February 4, 2016 RSS feed / Community

Ivan E. Rochefort

COOKS, Mich. – Ivan E. Rochefort, 87, of 296N Poupour Road, Cooks, Mich., died on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, at Schoolcraft Medical Care Facility in Manistique, Mich. He was born Oct. More...

Alveda D. Terrian

GULLIVER, Mich. – Alveda D. Terrian, 95, of 2782N Vanatta Road, Gulliver, Mich., died Monday, Feb. 1, 2016, at Schoolcraft Medical Care Facility in Manistique. She was preceded in death by her husband Leonard on Nov. 17, 1983. More...

Spelling success

Big Bay de Noc students recently placed in spelling bee competition. At right, eighth grade winners left to right: Aerianna Spriks, second place; Nicole Parrish, first place; Corah Bergman third place. More...

District Court

Chelsea Ann Thompson, 20, County Rd. 442, Cooks, charged with speeding 11-15 miles over limit (12/15). Assessed $150. David Allen LaPratt, 69, Burrell Rd., Gulliver, charged with driving 60 miles per hour in a 55 mph zone (1/16). Assessed $100. 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. 26, 2016 8:15 a.m. Possible water leak, Terrace Street 10:25 a.m. More...

Joseph Hardy, Jr.

GREEN BAY, Wis. – Joseph Hardy, Jr., 77, Green Bay, Wis., passed away at home on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016, with his family by his side. More...

Richard P. Erickson

LONGBOAT KEY, Fla. – Richard P. Erickson, 83, died on Monday, Jan. 25, 2016, in Longboat Key, Fla. More...

Constance Wilcox

PERRYSBURG, Ohio – Constance “Connie” Wilcox, 78, of Perrysburg, Ohio, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. More...

SMH to use new equipment to offer state of the art lab testing, first in UP

MANISTIQUE – On Monday, the Schoolcraft Memorial Hospital Laboratory became the first hospital in the Upper Peninsula to offer state-of-the art multiplex molecular, Polymerase Chain Reaction testing. More...

DNR: Tips to stay safe on ice

LANSING – With warm and rainy weather patterns seen in recent weeks in many parts of the state, the Michigan Department of Natural Resources urges ice anglers and snowmobilers to remember that no ice is safe ice. More...