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Chief Dock Will Be Demolished

St. Ignace Company Will Haul Debris

Maverick Construction, a St. Ignace company, will demolish and completely remove the deteriorating Chief Dock in Moran Bay. The company’s bid was approved by the St. Ignace City Council at its Monday, July 16, meeting. More...

News

10 Emergency Alert Towers To Be Installed in Seven U.P. Counties by Sault Tribe

Weather events, hazardous disasters, and other emergencies will be broadcasted by 10, 30-foot tall alert towers owned and operated by the Sault Tribe of Chippewa Indians. More...

Mackinaw City Village Council Trustee Steven Celez Resigns

Trustee Steven Celez resigned from the Mackinaw City Village Council Thursday, July 5, citing work obligations that prevent him from spending the time necessary for village council.  Mr. More...

Dunn To Direct ‘Carousel’ at Sault

The Soo Theatre Project will present Rogers and Hammerstein’s “Carousel” Thursday, July 19, through Saturday, July 21, at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, July 22, at 2 p.m. More...

Sports

Mackinaw City Boys Heat Up Base Ball Field

The Mackinaw City Boys base ball team is 3 – 0 so far this year and has five games left to play. This summer, the team has played against the Ludington Mariners, Douglas Dutchers, and Petoskey Mossbacks. More...

Rudyard Triathlon, 5K Run Set For July 29

The annual Rudyard Lions Tri- athlon and 5K run Sunday, July 29, is the first leg of the fifth annual Upper Peninsula Triathlon Triple Crown, which also includes the established triathlon races in Curtis Saturday, August 4, and in Grand Marais Sunday More...

Horseshoe League Results

Women’s AA: Joe’s Bar and Grill 49, Hakola Logging 44, Pine Grove Sales 36, Jack Pine Bar and Grill 35, Bay Mills 30, AA/ZZ 22, Chippewa Animal Clinic 12.  Women A: Demwating 37, Betty and Liz 36.  Women’s B: Jodie and Tif More...

Columns

Michigan Politics

How Green Are Our Elected Politicians?

As Michigan’s environmental problems mount, the commitment of elected officials to deal with them is questioned by a green monitoring group that laments lack of “real champions.”  More...

Les Cheneaux

The Leonard Hammond household on Hill Island has been teeming with visitors during the past couple of weeks. Although Leonard is not able to be here, his family is enjoying this beautiful summer weather.  More...

Brevort

Matthew Lamb of Cedarville was ordained Sunday, July 15, at St. James Lutheran Church in Rudyard. It was a meaningful service for many reasons. Years ago, Matt ran Sand Products just west of Brevort. More...

Feast Celebrates Fishing Heritage

At St. Ignace Saturday, The Music, Whitefish, and Fun Will Be Served Up Fresh at the Marina

The sixth annual St. Ignace Fish Feast will begin at 4 p.m. More...

Commuter Cards Will Not Expire

Mackinac Bridge Authority

By the end of the summer “there will not be a speck of rust” on the Mackinac Bridge, reported an inspector of the structure and its cables to the Mackinac Bridge Authority at its meeting Friday, July 13. More...

Families Honored at Engadine Sunday

Flatt, Edwards Feted at Heritage Day

The Engadine Historical Society is honoring two local families at the 12th annual Heritage Day in Engadine Sunday, July 22.  More...

Show Draws 214 Rare Snowmobiles

Inventiveness is plentiful in the snowmobile world. One of the 214 machines at the 7th Annual Vintage National Championship Snowmobile Show at Kewadin Casino was a Hus-ski prototype powered by a chainsaw motor. More...

Social

Laura Peterson and Jeffrey Mlynski United in Marriage at St. Ignace

Laura Reed Peterson and Jeffrey Michael Mlynski of Indianapolis, Indiana, were united in marriage Sunday, May 27, 2012, at 3 p.m. in an outdoor wedding overlooking Lake Huron in downtown St. Ignace. More...

Cynthia Biggings, Dave Peterson To Wed

Sally Biggings and Fred Dandona of St. Ignace announce the engagement of Ms. Bigging’s daughter, Cynthia Biggings, to Dave Peterson.  Ms. Biggings is a hospice nurse liaison at McLaren Northern Michigan hospital in Petoskey.  Mr. More...

Obituaries

Arthur Lehigh

Arthur Miles Lehigh, 82, of Sault Ste. Marie, worked on road construction as a heavy equipment operator and was a member of the Operating Engineers for more than 45 years. Mr. More...

Beverly Fountain

Beverly Jane Fountain, 57, of Cedar River, died Tuesday, July 10, 2012.  She was born February 7, 1955, in Grand Rapids to Bernard and Alberta (nee Bonini) St. Andre.  She married Dale Fountain June 28, 1975, in Grand Rapids. More...

Cena Leadford

Cena Mae Leadford, 91, of Mackinaw City, died early Saturday morning, July 14, 2012, at Tendercare in Rogers City.  She was born November 22, 1920, in Dekalb, Texas, to Frank and Clara (nee Griffis) O’Neil.  She married Leven Harold L More...

Meeting Minutes - Free Access

Clark Township Minutes

CLARK TOWNSHIP  BOARD OF TRUSTEES  SPECIAL BUDGET MEETING  More...

Clark Township Minutes

CLARK TOWNSHIP ANNUAL  More...

Moran Twp. Minutes

Moran Township Board  W1362 US-2, St. Ignace, MI 49781  (906) 643-8027 SYNOPSIS OF MEETING MINUTES  July 5, 2012, Regular Meeting Meeting called to order at 6:00 pm. All members present. Items approved: 1. More...


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