January 31, 2013 RSS feed / Community

How’s that again?

Awhile back, I met this huge bear of a dog, friendly as all get out, and tried to tell my husband about it.  “Have you ever seen a great pyrenees?” I asked him.  A strange look came over his face as he repeated what he thought I More...

Holiday offers mixed results for retailers

Sales dip in December, recover over season

LANSING – Michigan retail sales fell off sharply in December, but most retailers still reported sales increases for the entire holiday shopping season, according to the Michigan Retail Index, a joint project of Michigan Retailers Association an More...

Accident claims 1, injures another

GLADSTONE – A Rapid River man was killed in a traffic accident early Sunday morning in Nahma Township. According to the Michigan State Police – Gladstone Post, the two-vehicle crash remains under investigation.  More...

JV beat Norway, drop tough loss to Gwinn

MANISTIQUE – The Manistique JV girls’ basketball team put together four solid quarters at home last Thursday and defeated the Norway Knights 44-34.  After trailing 11-10 after one quarter, the Emeralds outscored the Knights 11-5 in t More...

Varsity still struggling to find hoop

MANISTIQUE - A three point opening quarter spelled doom for the Lady Emeralds on the road in Gwinn Monday night. More...

Helping hands

Thompson Township recently recognized the Manistique Ministerial Association for its dedication to and care of the people of Schoolcraft County. More...

News Briefs

Students in the Arts to be 3-day event in Feb.   MANISTIQUE – Manistique Middle and High School students will present the annual “Students in the Arts” beginning Feb. 6. More...

Snyder: U.P. in energy emergency

Cold weather, repair causes shortages

LANSING – A “State of Energy Emergency” has been declared in the Upper Peninsula due to temporary shortages of propane. More...

Penalties plague cheer team

KINGSFORD – It was a tough day on the mats for a variety of teams at the Kingsford Invitational competitive cheer competition on Monday.  Plagued with penalties in both rounds two and three, the Emeralds took third with a combined score of More...

News from MAS

Due to the inclement weather last week that resulted in school closure for two days, the following events will be rescheduled:  Winterfest Week – Cancelled for Jan. 28 – Feb. 1. A new week to be determined.  More...