June 12, 2014 RSS feed / Lifestyles

Raredon takes home MFCU $1K scholarship

MANISTIQUE – Manistique Federal Credit Union recently awarded its eighth annual scholarship. The scholarship was open to all high school seniors who have been members of Manistique Federal for at least the last six months.  More...

College Briefs

Bay College releases winter graduate list  ESCANABA – Bay de Noc Community College announces the names of students who completed all of the requirements for an Associate Degree or Certificate during the winter term.  Local students in More...

Emerald names honor roll

MANISTIQUE – Manistique Emerald Elementary recently released the honor roll for the fourth marking period of the 2013-14 school year. The honor roll includes grades three through five.  More...

Grand Island cottage tour set

GRAND ISLAND – The Alger County Historical Society and Grand Island Association is hosting a walking tour of six privately owned historic cottages on the south shore of Grand Island on July 19. More...

Grandparents Teach, Too

How do you conduct conversations with a preschooler? Once families have a little practice they are amazed at young children’s insight. They are so fascinating and honest. More...

College Brief

Michigan Tech announces local spring grad   HOUGHTON – Michigan Technological University honored the achievements of nearly 1,000 graduates May 3 at Spring Commencement. More...

A new set of wheels

Working with the Gladstone Office of the United States Department of Agriculture, the city of Manistique recently completed a Rural Development Grant from the USDA which allowed the public safety dep More...

Local students land Grand Valley list

on  GRAND RAPIDS – Grand Valley State University released the names of students who were placed on the dean’s list for the winter 2014 semester concluding in April. More...

Eat like a caveman while out on the go

We live in a society obsessed with food. And those of us opting to make healthy food choices tend to be in the minority. More...

Senior Center News

Keep in mind the Upper Peninsula History Conference is quickly approaching. Those into history about our surrounding area don’t want to miss out. Elderly in the area should attend to share their knowledge of the area. More...

For the love of science

MEEMIC agent Lew Behning (right) is shown presenting a check for $999.88 from the MEEMIC Foundation Grant Program to Gary Lindstrom of Emerald Elementary School. More...