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November 21, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Holiday Schedule

The Newberry News will be closed on Thanksgiving day and only open until 12:00 noon on Friday, November 23.  Contributors may email us at nbynews@jamadots.com or place written pieces through our dropslot at the front door. More...

Special Sections

News

Reel Fishing Tips

Will You Be Targeting Steelhead This Fall?

While many people are preparing to head into the woods for the next several weeks, others are taking advantage of another activity: fall steelhead fishing. More...

Snow Thrower Usage: Questions to Help Keep Safety in Mind

The Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI) encourages home and business owners to ready their snow throwers and other winter equipment before snow flurries and winter storms arrive.  More...

#OptOutside on Black Friday with Free Entry at State Parks

Ready for a new dayafter Thanksgiving tradition? How about fresh air, time with family and friends and a healthy dose of the great outdoors! #OptOutside on Black Friday and enjoy free admission to Michigan state parks all day long.  More...

Obituaries

Susan Jane (Sue) Huber

Susan Jane (Sue) Huber, 72, of Stanley, KS departed for Heaven surrounded by her loved ones at 4:41 am on Tuesday, November 13. More...

Daniel R. Purcell, Sr.

Daniel R. Purcell, Sr., age 84, of Germfask, MI, passed away suddenly on November 11, 2018 at Schoolcraft Memorial Hospital.  He was born on September 20, 1934 in Saginaw, MI the son of Albert and Ethel (Steller) Purcell. More...

Sports

Newberry Football Teams in Spotlight at Annual Banquet

The Newberry football team, its coaches, parents, siblings and fans got together last Tuesday, November 13 for an awards banquet.  The Junior Varsity coaches talked about their team, and then Varsity coach Joe Austin introduced all of his team m More...

Large Crowd Heats up Village Meeting

It was a full house with standing room only at the regular meeting of the Newberry Village Council held Monday, November 19 at the village office.  Many of the citizens in attendance spoke during the two public comment sections of the meeting, w More...

TAS Board Okays Switch to Eight-Man Football

Superintendent Stacy Price participated in the Tahquamenon Area Schools Board of Education meeting via speakerphone Monday.  Director of Business Services, Donna Bergman, told the board that the district received a “clean audit” for More...

Photo

Sixteen out of eighteen bucks crowded the Buck Pole in front of the American Legion on Opening Day. More...

Local News

Village Announces Official Christmas Festivities

The Village of Newberry, Luce County LINK, WNBY and Children’s Trust Fund are partnering to present a series of Christmas festivities to celebrate the season.  Today, Wednesday, November 21 the newly refurbished Christmas bells will be lit More...

LUCE COUNTY SHERIFF’S LOG

November 12 - 18  November 13 — Larceny of carport, M-28, Columbus Township. Investigated, report taken  November 13 — Property Damage Accident - two cars, East Handy Street, Newberry. Investigated, report taken.  More...

Community Giving Program:

It’s Not Too Late to Submit Your Forms

The Goodfellows have been busy since the fall collecting donations and purchasing gifts for needy families in the Tahquamenon Area School District, including Newberry, Curtis, Hulbert and Seney. More...

Columnists

TRAVELLING THROUGH TIME

From the Newberry News  of November 24, 1893 Local and County News   More...

The Counseling Corner

Holiday Celebrating without Guilt

The holidays are a fairly emotional time of the year for most of us. For some people, the holiday period brings memories of warm family gatherings and happy times. More...

Safe Driving Tips

New Laws Will Better Protect Bicyclists

Michigan’s legislature recently passed and Gov. Rick Snyder signed new laws intended to better protect bicyclists on the state’s roadways. Read an article in the Sault Ste. Marie Evening News by Sen. More...

Features

TRIVIA

Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results. –Unknown  quote courtesy of brainyquote.com   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.  Trivia provided by http://corsinet.com   More...

Did You Know?

Distracted Driving   Distracted driving is on the rise, and parents of young children are among those letting technology get in the way of safe driving.  More...