June 7, 2012 RSS feed / Lifestyles

Emerald releases list of honor roll

MANISTIQUE – Manistique Emerald Elementary recently released the honor roll for the fourth marking period of the 2011-12 school year. The honor roll includes grades three through five. More...

Serving on Judy duty

It happens every two years like clockwork. This week, my Better Half received his biannual questionnaire for jury duty. Though he completed it, he dreaded the prospect of serving. More...

Grandparents Teach, Too

Fun with math and fine motor skills

MARQUETTE – Fine motor is the coordination of hand muscles so children can print and do other tasks correctly. There are some, simple fun activities that can help teach, practice, and refine these skills. More...

‘Yoopers’ ride free at Pictured Rocks

MUNISING – of the Upper Peninsula the opportunity to explore experience the beauty of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore from the Pictured Rocks Cruise boats – free! Pictured Rocks Cruises, Inc. More...

St. Francis releases list of honor roll, award students

MANISTIQUE – St. Francis de Sales Catholic School has released the honor roll for the fourth marking period of the 2011-12 school year. Christian Witness Award recipients in Kindergarten were Isiah Brow and Nathan Schoenow. More...

Births

WEBER / DES JARDEN - Brooke Weber and Dustin Des- Jarden of Cooks, Mich., welcomed a baby girl born at Marquette General Hospital on Thursday, May 24, at 5:57 a.m. Kentlee Jo weighed 7 pounds, 6.5 ounces and was 20.5 inches long. More...