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Taxi Service Eyed in Mackinaw City

Are more taxi cab providers needed in Mackinaw City? More...

News

Coast Guard: Alcohol Use Will Not Be Tolerated

Boating under the influence of alcohol is illegal, the Coast Guard reminds boaters. More...

War of 1812 Bicentennial Celebrated on Mackinac Island

Two hundred years ago, the second and final armed conflict between the United States of America and Great Britain began. More...

Columbus Ships Pinta and Nina Arrive in Straits Area

The Pinta and the Nina, replicas of Columbus’ ships, are in the area and were expected to pass through the Straits of Mackinac area Tuesday evening, July 10, and arrive in Petoskey Wednesday, July 11, at 2 p.m.  More...

Columns

Michigan Politics

Snyder: Creagh ‘Natural Choice’ To Lead DNR

Every once in a while in the life of the Department of Natural Resources (DNR), and its predecessor agency, Michigan gets a superb director who admirably serves the resources and citizens of both peninsulas.  So it was in 1964 when Ralph A. More...

Keep Doing It:

Advice for Growing Your Business

For my first column in The St. Ignace News, there is so much I want to share with you about marketing and management. In fact, those are the only two things I’ll be writing about in this column. More...

Brevort

It has been exceedingly warm this summer. The dunes have been crowded, even to the west, where one has to climb over rocks to get to the small strip of sandy beach. More...

200 Vintage Sleds Coming To Casino

National Championship Show at St. Ignace

The 7th annual Vintage National Championship Snowmobile Show will draw snow machine enthusiasts to St. Ignace from across the nation Friday, July 13, and Saturday, July 14. More...

Frog Fest Offers Focus on Ecology

At Les Cheneaux This Saturday

The unique ecology of the Les Cheneaux area’s wetlands and marshes will be celebrated Saturday, July 14, with guided excursions into these regions, themed children’s games on the Autore Oil Property, frog art, and hands-on introductions t More...

Creativity Shines at Les Cheneaux 4th

Patriotism and creativity kept the Fourth of July festivities in Cedarville rolling right along Wednesday, July 4. More...

Sports

30th Annual Black Bear Run Draws 275 Runners, Walkers To 4th of July Event

The 30th Annual Black Bear 6K Run and 12K Run and Walk drew a crowd of more than 275 competitors Wednesday, July 4. More...

Golf and Horseshoe League Results

St. Ignace Senior  Golf Results  Arnie Frazier, Don Nalstrom, Paul Ryerse, and Norbert Landreville finished first and Tom Alkire, Ron Tamlyn, Larry Leveille, and Bucky McPhee placed second in the senior league last week. More...

Obituaries

Dennis Brodeur

Dennis H. Brodeur, 91, of Mackinac Island, was a longtime businessman who served on the city council and was active in civic organizations. Mr. More...

Regina Inch

Regina I. Miller Inch, 87, of Battle Creek, formerly of Raber, died Monday, June 25, 2012, in Battle Creek.  She was born March 2, 1925, in Raber to Jacob and Louise (nee Klamerus) Mrozek.  More...

Gerald Talsma

Gerald Arthur Talsma, 76, of Rudyard, died Friday, July 6, 2012, in Marquette.  He was born July 6, 1936, in Sault Ste. Marie, to John Wesley Talsma and Albertha Gertrude (nee Marlink) Talsma.  Mr. Talsma grew up in the Sault Ste. More...

Meeting Minutes - Free Access

St. Ignace City Council Minutes

Council Proceedings (Unofficial) The regular meeting of the St. Ignace City Council was held on Monday, July 2, 2012 in the Council Chambers of the Municipal Building.  The meeting was called to order at 7:00 p.m. More...


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