January 17, 2013 RSS feed / Community

Glee club competing in contest

Supporters are encouraged to vote

MANISTIQUE – The Manistique Middle/High School Glee Club is competing for an opportunity to More...

‘Working poor’ numbers continue to rise in state

Report: Michigan 26th for low-income families

WASHINGTON – The number of low-income working families continues to grow, with nearly a third of all working families in the United States now struggling to earn enough money to meet basic needs, a new report by the Working Poor Families Projec More...

ORR eliminates 1,000 regulations

Goal of office to wipe out unnecessary rules

LANSING – The Office of Regulatory Reinvention recently achieved a milestone, reducing the number of administrative rules in the state by 1,000. More...

Gov. Snyder: Ford, Chrysler support ‘Connect’ program

New program benefits state businesses

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder says Ford Motor, Chrysler and several auto suppliers are supporting the Pure Michigan Business Connect program, which encourages Michigan companies to do business with each other. More...

News from MAS

Parents are reminded that Jan. 17 and 18, are ‘Early-out Exam Days” in the district. Emerald Elementary dismissal is at 1:20 p.m.; the middle/ high school is at 1:30 p.m. More...

Manistique Public Safety

The following information is from Manistique Public Safety dispatch logbooks recorded at the time the calls were received. Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013 7:40 a.m. Alarm, Cedar Street 8:52 a.m. Emergency Medical Service, Within city of Manistique 8:52 a.m. More...

News Briefs

Annual Father-Daughter Dance set for Feb. 9 MANISTIQUE – Tickets are now available for the eighth annual Father-Daughter Dance, hosted by the Manistique Area Kiwanis Club. The event will take place on Feb. 9 at the First Baptist Church. More...

There's no place like home

Big Bay de Noc School recently held its Homecoming celebration. Above, front, Homecoming King Bobby Holmberg, left, stands alongside Homecoming Queen Tamara Moore. More...

Organizers gearing up for local Walk for Warmth

MANISTIQUE – The Schoolcraft County Walk for Warmth will take place on Feb. 23 in Manistique. All proceeds raised in Schoolcraft County go to Schoolcraft County residents. More...

News Briefs

Relic Riders event set for Feb. at Jack Pine MANISTIQUE – The Long Riders 21st Annual Charity Relic Ride is scheduled for Feb. 9. The event will start at the Jack Pine Lodge, located on Highway M-94, 20 miles north of Manistique. More...

District Court

Ryan Andrew Going, 21, Shingleton, charged with driving 40 miles per hour in a 35-mph zone (1/13). Assessed $100. Beverly Ann Jahn, 83, Manistique Avenue, Manistique, charged with failure to yield the right of way (1/13). Assessed $115. More...