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January 7, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

McMillan Masonic Lodge Officers Installed

The 2015 officers of McMill an Lodge No. 400 were installed at the Masonic temple in Newberry. Taking the gavel as worshipful master was David Edie. The senior warden is Nic Greenwood and junior warden Steve Ducsay. More...

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Changes to DNR’s Master Angler Program Announced for 2015

The Department of Natural Resources recently announced that effective January 1, multiple changes have been made to Michigan’s Master Angler program, which allows anglers to submit large fish they have caught for recognition. More...

AA Fellowship Meetings

Monday  Engadine—7:30 p.m., United Methodist Church, W-13970 Park Ave., Closed. 477-6299.  Tuesday   More...

Columnists

Kids Korner

Earth’s Impenetrable Shield

National Aeronautics and Space Administration  Sure, the sun is great. It’s nice to not live in a frozen wasteland, after all. But the sun is pretty terrifying, too. More...

The Counseling Corner

Helping Someone Make that Weight Loss Resolution Work

Yes, losing weight is always the number one New Year’s Resolution. But were you aware that family and friends can play a significant role in helping someone achieve his or her weight loss goal? More...

Grandparents Teach, Too

Kitchen Recipes for Home Art Fun

Adults can use a few classroom management principles to help behavior at home. Among the top ten teaching principles is to vary activities between active and quiet ones regularly.  More...

Features

Liven Up Winter with Off-the-Radar Winter Sports

Winter sports like skiing and snowboarding are wildly popular across the globe. More...

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Take Steps to Safeguard Children’s Sensitive Information

Parents go to great lengths to shield their children from life’s bumps and bruises, but even the best bicycle helmets and baby gates can’t ward off a hazard that has surfaced in recent years. More...

Sled Dog Race to Kick Off This Saturday

Jon Brown, director of the Tahquamenon Country Sled Dog Race, is expecting a multitude of dogs and dog sled racers to descend upon the north shore of America the weekend of January 10 to participate in the 16th annual Tahquamenon Country Sled Dog Rac More...

LSSU’s 40th Year’s List of Banished Words

The tradition created by the late W. T. More...

Local News

CURTIS

WEEK AT A GLANCE

Wednesday, January 7   —Three Lakes Academy will hold staff meetings in the morning, and school will be delayed until 9:10 a.m.  —Fitness Challenge Weigh In (for those who entered) from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. More...

UP Regional Blood Drive Set

The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of UPHSM, will hold a Bloodmobile blood drive on Monday, January 12, at Helen Newberry Joy Hospital from 2:00 - 5:45 p.m. For an appointment, call Mary Nutkins at 293-8438.   More...

Christmas Bazaar Event Raised $3,000 for Playground Project

The Newberry Elementary Playground Fundraising Committee held a Christmas Bazaar December 19 at the Falls Event Center that included vendor booths, door prizes and a silent auction. Mr. and Mrs. More...

Obituaries

Sally Bergstrom

Sally Bergstrom, 77, of Lakefield Township, died Friday morning, December 19, 2014 at McLaren Northern Michigan Hospital in Petoskey.  Born March 4, 1937 in Lakefield Township, daughter of the late Robert and Florence (Mark) Braley, she was a 19 More...

Lois E. Moulton

Lois E. Moulton, 81, of Newberry, died Sunday morning, December 28, 2014 at Helen Newberry Joy Hospital in Newberry.  Born May 7, 1933 in Engadine, daughter of the late William and Augusta (Fenske) DePottey, she married Richard L. More...

Sports

Engadine Eagles Take Easy Win Over Bay De Noc

On Monday night, the lady Eagles of Engadine played host to the Bay De Noc Black Bears in a non-conference match up. In this game, the Eagles (sporting a record of 4-1) had to be the favored team over the Bears, coming in at 1-5. More...

Photo

Engadine Young Champions Division 1 Cheerleaders took second place at Regional Competition in Mt. Pleasant December 21st. More...

Newberry Indians Take Easy Win Over Engadine Eagles

Last Friday night, the Eagle boys played host to the Indians. Both teams entered this contest looking for their first win of the season.  More...