May 18, 2019 RSS feed / Top News

News

City Council Seeks To Establish Transportation Authority by June

The Mackinac Island City Council may establish a transportation authority within the coming weeks. More...

Phillip Pierce Is Appointed To Commission; 1 Seat Open

Phillip Pierce of Grosse Pointe Shores was appointed to the Mackinac Island State Park Commission by Governor Gretchen Whitmer Friday, May 10. Mr. More...

Star Line Clarifies Ferry Rates for 2019, Outlines Process for Resident Passes

Several questions about Star Line’s ferry rates have been clarified, following months of conversations and negotiations. More...

Preschool Students Enjoy Celebration on Last Day

Kathy Lisk’s preschoolers spent Monday, May 13, celebrating the end of the school year.  The students, whose last day was May 15, went to lunch at Island Slice Pizzeria and then walked to the Butterfly House. More...

Obituaries

Brian Hellis

A memorial service for Brian Hellis will be Saturday, May 25, at 11 a.m. at Little Stone Church.  Mr. Hellis, of Northville and Mackinac Island, passed away November   22, 2018, at the age of 87. More...

Mary Duffina

A family celebration of Mary Duffina’s life will be held Thursday, June 6, at 1 p.m. at Ste. Anne’s Church. Burial will follow at Ste. Anne’s Cemetery. Mrs. More...

Sports

Lakers Golfers Compete at Drummond Island

The Mackinac Island golf teams competed in a seven-team meet at Drummond Island Monday, May 13. It was the first meet with decent weather for the golfers. More...

Columnists

A Look at History

Expanded Shepler Dock Shows Heritage of Dock Life on Mackinac Island

Shepler Dock   More...

HORSE TALES

Governor Cyrus G. Luce Entertains Colleagues on Island’s Riding Trails

If you are married to a historian, you never know what they may find. The other day my husband, Brian, was shifting through a box of photographs in the David V. More...

NEWS ABOUT PEOPLE ON MACKINAC ISLAND

Many folks visited Mackinac Island this past weekend. Mothers enjoyed the famous Mother’s Day brunch at Grand Hotel and other restaurants had specials. The weather cooperated, with blue skies and sunshine. More...

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