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June 7, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Latest Phone Scam to hit Newberry

Several local residents have been receiving scam calls claiming to be from Apple Support. The calls say that the user’s iCloud account has been hacked and they need the user’s password and information to fix the problem.  More...

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News

Cook, Minard Win Veteran Bass Tournament

Newberry’s Glenn Cook and Luce County Veterans Services officer Rick Minard combined to bring 16.22 pounds of bass to the weigh-in scale Sunday on South Manistique Lake to win the first annual Luce County Veterans Appreciation Bass Tournament.& More...

Register Now for Youth Hunter Challenge

A Michigan Youth Hunter Education Challenge will take place Saturday, June 24 at the Chippewa County Shooting Association in Sault Ste. Marie from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.  More...

Garden Club Plant Sale

The Newberry Garden Club Plant Sale will be held this Saturday, June 10 in front of the library. The sale will run from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon or until the plants are all sold. More...

Columnists

TRAVELLING THROUGH TIME

From the Newberry News of June 10, 1892  Local News   Scarlet fever is still finding new victims; two of Archie Campbell’s little girls are quite ill with the epidemic this week.  More...

Just Bill

Cleaning Up the Banks of the Seine River

The Newberry dumpster project has its own echoes here in France. Last Friday a bunch of office workers from Paris came to our village of Port-Marly and helped clean up trash from our riverbanks.  More...

The Counseling Corner

Do the Kids Really Know How You Feel?

Experts will constantly tell you that good communication is a necessary element in any successful relationship. More...

Sports

Eagles Well- Represented at U.P. Finals

This past Saturday the U.P. Finals for Track and Field were held at Kingsford, where more than 50 teams from around the Upper Peninsula competed for the title of U.P. Champion.  More...

The Sport Page

Scenes from the U.P. Track Finals held in Kingsford this past Saturday.  There are more pictures of both Newberry and Engadine athletes on the Newberry News Facebook page.   More...

NHS Boys Finish Season in Third at U.P. Golf Finals

The Newberry boys’ golf team finished in third place with a 371 at the U.P. Golf Finals, held at the George Young golf course in Iron River last Thursday, June 1.  More...

Knierim Memorial Color Run Returns

The Curt Knierim Memorial 5K Color Run returns to Newberry Saturday, June 24. Packet pickup and registration start at 8:00 a.m. and the race begins at 10:00 a.m. More...

Traffic Changes Planned for 2017 Bridge Walk

Citing safety and security recommendations by the Michigan State Police (MSP) and U.S. More...

Local News

LUCE COUNTY SHERIFF’S LOG

5/22/17 – 5/28/17

5/22, Family dispute, CR 399, Pentland Township, investigated, report taken.  5/22, Parking violation, E. Ave A, Newberry, investigated, report taken.  5/22, Mental health transport, W. Harrie St, Newberry, patient transported.  More...

ENGADINE CONSOLIDATED SCHOOLS

—Congratulations to the golf and track teams for great seasons!  The golf teams competed in the U.P. Division III Finals last week. The girls placed fifth, while the boys finished in sixth place. More...

CURTIS WEEK AT A GLANCE

—This year has been a blur. I can’t believe school is out for the summer this Thursday already! More...

Letters to the Editor

Letters TO THE EDITOR

1. All Letters to the Editor must be no longer than 350 WORDS.  2. They must be signed by the author, with an address and telephone number included to be considered for publication.  More...

Obituaries

Ruth M. Sites

Ruth M. Sites, 86, a longtime Lakefield Township resident, died at her home Friday, June 2, 2017 surrounded by her family and under the care of Schoolcraft Memorial Home Care.  More...

Mary Pawlak

Mary Pawlak, 82, of Seney passed away Monday evening, May 29, 2017 at Helen Newberry Joy Hospital in Newberry.  Born December 8, 1934 in South Bend, IN, daughter of the late John and Frances (Kania) Rumak, she married Stanley Pawlak August 15, 1 More...

Harry L. Burton

Harry L. Burton, 76, of Germfask, passed away Friday, June 2, 2017 at St Vincent Hospital in Green Bay.  He was born December 23, 1940, to Tuff and Jane Burton.  On July 12, 1963, He married Carolyn (Metcalf) Burton. More...

Features

Do You Have “Sticky” Iron?

FE2, I mean Ferrous oxide, Or … why don’t we just use my terminology – ya, you won’t find it in the chemistry textbooks, but I call it “Sticky” Iron.  It’s the kind of iron that you con’t see in y More...

TRIVIA

In 1771 the kingdom of Poland was larger in are than any other European country except Russia and had a bigger population than any other European country except France. ________  Europe has no deserts - it is the only continent without one. More...

Personals

Diamond Anniversary

Larry and Rita Lichtenberg of Curtis, will celebrate their 60th Wedding Anniversary June 22, 2017. They were married June 22, 1957 in Olmstead Falls, Ohio.  Larry is a retired United Airlines Mechanic. More...

Mother’s Day Essay Contest Entry

Trentyn Zellar Kindergarten, Age 5

My mom is special because my mom gives me kisses and hugs at bedtime. My mom gives me hugs and kisses. I feel happy.   More...

Mother’s Day Essay Contest Entry

Janna Swisher 2nd Grade

My mom is nice and cuddly. I love her forever. She helps me always, by keeping me safe everyday. Plus, she keeps me warm and dry.   More...