February 21, 2013 RSS feed / Community

SMH reveals new logo

MANISTIQUE – Schoolcraft Memorial Hospital has revealed a new logo to accompany the impending opening of its new facility. More...

Living in history

The third graders from Mrs. Erickson’s class at St. Francis de Sales School recently hosted their second annual “Living Museum”. More...

News from MAS

Parents are reminded of an early out this Thursday, Feb. 21 for parent teacher conferences. Emerald Elementary will dismiss at 12:50 p.m., and the middle/high school will dismiss at 1 p.m. Parentteacher conferences run from 1:30 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. More...

Meth materials warning for highway volunteers

MANISTIQUE – After receiving more than 12 inches of snowfall this week, the notion of spring may seem distant to some, but one sure sign of its impending arrival is the return of the Adopt- A-Highway program. More...

News Briefs

Support group has new meeting location

ESCANABA – The Southern Upper Peninsula Chapter of the Compassionate Friends will meet on Feb. 28, at 7 p.m. The meeting is open to anyone who has had a child die in their family. More...

Fourth Honor Fight planned

ESCSANABA – The Upper Peninsula Honor Flight is planning another flight this spring. Mission IV will leave from Delta County Airport, Escanaba on May 1 at 7:30 a.m. More...

Law to clarify sales

LANSING – A bill allowing all non-residents of Michigan to purchase rifles and shotguns in Michigan and Michigan residents to purchase those long guns in other states that allow it was recently signed into law. More...

State graduation rate on the rise News Briefs

53 percent of state schools see increase

LANSING – The statewide 4-year graduation rates for students expected to graduate last spring increased to 76.24 percent, up 1.9 percent from the 2011 rate of 74.33 percent, according to data released by the Michigan Center for Educational Perf More...