July 26, 2012 RSS feed / Community

Building bridges News Briefs

Waterfront festival to return in Escanaba ESCANABA – The Waterfront Art Festival will return on Aug. 4, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Escanaba’s Ludington Park. More...

Heat, drought causes unusual fish fatalities

LANSING – There have been numerous fish kills recently reported from around the state, and staff from the Michigan Department of Natural Resources’ Fisheries Division is tracking and monitoring these events. More...

‘Project Fresh’ still available to seniors

MANISTIQUE – Officials at the Manistique Senior Center are reminding residents that “Project Fresh” coupons are still available. More...

‘Boosting’ athletes

Schoolcraft Memorial Hospital recently added a $5 stipend to the annual physicals offered to Manistique Area School students. More...

District Court

LeeAnne Dee Moore, 42, LL Road, Rapid River, charged with violation of basic speed law - too fast for conditions (7/12). Assessed $115. More...

Great Start reading program geared toward area children

‘Imagination Library’ brings books to kids

MANISTIQUE – The Delta-Schoolcraft Great Start Collaborative is excited to announce an effort to get books into the hands of zero to five-yearolds in the two-county area using the “Dolly Parton Imagination Library”. More...

Senior Center

Oh my, oh my! To be “90”. A great big happy birthday goes out to Dr. Duane Waters! You have been invited to the Center on Sunday, July 29, from 1-4 p.m. to help celebrate this momentous milestone! More...

Miles new U.S. attorney serving Western District

GRAND RAPIDS More...

News Briefs

‘Forgotten Eagles’ to make Manistique stop MANISTIQUE – The Forgotten Eagles will be arriving in Manistique on Thursday, Aug. 2, at approximately 6:30 p.m. as part of their annual ride through the U.P. More...

‘Patriot’ essay contest open to area students

Aug. 10 deadline set for all participants

PONTIAC, Mich. – Michigan Secretary of State Ruth Johnson and Patriot Week co-founder Oakland Circuit Court Judge Michael Warren recently announced a statewide essay contest for kids to encourage the importance of voting. More...

Goose season limit set

U.P. hunters will be limited to 5 per day

LANSING – Early Canada goose season will be similar to last year, as the Natural Resources Commission adopted regulations at its July meeting at Harsens Island. The season will be Sept. More...