February 27, 2014 RSS feed / Community

News Briefs

Marquette declares local ‘emergency’ for frost   MARQUETTE – A local State of Emergency was issued for Marquette County due to the severe cold weather causing underground frost levels to exceed over 85 inches in some areas. More...

District Court

Carol Ann Benner, 56, Rapids Dr., Sault Ste. Marie, charged with driving 60 miles per hour in a 55 mph zone (2/14). Assessed $100.  Daniel Eugene O’Neil, 30, Seymore St., Sault Ste. More...

News Briefs

New law lets students postpone jury duty   LANSING – Gov. Rick Snyder recently signed a bill into law allowing full-time college students to postpone jury duty until the end of the school year.  More...

News from MAS

“Fantastic, stellar, and top notch performance by the second and third grade students,” reports Mr. Mason, Emerald Elementary principal. More...

'Soup'er Bowl

During Catholic Schools Week, St. Francis de Sales School, held their annual “Souper Bowl” can-a-thon. More...

SOS registry aims to protect children

LANSING – Secretary of State Ruth Johnson is urging Michigan families to block electronic adult ads, messages and pornography from reaching children by joining the Michigan Child Protection Registry. 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. More...

MDOT: Salt supply OK, but winter hits budget

Weather will affect summer maintenance

LANSING – Despite using more salt than anticipated due to worse-than-average winter weather, the Michigan Department of Transportation and local transportation agencies are working together to stretch remaining salt supplies through spring. More...

VA: Not too late to get flu shot

Local center reminds vets to get vaccine

IRON MOUNTAIN – The Oscar G. More...