September 12, 2013 RSS feed / Lifestyles

News Brief

Community foundation mini-grants available MANISTIQUE – The Schoolcraft County Community Foundation will be awarding minigrants at its November meeting. Deadline for applying for a mini-grant is Sept. 30. More...

Senior Center News

Our Annual Open House, which was held this past Thursday, was a huge success. It was nice to see those we hadn’t seen in while, along with seeing new faces. More...

Bay to offer CNA course

ESCANABA – M-TEC at Bay College will be offering a 120- hour nurse aide training starting Oct. 2. More...

Volunteers needed for coastal cleanup

Volunteers are needed to join the annual September Adopt-a-Beach cleanup, part of the International Coastal Cleanup. Volunteers can join cleanups in their area or lead their own event. The event is 9 a.m. - noon, Sept. More...

New study: Binge drinking costing Michigan billions

MDCH says they are trying to fix problem

LANSING – Excessive alcohol use cost Michigan $8.2 billion in 2006, or about $2.16 a drink, according to a new study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. More...

Just for Fun

You may recall the diet that helped me lose 20 pounds. Unfortunately, 10 of them found me again, so I started a new regime that I affectionately call the Wa-Wa Diet. The first “Wa” is short for walking. More...

Lifestyles Briefs

Broullire completes West Point basic training WEST POINT, N.Y. – Cadet Kenner Robert Broullire, son of Thomas Broullire and Maria Broullire of Manistique, recently completed Cadet Basic Training at the U.S. Military Academy. More...

News Brief

Caregiver support group plans meeting MANISTIQUE – The monthly Caregiver Support Group, offered to anyone involved with the care giving of someone with Alzheimer’s disease or other types of dementia, will meet at the Schoolcraft County M More...

Poll

Do you agree with the Schoolcraft County Board of Commissioner's decision not to support the DNR land acquisition in Hiawatha Township?