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My family and I have been lifelong residents of Missaukee County. I served in law enforcement for 41 years, including 26 years as Sheriff of Missaukee County. I also was on the board of the Traverse Narcotics team for 26 years. I served during the terms of Judges Peterson, Corwin and Fagerman.

I endorse Jason Elmore for 28th Circuit Court. I have been the Chief of Police in Manton for 22 years, and prior to that, three years as a police officer. I am proud to live in the downtown area of Manton with my wife. In addition to serving here, I have also served one year in Afghanistan t…

The Wexford and Missaukee Circuit Court is one of the most important positions to consider this November. We need experience, leadership and a strong dedication to our community on the bench.

 I would like to add my endorsement of Mike Hayes for the 28th Circuit Court Judge. I am a child care provider here in Cadillac, I have had the honor of caring for Mike and Kristin two amazing children. Mike is an amazing father, he always put family first.

As a member of the bench, I wholeheartedly endorse Jason Elmore for the position of 28th Circuit Court Judge for Wexford and Missaukee Counties.

I encourage everyone reading this to vote for Mike Hayes for Circuit Judge of the 28th Circuit for Wexford and Missaukee Counties. As a practicing attorney for 30 years, and now the 84th District Attorney-Magistrate, I have had the opportunity to observe numerous judges, both good and bad, i…

I love America. I have been part of it for nearly four score years. I think it is a great country. But I want it to be better than what it is right now. I want our citizens and politicians to respect and encourage, not just tolerate diversity; to listen to scientists and physicians who are w…

To my fellow Americans. For the record, I'm a Libertarian. If you are worried that a Democratic presidency will somehow make America a socialist nation ask yourself the following question:  Was I born in a hospital? Did I go to public schools? Did you ever call the police or fire department?…

 I wholeheartedly endorse Jason Elmore for 28th Circuit Court Judge for Missaukee and Wexford Counties.

I was recently reminded that annually the third week in October is designated as National Character Counts Week.

I am writing in support of electing Jason Elmore to become our next Circuit Court Judge for Wexford and Missaukee Counties. In my career as a Probation and Parole Officer and Supervisor, I have worked closely with the past three exceptional Circuit Court judges (Peterson, Corwin and Fagerman…

Prior to joining Jason as his Chief Assistant Prosecuting Attorney, he and I were no more than professional acquaintances. Since then I have gotten to know him on a different level. I understand what drives him as a prosecutor, and have seen the hard decisions made while balancing victim wis…

As Honorable Judge Fagerman closes out his career on the bench, the voters have the opportunity to do research on two gentlemen wanting to serve the people in the Wexford/Missaukee area. It is refreshing and a compliment to the citizens to have someone young and not born and raised in Cadill…

I have lived in the Cadillac area for over 50 years. During this time, I've had the opportunity to serve as a juror on several occasions in courts presided over by several different judges.

As a Cadillac elementary school student during the 1930s, I stood each morning with my classmates to pledge allegiance to our flag. The pledge written in 1892 ended with "... one Nation indivisible, with Liberty and Justice for all." (The 1923 version of the Plegde did not include

Merriam-Webster’s definition of "Fair" is:  marked by impartiality and honesty : free from self-interest, prejudice, or favoritism.

As a lifelong resident of our Cadillac community and Wexford County, I have been an active citizen. As the Nov. 3, 2020 election nears I write this letter in strong support of 28th Circut Court Judge candidate Jason Elmore. Throughout his life, Jason Elmore has proven himself to his family a…

I have been involved with the Wexford County Board of Commissioners for over 13 years, 1980 to 1982, 1990 to 1998 and 2016 to present. The Board Commissioners are constitutionally required to set policies and procedures along with annual budgets.

I am writing to publicly endorse Mike Hayes for Circuit Court Judge for Wexford and Missaukee Counties. As the former prosecutor for Wexford County and the current prosecutor of Osceola County, I understand how important this position is to our Northern Michigan communities.