September 9, 2006 RSS feed / Top News

Town Crier To Publish on Fall Schedule

This edition marks the end of the Mackinac Island More...

News

Legislative Tampering with Gubernatorial Appointments Not Likely

The Michigan Senate is not going to block Governor Jennifer Granholm's appointment of Father Jim Williams to the Mackinac Island State Park Commission, nor is the state legislature likely to mandate that the governor seek approval from the Mackinaw C More...

City Council To Meet at 5 p.m.

Mackinac Island City Council approved changing its regular meeting hour to 5 p.m. through the off-season. The decision was made at its Wednesday, August 30 meeting. Council has been meeting at 6 p.m. during the summer months. More...

For the Record...

The photograph of the auctioneers on the cover of last week's More...

Fall Festival Is Sept. 22

'Falling Leaves Moon' Soon To Be Celebrated on Island

Commemorating one of Mackinac Island's most notable women, Madame La- Framboise, and highlighting early American fur trading on Mackinac is the focus of the biannual Festival of the Falling Leaves Moon, to be held on Mackinac Island Friday, September More...

47,200 People Walk Mackinac Bridge on Labor Day

A peaceful bridge walk on a calm day drew 47,200 walkers and runners across the Mackinac Bridge Monday, September 4. The Mackinac Bridge Authority estimated the 49th annual walk across the five-mile span attracted 5,000 more people than last year. More...

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Michigan Politics

Stabenow Touts Canadian Trash Deal; Bouchard Prefers Legislation

While campaigning in Michigan last week with Oakland County Sheriff Mike Bouchard' the GOP challenger of U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow' Senator Elizabeth Dole of North Carolina echoed his "Do Nothing Debbie" criticism of Stabenow. More...

NEWS ABOUT PEOPLE ON MACKINAC ISLAND

folks were seen riding saddle horses from Cindy's Riding Stable or the many who chose to take a scenic carriage ride. The weather was perfect for the threeday holiday, making Main Street a very busy place. More...

Island Saying Goodbye To Golden Summer Riding Season

HORSE TA ES by Candice C. Dunnigan

"But they must go, the time draws on, And those More...

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