July 12, 2012 RSS feed / News

Newberry plant wins DEQ award

NEWBERRY – The DEQ presented one of its highest environmental stewardship honors to Louisiana-Pacific Corporation in Newberry on July 3. They become the 175th Michigan facility to receive this honor. More...

U.P. has critical blood need

MARQUETTE – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of Marquette General, is in critical need of all blood types throughout the Upper Peninsula. The need is high in Escanaba, Hancock, Iron Mountain, Marquette and Sault Ste. Marie. More...

News Briefs

SMH Auxilliary to meet MANISTIQUE – The Schoolcraft Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will hold a short business meeting at the Upper Crust Restaurant on July 16 at 10:30 a.m. More...

District Court

Natasha Rae Rosebush, 19, Second Street, Manistique, charged with failure to maintain equipment (6/12). Assessed $120. Kevin Michael Woehlert, 16, Gierke Road, Manistique, charged with failure to yield at intersection (7/12). Assessed $115. More...

Gov. signs bill to lower income tax

LANSING – Gov. Rick Snyder recently signed legislation reducing the income tax burden on Michigan residents. House Bill 5699, sponsored by state Rep. Ed McBroom, lowers the income tax rate from 4.35 percent to 4.25 percent. More...