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50,000 Expected To Cross Mackinac Bridge for Labor Day Walk

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Hearing Set For Great Turtle Lodge

During a brief 30-minute City Council meeting Wednesday, August 31, Mayor Margaret Doud commended the Mackinac Island firemen who went to Mackinaw City on Sunday, August 28 to help fight the fire at Mama Mia More...

Ramsey Lewis, Eartha Kitt Headline Grand’s Jazz Festival

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Wawashkamo Offers New Junior Golf Program

Wawashkamo may be one of the oldest, unchanged golf courses in Michigan, but that hardly means that there More...

Commercials Showcase Natural Beauty of Mackinac Island

Filming Began With 2004 Lilac Festival

One image shows a freighter majestically sailing through the straits. Another portrays a horse pulling a carriage up Cadotte Avenue. A third features Scottish bagpipers marching in the Lilac Parade. More...

New Barn To Rent Space for Horses

Debra and Sandra Orr have received a special land use permit for a commercial horse corral and bar on their property on the west side of Cadotte Avenue near AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA More...

New Chapter in History for French Outpost

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Painters Enjoy Island Program

Artists with easel and pallet could be spotted around the Island this summer practicing their skills and learning new techniques because of a program Pat Pulte of the Murray Hotel has promoted with several national art schools. More...

Little Stone Church Gets New Look

Little Stone Church got new doors Tuesday, August 16, replacing the original, 101-year-old, which had bad locks. More...

Bike Art Brings Trillium Heights Neighborhood Together

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New ‘Mackinac Wheels’ Team Repairs, Rents, Sells Bikes

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Lighthouse Enthusiasts Meet on Island

Hundreds of lighthouse enthusiasts gathered on Mackinac Island for a reunion and tour of area sentinels Monday, August 29 to Thursday, September 1. More...

Prizes Awarded at Fourth Annual Jewel Golf Benefit

The Fourth Annual Jewel at Mackinac Golf Benefit for Mackinac Island Medical Center and the Moses Dialysis Unit in St. Ignace was held Thursday, August 25, at Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island. More...

Soldiers Invade

Approximately 70 costumed reenactors from across Michigan will occupy Fort Mackinac the weekend of September 10 and 11 and will join forces with the Fort Mackinac staff to present military interactive programs. More...

Judge Gibson: New Accountability Program Is Working

Island Offenders Must Pay Fines in 2 Weeks
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Wawashkamo Golfers Record Mixed Scores

Winners in the August 24 Wawashkamo members mixed tournament, with a score of 33, were Bob Andress, Doug Dietrick, Sue Chambers, and Rena Callewaert. More...

Committee Explores Ambulance Fees

After receiving a bill of $15,805 from Allied EMS Systems, Inc., the finance committee met Wednesday, August 24, with Dave Slifka, Allied More...

Navy Jazz Band To Perform Sept. 4, 5

The Navy Jazz Band will be performing over the Labor Day weekend at various Island locations. The Jazz Band is part of the 45-member professional More...

Golden Tickets, Feather Fencing Featured at Fudge Fest

The Golden Ticket contest and Feather Fencing challenge took center stage at this year More...

Residents Speak Out About Island’s Future Growth

Just under 50 residents gathered at the Community Hall to voice their opinions on the future growth and development of Mackinac Island. More...

Corrigan Property Dispute Ends; School Handbook To Be Revised

A dispute centering on ownership of property between the Mackinac Island Public Schools, the City of Mackinac Island, and Tom Corrigan has finally drawn to a close. There was a problem regarding property lying between Mr. Corrigan More...

Rain, Fog, Four-Foot Waves Dominate 8th Snag & Brag

It could have been a disaster. With steady rain and four-foot waves, not to mention a low turnout, the 8th Annual Snag & Brag Fishing Tournament didn More...

Finding Peace Is Subject of Talk With Daniel David

Daniel David was the last speaker in this year More...

Grand Hotel Director Has New Jazz CD

Just released nationally, the music CD of Alex Graham and the Grand Hotel Orchestra, entitled More...

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