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Outdoors

DNR: ORVS asked to ‘TREAD Lightly’

LANSING – With the increasing use of off-road vehicles in Michigan, Department of Natural Resources conservation officers encourage ORV riders to observe the “TREAD Lightly” program to promote responsible riding while enjoying Michi More...

Fish Report

Well, we have went from just about my kind of perfect summer weather to where a person my age has about two hours in the morning to get things done before it becomes way to warm for someone my age to function out in the heat. More...

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Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor, This letter is in response to Paul Walker’s Letter to the Editor published July 21, 2016. More...

The Archives

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Community

Primary election Tuesday, local candidates fill ballots

MANISTIQUE – It’s election time and residents are asked to hit the polls to cast a vote. Tuesday’s Primary Election will determine which partisan candidates move on to November’s General Election. Those listed on the Aug. 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, July 19, 2016 8 a.m. Assault, within city of Manistique More...

Bay College launches Youth Invention Camp

ESCANABA – Bay College Training and Development (M-TEC) will be kicking off a new program called Inventing with Gizmos and Gadgets. The program will take place at M-TEC Aug. 1-11. More...

Officials offer project update

MDOT gives explanation for routing, other issues

MANISTIQUE – Manistique residents are in the midst of an approximately $4.5 million infrastructure and repaving project – and many are feeling its effects. More...

Primer for the Primary

Schoolcraft County candidates submit profiles prior to Tuesday election

Editor’s Note: The following candidate biography information was submitted by the individual candidates appearing on the Aug. 2 Primary ballot. Some candidates chose not to participate. More...

News

Judge recommends SSR payments be reduced

UP customers were overcharged for plant

LANSING – The administrative law judge presiding over the case at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission that is examining costs to keep the Presque Isle Power Plant in Marquette running issued a proposal Monday for a decision that agrees wit More...

A show of support

Recently, area resident Patricia Hogan recently organized a peaceful rally in support of law enforcement agencies nationwide, following recent acts of violence targeting police officers. More...

Cloverland issues response to judge’s decision on WE

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Lifestyles

Save money and water while still enjoying a beautiful garden

Too much or not enough water and never when you need it seems to be a common lament of gardeners. More...

Wood and Dennis

MANISTIQUE – Chelsea Ann Wood and Adam Joel Dennis, together with their parents, Brian and Lori Wood, of Manistique, and Henry and Becky Dennis, of Cooks, Mich., are pleased to announce their upcoming wedding. More...

The Dinner Diva

It’s time for Tricks, Tips and a Recipe! And in honor of this most ultimate summer squash, today we’re giving it the attention it deserves. Sound good? Zucchinis are packed with beta-carotene, potassium and B vitamins. More...

Sports

A Graycious local supporter

Graymont recently continued their support of the Manistique Area Sport Fishing Club’s annual Trout and Salmon Derby with a donation. Above from left, Graymont Plant Manager P.J. Stoll is shown presenting a check to club member Brett Tallman. More...

Teams continue to succeed

MANISTIQUE – The game must go on. A nice, hot summer has finally found its way north and that hasn’t stopped the Manistique Area Youth Soccer Association teams from practicing or competing. More...

Annual Derby set for this weekend

MANISTIQUE – It’s derby time. Time to check poles, secure lines, and fish! The annual Trout and Salmon Derby will take place July 30 and 31 in Manistique. More...