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November 22, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Buck Pole Winners

Sixteen successful hunters (not in any order and some are not pictured) placed their bucks up on the American Legion Buck Pole in Newberry. First Buck on the pole went to Josh McNamara. More...

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News

DNR Seeks Input on Lake Michigan Management Plan

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources will host public meetings this month along the Lake Michigan coast to hear from the public on two issues that will affect the lake: a draft management plan and future stocking activities.  More...

Free Breakfast

Our Redeemer Lutheran Church will serve a free community breakfast from 8:00 – 10:00 a.m. Saturday, November 25.  Breakfasts are served on the last Saturday of each month. More...

Photo

The CCSS Preschoolers took a field trip to the Newberry Fire Department and learned some fire safety tips from the fire fighters.   More...

Obituaries

Edgar W. Forrester Jr.

Edgar W. “Bill” Forrester, Jr., 81, of Lakefield Township died at his home Thursday, November 16, 2017.  Born in Foxborough, MA March 24, 1936, he was a son of the late Edgar Sr. and Dorothy (Sheehan) Forrester. More...

Earl L. Knight Jr. "Sonny"

April 5, 1933-November 12, 2017.

84 years of Life. Born in Kentucky, Raised in Ohio. Loving Son to Earl and Pearl Knight.  He and the Love of His Life Syd, Wife of 63 years/Together 67. More...

Aloma L. Dismuke

Aloma Lola Dismuke, 89, of Pemberville, OH and formerly of Newberry, passed away Saturday, November 18, 2017.  She was born in Toledo, OH to the late Claud Henry and Iva Mae (Wright) Russell. More...

Sports

Girls’ B-ball Starts

The Newberry girls’ basketball season starts up next Tuesday, November 28 when they head to the Karl Parker gym in Brimley.  Both the JV and Varsity teams have a decent number of players: 10 on the Varsity and nine on the Junior Varsity.&n More...

The Sport Page

Emily Smart reaches back for a slam during the DIg Pink game. More...

Senior Athlete of the Week

The Newberry News Athlete of the Week is Tyler Blakely the son of Amy Blakely.  Tyler is a 5’ 9” 190 pound running back and an All-UP linebacker on Newberry’s football team.   More...

Newberry to Light Up the Christmas Bells

At Monday night’s monthly Village Council meeting village manager Jennifer James-Mesloh reminded members that the refurbished Christmas Bell Lights will be turned on this evening, Wednesday, November 22 to commemorate the 60th year these decora More...

Holiday Schedule

The Newberry News will be closed Thursday, November 23 in observation of Thanksgiving and only open until noon on Black Friday.  All advertisements, photos, and articles for the November 29th issue, must be in our office by 3:00 p.m. More...

Local News

LUCE COUNTY SHERIFF’S LOG

November 13 – 19

November 13 — Criminal Sexual Conduct, West Avenue B, Newberry. Investigated, report taken.  November 13 — Suspicious Situation, M-123, McMillan Township. Investigated, report taken.  More...

Local Research, Local Solutions

MSU Extension has been busy doing research in the Upper Peninsula and we want to share our results with farmers and agribusiness employees!  More...

Read All About It

News from the Tahquamenon Area Library

Have you missed the Scholastic Book Fair? If so, we have good news. It’s coming back in April of 2018. The fair will run from Monday, April 9 through Saturday, April 14.  More...

Columnists

TRAVELLING THROUGH TIME

From the Newberry News of November 11, 1892  Local and County News   —Miss N. Burrell has opened a dancing class in Mrs. Sherman’s hall and is prepared to teach both adults and children the terpsichorean art.  More...

Just Bill

Bookshelf Is Full, So Make Room for More

Almost three years ago on vacation in New Orleans I met a clarinet player at a jazz concert who had been a journalist in Paris. More...

The Counseling Corner

Does Your Temper Sometimes Take Control?

It’s clear we are living in an age of heightened anxiety and stress. News reports are full of events that range from extremely upsetting to utterly terrifying. More...

Features

TRIVIA

Playing board games can make you a nicer person. More...

Did You Know?

After 18-year-old Madeline Stuart lost 44 pounds to keep healthy, she decided she wanted to be a model. She refused to let Down Syndrome get in the way of her dream. More...

MI Student Aid Offers Six Tips When Applying for Scholarships

As a part of Michigan’s Scholarship Month, MI Student Aid is offering Michigan students and their families six easy tips to consider when applying for scholarships.  More...

Personals

Card of Thanks

On behalf of Outreach and Social Ministries of Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, we would like to thank all who participated in the annual Extravaganza, which was held Saturday, November 4.  More...