January 27, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Library Awaits Glass, Plans April Opening

It looks like spring will bring the opening of the new St. Ignace Public Library at the corner of Spruce Street and US-2. More...

Sculptures Highlight Mackinaw City Winterfest

Mackinaw City More...

Youth Club Plans Ice Climbing Trip

Teens in the St. Ignace 4-H Challenge Club are planning a trip to climb frozen waterfalls at the Pictured Rocks on the first weekend in February, reported club leader Kirt Stage-Harvey of St. Ignace. More...

Rep. McDowell To Host Coffee Chats in Cedarville, DeTour, Pickford

State Representative Gary McDowell (D-Rudyard) will hold More...

News

Snowman Contest at Les Cheneaux

Les Cheneaux Elementary School will host the More...

News Briefs

Police Seek Man Impersonating Officer in U.P.

A man who falsely identified himself as a More...

Court Reports

The following dispositions are from 92nd District Court in St. Ignace, January 18 and January 19, Judge Beth Gibson presiding. Arresting agencies are in parentheses. More...

Sports

Petoskey Outlasts Rudyard To Win St. Ignace VB Tourney

The championship of the St. Ignace Volleyball Invitational came down to a third and deciding match, as Petoskey outlasted Rudyard to claim the team title at LaSalle High School Saturday, January 22. More...

Lady Saints Rally Past Sault High

St. Ignace varsity volleyball team fell behind by two matches, but stormed back to post three consecutive victories en route to a Straits Area Conference (SAC) win over Sault High Monday, January 17. More...

Lady Trojans Third at Inland Lakes Tourney

Cedarville varsity volleyball team finished third during the Inland Lakes Invitational Saturday, January 8. More...

Columns

Les Cheneaux

484-2626 mink@cedarville.net We were sorry to lose Addie Bishchoff last week. Addie was a true outdoor woman who loved to hunt and fish. She was admired and loved by many in the community. More...

DeTour Area

297-8075 bbann@sault.com Soon we will be in the month of February, the month when most all winter activities will be held in the surrounding areas. More...

Mackinac Island

847-3301 Greetings from the enchanted Island of Mackinac, where the freshly-fallen snow blankets the area, making it even more beautiful. More...

Hospital Board Will Seek Millage Again

Second Attempt To Get Operational Funding

The Mackinac Straits Hospital board will ask voters for 1.2 mills for operations in an election Tuesday, May 3. This will be the second try for the county-wide millage proposal, which failed in November. More...

‘L’ is for Llama

St. Ignace kindergarten students learned More...

Firemen, 9&10 News Crew Face Basketball Challenge

The 9&10 News All-Star team will compete in a charity basketball against DeTour school faculty and high school seniors at 12:30 p.m. and against St. Ignace firefighters at 7 p.m. Saturday, February 5. More...

Cable Company to Add Warnings on TV Content

Concerns of St. Ignace Resident Lead to Agreement With Charter Communications

A compromise in Tom North More...

Les Cheneaux Library Offers Euchre, Karaoke, Art, Travel Shows

L es Cheneaux Community Library will host youth euchre tournaments every Monday night, following a successful evening Monday, January 17, during which teens were treated to popcorn and beverages. Prizes were awarded to the winners. More...

Social

Specialist Michelle Warren Earns Army Medal

Assisting a family at the scene of a highway accident in the early hours of Thanksgiving morning earned an Army Medal of Commendation for Army Specialist Michelle Warren, a military police officer stationed at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, with the 25 More...

St. Ignace Middle School Names Students of the Month

Shea Fitzpatrick and Jaclyn Wheeldon have been named January Students of the Month at St. Ignace Middle School. More...

Joseph Schlehuber Inducted Into Honor Society at ITT Tech Institute

Joseph Schlehuber of St. Ignace has been inducted into the National Technological Honor Society of ITT Technological Institute in Grand Rapids. More...

Obituaries

Fred Kaminsky

Fred Herman Kaminsky, 92, of St. Ignace died Thursday evening, January 20, 2005, at Mackinac Straits Hospital Long Term Care. More...

William Farero

William H. Farero of Dafter died Sunday, January 16, 2005, at Marquette General Hospital. More...

John Grondin

John Freeman Grondin, 74, died at his home in Austin, Texas, January 10, 2005, following a lingering illness. More...