September 27, 2012 RSS feed / Community

Giving ‘foundation’

In a recent meeting of the Manistique Area Schools Scholarship Foundation, new Manistique Middle/High School principal John Shiner was introduced. More...

Study: Ban had little impact

Smoke-Free law did not hurt businesses

LANSING – The controversial Dr. Ron Davis Smoke-Free Air Law has not had a significant negative impact on businesses, this according a recent study released by the Michigan Department of Community Health. More...

Bill Cosby to perform

HOUGHTON – Bill Cosby is scheduled to perform live in Houghton on May 17, 2013. The event will take place at 7 p.m. on the campus of Michigan Technological University. Tickets are now on sale and range from $20 – $75. More...

‘Au Sable Day’ Saturday

GRAND MARAIS – Au Sable Day will take place Sept. 29 on the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. More...

News Briefs

Medicare celebrates MANISTIQUE – The Manistique Women’s Club held their monthly birthday party on Sept. 19 at the Schoolcraft Medical Care Facility. More...

Senior Center

Have you ever wanted to quit smoking? There is some assistance to do so. The Michigan Tobacco Quit Line is now offering free nicotine replacement products for people who want to quit smoking or chewing tobacco. More...

Women’s club to host Bohnak

MANISTIQUE – Karl Bohnak, meteorologist from TV 6 and FOX U.P., will be the featured speaker at the GFWC Manistique Women’s Club meeting set for Oct. 9. More...

Compassionate Friends plan Escanaba meeting

ESCANABA – Anyone who has had a child die in their family is invited to attend the Sept. 27 meeting of the Southern Upper Peninsula Chapter of the Compassionate Friends. More...

News from MAS

Emerald Elementary third graders finished a science unit about the lifecycle, migration path, and adaptations of the Monarch butterfly. More...

District Court

Brian Paul Baker, 35, Arbutus Avenue, Manistique, charged with vehicle registration violation (9/12). Assessed $135. Ashley Lynne Sims, 20, Main Street, Manistique, charged with driving left of center - accident (8/12). Assessed $115. More...

Poll

Should the Manistique Area Schools Board of Education pursue a shared superintendent with Big Bay de Noc School?