Just blowin’ through
The Manistique Merchant’s Christmas Parade face high winds and blizzard conditions Friday, but that didn’t stop residents or participants. Above, “Santa” and “Mrs. Claus” wave to spectators as they traveled down Cedar Street. At left, a “snowman” struggles to hand out treats during the parade. Float winners in the parade included: Business – Commercial Class: first place, Curran Chevrolet; second place, mbank; and third place Clyde’s Drive-in. Non Profit – Organizations: first place, Emerald Elementary and second place, Boy Scouts. Christmas Spirit – first place, State Savings Bank; second place, Schoolcraft County Royal Court; and third place, WTIQ. Emergency Service – first place, Manistique Public Safety; second place, Schoolcraft County CERT; and third place, Hiawatha Fire Department. Judge’s Choice went to Emerald Elementary.