November 29, 2012 RSS feed / Lifestyles

Northern Exposure awarded

ESCANABA – Over $3,000 in prizes and certificates was recently awarded at the opening of the juried Northern Exposure XIX exhibit in the Bonifas Arts Center in Escanaba. More...

Habitat holiday home tour set

MANISTIQUE – Habitat for Humanity HiawathaLand will hold its 12th annual Holiday Home Tour on Dec. 2. This year, there are 10 locations included on the lineup, taking participants from Manistique to Gulliver. More...

State to turn focus on premature birth

Michigan’s infant mortality rate high

LANSING – According to the March of Dimes Foundation, every year nearly a half million babies are born too soon in the United States, which can have dire health effects on newborns. More...

News Briefs

Choral society planning ‘Carols’ performances MARQUETTE – The Marquette Choral Society will present “Carols in the Cathedral” on Dec. 1 at 7:30 p.m. and Dec. 2 at 3 p.m. at St. Peter Cathedral in Marquette. More...

Answers to an annoying question

Maybe the phrase bugs me because I only hear pompous people use it. They introduce themselves with, for example, “I’m Peter the Great,” then arch one eyebrow before asking, “and you are?” More...

Senior Center

We need your help! We have military packages ready to mail out and a very small list of addresses to send to. Please, please take the time to share addresses of family or friends you might know who are serving our country. More...

Holiday traffic fatalities steady

Weekend sees 7 fatal crashes, same as 2011

LANSING – The Michigan State Police confirmed Monday that preliminary reports indicate seven people lost their lives in seven separate traffic crashes during the 2012 Thanksgiving holiday weekend. More...

Poll

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