Michigan’s Sunrise Side is comprised of communities that follow the Lake Huron coastline, offering some of the most extensive recreational, ecological, historical and cultural sites in Michigan's Lower Peninsula. There are 9 Chemical Bank locations proudly serving the communities of AuGres, East Tawas, Hale, Oscoda, Pinconning, Rose City, Standish, Tawas and West Branch.

Upcoming Community Events

September 17

St. Mary's of Standish Development Fund Auction

Join us at the Cheese House in Pinconning as we help raise funds for a great cause!

September 23 - 25

Hale Yes Balloon Festival

This annual event includes a Farmer’s Market, Children’s Crafts and Activities, Wine Tasting & A Taste of Hale, Scavenger Hunt, Car Show, Hot Air Balloon Flights and much more!

September 23 - 25

Paul Bunyan Days

Bring the whole family to Oscoda for a Car Show, Live Music, Carnival, Craft Vendors and much more!

October 1 & 2

Standish Depot Days

This annual event includes Antique Tractors, Amusement Rides, Chili Cook-Off, Live Music, Tours of an Antique Restored Caboose and much more! 

R. Darren Rhoads

Community President, Corporate Retail Sales Manager

Board Member

Howard M. Barriger

President, Barriger Builders


Matthew D. Arbour

Owner and Operator, Dean Arbour Ford - West Branch

Board Member

Michael J. Herrick

Owner, Herrick Plumbing and Heating

Board Member

Ryan I. Parkinson

Owner, Hale Insurance Agency, Inc.

Board Member

David S. Ramsay

Owner, Lee Ramsay, Rivertown and Sisson Funeral Homes

Board Member