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News Briefs

MPSD seeks information on local cemetery vandalism   MANISTIQUE – The Manistique Department of Public Safety is seeking information regarding vandalism at the Lakeview Cemetery in Manistique.  More...

Special Sections

Outdoors

Fish Report

Well, the weather has taken a dip into more fall like weather, but you have to admit the last week or so have sure been a great time to be out in the woods. More...

OUT FOR A (TORCH) RUN

Despite a smaller than average turnout, the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics made its way through Manistique last week. More...

Views

Play ball

From the Sept. 22, 1983 edition, the Furnace Crew, a softball team of Fayette State Park consisted of, back row, from left, Rich Ranguette, Bill Manning, Neil Roder, Greg Hazen, and Marty Williamson. More...

The Archives

This week in the Pioneer Tribune

50 years ago   September 19, 1968  More...

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor,  With the mid-term election just weeks away, it seems a good time to encourage voters to get out and make their wishes known. More...

Lifestyles

‘Strait’ to the top: Gulliver resident makes climb

ST. IGNACE – “Wow.”  That was what Tom Kaltz thought 50 years ago, the first time he crossed the Mackinac Bridge. He was 15 years old at the time, and he immediately wanted to climb the tower. More...

Time for your check up

More than 300 people attended the annaual Health Fair at Schoolcraft Memorial Hospital Saturday. More...

Senior Center

Bingo, bingo, bingo! Those that love to play bingo will get the chance to return to the Gladstone Senior Center for bingo. The bus will depart from the senior center Oct. More...

Area beach home to ‘water safety stations’ after Boy Scout project

MANISTIQUE – The beach located adjacent to the East Breakwater Lighthouse is now home to two water safety stations. More...

County looks to repair EDC rift

Commissioners cast vote to rescind controversial letter

MANISTIQUE – Nearly a month after a letter from the county board’s law firm prompted resignations from the majority of the Schoolcraft County Economic Development Corporation, an attempt to rectify the situation is being made. More...

News

Road commission takes home ‘honor roll’ award

LANSING – The Schoolcraft County Road Commission was recently recognized for having one of the lowest employee injury rates among road commissions in the state. More...

Lake Effect Community Arts plans fundraising ‘Evening with the Arts’

MANISTIQUE – From its inception, the dream of Lake Effect Community Arts has been to create a center for the arts in Manistique. On Sept. 29, LECA hopes to take a step toward that goal with a fundraising event.  More...

Veterans Affairs’ SAIL scorecard released, Iron Mountain VA receives 5-star rating

WASHINGTON – Using a webbased report scorecard that measures, evaluates and benchmarks quality and efficiency at its medical centers, the U.S. More...

Obituaries

Timothy S. Neadow

COOKS – Timothy S. Neadow, 58, of Cooks, Mich., passed away Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, at McLaren Northern Michigan Hospital in Petoskey, Mich.  He was born Oct. More...

Doris Archey

NAHMA – Doris Archey, 76, of Nahma, Mich., died peacefully in her sleep on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, at the Schoolcraft Medical Care Facility in Manistique.  She was born Nov. More...

David Neadow

MANISTIQUE – David D. Neadow, 70, of 729 Garden Ave., Manistique, Mich., died Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, at his home in Manistique.  He was born Feb. More...

Community

MAS News

School attendance is key to school success. Students who are not in the classroom for instruction tend to not perform as well as students who are present for lessons their teachers deliver.  More...

Police Log

Manistique Public Safety Department

Editor’s Note: The following information is from Manistique Public Safety dispatch logbooks recorded at the time the calls were received.  — — —  Tuesday, Sept. More...

Sports

Emeralds host cross country invitational

MANISTIQUE – With a change in venue, the Manistique cross country team held their one and only home meet at Intake Park last Wednesday. More...

Decision to be made on season

MANISTIQUE – For the second week in a row, the Emerald varsity football team cancelled their game due to a lack of healthy players. The Emeralds were scheduled to host Westwood Friday. More...

Emeralds drop match against Iron Mountain

MANISTIQUE – It was a struggle for both the junior varsity and varsity volleyball teams Monday at home against Iron Mountain.  Starting the evening, the junior varsity squad lost their match in two sets against the Mountaineers.  More...