November 14, 2013 RSS feed / Community

MSP ‘drive slow’ campaign begins

LANSING – In advance of what the Farmer’s Almanac predicts will be a “biting cold and snowy” winter in Michigan, a traffic safety campaign encouraging Upper Peninsula drivers to slow down in snowy or icy driving conditions is More...

NMU program removed from elimination list

MARQUETTE – Northern Michigan University has received notification that its Army Reserve Officer Training Corp program has been removed from the list of programs facing elimination. More...

News Briefs

MHS Quiz Bowl team earns win at NMU MANISTIQUE – The MHS Quiz Bowl team defeated Gladstone at NMU on Oct. 30, with a final score of 130-110. The match was recorded and is scheduled to air on WNMU TV 13 at 8 p.m. on Dec. 21. More...

Around the table

The Zion Lutheran Church, Tanzanian Companion Church Committee, chaired by Bonnie Groh, recently hosted guests from Tanzanian. More...

Manistique Public Safety

Editor’s Note: The followinginformation is from ManistiquePublic Safety dispatch logbooksrecorded at the time the calls werereceived. More...

District Court

Brian Salter, County Road 437, Manistique, was charged with failure to remove junked automobile per the city of Manistique zoning ordinance (10/13). Assessed $50. More...

News Briefs

Concealed weapons board plans meeting MANISTIQUE – A meeting of the Concealed Weapon Licensing Board for Schoolcraft County is scheduled for Nov. 16. More...

Local judge Carmody selected to serve ‘chief judge’ position

Judges will focus on efficiency, innovation

LANSING – Improving public service and court efficiency are on the to-do list for a group of newlyappointed state court chief judges. The Michigan Supreme Court announced the appointments, which includes local judge William W. More...

Top honors

The Manistique High School Chapter of the National Honor Society recently inducted 21 new members, bringing this year’s membership to a total of 46. At top, the members are pictured. More...

Operation Christmas Child returns to the area

Shoeboxes available for pick-up at schools or other participating sites in Manistique

MANISTIQUE – With the holiday season nearly here, Manistique individuals, families, churches and groups will be working to make Christmas a reality for needy kids around the world by filling shoeboxes with toys, school supplies, hygiene items a More...

Mackinac Financial Corporation reports third quarter results

MANISTIQUE – Mackinac Financial Corporation, the bank holding company for mBank (the “Bank”), recently announced third quarter 2013 income of $.846 million or $.15 per share compared to net income available to common shareholders of More...

News from MAS

The Native American program at Emerald Elementary has been presenting the “Seven Grandfathers” teachings each week with the first grade classes. More...

Poll

Should the Manistique Area Schools Board of Education pursue a shared superintendent with Big Bay de Noc School?