December 26, 2013 RSS feed / Lifestyles

Sounds of the season

The MAS band recently performed a Christmas concert. Above, the band plays during the concert. At left, two drummers keep along with the beat. At right, band director Jeremy Connin leads the students to the music. More...

Authority announces delay in toll increase

Commuter rates will roll back to 2012 rate

ST. IGNACE – Mackinac Bridge toll increases scheduled to rise on Jan. 1, 2014, will remain at current levels instead, while commuter tolls will be rolled back to 2012 rates. More...

Jest for Fun

When my aunt experienced back pain, I asked mom for the diagnosis. “The verdict is,” she replied, “something out of place.” Yup, that tells me a lot. More...

U.P. propane shortage is ‘energy emergency’

Snyder issues order to ensure U.P. supply

LANSING – Gov. Rick Snyder issued Executive Order 2013-11 on Friday, declaring a State of Energy Emergency in Michigan due to temporary shortages of propane in areas of the Upper Peninsula. More...

Disabled vets have more time to apply for tax exemption

LANSING – Disabled veterans across the state got a Christmas present, announced Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency Director Jeff Barnes. More...

Senior Center News

We wish you a Merry Christmas; we wish you a Merry Christmas, we wish you a Merry Christmas and a happy and healthy New Year! Just a quick reminder, the Center offices will be closed on Dec. 31, and Jan. 1, to spend time with family and friends. More...

Poll

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