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December 10, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Skate-A-Thon for TORC

The Tahquamenon Outdoor Recreation Committee will host a holiday skate-a-thon to raise money for the Tahquamenon Outdoor Recreation Complex Sunday, December 14 from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. at The Barn ( Newberry Ice Rink).  More...

Photo

Four competitors from Newberry participated in the State Finals of the Punt, Pass, and Kick competition at Ford Field in Detroit last Sunday. More...

Special Sections

News

Recreation Passport Key to Winter Fun at State Parks

Whether visitors ski, sled, toboggan, ice fish, snowmobile or snowshoe, Michigan’s state parks offer lots of seasonal fun. More...

Muzzleloader Deer Season Now Open

The Department of Natural Resources reminds hunters that the 2014 muzzleloader deer season opened across the state Friday, December 5.  “Having a statewide opener for muzzleloading season really eases confusion hunters have on when and whe More...

Feeding the Hungry Goes Beyond Food

‘Tis the season for food drives, and while the public service is needed and appreciated, new research questions whether Michiganders have the skills or time to prepare the food that is donated.  More...

Letters to the Editor

To the Editor:

The Luce County Veterans Services Office wishes to clarify a statement printed in the November 26 Newberry News. More...

Obituaries

Ida Van Epps

Ida Van Epps, 100, a longtime resident of Newberry, died under the care of her family and North Woods Home Health December 3, 2014 at her home.  More...

Tony Miller

Tony Miller, stillborn son of Robert Miller and Shirley Shigwadja of Newberry, died Tuesday, December 2, 2014.  In addition to his parents, survivors include his brother, Matthias Shigwadja of Newberry; paternal grandparents, Jeff and Sherry Ald More...

In Memoriam

In Loving Memory of Harold E. Robinson, Sr. on his birthday,  December 10, 1920  The Robinson Family   More...

Co-ops Appeal to Governor in Fight Against Rate Hike

Dear Governor Snyder and Attorney General Schuette:  More...

Goodfellows Prepare for Christmas Food and Toy Drive

The Newberry Goodfellows met last Thursday at the Luce County Community and Recreation Center (LINK). It was decided that this year the Goodfellows would wrap and deliver from The LINK.  More...

Fundraiser Set to Benefit Elementary Playground

A Christmas Bazaar to benefit the Newberry Elementary School Playground is scheduled for Wednesday, December 17 from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. More...

Photo

Alea Dunlap had her picture taken with Santa. Over 300 kids sat with Santa at the Newberry celebration. The article and more pictures are on page three. More...

Local News

LUCE COUNTY SHERIFF’S LOG

December 1 – 7  December 2—Possible Drug Overdose, West John Street, Newberry. Report made.  December 3—Possession/ Use Marijuana, CR 462, McMillan Township. Action taken and report made.  More...

Sault Tribe to Host Christmas Party for Newberry Youngsters

The Sault Tribe Board of Directors and tribal chairman will sponsor the annual Christmas party for tribal children 12 years old and under Wednesday, December 17 from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. at the American Legion on Newberry Avenue.  More...

Photos

Mrs. Hinkson has nominated Avery Smithson as the Newberry High School Art Student of the Month for her dedication and willingness to attempt new things. More...

Columnists

The Counseling Corner

Holiday Depression Fixable—Not to Be Ignored

According to lots of advertising, TV specials and magazine stories, the winter holidays are a period of endless warm family activities, elaborate gift giving and wonderful parties with friends. More...

TRAVELLING THROUGH TIME

From the Newberry News of December 7, 1889 LOCAL More...

Northstar News

A Superior Conference record was set on Friday in the Soo. Northstar’s Junior Varsity quiz team had a perfect score of 400. The shut-out match was against the Soo and Manistique. More...

Sports

Eagle Girls Off to Good Start

Engadine’s Lady Eagle basketball teams have started the 2014 - 15 season in fine form as both the Varsity and Junior Varsity have yet to suffer a defeat. More...

Indian Ladies Trample First Two Opponents

The Lady Indians’ Varsity basketball team opened up its season by soundly defeating the Lady Bays of Brimley 64—35 and the Lady Raiders of DeTour 63—12  Brimley   More...

Senior Athlete of the Week

  The Newberry News Senior Athlete of the Week is Toni Paramski, the daughter of Pete and Tracy Paramski. Toni plays three sports for the Newberry Indians: volleyball, basketball and softball. More...