July 4, 2013 RSS feed / Community

Indian Lake State Park

July 9 Canine Cousins 10 a.m. – Wolf, Fox and Coyote are wild canines that roam Michigan’s U.P. Join the Park Explorer Guide at the first bathrooms and discover their unique behaviors. What in the world More...

News Brief

Manistique Amateur Radio moves repeater MANISTIQUE – In order for the Manistique Amateur Radio Association to provide better service in the Manistique area, its repeater has been moved to the Schoolcraft County Fair Building. More...

U.P. intersections see new cameras, controls

LANSING – New controls and cameras installed on three U.P. traffic signals will allow the Michigan Department of Transportation to monitor intersections remotely and check locations for winter maintenance activity. More...

Back in the day...

The ninth annual Pioneer Day took place Saturday in Pioneer Park next to the historic water tower. Above, visitors browse booths offered during the event. At right, one man demonstrates a washing maching used during the pioneer years. More...

Co-op releases election results

DAFTER, Mich. – Cloverland Electric Cooperative announced the results of the director elections at its recent meeting. Voting took place by mail-in ballot. More...

Hunt for shipwreck lands in Fairport

Locals wrapped up in quest for the ‘Griffin’

FAIRPORT, Mich. (AP) – Commercial fisherman Larry Barbeau’s comings and goings usually don’t create much of a stir in this windswept Lake Michigan outpost, but in the past few days, his phone jangles the minute he arrives home. More...

Community calendar

Monday Manistique Rotary Club meets at noon at “The 40” on Deer Street Bingo VFW, 6 p.m. Tuesday Weight Watchers, First United Methodist Church, 341-6662 Northwoods Home Care free blood pressure checks, 341-6963 More...

Events calendar

Friday, July 5 6 p.m., Kiddie Parade Saturday, July 6 Art Fair - Central Park 12 p.m. Independence Day parade, downtown Manistique, lineup at 11:30 a.m. Friday July 12 Folkfest - downtown Manistique, 5 p.m. More...

Manistique Public Safety

Editor’s Note: The following information is from Manistique Public Safety dispatch logbooks recorded at the time the calls were received. Saturday, June 25, 2013 11:55 a.m. Blight, Garden Avenue 12:05 p.m. Blight, Saginaw Street 12:45 p.m. More...