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July 25, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Lighthouse Fans to Visit Luce County August 4

A bus containing some Michigan Lighthouse enthusiasts will get as close to Newberry as the Upper Tahquamenon Falls this Saturday, August 4. More...

Special Sections

News

Stay Safe during Thunderstorms

Fireworks are not the only thing that lights up the sky on warm evenings. Hot, humid weather often presents the ideal conditions for the formation of thunderstorms to form.  More...

DNR Seeks Volunteers for U.P. State Fair Pocket Park

If you’re looking for a volunteer opportunity to help a young person experience outdoor recreation— helping instill in them a sense of Michigan’s great natural resources heritage and traditions—then the Michigan Department of More...

Michigan Organ Donor Registry Tops 5 Million

More than five million Michigan residents now have joined the Michigan Organ Donor Registry, making a commitment to give the gift of life, Secretary of State Ruth Johnson announced.  More...

Columnists

TRAVELLING THROUGH TIME

From the Newberry News  of July 28, 1893 Local and County News   —A couple of Russian Scientific men under orders from the Czar investigated the locks at the Soo last week.  More...

The Counseling Corner

Helping Children with Death of Pets

A child’s first experience with death is often the loss of a pet. This can be a traumatic experience, but it’s also a time to learn to cope with the grief and pain that comes with losing someone who brought them love and happiness.  More...

Just Bill

What You Notice When You Return

Newberry looks good. All the construction of recent years left behind clean streets and a welcoming downtown.  More...

Features

DID YOU KNOW?

According to the American Cancer Society, melanoma skin cancer is less common than other types of skin cancer, though it’s more likely to grow and spread.  Melanoma begins in skin cells known as melanocytes. More...

TRIVIA

The world's largest art gallery is the Winter Palace and Hermitage in St. Petersburg, Russia. Visitors would have to walk 15 miles to see the 322 galleries which house nearly 3 million works of art.  Trivia provided by http://corsinet.com   More...

Remember: Safety First When Operating UTV

Utility vehicles, or UTVs, are modern-day workhorses that haul heavy loads, transport materials and make jobs easier. More...

132 Years of Firefighting in Newberry

Founded in 1886, the Newberry Fire Department has had a long and interesting history. In the early days of Newberry, the fire department was known as the Newberry Hose Company or the Hose, Hook and Ladder Company. More...

11th Circuit Court Business Interrupted

During 11th Circuit Court Tuesday, July 17, Honorable Judge William Carmody handed out several sentences, remanded a case back to District Court for additional charges and was interrupted by a lockdown due to an escaped prisoner.  More...

ROAD WORK AHEAD

CORRECTION Last week’s road construction notice for Curtis Road (H- 42) listed the detour route as north on M- 77 to M- 28, east to Manistique Lakes Road (135) and then south into Curtis. More...

Local News

LUCE COUNTY SHERIFF’S LOG

July 16–22  July 16 — Larceny from a vehicle, W. Truman Blvd, Newberry, investigated report taken.  July 16 — Animal abuse, W. John St, Newberry, investigated, report taken.  More...

Photo

Members of the LINK from left: Travis Martin, Storm Schley, Glen Moll, Mary Archambeau and Steve Maki presenting a check of $4,600 to the LINK, proceeds from the Slide For Kids Charity race. More...

Motorsports Racing Comes to Newberry This Weekend

This coming weekend, the sights, sounds, and excitement that is motorsports racing will again come to the Newberry area as both flat track racing and motocross racing will take place at the Tahquamenon Motor Cycle Club’s track, just about three More...

Obituaries

Roger Berryhill III

Roger Dale Maximus Berryhill III, infant son of Dale and Jonelle (Ferguson) Berryhill of Sault Ste. Marie, was stillborn Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital in Grand Rapids.  More...

Floyd J. Overland

Floyd J. Overland, 86, of Almont, formerly of Newberry, passed away Wednesday, July 18, 2018.  He was born August 27, 1931 in Rexton, the son of Floyd and Nina Overland. He served in the U.S. More...

Michael M. Palmer

Longtime Curtis resident Michael M. More...

Sports

Curtis Baseball Tournament Scores Another Hit

The annual Curtis Swampers Softball Tournament was held this past weekend. More...