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Articles from July 2022 (Return to News home)
by Laurel Evans
Friday, July 15, 2022

Versiti Blood Center and the League of Women Voters of Leelanau County are co-hosting this event. Due to the ongoing impacts of Covid within our community, we are facing an immediate need for donations of ALL blood types.

Type O blood can be used in transfusions for any blood type, as it is the universal blood type needed for emergency transfusions and for immune deficient infants.

Walk-ins are also encouraged.

Please visit the following event-specific link to sign up:

by Laurel Evans
Thursday, July 14, 2022

The Leelanau County Planning Commission has two immediate openings - for the Transportation and Business categories.

More information on this important board is available by visiting the Boards and Commissions page -

by Laurel Evans
Tuesday, July 5, 2022

The Leelanau County Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition is seeking county resident input on a survey.

The full survey can be completed in approximately 10 to 15 minutes, and is available at the following link -

Deadline for all submissions is Friday, September 2, 2022.

by Laurel Evans
Friday, July 1, 2022

Leelanau County is auctioning off three (3) retired patrol vehicles, a separate covered trailer, a kayak trailer, and eleven (11) kayaks.

More information on how to place on bid and review the offerings is available on the bid/vendor info page -

Bids can be submitted through the auction site from 5:00 p.m. on Friday, July 1, until 3:00 p.m. on Friday, July 15.