April 12, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

STC to host awards dinner

Event will honor area businesses, volunteers

MANISTIQUE – City of Manistique and Schoolcraft County businesses are invited to attend the first-ever Schoolcraft Tourism and Commerce Dinner and Awards Ceremony May 8. More...

Special Sections

Outdoors

Fish Report

Well, for all you people that came home from Florida thinking spring has arrived are about to wish you had stayed a while longer again this week if the weather reports hold true. More...

Views

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor,  When will Mr. Bergman learn?  More...

The Archives

This week in the Pioneer Tribune

50 years ago   April 11, 2068  More...

ON DUTY

In April 1968, five area men left Selective Service headquarters in Manistique to begin service. Don Martin, representing the local Veterans of Foreign Wars post, was on hand to wish them well and present small going away gifts. More...

Lifestyles

3 ways stress takes a toll

Did the latest challenge at work bring on a tightening in your stomach? Does constant worry about a loved one’s health make you physically ill yourself?  Everyone at some point feels the effects of stress. More...

HOSA places at competition

GRAND RAPIDS – Sixteen students from the Health Occupations class at Manistique High School traveled to Grand Rapids recently to compete in the HOSA State Leadership Conference. More...

Study: Boomers unprepared

WASHINGTON - A new study confirms what others already have concluded: Many Baby Boomers haven’t saved a dime for retirement, which can’t help but mean trouble as they reach retirement age.  More...

Sports

Young grapplers successful on the road

Twenty-five wrestlers strong, the Manistique Youth Wrestlers hit the road April 7 and traveled to Munising. Each of the young grapplers earned medals in the competition. As a team, the athletes achieved second, just missing out on first place. More...

Sports Briefs

Seniors take on Delta County Law Enforcement   COOKS – The annual Delta Dunkers basketball game featuring the Big Bay de Noc Seniors vs. Delta County Law Enforcement will be held April 12 (tonight). More...

Carney-Nadeau releases basketball tourney dates

CARNEY-NADEAU – The Carney-Nadeau basketball program has recently announced upcoming basketball tournaments.  The Carney-Nadeau 3-on- 3 basketball tournament is set for April 21. More...

Time for cookies ... and cops

The Michigan State Police – Manistique Detachment hosted “Cookies, Car Seats, and Cops” Saturday, welcoming residents and travelers in for Girl Scout Cookies, car seat checks, coffee, and conversation. More...

‘Power of Words’ project seeks local artists

Mural will be painted on south wall of People’s Store

MANISTIQUE – The Power of Words Project, a creative initiative of the Svelata Foundation, has announced a new opportunity for local artists to participate in the first Power of Words Project mural in Manistique.  More...

News Briefs

Feeding America Food Truck set to return April 25   MANISTIQUE – Due to generous community donations, the Feeding America Mobile Food Truck will visit Manistique April 25. Distribution will take place from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. More...

News

Middle and high school releases honor roll list

MANISTIQUE – Manistique Middle and High School recently released the honor roll for the third quarter of the 2017-18 school year.  More...

MAS News

Maryann Boddy

On a scale of 0-100, where does MAS rank among other districts in Michigan?  More...

Medicare cards to receive update

MANISTIQUE – Beginning this month, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services will begin mailing new Medicare cards to those with Medicare. More...

Obituaries

Marcella M. Quick

MANISTIQUE – Marcella M. Quick, 86, of Dodge Lake, Manistique, Mich., died Wednesday, April 4, 2018, at the Schoolcraft Medical Care Facility in Manistique.  More...

Paul J. Frankovich

MANISTIQUE – Paul Jerome Frankovich, 78, of Manistique, Mich., passed away Friday, April 6, 2018, at his home in Manistique after a long battle with cancer.  He was born July 26, 1939, the son of Nicholas and Frances (Frankovich) Frankovic More...

David Kane

WETMORE – David Kane, 63, of Wetmore, Mich. More...

Community

Quitting? Free supplies offered

Quitline offers nicotine gum, patches, lozenges

LANSING – Thinking about quitting tobacco? The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services is expanding its telephone coaching and nicotine replacement therapy program to all Michigan residents through May 31.  More...

Police Log

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, April 3, 2018  4:00 p.m., disabled vehicle, Arbutus Ave More...

Time to get musical

Manistique High School Drama will be presenting Disney’s “High School Musical, Jr.” April 20 and 21 at 7 p.m. and April 22 at 3 p.m. Tickets are $8 for adults, $5 for students. More...