June 30, 2018 RSS feed / Top News

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Empty Sailboat Drifts Into West Breakwall Causing Damage to Boat

Nobody was aboard a sailboat that drifted into the west breakwater Monday, June 25, but the boat sustained heavy damage and has been towed to Mackinaw City. Area rescue units responded at 5:52 a.m. More...

Poetry Program at Grand Hotel Will Begin July 11

The 2018 Poets at the Grand program will begin Wednesday, July 11, with an exploration of the work of Elizabeth Barrett Browning. The sessions will be held each Wednesday from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. More...

20 Years of Horsemanship: 4-H Horse Club Celebrates Anniversary

Educating youth, instilling confidence, and creating lasting memories are just some of the benefits children experience participating in their local 4-H club. More...

Dombroski’s Retirement Recognized At G. Mennen Williams Celebration

Diane Dombroski, executive director of Mackinac Associates, will retire at the end of the summer, after 25 years coordinating the activities and growth of the organization, which raises money in supp More...

Columnists

NEWS ABOUT PEOPLE ON MACKINAC ISLAND

The gardens around Mackinac are just beautiful, especially that of Jeff Shafer and Dwight LaPine on French Lane, at Metivier Inn, and at Cloghaun Bed and Breakfast. They are colorful, with a variety of flowers. More...

HORSE TALES

Horse Racing Tales, Famous Jockeys, and Triple Crown Legends

“The Derby is a race of Aristocratic sleekness,  For horses of worth, to prove their birth  They run in the Preakness.”  Ogden Nash   More...

A Look at History

The End of Mackinac Island’s Fur-Trading Era Had Echoes Far Away

Indian Boundary Line   More...

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