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Road Designation to Be Promotional Tool

Pure Michigan Byway Program Is Friday at Cedarville

The public is invited to a gathering to recognize M-134 as a Pure Michigan Byway under a new state branding campaign at 11 a.m. Friday, October 16, at the Clark Township Community Center in Cedarville. More...

News

Essence of Emmet Award Honors Ceal Waskiewicz for Volunteer Work

Mackinaw City volunteer Ceal Waskiewicz received a Distinguished Volunteer Award from the people of Emmet County during the Essence of Emmet History Awards Wednesday, September 30, in Petoskey. The award honors Ms. More...

Construction Continues on Fitch Street Water Project

The water main construction project on Fitch Street is progressing, said St. More...

Public Hearing for Truckey Street Construction to Be October 15

Maverick Construction is hosting a public hearing Thursday, October 15, at 6 p.m. in St. Ignace City Hall about the upcoming water main and roadwork scheduled for Truckey Street. The project is likely to begin next week, said St. More...

Obituaries

Norman Windsor

Norman Joseph Windsor, Sr., 89, of Hessel, was a World War II veteran who later worked as an electrician and mechanical engineer. He was an avid fan of the Detroit Red Wings and the Cedarville Trojans, and he attended every Trojans event he could. More...

Helmi Koivisto

Helmi Koivisto, 94, of Rudyard, died Saturday, October 10, 2015, in Sault Ste. Marie.  She was born June 18, 1921, to Matt and Freda (nee Wehkaoja) Peterson in Sault Ste. Marie.  Mrs. Koivisto grew up in Sault Ste. Marie. More...

Mildred ‘Millie’ Sigmon

Mildred Ann “Millie” Sigmon, 74, of Rudyard, died Sunday, October 4, 2015, in Sault Ste. Marie.  She was born August 5, 1941, in Buffalo, New York.  Mrs. 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 REGULAR MEETING SEPTEMBER 16, 2015 AT 7:00 AM  Call to Order & Pledge of Allegiance: 7:00 PM  Roll Call: Present – Reid, Wellnitz, Carpenter, Sherlund, Rutledge   More...

St. Ignace City Council Minutes

City of St. Ignace  Summary of Council Proceedings  October 5, 2015  The Regular Council Meeting convened at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, October 5, 2015, in the Council Chambers at City Hall with Mayor Grondin presiding.   More...

Breaking News - 10/27/2015 7:00 PM

Two Run for Mayor, Six For City Council - Free Access

Profiles of the candidates running for office in the City of St. Ignace November 3 are published in this issue of The St. Ignace News. More...

Residents, Businesses Weigh in on Casino

Some Positives, Some Negatives May Result, Say Those Anticipating Project in Mackinaw City

The people of Mackinaw City envision both good and bad will result from a casino in their town, and 65 residents and business owners discussed these ideas at a public hearing Thursday, October 8.   More...

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Mackinaw City Lions Club Hosting Soup Dinner Oct. 21

The Mackinaw City Lions Club’s eighth annual Soup in a Bread Bowl Supper will be Wednesday, October 21, at the Embers Restaurant at 810 South Huron Avenue from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. More...

Sports

Saints Play Tough Game in Memory of Mitch Snyder; Win With 69 Points

The St. Ignace Saints remain perfect on the season at 7-0 after defeating the Ironwood Red Devils during a non-conference game played at Gladstone Saturday, October 10. More...

Cedarville Trojans Will Celebrate Homecoming, Parents Night Oct. 16

Cedarville High School will celebrate homecoming and parents night Friday, October 16, at 6:40 p.m.  The crowning of the queen and king will take place first, followed by parents night. More...

Football

Cedarville Edges Bellaire 29-28 In 8-Man Football   The Cedarville Trojans edged the Bellaire Eagles 29-28 during an 8- Man football league road contest Saturday, October 10.  More...

Columns

Schuette’s Big Lessons From a Small Town

Michigan Politics

Attorney General Bill Schuette, as attorney generals before him, is a key Michigan player on major controversies of the day, ranging from same sex marriage to the oil pipeline under the Mackinac Straits. More...

Les Cheneaux

Eugene Collins recently celebrated his 94th birthday, first with breakfast with friends in Pickford, where he received a gift of cookies and sticky buns to take home, then a beautiful cake after church in the social hall with lots of family and frien More...

Looking Back

125 YEARS AGO  The St. Ignace News  Saturday, October 18, 1890   The str. St. Ignace will return from Detroit about Wednesday next.  •••  More...


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