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Reed to Compete At National Level

DeTour freshman student Moriah Reed has been selected to compete at a National History Day contest at the University of Maryland. The winner of regional and state competitions connected to Kenneth E. More...

News

Mackinac Island: Silver Birches Plans Raise Questions About Development

Concerns from neighbors over a proposal to rezone Silver Birches have prompted owner Liz Ware to consider modifying plans for future development. More...

More Than 300 Girl Scouts Coming to Mackinaw City

More than 300 Girls Scouts are expected to gather in Mackinaw City and visit Mackinac Island for a weekend of activities Friday, May 9, Saturday, May 10, and Sunday, May 11.  Kelly Simmons and Heather Tamlyn are the organizers of the program, ca More...

Considine Receives Honorary Doctorate Degree From LSSU

Robert Considine received an honorary doctorate degree from Lake Superior State University Saturday, May 3. More...

Obituaries

Caroline Spaulding

Caroline M. Spaulding, 72, of Engadine, formerly of Midland, died Thursday, May 1, 2014, at her home, surrounded by her family. More...

Muriel Tassier

Muriel J. Tassier, 80, of Cedarville, passed away Monday, April 28, 2014, at Evergreen Living Center in St. More...

Barbara Powers

Barbara Jean Powers, 83, of St. Ignace, passed away early Wednesday morning, April 30, 2014, at Bortz Health Care System in Petoskey.  She was born January 6, 1931, the youngest of 15 children, to Jaspar and Lucy (nee Boursaw) St. Louis in St. More...

Meeting Minutes - Free Access

Clark Township Minutes

CLARK TOWNSHIP BOARD OF TRUSTEES REGULAR MEETING  APRIL 16, 2014 at 7:00 PM  Call to Order & Pledge of Allegiance: 7:00 PM  Roll Call: Present – Reid, Rutledge, Carpenter, Sherlund, Wellnitz.   More...

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Les Cheneaux School Millage Passes; Doud, Moskwa, Myers, Price Elected on Mackinac Island - Free Access

On Mackinac Island, incumbent mayor Margaret Doud defeated challenger Tim Leeper, 229 to 138 in Tuesday, May 6 election that saw a 53% turnout. More...

City Making Progress on Water Repairs

Repairs to water pipes are commonplace this spring around St. Ignace, and throughout the area. More...

Carousel to Replace Demolished Store

The Mackinaw Crossings mall will gain a carousel this summer as a temporary replacement for the collapsed and demolished Monster Teez store. The new attraction was approved by the Mackinaw City Village Council Thursday, May 1.  More...

West Takes Over As District Ranger

Robert West has been appointed district ranger of the Hiawatha National Forest St. Ignace and Sault Ste. Marie districts. He arrives in St. More...

Social

Amy Winberg, Peter Clegg to Wed

Roger and Deanna Winberg of Hessel announce the engagement of their daughter, Amy Katherine Winberg, to Peter Jonathan Clegg, son of Jason and Colleen Clegg of Rochester, Minnesota.  More...

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Sports

St. Ignace Girls Win 29th Kiwanis Track Invitational

Saints Girls Win 29th St. Ignace Kiwanis Track Invitational   The Saints girls won the 29th annual St. More...

St. Ignace Hoops Teams To Be Honored

The St. Ignace Saints girls and boys basketball teams will be honored during an awards ceremony at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, May 11, at LaSalle High School. More...

Saints Golfers Place Second at Tri-Match

The St. Ignace Saints golf team finished second during a tri-match at Inland Lakes Friday, May 2.  The Saints carded a team score of 203, five shots behind East Jordan with 197. More...

Columns

The Politics of Potholes Lingers

Michigan Politics

There are encouraging signs that, despite their differences on how precisely to respond, both parties appear poised to deal with increasing constituent demands that they address Michigan’s pothole-ridden, deteriorating roads.  More...

Mackinac Island

Happy Mother’s Day!  More...

Engadine-Gould City

It’s starting to warm up and we’ve received a few rain showers, but this year the old saying, “April showers bring May flowers,” is going to be more like, “May showers bring June flowers.”  More...


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