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October 15, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Newberry’s Homecoming Royal Court

Maggie Doyle—Queen, Chris Wendt—King, Princess— Rylie Burton and Prince—Kade Schroeder. More...

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News

High Sodium Levels Pose Serious Risks

Many Michiganders have done a good job cutting back on salt in foods they prepare at home, according to registered dietitian Lori Jones. However, the problem is that most people just aren’t doing as much of their own cooking these days. More...

Young Michiganders Targeted by ACA

The second open-enrollment period for health insurance plans offered through the Affordable Care Act is right around the corner, and a new effort is underway to make sure young adults have all the information they need. More...

DNR Reminds Deer Hunters of Changes to License Structure

With Michigan’s archery deer season underway, the Department of Natural Resources reminds hunters of recent changes to the state’s hunting license structure. The new license structure took effect March 1, 2014. More...

Letters to the Editor

To the Editor:

Channel 10 News stated that Luce County, among others, was going to get a raise in its electric bills of $30 per month beginning in January. This is supposed to go to RA electric, whoever that is. More...

To the Editor:

We all know there is an election coming up if we watch TV for 10 minutes. However, when I look at the numbers of people who realize they have a privilege and responsibility to vote, I am disappointed. More...

To the Editor:

I’m tired of the malarkey, misinformation and poor conduct of Newberry’s Village president, Carol Anderson. More...

Obituaries

Leonard Jakubiak

Leonard J. Jakubiak, 75, of Naubinway died Saturday morning, October 11, 2014 at the Schoolcraft Medical Care Facility in Manistique. More...

Mathias E. “Matt” Nikkari

Mathias E. “Matt” Nikkari, age 85, of Munising, died Sunday, October 12, 2014 at the Tendercare Health Center in Munising. He was born on May 2, 1929 to the late Mathias and Edla (Korpi) Nikkari, Sr. in Wadena, Minnesota. More...

Thomas R. Legault

Thomas R. Legault, 76, a lifelong Engadine area resident, died on Friday, October 10, 2014 at his home while under the care of his wife and North Woods Home Care and Hospice. More...

Features

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Trivia

—Strict Puritan laws had their origins from practical reasons. Smoking was banned - farmers would raise badly needed food crops instead of tobacco. More...

TRIVIA

—There’s a village in China (Yangsi) where 40 percent of the residents are dwarves. The tallest one is about three feet, ten inches. The shortest is two feet, one inch. Of the 80 villagers, 36 are dwarves. More...

Three Receive Sentencing at 11th Circuit Court

Eric Kropp, who was sentenced to 18 months of probation in September for providing false information to police, again found himself before Judge William Carmody in 11th Circuit Court on October 7 for violating probation. More...

CORRECTION

Below is a clarification of last week’s articles concerning the possible installation of synthetic ice panels at the Barn. More...

Legislative Luncheon Covers Many Issues

Friday, October 3, the ninth annual Legislative Luncheon was held at Zellar’s Village Inn in Newberry. More...

Daylight Savings Ends Soon

The semi-annual changing of the clocks is fast approaching. Set the clocks back one hour ending Daylight Savings in time for church on Sunday, November 2, More...

Local News

LUCE COUNTY SHERIFF’S LOG

October 6 – 12

October 6—Animal at Large, East Avenue C, Newberry. Report made. October 7—Bad Check, East John Street, Newberry. Report made. October 8—Unlawful Entry, West McMillan Avenu, Newberry. Report made. More...

CURTIS WEEK AT A GLANCE

Wednesday, October 15 —For the month of October the Curtis Chamber of Commerce board of directors will meet at Chamberlin’s Ole Forest Inn at 8:00 a.m. This is a change of venue and time from previous months. More...

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News from the Tahquamenon Area Library

In the late fall Tahquamenon Library patrons will have access to an upgraded Web catalog that will make searching for the items you want even easier than it is now. There will be more details to come as this software gets closer to the release date. More...

Columnists

Kids Korner

The Sun’s Supersized Atmosphere

Like Earth, the sun has an atmosphere with layers in it. The outermost layer is called the corona, and it’s a wild mess of activity. Scientists have long known about the corona. More...

TRAVELLING THROUGH TIME

From the Newberry News of October 12, 1889 More...

The Counseling Corner

Don’t Let Anger Issues Control You For most of us, our daily lives include a lot of stress and tension. More...

Sports

Magnusson Medals in Ice Skating

Abby Magnusson of Minnetonka, Minnesota won the gold medal in Girls Preliminary Free Skate at the Minnesota State Figure Skating Championships held in St. Paul at the end of August. More...

Senior Athlete of the Week

The Newberry News Senior Athlete of theWeek is Drake Cameron, the son of Stacey and Jason Cameron. Drake has been on the cross-country team for four years steadily improving his time. More...

Photos

Emerald's Mike Brock watches hopelessly as Newberry 's Zach Blakely recovers a muffed punt catch by Manistique. The recovery led to an Indian touchdown. More...

Personals

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Card of Thanks

I would like to publicly express my thanks to the Luce County Veterans Service office, the board and especially Ron and Carolyn Ford for the Veterans Appreciation Dinner on October 4. The meal by the Legion Auxiliary was delicious. More...

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