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September 3, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Agate Show Returns to Muskallonge Lake State Park

Muskallonge Lake State Park will host its seventh annual “Rock On! With Lake Superior Agates” rock show Saturday, September 13 from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and Sunday, September 14 from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.  More...

Honoring the Waters Powwow Planned for Saturday in Newberry

The eighth annual Honoring the Waters Powwow will be held this Saturday, September 6 at 12:00 noon on the grounds in front of the Newberry Tribal Center.  The event will kick off with a grand entry at noon and the drums playing the songs of welc More...

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Bear Dragging Prohibited on National Forest Land

As the summer fades to autumn, black bear hunting season is soon approaching. The Hiawatha National Forest would like to offer a few reminders associated with the black bear hunting season.  More...

MY Consent Day Educates Michigan on Sexual Consent

The Michigan Organization on Adolescent Sexual Health (MOASH) has announced the launch ofMichiganYouth (MY) Consent Day. More...

Michigan Home Heating Credit Deadline Approaches

The Michigan Public Service Commission (MPSC) recently noted that the September 30 deadline to apply for Michigan’s Home Heating Credit (HHC) in 2014 (for tax year 2013) is quickly approaching.  The credit assists low-income people and qua More...

Letters to the Editor

To the Editor:

The Fraternal Order of Eagles has a longstanding tradition of philanthropic work around the United States and Canada. Since 1898 the Order has emphasized helping those in need and building a solid moral foundation within our communities.  More...

Obituaries

Michael Edward Gaspar

Michael Edward Gaspar, 70, of Marquette passed away August 25, 2014 of natural causes while visiting his camp in Au- Train, MI. He was born February 26, 1944 in Marquette to Edward “Ted” and Frances (Kurian) Gaspar. He attended St. More...

Features

Sudoku

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Garfield Board to Withhold Mackinac Payment In Protest

Monday, August 18 the Garfield Township Board met for its normal monthly meeting. That night, the issue of roads was the hottest item on the agenda. More...

Crossword

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New Timber Town to Rise Out of the Ashes

Just in time for the school year, the Tahquamenon Area Schools elementary playground, known asTimber Town, has been completely removed. New playground equipment is still in the process of being ordered.  More...

LaMont’s 100-Hour Drive Passed Through Newberry in 1927

During the 1920s, it was common for individuals traveling throughout the country to demonstrate their unique skills. In early August, 1927, a stunt man named L. J . More...

Hall of Fame September 13

Tahquamenon Area School’s second Hall of Fame Banquet will be on Saturday, Septembet 13; dine r to start at 5:30 p. m, induction ceremony at 6:30 p.m. advanced tickets on sale until this Friday at the High School office. More...

Local News

Free Christian Concert for the Community

513FREE is performing a free Christian concert open to the public on September 11, starting at 6:00 p.m. located at the Newberry High School Auditorium.  More...

Genealogical Society Meeting Cancelled

Due to unexpected circumstances the Luce - West Mackinac Genealogical Society meeting scheduled for Thursday, September 4 in Curtis has been cancelled.   More...

Three Lakes Academy Holds Open House

Students brought their parents/ guardians to the first Open House at Three Lakes Academy last week to see their new classrooms and meet their teachers and the school staff.  Kindergarten student Hunter Mattson spent time this summer camping with More...

Columnists

Kids Korner

Tiny Grains of Dust from Way-Way-Outer Space

Everything around us came from an ancient swirling disk of dust. Our sun, our planet and the planets of our solar system all formed from the remnants of this disk. More...

TRAVELLING THROUGH TIME

From the Newberry News of August 31, 1889  More...

The Counseling Corner

Take Advantage of All School Counselor Has to Offer

With every new school year comes new opportunities and challenges as kids head back into the classroom. More...

Sports

Indians Shear Rams

Even with a malfunctioning scoreboard, any spectator who entered the Newberry Indians Varsity football field to catch the beginning of the second half against Harbor Springs didn’t have to ask who was winning. More...

Male Thinclads Place First, Females Fourth in Pickford

Led by Jack Grossman’s third place finish, the Newberry Indians boys’ cross-country team continued its early season surge in Pickford, capturing the top spot while placing five boys in the top 12 places.  More...

Engadine Eagles Come Close in Opener

This past week, the Engadine Eagles made the long trip to lowerMichigan to visit the Portland St. Pats Shamrocks  The Shamrocks have had a good team for some years now. More...

Personals

In Memoriam

Lucille A. Robinson  September 1, 1918 to September 8, 2001  You are never far away. As we look at ourselves, our children and grandchildren, we see little things that remind us of you.  We miss you,  The Family   More...

In Memoriam

In Memory of Nona Fraleigh who passed away one year ago on September 13, 2013  If roses grow in heaven, Lord, please pick a bunch for us.  Place them in our mother’s arms and tell her they’re from us.  Tell her we love and More...

Thank you Triangle Restaurant

for buying my 2014 Market Hog.  – Sierra Johnson   More...