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April 19, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Engadine Man Caught in Fatal Logging Accident

Mackinac County Sheriff’s Deputies are investigating a fatal logging accident that occurred in Garfield Township in Mackinac County. The incident took place north of Engadine near the Luce County line.  More...

Little Difference in TAS Budget

Selected students from the Art and Band programs received recognition from administrators and board members at the Monday, April 17 regular meeting of the Tahquamenon Area Schools (TAS) Board of Education.  More...

Special Sections

News

DNR Trout Trails Web App Now Covers State

The latest additions to the Department of Natural Re sources’ online Trout Trails application now ensure quality trout streams and lakes are pinpointed for anglers to visit throughout the state of Michigan.  Trout Trails is an interactive More...

Beaver, Otter Trapping License Needs Renewal

The DNR reminds Upper Peninsula beaver and otter trappers that their 2016 fur harvester license and 2016 otter kill tags remain valid until April 30, 2017.  Information on beaver and otter season dates and regulations can be found at mi.gov/trap More...

EUP Citizens Advisory Council to Meet in Newberry

The Eastern Upper Peninsula Citizens’ Advisory Council is scheduled to discuss several interesting topics when the panel meets Thursday, April 20 in Newberry.  More...

Columnists

TRAVELLING THROUGH TIME

From the Newberry News of April 15, 1892  Local News   —A proposition to extend the water mains on John and Helen streets will be brought up for consideration at the next meeting of the village council.  More...

The Counseling Corner

Test Anxiety Can Be Overcome

Warmer temperatures, longer days... all sure signs it’s time for students to face a barrage of testing. More...

Just Bill

Newspaper Sale Goes to Next Stage

We had hoped to find a buyer for the Newberry News by now, but the three people who expressed interest in the past year and a half have gone in other directions.  More...

Features

Trivia

A speleologist studies caves. Trivia provided by http://corsinet.com   More...

Enjoy Quirky Facts about Companion Animals

Think you know everything there is to know about your favorite furry, finned or feathered friend? Chances are there are some interesting facts that even the most ardent animal-lover may be surprised to learn.  More...

Ensure Happy, Healthy Pet Birds with Six Tips

Households across the country include companion birds. More...

DNR Fisheries Biologist Discusses Proposed State Fishing Changes

A dozen people showed up at the April 6 presentation at the Tarahumare Area Library on the Department of Natural Resource’s (DNR) proposed fishing regulations and changes for 2018, hosted by fisheries biologist Cory Kovacs.  More...

Christmas Bells Repair Funding Discussed by Village Council

A full council met last Monday night.  One of the first items of business was the introduction of new village attorney, Jeffrey L. Jocks, with the firm of Sondee, Racine, and Doran, PLC. The village has hired him on an as needed basis.  More...

Spotlight on Beth Browe

Local Foster Home Uses High-Tech Teaching Tools

Beth Browe, a teacher at Lakes Area Teaching Family Home in Newberry, recently was selected as the winner of the Quizalize World Book Day competition.  “I use a teaching tool using technology in the classroom—a Website called Quizal More...

Local News

LUCE COUNTY SHERIFF’S LOG

April 10 - 16

April 10 — Possession of Marijuana, Newberry Avenue, Newberry. Investigated, report taken.  April 10 — Threatening Messages, CR 428, McMillan Township. Investigated, report taken.  More...

Chippewa Luce Mackinac Conservation District

The Chippewa Luce Mackinac Conservation District (CLMCD) is pleased to welcome Mike McCarthy as its new executive director. More...

Read All About It

News from the Tahquamenon Area Library

The Tahquamenon Area Library will hold a Local Author Book Fair Tuesday, April 25 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Hopefully, this time around the event will be blizzard-free, but you never know in the U.P., even late April.  More...

Obituaries

Todd D. Hines

Todd D. Hines, 55, of Curtis died at his home Monday, April 10, 2017 surrounded by his family and under the care of North Woods Home Health and Hospice.  More...

Frank W. Bozek

Frank William Bozek, 74, of Engadine passed away Wednesday, April 12, 2017 from injuries involved in an accident.  More...

Louise M. Marcus

Former Engadine resident Louise M. Marcus, 87, of Mt. Pleasant died Sunday, April 16, 2017 at the Prestige Centre Assisted Living Facility in Mt. Pleasant.  More...

Sports

Youth Wrestlers Compete in Marquette

Newberry Youth Wrestlers and their families traveled to Marquette this past Saturday to compete. More...

The Sport Page

Newberry’s 2017 Golf Team Not pictured in order, and missing a few: Cameron Brockman, Riley Burton, Tommy Clarke, Adrian Depew, Chelsea Duszynski, Ethan Edwards, Adam Hildebrant, Kilian Maki, K More...

Boys’ Basketball Banquet Toasts All Players

The Newberry boys’ basketball teams held its annual banquet last Wednesday night in the Tahquamenon Area Schools cafeteria.  As with the girls’ banquet, the boys’ coaches scrutinized each player, sometimes critiquing, sometimes More...