September 26, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Autumn Angling at Nunns Creek

Increasing numbers of autumn anglers have been gathering at the mouth of Nunns Creek along M-134, between I-75 and Hessel. More...

News

City Mulls County Building Variance in Face of Plan Changes

Mackinac County is considering building a storage garage for snowplowing and lawn mowing equipment on its four lots on Truckey Street south of the Mackinac County Courthouse and next to I-75 in the City of St. Ignace. More...

EUPCAN Offers Campus Tours

Local students looking at attending college will get a chance to sample the campus lifestyle Monday, October 14. More...

Protesters on US-2 Do Not Want Subcontractor Involved in Project

A visible protest is being staged this week along US-2, at the entrance to the construction site of the electrical facility in Moran Township near St. More...

Sports

Football

Saints Bounce Back For Come-From-Behind Win Over Inland Lakes More...

Upcoming Football Schedule

Friday, September 27  All games at 7:00 p.m. St. Ignace at Sault Ste Marie Superior Central at Cedarville Rapid River at Engadine Pickford at Pellston Rudyard at Inland Lakes   Saturday, September 28 Ewan Trout Creek at Brimley   More...

Bowling League Results

Bluewater League  Fred’s Pub 12, Truck Stop 11, Mackinaw Trolley 7, Bessie’s Pasties 7, Apollo Home Mortgage 5, The Wooden Door 0.  HTG/HTS: Mackinaw Trolley 473/1333, HIG/s Candi Gildner 195/535.  450-500 Series: Candi Gil More...

Opinion

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Estimated Water Bills Need Explanation  To the Editor:  More...

New Law to Bring Insurance to All

As Program Opens October 1, Tribe and Industry Say News Is Positive for Residents

Michigan residents and small businesses will be able to compare and purchase health care insurance in a new “Health Insurance Marketplace” that opens for business October 1. More...

Friends Good Will Highlights History

Like a ghost of a ship from the distant past, the historical sloop Friends Good Will emerged from the fog of Great Lakes history to pierce the mist at Hessel Marina Thursday, September 19. More...

Small Farms Are on the Rise in EUP

Agriculture appears promising in the effort to grow the economy of the Eastern Upper Peninsula owing to the development of small farms in the region. Buyers, growers, and distributors are connected by the U.P. More...

Social

Right to Life Banquet Set for October 8

The annual Right to Life banquet in St. Ignace will be Tuesday, October 8, beginning with a gathering at 6 p.m. at Little Bear East Arena, with dinner to follow at 6:30 p.m. More...

1897 Church Reconsecrated as Place of Worship in Mackinaw City’s Heritage Village

Three years of restoration work paid off as the Mackinaw Area Historical Society reconsecrated its newly designated Heritage Church in a special ceremony Sunday, September 22. More...

Adam Smith Honored by Michigan Municipal League

Mackinaw City Village Manager Adam Smith was honored Thursday, September 19, at a Detroit ceremony by the Michigan Municipal League with one of its 2013 Special Awards of Merit.  More...

Obituaries

Lawrence ‘Larry’ Parel

Lawrence O. “Larry” Parel, 71, of Mackinac Island, passed away Monday, September 23, 2013, at Mackinac Straits Health System.  He was born February 28, 1942, to Lawrence and Helen (nee St. More...

Dorothy Martindale

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Helen Richards

Helen J. More...

Columns

Michigan Politics

Lively GOP State Senate Primary Looms

The parties have already pretty much settled on likely nominees for the 2014 race to replace retiring Democrat Carl Levin, Michigan’s longestserving U.S. senator.  More...

St. Ignace

It’s hard to believe that September is almost gone. It’s such a nice time of the year. Sunday, September 22, was the first day of fall and the leaves will soon be changing. More...

Rexton-Garnet

Mother Nature has just started putting together her colorful ensemble, and it promises to be more spectacular than last year.  Derrek Derusha and family of Minnesota enjoyed this past weekend making the rounds visiting family and friends and int More...


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