February 2, 2017 RSS feed / Columns

Early Governor’s Race Accelerates

Michigan Politics

The early start of Michigan’s 2018 gubernatorial campaign is accelerating to replace term-limited Republican Governor Rick Snyder.  More...

Engadine Consolidated Schools

As a school leader, I believe it is important for teachers and administrators to continue to learn. I recently attended a conference of the Michigan Association of School Administrators (MASA). The keynote speaker was Dr. More...

Looking at Mission Statements for Guidance

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

I’ve been doing a lot of research on the businesses found in the Eastern Upper Peninsula and in the northern part of the Lower Peninsula of Michigan. More...

Mackinac Island

The weather was very mild all last week. We received a little snow this past weekend, so many folks can drive their snowmobiles again. There is very little ice in the Straits of Mackinac and the Huron continues to run every day. More...

Les Cheneaux

Sarah Slater has opened her new business, Arborvitae Salon and Spa. The salon is at 361 East M- 134 just east of Cedarville High School on the north side of the road. The salon is in a spacious building with large windows and is bright and cheerful. More...

LOOKING BACK

125 YEARS AGO  The St. Ignace News  Saturday, February 6, 1892   Be sure to patronize the school fair and social.  •••  Mrs. Babcock, the piano agent, went up the line Wednesday.  More...

Outdoors This Week in the Eastern U.P.

Fishing is good. Ice is good. Snow on the ice is good. Fish are biting. How much better can it get?  There is snow. Not a lot, but enough that you can ride a snowmobile. There is not too much snow, so hunting is good. More...

St. Ignace

David Blair, who resides in the Moran area, spotted two robins Wednesday, January 25. More...


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