January 10, 2013 RSS feed / Community

Emergency benefits see extension

Unemployed handed 2014 deadline

LANSING – Legislation was recently signed to extend Emergency Unemployment Compensation until Jan. 1, 2014. More...

News Brief

MGH visitor restrictions in place More...

HBA: Construction of single-family to rise

Increase expected in home construction

LANSING – Single-family home construction in 2013 is expected to increase by 39 percent over 2012 levels, this according to estimates by the Home Builders Association of Michigan. More...

News from MAS

Christmas break started early with two unexpected snow days! Welcome back! More...

Teens face more limits on the road

‘Kelsey’s Law’ prohibits handheld cellphone use for novice drivers

LANSING (AP) – Gov. More...

Going with the ‘flow’

A crew from the Manistique Department of Public Works gathers around the suspected location of a leak in a service line on Steuben Street Monday. More...

New state legislature to be ‘tamer’ than previous

Agenda lighter than in 2012, issues remain

LANSING (AP) – Republicans in charge of the new Michigan Legislature are unlikely to match the extraordinary breadth of action taken in the last two years. More...

Authorities ending hunt for jumper

Person believed to have jumped from Mackinac Bridge on Dec. 31

ST. IGNACE (AP) — Authorities have suspended their search for a person believed to have jumped from the Mackinac Bridge. State police at the St. More...

News Briefs

Foster grandparents plan in-service meet MANISTIQUE – The Schoolcraft County Foster Grandparents program will be having an in-service meeting on Jan. 18 at 11 a.m. in the Manistique Senior Center. More...

District Court

Robert William Boer, 34, Saginaw Street, Ishpeming, charged with driving 40 miles per hour in a 35-mph zone (12/12). Assessed $100. Andrew Michael Lawrence, 18, Magers Hall, Marquette, charged with violation of the basic speed law, too fast (11/12). More...

Poll

Do you think Schoolcraft County should model a zoning ordinance to encourage wind farm development in the area?