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Bridge Race Sees Growth in Visitors

Second Year for Mighty Mac Bridge Run

Runner Andrea Johnson of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, flashes a thumbs up on the Mackinac Bridge during the Mighty Mac Bridge Race hosted in St. Ignace Saturday, September 26. More...

News

U.S. Senators Introduce Bill to Prohibit Crude Oil Shipping on the Great Lakes

Shipping crude oil on the Great Lakes should be prohibited, say U.S. More...

DNR Citizens’ Advisory Council to Meet in Cedarville

The public is invited to an Eastern Upper Peninsula Citizen’s Advisory Council (CAC) meeting at the Clark Township Hall at 207 North Blindline Road in Cedarville Thursday, October 8, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. More...

Natural Resources Commission to Meet in Cedarville October 8

The public is invited to a meeting of Michigan Natural Resources Commission at the Clark Township Community Center in Cedarville Thursday, October 8. The meeting will begin at 9 a.m. and continue past 4 p.m. More...

Obituaries

Lesa Hester

Lesa Ellen (nee Bruning) Hester of Hessel, was a locally renowned cook whose talents enhanced meals at the Les Cheneaux Club, Les Cheneaux Yacht Club, and the tables of friends and family for more than 40 years.  More...

Lee Vanderlooven

Lee Allen Vanderlooven, 54, of Sault Ste. Marie, died Sunday, September 20, 2015, in Clark Township.  He was born February 20, 1961, to George and Shirley (nee Prahl) Vanderlooven in Saginaw.  More...

Ralph Coburn

Ralph Coburn, 85, of St. More...

Public Meetings - Free Access

Public Meeting Calendar

Following is a schedule of open public meetings. This listing is for governmental and similar entities. Meetings of social and civic groups that are open to the public are listed in the Community Calendar, published at www.stignacenews.com. More...

Meeting Minutes - Free Access

St. Ignace City Council Minutes

City of St. Ignace  Summary of Council Proceedings  September 21, 2015  The Regular Council Meeting convened at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, September 21, 2015, in the Council Chambers at City Hall with Mayor Grondin presiding.   More...

Clark Township Minutes

CLARK TOWNSHIP BOARD OF TRUSTEES WORK SESSION TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2015 AT 8:00 AM  Call to Order: 8:00 AM  Roll Call: Present – Reid, Rutledge, Sherlund, Wellnitz, Carpenter.   More...

ATVs Will Cross Bridge Saturday

St. Ignace Hosts ‘Trek the Mighty Mac’

Trek the Mighty Mac will bring about 1,300 all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) and 1,900 people to ride across the Mackinac Bridge into St. Ignace Saturday, October 3. More...

Mackinaw City Library Turns 100

The Mackinaw Area Public Library will host an open house celebrating its 100th anniversary Saturday, October 3, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the library in Mackinaw City. More...

Sports

Football

Saints Record Dramatic Come-from-behind Win Over Cardinals   The St. Ignace Saints remain perfect at 5-0 after a dramatic 27- 21 Ski Valley Conference road win over the Johannesburg Cardinals Friday, September 25.  More...

Cross Country

Emma Bohn Wins Third Cross Country Race this Season   More...

MWBA Black Bears Win NLL Volleyball Tournament

MWBA Black Bears Perfect In Tourney With 14-0 Record   The Maplewood Baptist Academy Black Bears volleyball team recorded a perfect 14-0 mark to capture the championship of the Northern Lights League Tournament at Sault Ste. More...

Columns

Continuing Presidential Campaign Focus on Michigan

Michigan Politics

Michigan is one of the earliest states to have a 2016 presidential primary showdown – March 8 – so it figures that it is getting much late 2015 attention from the crowded GOP field.  More...

Engadine-Gould City

I hope everyone had a chance to enjoy the beautiful, warm weather this past weekend. It was a perfect time for being outdoors.  More...

Looking Back

125 YEARS AGO  The St. Ignace News  Saturday, October 4, 1890   More...


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