September 7, 2017 RSS feed / Columns

Michigan’s Rich Military History

Michigan Politics

The recent celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Selfridge Air National Guard Base prompts a reflection on Michigan’s rich history as a site of military bases, especially Up North.  More...

Mackinac Island

There is a tinge of fall in the air, but the days remain sunny and very pleasant. The flowers at the entrance to the post office and in front of the police station are just beautiful. It has been a great year for flowers on Mackinac Island. More...

Outdoors This Week in the Eastern U.P.

Over the last few weeks, there’s been a lot of fishing, berry picking, and other outdoor activities, but this week marks the end of summer and the beginning of fall. More...

‘You Will Get What You Will Tolerate’

Think Outside, No Box Needed

I believe it was the late Dr. More...

Les Cheneaux

Several large boats have been seen going east toward DeTour, Drummond Island, or up the channel toward Canada. We’ve had more of the bigger boats going east.  We may still get some beautiful weather. More...

Looking Back

125 YEARS AGO  The St. Ignace News  Saturday, September 10, 1892   E. B. Chamberlain is at Drummond’s island prospecting for marble for a Chicago firm.  •••  More...


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