January 23, 2014 RSS feed / Community

Donation ‘stars’

In December, Ida Chapter No. 54 Order of the Eastern Star held a bake sale at the Manistique Shopko Hometown, raising over $300 for Shirley’s Angels. A check was recently presented to Stacy Morrison by Ida Chapter secretary, Meg Wnuk. More...

News Brief

Sportsfishing Assoc. plans meet on Jan. 28 MANISTIQUE – The next meeting of the Schoolcraft County Sportfishing Association will take place at the Elks Club on Jan. 28 at 6:30 p.m. More...

For the donation

The Big Bay de Noc School recently received a $2,000 donation to their playground fund from the Edward J. Sackerson Charitable Foundation. 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. Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2014 8:02 a.m. Emergency Medical More...

News from MAS

Saturday morning, Jan. 18, fifteen juniors arrived to participate in the MME/ACT test prep session! Students can come to the high school computer lab and take practice tests to review for the ACT. Three Saturday sessions remain: Jan. 25, Feb. More...

News Briefs

Comedic hypnotist returning to Bay College ESCANABA – Comedic Hypnotist Frederick Winters is returning to the Besse Center on Jan. 22 and 23. Shows on the Bay de Noc Community College Campus in Escanaba will take place at 7:30 p.m. More...

Snyder: Michigan comeback continues, more and better jobs still a top priority

State of State address laden with optimism

LANSING – Michigan will fuel its impressive comeback through innovations such as a statewide system for training and educating skilled technicians, attracting global talent and reinventing the way in which services to residents in need are prov More...

News Briefs

January freeze, thaw reveals more potholes LANSING – It’s not spring yet, but a mid-January warm-up brought with it a bumper crop of potholes across Michigan. More...

District Court

Brian Dewey Salter, Jr., 20, N. First St., Manistique, pled guilty in 93rd District Court to one count of driving while license suspended (1/13). More...

State: Remember unemployment benefits taxable

LANSING – With tax season approaching, the state of Michigan has begun making available yearend tax statements to anyone who has received unemployment benefits in 2013. More...