May 20, 2006 RSS feed / Columnists

Michigan Politics

Candidates Migrate North in Spring

Michigan's two top Republican statewide officeholders are stumping for different candidates in what has become an increasingly spirited primary to pick the November 7 challenger of U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow. More...

NEWS ABOUT PEOPLE ON MACKINAC ISLAND

The beauty of nature can be found here, there, and everywhere these days on our Island, making it more beautiful each day. More...

A Look at History

Brown Bess Tower of London and Fort Michilimackinac: Ties of Steel and Lead

Many American tourists to England go to see the Tower of London. More...

When and How Do the Horses Arrive on Mackinac Island?

One of the most frequently asked questions about horses on Mackinac Island is, when and how do they get here? Several years ago I wrote a column dealing with the transporting of horses over water by boat. More...

Grosbeak Migration Can Be Seen on Mackinac Island

Nature Notes

Last Sunday at church, a friend mentioned to me that quite a number of Rose-breasted Grosbeaks had descended on their bird feeder. The birds apparently stayed around a few days, and then were off. More...

Medical Care for Adult Diabetes and Foot Ulcers

Maintaining Your Health on Mackinac

Diabetes mellitus is a widespread condition requiring stringent control of blood sugar to prevent an array of complications that can ensue. More...

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