June 7, 2008 RSS feed / Columnists

Term Limits, National Coattails Energize State House Races

Michigan Politics

In the battle for control of the state House, northern Michigan has three toss-up races, two of them GOP seats along shores of Lake Michigan, and some spirited primaries. More...

Mackinac Island Trail Commemorates Brave Pioneer

A Look at History Henry Trail

At Mackinac Island's Skull Cave, bike riders and passengers on the Mackinac Island Carriage Tours horse-drawn wagons see a trail rising up the hill behind the cave. The trail is labeled: "Alexander Henry Trail. More...

Large Doses of Vitamins Known to Act as Drugs, Not Nutrients

Maintaining Your Health on Mackinac

There are many folks who believe that adding vitamins to their food intake will increase their energy. When asked to define a vitamin, the answers tend toward ambiguity. More...

NEWS ABOUT PEOPLE ON MACKINAC ISLAND

The season of abundance is at hand, when natural beauty can be seen everywhere, which comes with the summer sun. Monday, June 2, it's a glorious morning on Mackinac, with brilliant sunshine in a heavenly blue sky. More...

Sarsaparilla, Snakes, and Mosquitos Arrive With Spring

Nature Notes

As I mentioned last week, with the coming of spring, things are popping out all over, and so there are many things I could write about. One swarm of organisms that has suddenly come out with a vengeance is the mosquito. More...

Nightmares, Lucky Horseshoes, and Other Related Topics

When you have a bad dream, and have awoken from it, do you remember it being a nightmare? Have you ever driven through a nerve-wracking and blinding snowstorm, or looked at the mess in your child's room, and called it a nightmare, too? More...

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