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St. Ignace Township To See Complete Turnover November 8

Campbell Unopposed for Supervisor

Following the Tuesday, November 8, election, St. Ignace Township will have an entirely new board of trustees. More...

News

Voter Guide

United States President

4-year term – Vote for ONE (1) General Election: November 8, 2016  6 Candidates on the ballot in Michigan, 4 Qualified to receive Questionnaires   All qualified presidential candidates were invited to provide biographical information More...

Voter Guide

U.S. Representative in Congress Michigan District 1

General Election: November 8, 2016  4 Candidates on the ballot   Duties: Representatives share the responsibility with Senators for enactment of the nation's laws as provided in the U.S. Constitution. More...

Voter Guide

Michigan House State Representative District 107

General Election: November 8, 2016  2 Candidates on the ballot   Duties: The Michigan House shares responsibility with Michigan State Senate to enact new laws and amend or repeal existing laws.  More...

Obituaries

Harold Klave

Harold H. Klave, 71, of Trout Lake, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, October 16, 2016, at Mackinac Straits Health System in St. Ignace.  He was born April 15, 1945, to Harold J. and Eva (nee Kalan) Klave in Detroit.  Mr. More...

Gary Brolia

Gary Brolia, 52, of St. Ignace, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, October 20, 2016, at his home.  He was born May 10, 1964, to James, Sr. More...

John Gee

John Eldon Gee, 71, of Hessel, passed away unexpectedly Sunday morning, October 23, 2016, at his home on Poglese Road in Clark Township, where he had resided for 22 years.  He was born March 8, 1945, to Earl “Wiz” and Marge (nee Puck More...

Public Meetings - Free Access

Public Meeting Calendar

Following is a schedule of open public meetings. The listing is for governmental and similar entities. More...

Meeting Minutes - Free Access

St. Ignace City Council Minutes

City of St. Ignace  Summary of Council Proceedings  October 17, 2016  The Regular Council Meeting convened at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, October 17, 2016, in the Council Chambers at City Hall with Mayor Litzner presiding.   More...

Election Is Nov. 8

Tuesday, November 8, is Election Day. All voters across Mackinac County will cast their ballots on a millage to support the construction of a new jail. More...

Electricity Rates Will Be Increased

The fixed electricity rate, or facility charge, for all Cloverland residential electricity customers will be increased from $12 a month to $23.75 a month, and a standard energy usage rates was set for all residential customers at 9.149¢ per kilowatt- More...

Sports

St. Ignace Charges to 62-20 Victory Over Newberry in Regular Season Finale

The St. Ignace football team closed out its 2016 regular season at home Friday, October 21, with a 62- 20 victory against Newberry. More...

Engadine Eagles Best St. Ignace on Volleyball Court

The St. Ignace Saints varsity volleyball team played their best game in a while, but ended up falling to the Engadine Eagles during a home matchup Tuesday, October 18. More...

Cedarville Girls Win, Brimley Boys Second at EUP Conference Championships

The final 2016 Eastern Upper Peninsula Conference cross country jamboree took place in Rudyard Monday, October 17, as several local teams competed against each other to crown the event and season champions. More...

Opinion

Vote Yes To Support Firefighters

To the Editor:  Clark Township, in support of the Clark Township Fire Department, is requesting approval of 0.85 mill for two years. More...

Columns

Kudos for Election Officials

Michigan Politics

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump spent considerable time last week touting his unsubstantiated contention that the election is rigged and there’s an extensive problem with voting by noncitizens and those using names of the dead.&nbs More...

Rexton-Garnet

The trees are fast losing their leaves, leaving us with just a ghost of autumn past. In the interim, we have enjoyed warmer temperatures, blue skies, and lots of sunshine, with a few days of showers thrown in for good measure. More...

Les Cheneaux

Some folks were seen enjoying a great time in Cedarville Bay Saturday afternoon October 15, in a good wind. They were not far from a flock of nearly 200 ducks that have been in the bay for several days now.  More...


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