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County results reveal support for conservatives

Locally, Republicans on top in state races

MANISTIQUE – Schoolcraft County residents proved to be overwhelming in support of Republican candidates for state races in Tuesday’s General Election. More...

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On TOPS of the world

From the Oct. 31 1968 edition, graduates of TOPS (Take Pounds Off Sensibly) Club are, from left: Mary LaFleur, Patsy Calhoun, Loretta Pistulka, Jean Creeden, Jean Selling, and Betty DeSautel.   More...

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor,  Isn’t it strange that for every positive comment that is made, it seems that two negative ones are produced? Manistique has been making continual progress for the betterment of our city and those who stop to visit.  More...

Op-Ed

Editor’s note: The following submission represents the personal opinions of the author and should not be used to characterize the opinions of the Pioneer Tribune.  — — —  More...

Lifestyles

Bay announces scholarship recipients

ESCANABA – Bay de Noc Community College has announced the scholarship recipients for the fall 2018 semester. More...

‘Spooky’ birthdays

The GFWC Manistique Women’s Club helped four residents of the Schoolcraft County Medical Care Facility celebrate their October birthdays recently. Halloween was the theme. More...

A wicked good time

On all Saints Day, the Manistique “coven” met at Blue Mystique before a river paddle in the harbor. From left to right are: Donna Cody, Melonie Neadow, Jessica Columbus, Elizabeth Douglas, Franny Jenerou, and Stacy King.   More...

Sports

Emeralds win District Championship Title

MANISTIQUE – It’s been an exciting year for the Manistique varsity volleyball team. More...

Emeralds advance to finals

MARQUETTE – To look at the Emerald roster, one would think it is a young team, perhaps in a building year. It’s quite the contrary. More...

County votes down jail millage request

MANISTIQUE – A proposed millage to construct a new jail split county voters and was narrowly defeated in Tuesday’s General Election. More...

Residents elect commissioners

MANISTIQUE – The Schoolcraft County Board of Commissioners will experience a slight shake up following Tuesday’s General Election. More...

News Briefs

Schoolcraft County All-Vets plan Veterans Day Program November 12   More...

Outdoors

From the Forester

What’s That Growing on My Tree?  Lichens are common and highly variable life forms. They are a symbiotic association between a fungus and an alga or bacterium.  They grow in a wide range of environments, on many substrates.  More...

Fish Report

Well, ready or not November is here and the firearm hunting season is only days away now. But if you are getting ready to hit the woods you just maybe had better get ready for some good duck hunting weather leading up to the opener. More...

Obituaries

Daniel McDougle

GLADSTONE, Mich. – Daniel James Alfred McDougle, 32, of Gladstone, Mich., passed away on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018, at his home surrounded by his family.  More...

Gerrie Lee Kaiser

MANISTIQUE – Gerrie Lee Kaiser, 49, of Manistique, Mich., passed away peacefully on Monday, Oct. 29, 2018, at UP Health System with her loving family by her side.  She was born Feb. More...

Community

Communities That Care brings opioid presentation to public

MANISTIQUE – The Schoolcraft County Communities That Care Collaborative will host a community presentation featuring double board certified Dr. Kevin Piggott Nov. 16. More...

Operation Christmas Child shoebox drop off hours, location announced

MANISTIQUE – The drop off sites and times for Operation Christmas Child have been announced.  Cooks Congregational Church, located at 1050 S County Road 442, will be among 5,000 U.S. drop-off locations. More...

A gift from Friends

Friends of Indian Lake and Palms Book State Park recently made a donation to the Schoolcraft County DARE program. Presenting the check in the amount of $200 to Schoolcraft County Sheriff’s Department Sgt. More...