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Donations Needed To Support Cutter Mackinaw Museum

The Mackinaw City Village Council agreed to provide a temporary historical marker to draw attention to the recently decommissioned Coast Guard Cutter More...

Men Gather to Enjoy Little Stone Church Breakfast Each Week

The last Little Stone Church Men's Breakfast of the season was held Thursday, August More...

Top Anglers To Earn Prizes in St. Ignace Salmon Derby

Cash prizes will be offered to more fishermen who participate in the fourth annual St. Ignace Salmon Derby Saturday, August 26, and Sunday, August 27. More...

Looking Back

Looking Back

115 Years Ago The St. Ignace News Saturday, August 22, 1891 More...

Letters

Fond Memories of Carriage Tour Drivers of Yore

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

To the Editor: A year ago my brother gave me a subscription to your newspaper. I love to read about events on the Island. More...

Businesses Adjust to Staff Changes as Season Winds Down

As the summer tourist season nears its conclusion, seasonal workers are beginning to return to their off-Island homes, leaving some businesses strapped for help, despite a growing reliance on foreign More...

Airport Projects Do Not Call for Longer Runway

Two airport projects have some Island residents concerned that the Mackinac Island Airport runway is about to be lengthened to accommodate larger planes. More...

49th Annual Bridge Walk Set for Labor Day

As families and friends lace up shoes and grab cameras for the 49th Annual Mackinac Bridge Walk on Labor Day, Monday, September 4, between 7 a.m. and 11 a.m., bridge security will be visible, though no different than in past years. More...

Sports

Mackinac Island Yacht Club Bridge Results .

In Mackinac Island Yacht Club Bridge League games for the week ending Wednesday, August 23, Dorothy Sharer placed first, Jan Stingel placed second, and Leo Sherwood placed third. More...

Columnists

Michigan Politics

DeVos Hits Trifecta With Running Mate Pick

Apart from capability and compatibility, balance is the most important electoral factor for a gubernatorial nominee to consider in selecting a running mate. More...

NEWS ABOUT PEOPLE ON MACKINAC ISLAND

What is more enchanting on a midsummer night than a leisurely walk on the boardwalk? To the right, high atop the hill, stands the beautiful Grand Hotel, so stately and proud. More...

Nature Notes

Island Birds Get Bolder with Prolonged Exposure to Humans

This has been quite a summer for me. Earlier in the year, as my regular readers know, I was slugged, and now just yesterday, I was mugged. What is happening to Mackinac Island? More...

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