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Spirited Basketball Game Benefits Hospital

St. Ignace Saints Win Over Cheboygan Chiefs in Hooping Benefit Game

Hooping For a Cure Benefits Oncology Department   The seventh Hooping For a Cure benefit girls basketball game between the St. More...

News

More Trash Going Into Landfills

Waste sent to Michigan landfills increased last year by 5.6%, according to an annual solid waste report released by the Department of Environmental Quality Tuesday, February 10. This is an increase of more than two million cubic yards. More...

County Elections Announced

In May 5 elections in Mackinac County, voters will see races for city seats on Mackinac Island, a millage renewal for the Curtis library, a millage for Portage Township fire and ambulance equipment, a school bonding proposal in Engadine, and operatin More...

DNR Appeals Wolf Decision

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources appealed Friday, February 27, to a federal court to uphold the U.S. More...

Obituaries

Stephanie Yshinski Dumas

Stephanie Yshinski Dumas, 50, of St. More...

William Cochran

William J. Cochran, the last original member of the Mackinac Bridge Authority, passed away Saturday, February 15, 2015, at the age of 92.  More...

Dennis Gamble

Dennis Arthur Gamble, 57, of St. Ignace, passed away unexpectedly Saturday evening, February 28, 2015, at home.  He was born October 5, 1957, to William and Margaret (nee Simmons) Gamble in St. More...

Columns

Michigan Politics

Accelerated Bipartisan Effort on Great Lakes Issues

While a positive outcome remains to be seen, there is an encouraging accelerated bipartisan effort in the Michigan congressional delegation and among Great Lakes states to fight the threat of Asian carp and rally the region on other aquatic issues.&n More...

Mackinac Island

March came in like a lamb. The days are getting longer, and we’ve had a lot of beautiful sunshine. The temperatures remain cold, especially at night, but the sunrises and sunsets have been outstanding. The Arthur M.  More...

Looking Back

100 YEARS AGO The St. Ignace Enterprise Thursday, Marcy 4, 1915   More...

Derby Promises Anglers Action On Muskie Bay

The Steve Tassier Memorial Pike and Perch Fishing Derby returns to Les Cheneaux Islands Saturday, March 7, through Sunday, March 8. More...

Hicks Is MIRA Race Champ

This winter has been a great one for Cedarville snowmobile racer James Hicks and his Team Blu, who won the Midwest International Racing Association (MIRA) snowmobile racing season championship. Mr. More...

New Building Planned Near Mackinac Bridge

Heavy vehicles designed to respond to threats such as terrorist attacks will be housed at a new building to be built by fall 2015 behind the Michigan State Police post in St. Ignace. More...

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Local Students Are on Alma Dean’s List

Local students named to the dean’s list for the fall 2014 semester at Alma College are Maggie Chambers of Mackinac Island and Carrie Berkompas of Rudyard.   More...

Local Students Named to Dean’s Lists

Grand Valley State University  Dean’s List  More...

Sports

Class D Girls Regionals at Rudyard

Class D Girls Regionals at Rudyard More...

51 Teams, 102 Golfers Tee Off on Lake Huron for U.P. Ice Golf Scramble

More than 100 golfers took to the ice of Lake Huron in St. Ignace for one of the most interesting golf courses they had ever played Saturday, February 28. More...

GIRLS BASKETBALL

Trojans Strike Early In Win Over Comets; Defeat Eagles In EUPC   The Cedarville Trojans raced out to a 14-0 lead and went on to defeat the Mackinaw City Comets 58-38 during a non-conference game Monday, February 23. More...

Opinion

Dire Straits: Great Lakes Pipeline and Policy Options

President Barack Obama and Michigan Governor Rick Snyder come from opposite ends of the political spectrum, but they share one thing in common: Dodging an oil pipeline bullet before an election. Now they each face a final decision on what to do. More...

Red Letter Days

Red Letter Days

Major Community Events in the Coming Year

March 2015   Steve Tassier Memorial Pike and Perch Fishing Derby, March 7 – 8, Les Cheneaux  April 2015   St. Ignace Home Show and Spring Expo, April 11 –12, St. 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...


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