August 31, 2017 RSS feed / Columns

Mackinac Island

Gardens all over town are very lush. The flowers by the Veterans Memorial are so bright and pretty and the variety of blooms in front of Metivier Inn is absolutely eyecatching. More...

Les Cheneaux

I’m sure that by now many of you have received a letter from the Friends of Les Cheneaux Harbor Facility in reference to the Cedarville Harbor Project, including a colored picture of part of the docks, boat launch ramps, and the beautiful harbo More...

‘What About Those Characters You’re Hanging Around With?’

Think Outside, No Box Needed

I have been writing about cartoon characters the last few weeks, mainly to point out that there isn’t much difference between cartoon characters and real life; except that cartoon characters can recover from anything that happens to them, but w More...

Outdoors This Week in the Eastern U.P.

We are in those “Dog Days” of summer, the hottest part of the year. For a lot of people, I have heard this is a bad time for fishing. More...

Looking Back

125 YEARS AGO  The St. Ignace News  Saturday, September 3, 1892   The City schools re-open Monday next.  •••  Angus Rankin will close his Island shop for the season, in about a week.  More...


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