June 23, 2018 RSS feed / Top News

News

Police Urge Vigilance After Dark as Agencies Investigate Sexual Assaults

The Mackinac Island Police Department and Michigan State Police are investigating several complaints of sexual assault and harassment. More...

Environmentalists Oppose Replacing Line 5

Rather than replacing Line 5, an environmental advocacy group says the state should be looking to renewable energy resources.  More...

International Conference on Transport and Health Begins June 24

The International Conference on Transport and Health will be held at Mission Point Resort Sunday, June 24, through Wednesday, June 27, offering participants an opportunity to learn about transportation systems, impacts to public health, and urban pla More...

Enbridge Publishes Alternatives Report, Explores Tunneling Line 5

Enbridge Energy, in a 90-page report of options for replacing the Line 5 oil and natural gas pipelines, proposes they be placed in a tunnel or buried in a rock-covered trench. More...

Columnists

HORSE TALES

Tales of the Triple Crown; Island Horse Has Winning Forebears

On June 9, 2018, an amiable three-year-old chestnut colt with a white blaze won the Belmont Stakes race at Belmont Park, New York. The Belmont Stakes is the last race of the Triple Crown. More...

NEWS ABOUT PEOPLE ON MACKINAC ISLAND

The celebration of the 70th Lilac Festival ended with the Grand Parade Sunday, June 17. There was rain in the morning, but in the afternoon, the sun came out and it was beautiful for the parade. More...

A Look at History

Mackinac Island Makes a Mark at a Lonely Crossroads in Northwest Indiana

Indian Boundary Line 8   At a lonely crossroads on Indiana Route 55, on the edge of a cornfield north of the county seat of Fowler, stands a glacial red-granite boulder. More...

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