August 14, 2014 RSS feed / Community

USDA awards Michigan State $6.9M grant to assist bees

EAST LANSING – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture has awarded $6.9 million to Michigan State University to develop sustainable pollination strategies for specialty crops in the United States. More...

Lake Effect Arts gearing up for another lesson on Zectangles

MANISTIQUE – Lake Effect Arts of Manistique is welcoming back Cari Raboin to teach her third Zentangle class. This class will focus on one of the newer variations of Zectangle using black tiles with white tangles – Zentangle in reverse. More...

Anterless deer licenses for sale

LANSING – The Department of Natural Resources reminds hunters that the application period for antlerless deer licenses ends Aug. 15. More...

Grandparents Teach, Too

As midsummer inevitably arrives along with the back-toschool sales, thoughts turn to the classroom and whether or not the children are “ready” for school. More...

Dance for it

The Manistique ‘Dance it UP’ performance group recently competed in the seventh annual Blueberry Dance Festival in Marquette. The youngest dancers brought home third place and the “Fan Favorite” award. More...

Resident pens book about lost town ‘Huntspur’

Carmeuse now stands where town once was

MANISTIQUE – Area resident Jane Kopecky wants the world to know about the history of Huntspur. The story of the long-gone town has been compiled into a book and will be available during a book signing Saturday. More...