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DNR to host open house at Wyman Nursery tonight More...

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Outdoors

LSCP announces Business to Business Expo lineup

MARQUETTE – The Lake Superior Community Partnership has announced Deb Muchmore, a partner at Kandler Reed Khoury and Muchmore, a governmental consulting firm in Lansing, as the keynote speaker for the Oct. More...

Fish Report

Well, if there was any doubt in your mind if fall was here, the last couple of days made you a believer. If you are still in doubt, take a ride out to Linda’s in Cooks and see all the deer bait including the sugar beets already there. More...

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The Archives

This week in the Pioneer Tribune... 50 Years Ago September 29, 1966 More...

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor, The Schoolcraft County Economic Development Corporation millage question is on the ballot this November. Do you understand the role the EDC in a community? More...

Opinion

Editor’s note: The following submission represents the personal opinions of the author and should not be used to characterize the opinions of the Pioneer Tribune. — — —. More...

Lifestyles

Quick tips to tackle your ever-growing grocery bill

Food shopping can quickly take over your budget despite your best intentions. Perhaps it’s due to impulse purchases, unplanned shopping trips, food going bad or a combination of all three. More...

New to the club

The Manistique Rotary Club recently welcomed its newest memBer. Dr. John Galey, Manistique Rotary President, left, is shown presenting a Rotary membership pin to Bob Crumb, Schoolcraft Memorial Hospital CEO. More...

Lifestyles Briefs

Isabella Hall to host karaoke night as fundraiser for historic building ISABELLA – The Isabella Hall will host a karaoke night at the hall in Isabella Oct. 8, 7-9 p.m. More...

Sports

Position changes, improvement made

MANISTIQUE – Halfway through their 2016 season, the Manistique Emeralds’ varsity volleyball team is still in its rebuilding mode. More...

Toennessen takes trophy for 3-peat

MANISTIQUE – For the third year in a row, Zach Toennessen has taken Top Gun Honors in the annual Club Shoot tournament at the Manistique Rifle and Pistol Club. More...

26th Annual Deloria Road Rally is set for Saturday

MANISTIQUE – The 26th annual Deloria Road Rally, which takes place the first Saturday of each October, is just around the corner. More...

UP Paper receives MEDC support

Agency offers $2 million in collateral support for loan

MANISTIQUE – Local company U.P. Paper, LLC received a financial boost recently, thanks to the Michigan Economic Development Corporation. More...

Cleaning up the competition

Residential, business winners in second ‘Dress It Up’ contest announced

MANISTIQUE – The area’s 2016 “Dress It Up” competition has concluded, and the winners were announced during Monday’s meeting of the Manistique City Council. More...

News

Keep Dreaming BIG

Manistique Middle and High School recently hosted the “Dream Big – Never Give Up” school production, with speaker Marc Mero. More...

Hiawatha National Forest seeks input on McKeever cabin work

GLADSTONE – The Munising Ranger District of the Hiawatha National Forest is seeking public input on a proposal to remove hazardous fuels, improve the timber stand, and restore wildlife habitat on 57 acres around McKeever Cabin. More...

MCPP updates superintendent pay, contract database for state

MIDLAND – Total compensation numbers for nearly every public school district superintendent in Michigan, along with their current contracts, are now available in a searchable database maintained by the Mackinac Center for Public Policy. More...

Obituaries

Audrey Hawver

MANISTIQUE, – Audrey Hawver, 95, formerly of Union City, Mich., passed away Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016, at her daughter’s home in Manistique, Mich., where she had lived for the past 17 years. More...

Eugene Schneider

MANISTIQUE, – Eugene “Mutzy” Schneider, 86, of 117 South Fourth St., Manistique, Mich., died on Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016, at his home, following a short illness. More...

Michael Faketty and Katherine Faketty

DURAND, Ill. More...

Community

A walk to prevent

The Schoolcraft County Prevention Committee recently received a donation of $500 from Enbridge, among other donations, for the Schoolcraft County Walk for Prevention. The walk will become an annual event. More...

Michigan’s new public threat alert system in mimics Amber Alerts

LANSING – The threat alert system created by Public Act 235 of 2016 is operational. More...

Hiawatha National Forest collaborates on field trip grant

GLADSTONE – The Hiawatha National Forest is collaborating with Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, Clear Lake Education Center, Michigan State University Extension, and the Seney National Wildlife Refuge to connect fourth grade students to their More...