter, Amber Meyer, is very involved with Relay for Life and the American Cancer Society. She attends Pinconning Middle School as a 6th grader. Our Midland County Relay for Life event, like many, went virtual, but that didn’t stop Amber. She has raised $4,733 dollars and counting...
Central Elementary and Linwood Elementary are hosting a “Virtual” Title I Parent Meetings on Thursday, October 8, 2020 at Virtual Google Meet at 6:00 pm for Central Elementary School and 7:00 pm for Linwood Elementary School. Information will be posted on their school web pages also. The Meeting ID...
Beginning Thursday, October 1st applications for Christmas Baskets will be taken. Hours that Archie Gittens will be available are 1:00 to 4:00 pm at the Pinconning Branch Library. If you apply at another agency, please do not apply with the Pinconning Area Food Pantry as your application will be...
5th Grade PAL Ryan Bonem.                    --Courtesy Photo
Christine Schwerin, Principal at Linwood Elementary School has initianted a new program at the school called “Principal’s PALs, which stands for a Positive Attitude for Learning. Each month a student from each grade will be recognized for their positive attitude for learning. The student PALs for...
Harbor Freight Tools, America’s go-to store for quality tools at the lowest prices, will open its new store in Bay City on Saturday, October 17 at 8 a.m. The Bay City store, located at 3762 Wilder Road, is the 37th Harbor Freight Tools store in Michigan. The new store brings approximately 35 new...
PASD SUPERINTENDENT MIKE VIEAU poses with an example of a hand sown mask donated to the district by the MAUCE sewing group and others. The final count of the donated masks was 6,000+ in both adult and youth sizes. Mr. Vieau noted that this is an excellent example of the local community supporting the district, their students and others in our area when needs arise.			--Journal Photo
In March, as our nation was put on lock-down to “stay safe at home”, and we began to cope with the threat of the Corona virus, concern grew for the first responders of our community. Our local ambulance crews and McLaren Health Care workers were in need of personal protective equipment. Under the...
The Pinconning Area Schools Board held their second September meeting on Monday evening in a hybrid format with the Board together in the High School Media Center and all other participants attending remotely. The Consent Agenda was approved after a question to confirm that the Resource Officer...
In 34 days, City of Pinconning residents will choose their Mayor for the next two years from among three candidates. The Journal will be sending a questionnaire to all three, and will publish their responses the week prior to the election. We are asking our readers to tell us what information...

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