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Curtis To Mark Oktoberfest Saturday

Oktoberfest will be celebrated Saturday, September 22, in Curtis at Erickson Park, Main and Saw-Wa-Quato Streets, from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.   Live musical entertainment will include the Jon Archambault Band from noon to 3 p.m. More...

News

Waterways Group Uses Meeting with Levin To Discuss Water Issues in Les Cheneaux

Reduced water levels in Lake Huron and Lake Michigan, the epidemic of invasive weeds in inland lakes and the Great Lakes, and the need for a feasibility study to determine if the federal channel at Clark Township should be extended into the Cedarvill More...

Folkersma, Pickford Feed Service Honored by United Way

Charlotte Folkersma and Kristen and Mark Taylor of Pickford Feed Service have been selected for the Spotlight Recognition for service from United Way of the EUP.  More...

Americorps To Speak Thursday

An AmeriCorps volunteer team will speak at the Hiawatha Shoreto Shore meeting Thursday, September 20, at 6:30 p.m. at Pure Country restaurant in Rudyard. The meeting will include a pizza buffet.  More...

Sports

Football

Cedarville Stays Perfect With 8-Man Win Over Engadine  The Cedarville Trojans held a perfect season with a 54-6 win over the Engadine Eagles in a game played at Raiders Field in DeTour Friday, September 14. More...

Hockey Registration To Begin

Mackinaw City began hockey registrations for the 2012-2013 season are underway and will continue through Thursday, September 20, at the Mackinaw City ice rink. Registration is from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. and players of all levels are welcome. More...

Saints To Host Golf Tourney

Positions are still available for the Saints softball team’s two-person golf scramble to be held Sunday, September 23, at the St. Ignace Golf Club. More...

Columns

Michigan Politics

9/11 Artifacts Abound in Michigan

Mobs overseas. Memorials at home. More...

Mackinac Island

It was a beautiful September weekend with warm temperatures and bright, sunny days. Monday, September 17, you could feel a tinge of fall in the air. Many happy brides were seen going by in wedding carriages over the weekend. More...

Looking Back

125 YEARS AGO  The St. Ignace News  Friday, September 16, 1897  The Island will have a race track next season.  •••  There are contractors in town every day looking for wood-choppers.  More...

Chief Engine Now To Be Restored

One of three engines from the old railroad ferry, Chief Wawatam, will be sold for $1 to a preservation group, Friends of the Chief Wawatam, and not sold for scrap, as had been proposed two weeks ago. More...

Vote Pending on Historic Districts

Will City Study Committee Recommend Districts for Mackinac Island?

Two of five committee members say they want to see historic districts established in downtown Mackinac Island, one has voted against the move, and, this week, the remaining two will be asked to cast their votes whether to recommend that the city esta More...

Social

Joe Becker, Jaimee Bloxsom

Jaimee Bloxsom and Joe Becker, both of St. Ignace, announce their plans to be married.  Miss Bloxsom is the daughter of Cindy Jones and Mike Bloxsom, both of St. Ignace. She is a 2008 graduate of LaSalle High School. More...

Cody Carmichael, Teresa Belliotti

Dan and Sally Carmichael of Cedarville announce the engagement of their son, Cody, to Teresa Belliotti of Warren. Parents of the bride to be are Joe and Karen Belliotti, also of Warren.  Mr. More...

Kelly Peterson, Shawn Landowski Wed

Kelly Peterson and Shawn Landowski were united in marriage Friday, August 24, 2012, at Spirit Mountain Ski Lodge in Duluth, Minnesota.  The bride is from St. Ignace and is the daughter of James and Cheryl Schlehuber. More...

Obituaries

Zona Pierson

Zona Pierson of St. Ignace passed away Thursday, September 13, 2012, nine days before her 96th birthday.  The fourth of six children, she was born September 22, 1916, to Harry and Louise Kalbfleisch in St. Ignace.  More...

Susan Reinhardt

Susan Mary Reinhardt, 63, of Chesterfield Township, died at Henry Ford Macomb Hospital in Clinton Township Thursday, September 13, 2012.  She was born December 23, 1948, in Mt. More...

William ‘Bill’ Feldman

William A. “Bill” Feldman, 68, of Fort Thomas, Kentucky, died Sunday, August 19, 2012, at his home.   He spent summers at Fox Fire Cabin in Wilderness Bay in the Les Cheneaux Islands. In his 10 summers in Les Cheneaux, Mr. More...

Meeting Minutes - Free Access

Moran Twp. Minutes

Moran Township Board W1362 US-2, St. Ignace, MI 49781 (906) 643-8027 SYNOPSIS OF MEETING MINUTES September 11 2012, Special Meeting Meeting called to order at 10:00 am. More...

Moran Twp. Minutes

Moran Township Board W1362 US-2, St. More...


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