September 25, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Audit Shows Improvement for City

St. Ignace’s 2013 audit took longer than in past years owing to difficulty reconciling the cash accounts, but the city has continued to improve its financial situation, said auditor Annette   Eustice of Rehmann in Cheboygan. More...

Beagle Leaves Life in Lab, Finds Home

A visitor in Jennifer and Kirby King’s home will immediately draw the attention of their two beagles. More...

News

Mud Run Work Bee Is Wed.

A Jersey Mud Run work bee is scheduled for Wednesday, September 24, at 6 p.m. at Taylor’s Pit in Cedarville just north of town on M-129. Volunteers are needed to get the running course in shape for the race. More...

Dorenbecker Joins Gros Cap Board of Education

Carrie Dorenbecker (right) has joined the Gros Cap School Board of Education to replace Nancy Dandona after she resigned her position in preparation for moving out of town. Here Mrs. More...

Sheriff Warns of Phone Calls

The Mackinac County Sheriff’s Office has reported a local telephone fraud complaint Monday, September 15, in which an unknown suspect was able to take $8,000 from the victim. More...

Sports

Football

Cedarville Remains Perfect With League Win Over Engadine  Senior Brad Causley scored five touchdowns to help keep the Cedar- ville Trojans record perfect at 4-0 in the Bridge Alliance 8-Man Football League with a 42-6 win over the Engadine Eagle More...

Cross Country

Saints Girls X-Country Continue Strong Season   The St. Ignace Saints girls cross country team continues the strong season with a second place finish in the first of three Straits Area Conference meets Tuesday, September 16, at Cheboygan.  More...

Mackinac Island

Mackinac Island Lakers Battle Hannahville Soaring Eagles In Soccer, Volleyball   The Mackinac Island Lakers made the trip to Hannahville to take on the Soaring Eagles in soccer and volleyball during Northern Lights League matchups last weekend.& More...

Opinion

Nice to See Activities in Moran

To the Editor:  More...

What About Winter Cleanup For Potential Oil Spill?

To the Editor:  There have been quite a few meetings regarding the Line 5 pipeline and cleanup procedures. More...

Public Meetings - Free Access

Public Meeting Calendar

Open Public Meetings  – Your Government at Work  Following is a schedule of open public meetings. This listing is for governmental and similar entities. More...

Meeting Minutes - Free Access

Clark Township Minutes

CLARK TOWNSHIP BOARD OF TRUSTEES SPECIAL MEETING JULY 25, 2014 AT 8:30 AM  Call to Order: 8:40 AM  Roll Call: Present – Wellnitz, Reid, Rutledge, Sherlund. Absent – Carpenter   More...

St. Ignace City Council Minutes

City of St. Ignace Summary of Council Proceedings September15, 2014  The Regular Council Meeting convened at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, September 15, 2014, in the Council Chambers at City Hall with Mayor Grondin presiding.   More...

Clark Township Minutes

CLARK TOWNSHIP BOARD OF TRUSTEES REGULAR MEETING AUGUST 20, 2014 AT 7:00 PM  Call to Order & Pledge of Allegiance: 7:00 PM  Roll Call: Present – Reid, Rutledge, Carpenter, Sherlund, Wellnitz.   More...

Bridge Runners Coming Saturday

St. Ignace Oktoberfest Open to All Downtown

More than 200 runners are expected to cross the Mackinac Bridge in the first Mighty Mac Bridge Run this Saturday, September 27. The race will begin at the entrance to Fort Michilimackinac in Mackinaw City at 7 a.m. and conclude in St. More...

Electric Rates Rising In U.P.

Increasing electric costs will be discussed at a public meeting Monday, September 29, at 7 p.m. in Little Bear East Arena in St. Ignace. More...

Culinary School Welcomes First Class

With Hessel Marina in the background, Les Cheneaux Culinary School’s first group of students assembles at the newly developed establishment Monday, September 15. More...

Social

Blaise Soeltner

BIRTH

John and Jennifer Soeltner of Lake Isabella announce the birth of a daughter, Blaise Opal Soeltner, born Sunday, August 31, 2014, at McLaren Central Michigan hospital in Mt. Pleasant. More...

Mallory LaLonde, Benjamin Schley

ENGAGEMENT

William and Donna LaLonde of St. Ignace announce the engagement of their daughter, Mallory LaLonde, to Benjamin Schley, son of David and Becky Schley of Cheboygan.  More...

Kaitlin McDonald and Travis Hill Marry

WEDDING

Kaitlin McDonald of St. Ignace and Travis Hill of Sault Ste. Marie were united in marriage Saturday, August 16, at Bridge View Park in St. More...

Obituaries

Joanne Stewart

Joanne Waldo Stewart was a longtime resident of the Les Cheneaux Islands and Cedarville, Michigan. Joanne often said that she’d lived many lives in her lifetime. She died in her home on Sunday, September 14, 2014, at the age of 90. More...

Gordon ‘Gordie’ Goeschel

Gordon William “Gordie” Goeschel, 47, of Dafter, was a carpenter and co-owner of co-owner of Barbeau Builders. Mr. Goeschel died Friday morning, September 5, 2014, at War Memorial Hospital in Sault Ste. More...

Max Macaulay

Max A. Macaulay, 79, a Lakefield Township resident, was a military veteran and a cattle rancher. Mr. More...

Columns

Looking Back

100 YEARS AGOThe St. Ignace EnterpriseThursday, September 24, 1914 More...

Engadine-Gould City

The eighth annual Curtis Oktoberfest is Saturday, September 27, from noon to 7 p.m. More...

Rexton-Garnet

Mother Nature threw us a curve. Just when the woodshed is filled and ready to go, we are promised a week of great weather with sunshine and blue skies. Fall in the Upper Peninsula doesn’t get any better than that. More...


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