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March 11, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Whitefish School Administrators Inducted into MASA Winner’s Circle

John Prescott, superintendent of Whitefish Township Community Schools, and Summer School coordinator Desirae Derusha were inducted into the MASA (Michigan Association of School Administrators) Winners’ Circle on January 22, 2015. More...

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News

EUP Receives Invasive Species Grant

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources announced the award of 20 grant projects totaling more than $4 million, under the Michigan Invasive Species Grant Program (MISGP).  More...

Michigan State Police Encouraging Community to Be Good Neighbors

A single act of kindness can go a long way, and with nearly 30 percent of the elderly living at home alone, the Michigan State Police (MSP) is encouraging Michiganders to be a friendly neighbor and assist an older person who is in need.  More...

Change Smoke, Carbon Monoxide Alarm Batteries with Daylight Savings

With the start of daylight saving time this weekend, state fire marshal Richard Miller reminds Michiganders to change the batteries in their smoke alarms and carbon monoxide alarms when setting their clocks ahead one hour.  More...

Columnists

TRAVELLING THROUGH TIME

From the Newberry News of   More...

The Counseling Corner

Facing Big Problems Shouldn’t Be a Solo Activity

When someone faces a problem, it’s not uncommon for the person to think that burden is his or hers alone. But few of us live in isolation. More...

Grandparents Teach, Too

Camps for Fun and Learning

While it still is very wintery outside, a break, and summer vacation are right around the corner. It’s time to look into summer childcare and activities. Vacation times are a big issue for parents who work outside the home.  More...

Features

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TRIVIA

The 1st buffalo ever born in captivity was born at Chicago's Lincoln Park Zoo in 1884.  Trivia provided by http://corsinet.com   More...

Sudoku

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Newberry Company Goes Where No Others Have Gone Before

What do space exploration and Newberry have in common?  Why, Northern Wings Repair!  Started just 14 years ago in a pole barn in Garfield Township, Northern Wings Repair has worked on just about everything made of metal that needs building More...

Three Area Students Place in 2015 EUP-ISD Regional Sciene Fair

The Eastern Upper Peninsula ISD Math/Science Center held its annual Regional Science Fair for grades kindergarten – eighth on February 26 at Lake Superior State University. More...

Local News

Pinewood Derby Returns to Newberry

The first Pinewood Derby in over three years was held in the basement of McMillan Township Hall last Sunday, March 1. Fourteen Cub Scouts from Newberry Pack 130 and Engadine Pack 150 joined together to compete.   More...

LUCE COUNTY SHERIFF’S LOG

March 2 – Car vs. Deer, County Road 458, Pentland Township, report taken.   March 2 – Obstructing Justice, Bench Warrant Issued, West Harrie Street.  More...

CURTIS WEEK AT A GLANCE

Wednesday, March 11   —The Curtis Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors will meet at Chamberlin’s Ole Forest Inn at 8:00 a.m. More...

Obituaries

Douglas Tyler Anderson

PV2 Douglas Tyler Anderson, 22 formerly of 2582 Norwood Street, Marquette, and Plattsburgh, New York entered eternal life unexpectedly Monday, February 16, 2015 during his military tour in South Korea.  Born February 8, 1993 in Marquette Michiga More...

Sports

Newberry Youth Wrestlers Compete in Wisconsin

The Newberry Youth Wrestling team traveled to Marinette, WI this past Saturday to compete in the Marinette Youth Wrestling Tournament. More...

Newberry Places Two in SAC First Team, Second Team, Honorable Mentions

The basketball leaders of the Straits Area Conference were recently selected. The girls’ conference Player of the Year is Abbey Ostman of St. Ignace. More...

Newberry Boys Clobbered in Last Two Season Ending Games

The Newberry Indian boys’ basketball team had the unfortunate experience of playing perhaps the best two teams in Class D in the Upper Peninsula to end their regular season, Munising (18-1) and Cedarville (20-0).  More...

Personals

Article

Chip and I would like to thank everyone who had a hand in making the benefit a success. More...