May 9, 2013 RSS feed / Columns

Michigan Politics

Senate Contender Peters Plans Northern Swing

While several Republicans, including two congressmen, ponder seeking the seat to be vacated by retiring Senator Carl Levin, three-term U.S. More...

DeTour

It’s always great to come home from a trip, but even better when you’ve met someone in Frankfurt, Germany, who knows your hometown. More...

DEAL ME IN

Mega This And Mega That

Dear Mark:  More...

St. Ignace

Many St. Ignace businesses have opened for the season, including Castle Rock. The Tiki Campground, owned by Carl and Lenore Webb, is now open for the season. Many others are busily making preparations to open soon.  More...

Rexton-Garnet

The annual Spring Fling held this past weekend at Engadine Consolidated Schools was an unqualified success, from the music, to the auction, and the great acts of the Green and Gold Revue, with Flatt’s famous fries and the awesome strawberry sho More...

Les Cheneaux

We’ve certainly enjoyed a touch of summer weather this past week, with sunshine and temperatures into the 70s.  There is a happy new resident at my house, with the addition of a little mixed-breed two-year-old dog named “Spike.&rdquo More...

Engadine Consolidated Schools

by Angie McArthur Superintendent

HOME OF THE EAGLES•KNOWLEDGE LETS YOU SOAR   The turnout for Spring Fling and the Green and Gold Revue was splendid. More...

Les Cheneaux

Junior and Juanita Wilson have returned home from sunny Florida, which they enjoy.  It sure is great that the weather has warmed up here. More...

Keep Doing It: Advice for Growing Your Business

‘Sometimes You Have to Force Yourself’

I try to exercise every other day. When I was in high school, I ran cross country. The races were only two miles long back then. In a competition I’d run those two miles somewhere between 10 and 11 minutes. I never won a race. More...

Brevort

With the summer weather upon us, everyone is out doing yard work.  Sharon Chalmers planted herbs Sunday, May 5.  More...

Looking Back

120 YEARS AGO The St. Ignace News Saturday, May 6, 1893   The first coal vessel of the season arrived Sunday evening, with a cargo for D. S. S. & A. More...

Mackinac Island

It was a perfect spring Mackinac weekend for the 2013 opening of Grand Hotel. The new American flags fluttered in the breeze, and the yellow awnings sparkled in the sunshine as the giant white flower blossomed for another season. More...


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