A stalled classic tractor, a jumpstart with the rig in gear renders a life hanging in the balance. A passerby saves the day in this account of a driverless tractor incident on a Huron County farm.
Calling all photography enthusiasts! This July, get up close and personal with the untamed beauty of the Thumb. Learn from the lens of Dr. Tim Straight at the Huron County Nature Center, and transform your clicks into nature’s masterpieces.
Huron County’s 93 miles of shoreline plays host to 17 public beaches. Here are our top ten beaches and notable mentions of Michigan’s Upper Thumb
Take flight into the world of raptors with the Wildlife Recovery team at Huron County Nature Center. Come face to face with hawks, owls, and falcons in an unforgettable encounter with Michigan’s majestic birds of prey.
Found just south of Oak Beach, the Emergency Ack is a large sculpture that emerges from a farm field. Built of salvaged timber from an 1890s barn.
In the mid-19th century, J. Jenks set forth on a journey that would not only change his life but also shape the future of Michigan’s Huron coast. A true pioneer and entrepreneur, he became a driving force behind the development of lumber, salt, milling, commercial, and agricultural industries in the region. Jenks’ legacy lives on today through his thriving business, J. Jenks & Co., and his contributions to the growth and prosperity of Sanilac and Huron Counties.
Watch a time lapse account of over 40 years of change of Huron County. Watch change across Huron County’ s landscape beginning as early as 1984.
The Huron County Sheriff has issued a reward for information about an unsolved murder case of Ricky Bailey of Rapson that occurred December 2020.