November 14, 2013 RSS feed / Lifestyles

Jest for Fun

I come from a family of homebodies, with the exception of my sister. Joan lives to travel and views each new destination as sort of a Land of Oz. I admire sis’s spirit of adventure but cannot relate. More...

Lifestyles Briefs

Caregiver support group to meet Nov. 19 MANISTIQUE – The monthly Caregiver Support Group will meet on Nov. 19. More...

Senior Center News

Frank Sweeny and The Front Yard Gang will be the entertainment for this month’s potluck, which is scheduled for Nov. 21. If you have never been to the Senior Center it is located at 101 Main St. Entertainment will begin at 4 p.m. More...

It’s a great pumpkin!

(At St. Francis de Sales)

Recently, to the surprise of the preK-3 class at St. Francis de Sales Catholic School, a gigantic pumpkin made an appearance. More...

Shopko will host Facebook contest for Packers package

GREEN BAY – Shopko is hosting a contest in which two lucky Facebook fans will win four tickets to attend a Green Bay Packers game and a full tailgate package at Lambeau Field. More...

Foundation merges two funds to benefit the arts

MANISTIQUE – The Schoolcraft County Community Foundation recently merged two smaller funds, the Pitts-Johnson Endowment Fund and the Arts and Culture Fund, into a large one to benefit arts and cultural events in Schoolcraft County. More...

Area clinic reaches out to vets

IRON MOUNTAIN – Every day is Veterans Day for the staff at the VA Rural Outreach Clinic in Manistique, which served over 400 area veterans in the last year. More...

LMAS: What to know about Pertussis

MANISTIQUE – Pertussis is a highly contagious bacterial infection most commonly known as whooping cough or the 100- day cough. A vaccine introduced in the 1940s, was thought to have eradicated Pertussis from the United States by the 1980s. More...

Poll

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