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Looking Back

130 YEARS AGO The St. Ignace News Saturday, June 25, 1892 The Grand Hotel opens its doors July 1st. ••• The propeller City of Charlevoix ran ashore at Mackinaw City Friday morning in a dense fog. ••… You must be an online subscriber to view this story. If you are able to login but not view the story, your subscription […]

Les Cheneaux


 Greetings, friends. It was so sad to hear of the passing of my friend Mona Thompson; she was so thoughtful and kind. I so much enjoyed Mona when she was staying at Cedar Cove Assisted Living fac… You must be an online subscriber to view this story. If you are able to login but not view the story, your subscription […]

West Mackinac



 They’re back! And they have friends with them. Every flying insect that survives in the U.P. has joined forces to irritate us this spring, and they are doing a very good job. Congratulations are… You must be an online subscriber to view this story. If you are able to login but not view the story, your subscription has most likely […]

Mackinac Island



 The lilacs burst into bloom, just in time for the festival parade Sunday, June 12. The smell of lilacs permeated the air. It was nice to have the parade back after two years. It was a perfect Ma… You must be an online subscriber to view this story. If you are able to login but not view the story, your […]

Skip the Mistakes and Take More Breaks: ADVICE FOR GROWING YOUR BUSINESS

So What? Who Cares?

 Kids need a lot of repetition, structure, and regimen to learn and grow. But each of us has a child inside ourselves, longing to be entertained, play, learn, and discover by having fun. Now by f… You must be an online subscriber to view this story. If you are able to login but not view the story, your subscription has […]

Outdoors This Week In the Eastern U.P.


Welcome to summer! As of Tuesday, we are now into summer. It has been chilly, but those who have ventured out on the lakes have been reporting some pretty good fishing. If you like to fish, this is th… You must be an online subscriber to view this story. If you are able to login but not view the story, […]


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