January 31, 2013 RSS feed / Community

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...

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. 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...

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...

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. 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...

Poll

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