January 29, 2015 RSS feed / Community

Area prepares for free throw contest

MANISTIQUE – The annual Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship will take place Feb. 7, at 10 a.m. in St. Francis de Sales School gym. The event is open to boys and girls ages 9-14. Entry forms are available at the school offices of St. More...

Stabenow indroduces measure to halt closure of postal facilities

WASHINGTON D.C. – U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow has introduced an amendment that would stop the U.S. More...

News from MAS

“Wacky Winterfest” is the theme for the week of events beginning on Monday, Feb. 2 at the Manistique Middle and High School. More...

State confirms first measles case of 2015

LANSING – The Michigan Department of Community Health has confirmed Michigan’s first measles case of 2015. Michigan is now one of seven states reporting the disease, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. More...

Man given reduced sentence after bias

MANISTIQUE – A reduced sentence was granted to a Manistique man who had been subject to “discrimination” via sentencing guidelines. More...

Graymont submits revised ‘Rexton’ application

LANSING – The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has received revisions of a land transaction application and a mineral exchange application from Graymont, Inc. More...

Bay College to hold financial aid presentations

ESCANABA – All collegebound students and parents interested in learning more about college financial aid and its availability will have that opportunity in January and February at local high schools and on Bay College’s Escanaba campus. 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. 20, 2015 6:58 a.m. Emergency Medical Service (EMS)/Ambulance More...