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News Briefs

Embezzlement case ends in jail sentence   MANISTIQUE – A Manistique woman has been sentenced to jail after embezzling from a local business.  More...

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Outdoors

In the business of baggin’ bucks

Area youth spent the past weekend participating in the annual Liberty Hunt, which allows early firearm hunting for youth and hunters with disabilities.   More...

Fish Report

Well, I have to say this past week could be the nicest week we have had all summer or should I say a perfect start to “Indian Summer” as it is called up here in the U.P. More...

Obituaries

Don Kuhr

RAPID RIVER – Donald (Don) Henry Kuhr, 61, died on Monday, Sept. 18, 2017, in an automobile accident on Highway U.S. 2 near Foxy’s Den.  More...

Charles N. Youngblood, Jr.

Charles N. Youngblood, Jr., 85, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017.  He was born April 24, 1932, in Detroit, the son of the late Charles N. and Lucille M. (Stoll) Youngblood. More...

Community

Ready for fall colors? Take the UP tour

As we put away our flip-flops for the season and get ready to don our sweaters, many Michigan residents and visitors are eagerly awaiting the state’s stunning annual display of fall foliage.  More...

SOS urges residents to register to vote, boasts new equipment throughout state

LANSING – Michigan residents have until Oct. 10 to register to vote in the Nov. More...

MOHSP: Car seat safety important, get inspections

LANSING – Less than half of four- to seven-year-olds in Michigan are using booster seats, which are shown to reduce serious injuries by nearly 50 percent. More...

MAS board appoints new member, hears concerns about elementary

Irving reclaims seat after member resigns in August

MANISTIQUE – The Manistique Area Schools Board of Education has welcomed a new, but familiar, face to its table after a member resigned last month. The decision to appoint a new member was made during Monday’s regular meeting.  More...

Community Resource Fair plans return, will connect residents with area services

Annual event boasts numerous vendors to help residents in need

MANISTIQUE – The Schoolcraft County Community Resource Fair will return to the area Oct. 6. More...

News

Deadline nears for SCCF mini-grants

Foundation will award grants in November

MANISTIQUE – The Schoolcraft County Community Foundation will be awarding mini-grants at its November meeting. The deadline for applying for a minigrant is Sept. 30.  More...

Not for the faint of heart...

Manistique’s water tower is getting a makeover. Over the course of the next two weeks, the green mainstay will be undergoing annual maintenance, including the repainting of the tower’s exterior. More...

Prepping for the health fair: Are you prediabetic?

MANISTIQUE – The Schoolcraft County Health Fair “Uniting for Quality Health” is highlighting nutrition and laboratory services.  More...

Views

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor,  I am writing because I am disgusted by the continued waste of member dollars by Cloverland’s President and CEO Dan Dasho.  Seriously, Dan? Two hundred thousand for a fence along one side of the power canal? More...

The Archives

This week in the Pioneer Tribune...

50 Years Ago September 21, 1967   More...

Lifestyles

GFWC celebrates the ‘Rosies’

MANISTIQUE – “Ring a Bell for Rosies” was the GFWC International theme Aug. 30.  At the headquarters in Washington D.C. on Labor Day at 1 p.m. bells were rung for all the Rosies. More...

Iron Mountain to host Parkinson’s Symposium

IRON MOUNTAIN – The Parkinson Society of the Dickinson County Area will host the second annual Parkinson’s Disease Symposium Sept. 22. More...

MSU Extension to host Smart Gardening event Oct. 14

ST. IGNACE – Registration is now open for the Smart Gardening Vegetable Conference. The event takes place Oct. 14 in St. More...

Sports

Determination takes the Braves

MANISTIQUE – Hosting the Gladstone Braves in a Mid-Peninsula Conference match up Sept. More...

27th annual Deloria Road Rally date set

MANISTIQUE – Now, in its 27th year, the annual Deloria Road Rally will take place Oct. More...

Cross country on run for another season

MANISTIQUE – The Manistique Cross Country team held their one and only home meet at the Schoolcraft County Environmental Lab last Wednesday. More...