November 1, 2012 RSS feed / Lifestyles

Area jobless rate drops

U.P., Schoolcraft see significant decreases

MANISTIQUE – For the second month in a row, the Upper Peninsula’s unemployment rate has experienced a decline. The September rate dropped across the entire U.P., including Schoolcraft County. More...

Local GFWC Women’s Club attends district meeting

ESCANABA – Seven members of the GFWC Manistique Women’s Club attended the organization’s Upper Peninsula District meeting in Escanaba on Oct. 4. More...

How to create winter plans

Winter storm tips for family members, pets

LANSING – With winter weather approaching, the Michigan Committee for Severe Weather Awareness is encouraging residents to have an emergency plan ready, including a plan to keep pets safe during cold weather. More...

News Brief

Community orchestra plans fall concert MANISTIQUE – The Manistique Community Orchestra, under the baton of conductor James Hatfield, will perform on Nov. 3, at 3 p.m., in the First Baptist Church on Walnut Street in Manistique. More...

Ott honored by MSUE

MANISTIQUE – Kerry Ott, market master for the Manistique Farmers’ Market and Manistique community coordinator for the Strategic Alliance for Health was recently honored by Michigan State University Extension Director Thomas G. Coon. More...

Sounds like trouble

We started the morning with our usual quiet time on the couch. In fact, I’d just drifted off to sleep when Dan the man launched a full 10 minutes of hacking, snorting, and assorted throat clearing sounds. More...

Poll

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