January 19, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

MAS board welcomes new members

MANISTIQUE – The Manistique Area Schools Board of Education officially welcomed its newest members during a meeting Monday night. The board members were also honored as part of School Board Recognition Month. More...

Special Sections

Outdoors

DNR releases preliminary 2016 elk hunt results

Outdoors Brief

LANSING – Michigan’s latest elk hunting season – considered the late or December hunt – is complete, and preliminary hunting results are in. More...

DNR: Lure of ice fishing strikes numerous anglers in Michigan

LANSING – Michigan is a place where anglers can take up their rod and fish year-round with the expectation of having fantastic experiences. Winter is no exception, with thousands of lakes open to ice fishing.  More...

FISH REPORT

Well, one thing you have to say about the weather up here in Yooper land is, it can be interesting. The other night at about 10 p.m I had minus six for a temperature. When I got up at 5:30 a.m. the next morning it was up to 12 degrees. More...

Lifestyles

Investing in the future, forgoing the diamonds

What does an engagement ring look like? For many people, my wife included, the answer is a diamond ring. More...

Christmas and a birthday (or eight)

Santa wasn’t the only reason for celebrating in December. More...

Bosanic

GLADSTONE – Timothy and Heather Bosanic of Gladstone, Mich., announce the birth of their second child, a boy, Kade James Bosanic, on Wednesday, Dec. More...

Sports

Winning the season

Picking up steam as the season progresses, the Emerald junior varsity boys recently won 49-55 in overtime on the road in Norway. The squad has only lost one away game in overtime by three points. Top scorer for the night was Joey Hoholik with 17. More...

Big third quarter leads to a win for Gladstone

MANISTIQUE – A 20-point third quarter proved to be enough of a cushion for the Gladstone Braves in Manistique Monday night. More...

Arnold selected for All-Star Game

MARQUETTE - Player rosters for the 2017 U.P. Football All-Star Game have been finalized. More...

Walk for Warmth set for Feb. 25

Event helps raise funds for those facing high heat bills

MANISTIQUE – Menominee, Delta and Schoolcraft county residents having trouble paying their home-heating bills will get a big boost during the Community Action Agency Walk for Warmth Feb. 25. A walk will take place in all three counties.  More...

Area DNR officer credited in rescue

CO helped save man who inhaled carbon monoxide

SCHOOLCRAFT COUNTY – A local Michigan Department of Natural Resources conservation officer rescued a man last week in Schoolcraft County. More...

News

Portion of $3.5M invasive species grant funding will affect local area

LANSING – The Michigan departments of Environmental Quality, Natural Resources and Agriculture and Rural Development announced that 17 grant projects will share $3,507,907 in funding, through the Michigan Invasive Species Grant Program – More...

News Briefs

UP American Legions to host Jan. conference GLADSTONE – The Upper Peninsula Association of American Legion Posts will hold its mid-winter conference at the Gladstone Post No. 71 on Jan. 27 and 28. More...

Tax experts say expect refund delays

LANSING – It’s just about time to give Uncle Sam his share, and some changes this year could affect when those who often rely on tax refunds will get their money back.  More...

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The Archives

This week in the Pioneer Tribune...

50 Years Ago January 19, 1967   More...

Obituaries

Ronald A. Haug

MANISTIQUE – Ronald A. Haug, 59, of Manistique, Mich., died on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, at his home in Inwood Township.  He is survived by three grandchildren. More...

Diane Lynn Steva

MANISTIQUE – Diane Lynn Steva, 69, of 441 Delta Ave., Manistique, Mich., passed away on Sunday, Jan. More...

Lorraine M. Vaughan

MANISTIQUE – Lorraine M. Vaughan, 89, of Manistique (Indian Lake), Mich., passed away peacefully on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, at the Hidden Estates Home in Manistique where she has resided for the past three years.  More...

Community

DISTRICT COURT

Tammra Lynn Barteld, 45, Minneapolis Ave., Gladstone, charged with driving 60 miles per hour in a 55 mph zone (12/16). Assessed $100.  Kayla Lynn Ansell, 31, Water St., Garden, charged with expired license plate - over three days (12/16). More...

MANISTIQUE PUBLIC SAFETY

Editor’s Note: The following information is from Manistique Public Safety dispatch logbooks recorded at the time the calls were received.  — — —  Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017  1:58 p.m. More...