January 12, 2017 RSS feed / Columns

Early Start to Next Governor’s Race

Michigan Politics

Michigan got an extremely early start last week to what shapes up as a highly competitive 2018 race to replace term-limited Republican Governor Rick Snyder.  More...

St. Ignace

The St. Ignace high school bowling team will sponsor a spaghetti dinner fundraiser Wednesday, January 18, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., at Gateway Lanes and Fred’s Pub in St. Ignace. Cost is $8 for adults and $5 for children eight and younger. More...

Les Cheneaux

Lydia Rudd celebrated her 106th birthday Christmas Day. Her memory is quite good and she enjoys walking and visiting with friends. More...

Who is doing the thinking — your dreamer, your realist, or your critic?

Think Outside, No Box Needed: Advice for Growing Your Business

It is no secret that I am a big fan of Walt Disney. I am in awe of his vision that lives on to this day, even though he died in 1966, five years before Disney World in Florida was completed. He was quite a character. More...

All About The Town

On a cold and sunny winter day, a group gathered for lunch at the old McCann School multi-purpose room in St. Ignace Friday, January 6. The Sault Ste. More...

Mackinac Island

We’ve received some nice snow and traveling on snowmobiles is very good. Mark Chambers and others have been grooming the cross-country ski trails and there is excellent skiing. More...

LOOKING BACK

120 YEARS AGO  The St. Ignace News Saturday, January 16, 1892   Will Murray is now located at Mackinaw City.  •••  An electric light will not be placed on top of the stand-pipe until next spring.  More...

Outdoors This Week in the Eastern U.P.

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Or a whole lot like the North Pole. With plenty of snow, outdoor activities are starting to pick up in the Great White North. Fishing is going great. More...

Engadine Consolidated Schools

This week we celebrate Courtwarming at Engadine Schools. The student council has planned the activities and Spirit Days for the week. Spirit Days are Pajama Day, College Day, Time Travel Day, Backwards Day, and Green and Gold Day. More...


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