February 23, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

CBC to hold multiple events

Fun kicks off with ‘celebrity’ bartending this weekend

MANISTIQUE – It’s CBC season, and numerous events are slated to boost the 2017 fund drive. More...

News Briefs

Area sheriff’s departments participate in ‘task force’   More...

Special Sections

Outdoors

McDonald Lake Derby Results

GULLIVER – Organizers of the McDonald Lake Fishing Derby could not have asked for better weather conditions for their annual event.  Now in its 18th year, the two-day tournament kicked off Saturday with 181 adults registered. More...

FISH REPORT

Well, you will have to tell me what season of the year we are in here in the U.P. in February! For the life of me there is no way you can figure out what is going on with the weather. More...

Views

Pollinators are essential for crops

Editor’s note: The following submission represents the personal opinions of the author and should not be used to characterize the opinions of the Pioneer Tribune.  — — —  The majority of Americans pay little attenti More...

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Dear Editor,  On behalf of the 50th annual CBC Committee, we would like to publicly thank Mike Powers for coordinating the annual CBC Basketball Tournament Feb. More...

The Archives

This week in the Pioneer Tribune...

50 Years Ago February 23, 1967   More...

Community

Spelling bee W-I-N-N-E-R-S

The Regional Spelling Bee took place recently. The competition includes top finishers from the District Spelling Bee, including students from Big Bay de Noc, Manistique, and St. Francis de Sales schools. More...

Shelter announces ‘Heart and Soul’ shoe drive fundraiser to benefit dogs and cats

MANISTIQUE – The Eva Burrell Animal Shelter is conducting a “Heart and Sole” shoe collection drive to raise funds for the shelter. More...

Forest Service requests input on Nahma, Northern Grade trail

RAPID RIVER – The USDA Forest Service, Rapid River/ Manistique Ranger District, is proposing authorizing construction of the Nahma and Northern Grade Multi-Use Trail. More...

Breaking News - 11:14 AM

Little Jiggers, Cardboard Classic cancelled

MANISTIQUE - The Little Jiggers and Cardboard Classic events of Saturday's Snofest have been cancelled. According to a press release from Manistique Public Safety, unsafe conditions are to blame for the cancellation.The Frosty 5K Run/Walk and Little More...

Snofest returns with fishing, races

Event boasts multiple activities for families

MANISTIQUE – Manistique’s Snofest returns Saturday. More...

CBC announces selection of third charity for 2017 fund drive

MANISTIQUE – The third charity that will receive funds from the 50th CBC Fund Drive has been announced. More...

News

Ready, set ... campaign

Getting a jump on any potential competition, Democratic candidate for governor of Michigan, Gretchen Whitmer, has been making stops throughout the state. Recently, she held a Meet and Greet event for Manistique residents. More...

SCD will host free fruit tree workshop

MANISTIQUE – The Schoolcraft Conservation District is offering a free fruit tree pruning workshop to area citizens March 18. More...

A hula mystery

The GFWC Manistique recently held a mystery dinner theater. “Hula and Homicide” took place at the 40 Bar and Grill. The purpose of this event was to earn funding for the U.P. Honor Flight. More...

Obituaries

Daniel L. Horringa

MANISTIQUE – Daniel L. Horringa, 68, of 534 Chippewa Ave., Manistique, Mich., died Tuesday, Feb. More...

Noel W. Hastings

MANISTIQUE – Noel W. Hastings, 73, of 815 Manistique Ave., Manistique, Mich., died unexpectedly on Monday, Feb. More...

Lifestyles

Singing with a star

Singing has always been the passion of Molly Slavinski, and the community has watched her grow through the years – participating in the talent lineup for the annual CBC Radio-Telethon, as a performer on stage for Folkfest, and other venues.&nbs More...

The Dinner Diva

When a woman is in her prime, she is more likely to think about keeping in shape and maintaining her figure than broken hips and osteoporosis. More...

SMH top 100 CA hospital

MANISTIQUE – Schoolcraft Memorial Hospital was recently included in the list of 2017 Top 100 Critical Access Hospitals in the U.S. More...

Sports

A wintery court

After a week of activities, including dress up days, Winterfest will culminate with the announcement of the Winterfest King and Queen Friday evening. More...

Broullire competes in first heptathlon

WEST POINT, N.Y. More...

Gonzalez and Berry advance to finals

ROGERS CITY, Mich. – The road continues for two Emerald athletes following individual competition at Regionals Saturday in Rogers City.  Tanner Gonzalez took first place in the 160 weight class. More...