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MITA: Survey shows gas tax confusion among residents

Motorists believe they pay more at the pump

OKEMOS, Mich. – A recent survey regarding the on-going road funding issue showcased the public’s support for increased investment and clearly demonstrated the vast misconceptions surrounding Michigan gas taxes. More...

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Letters to the Editor

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From the Braver Institute

As you may recall, last week my traveling companion, Athena Dauntless, and I entered a road rally. You may also recall that we made a fairly serious error right out of the gates. More...

Opinion

What’s ahead for the Supreme Court? The gay marriage question

Editor’s note: This submission represents the personal opinions of the author and should not be used to characterize the opinions of the Pioneer Tribune. — — — More...

Community

MPS: Motorists must follow bus signals

Complaints from Head Start prompts warning

MANISTIQUE – The Manistique Public Safety Department is reminding residents that state law prohibits motorists to drive around school buses that have an active stop sign signal. More...

Discipline workshop set to continue Nov. 19

MANISTIQUE – The second session of a workshop addressing the challenge of discipline will return to Manistique Nov. 19. More...

CBC asking charities to submit letters of interest for 2015 fund drive

MANISTIQUE – CBC is looking for eligible charities interested in becoming the 2015 designee. To qualify, a charity does not need to reside in Schoolcraft County, but does need to serve Schoolcraft county residents. More...

Candidate Profiles

Schoolcraft County 2014

Cameron complaint and offer, in my opinion, the best solution to the issue, concern, problem or complaint. Therefore, I believe that I will continue to be an asset on the Schoolcraft County Board of Commissioners. More...

Rule bans centers in city

Council’s ordinance to outlaw ‘provision’ sites

MANISTIQUE – There will be no medical marijuana dispensaries located within the city of Manistique. More...

Outdoors

DNR Eastern UP Citizen’s Advisory Council to meet tonight in the Sault

LANSING – The Department of Natural Resources’ Eastern Upper Peninsula Citizens’ Advisory Council will meet Oct. More...

Dam Management Grant Program now open, DNR urges applications

LANSING – The Department of Natural Resources has announced that its Dam Management Grant Program is now open for proposals. More...

MSU, U-M researchers join to study feral swine impact

Schools received $500K from DNR grant

EAST LANSING, Mich. – A new study will pair Michigan State University researchers with researchers from the University of Michigan-Flint to learn more about one of the state’s most potentially destructive invasive species: feral swine. More...

Lifestyles

Winner, winner TV dinner

The Manistique Merchants Association recently held their second annual Homecoming Sale event in conjunction with homecoming at the Manistique High School. More...

VA offers flu shots

IRON MOUNTAIN – The VA Clinic in Manistique, has scheduled free walk-in flu shot clinics to veterans enrolled in the U,S, Department of Veterans Affairs’ health care system. More...

The Dinner Diva

Seven foods to lower inflammation in your body

While getting regular exercise and reducing the amount of stress in your life are key components to reducing the inflammation in your body, we can also add certain antiinflammatory foods to our diet, (all the while cutting out sugar and processed foo More...

Sports

Local moves ahead in PPK

NEWBERRY – Seven first place finishers in the local Punt, Pass and Kick competition held at A.F. Hall Stadium on Sept. 6 competed in sectional competition in Newberry Saturday. Placing in the top three were: More...

Indians hold off ground attack to upend Emeralds

NEWBERRY – Needing to win in order to keep their playoff hopes alive, the Newberry Indians scored 12 unanswered points in the second quarter, then managed to hold off an Emerald rushing attack that chewed up 323 yards to seal a 43-25 victory ov More...

Emerald junior varsity football cancelled

MANISTIQUE – The remainder of the junior varsity football program will be cancelled. Players learned of the decision following Tuesday’s practice. Manistique was set to play Westwood tonight (Thursday) and Rudyard Oct. 23. More...