November 15, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

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Eva Burrell Animal Shelter asks residents to donate to the ‘Giving Tree’   MANISTIQUE – The Eva Burrell Animal Shelter is asking community members to donate to the needs of the shelter by visiting its Giving Tree beginning Nov. More...

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Outdoors

The process: How and why deer are aged at DNR check stations

LANSING – The age of deer can be determined by various means, including field observations.  Whether for fun or to better judge preferable animals to target, many hunters have an interest in the ability to age whitetailed deer, whether on More...

DNR Weekly Fishing Report

November 8

It is that time of year again when not only the days grow shorter but so does the fishing report. More...

Firearm deer season is here

LANSING – Firearm deer hunting season kicks off today.  Visit michigan.gov/deer to find 2018 season information, regulations, videos, chronic wasting disease updates and more. More...

Obituaries

Donald E. Tuttle

GULLIVER – Donald E. Tuttle, 86, of Gulliver, Mich., passed away peacefully on Saturday, Nov. More...

Victor J. Hughson

MANISTIQUE – Victor James Hughson, 81, of Manistique, Mich., passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, at DJ Jacobetti Home for Vets.  He was born on Jan. 18, 1937, in Manistique, the son of Harry and Thelma (Archambeau) Hughson. More...

Carol A. Jahn

LAS VEGAS, Nev. - Carol Ann Jahn, 66, passed away Sunday Oct. 28, 2018, with her loving husband of over 22 years by her side at Sunrise Hospital in Las Vegas, Nev. More...

Sports

Traverse City tops the Emeralds in regional matchup

MANISTIQUE – “No rest for the weary” could easily be the headline to describe last Thursday’s regional volleyball match-up between the Manistique Emeralds and the Traverse City St. Francis team. More...

Moloney is a Wildcat

MANISTIQUE – Former Manistique girls hockey player, Regina Moloney, is a member of the Northern Michigan University Women’s Ice Hockey team. Sporting the No. More...

NFL standings

NFL STATS as of 11-15-18 AFC East WLT 1.NEPatriots 730 2.MiamiDolphins 550 3.NewYorkJets 370 4.BuffaloBills 370 North 1.PittsburghSteelers 621 2.CincinnatiBengals 540  More...

County receives recount requests

Commissioner race, jail millage request questioned

MANISTIQUE – The election may be over, but two recount requests are pending in Schoolcraft County. The requests were submitted following the General Election Nov. More...

THANK YOU, VETS

Programs honoring veterans were held Monday at area schools. At right, children from St. Francis de Sales School listens as the third grade class recites a poem for veterans during their program. More...

News

Keep on exploring

Emerald Elementary Exceptional Explorers for the week of Oct. 22 were, from left to right: Logan King, fifth grade; Bella LaVigne, fourth grade; and Norman Smith, third grade. More...

GATHERING FOR THE GOOD

The Schoolcraft Tourism and Commerce recently held a roundtable discussion entitled “Downtown Manistique: Impressions and Possibilities”, led by professional urban designer, Kent Anderson. More...

Insurance Alliance: Stay alert behind the wheel

LANSING – The Insurance Alliance of Michigan is encouraging drivers to think twice before getting behind the wheel when they feel sleepy, part of a nationwide effort to raise awareness about tired driving during Drowsy Driving Prevention Week.& More...

Views

The building of a fox farm

In this photo, submitted by Harold Hamill, William Morden, shown in the middle wearing an apron, and others responsible for building Fox Farm are pictured. More...

The Archives

This week in the Pioneer Tribune

50 years ago   November 14, 1968  More...

Letters to the Editor

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Lifestyles

A LEGACY, CONTINUED

Margaret Leonard, Schoolcraft County, and Frank Stoykovich, Delta County, received the Community Action Agency Senior Companion Program Gil Sablack Volunteer of the Year Award during the program’s annual recognition banquet recently at the Isla More...

Senior Center

Connie Frenette

The Fundraising Committee is looking for your support. They will be holding their Bazaar and Bake Sale event this Saturday, Nov. 17 between the hours of 10 a.m.-2 p.m.  More...

Community

Mackinac financial corporation reports third quarter 2018 results

MANISTIQUE – Mackinac Financial Corporation (Nasdaq: MFNC) (the “Corporation”), the bank holding company for mBank, recently announced third quarter 2018 income of $3.07 million, or $.29 per share, compared to net income of $2.09 mi More...

Time to get crafty

For those who didn’t spend their Saturday eagerly preparing for the opening day of firearm deer season, the Catholic Women’s Society Craft Fair was ready and waiting. More...

MAS News

Maryann Boddy

On Nov. 2, the Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Division of the Michigan State Police was in Manistique completing their annual inspection of our bus fleet. Inspections of our buses are a regular part of school operations.  More...