June 20, 2015 RSS feed / Columnists

Michigan Politics

Northern Lawmakers Players on Roads Issue

Northern Michigan lawmakers are among key players in the Legislature’s long-running saga on how the state can fix the state’s deteriorating roads.  More...


The Days of Summer Experienced on Mackinac Island Once Again

We welcome summer this week and the return of the majority of horses that will spend it here on Mackinac Island. By the third week of June, the saddlehorse count in both Jack’s and Cindy’s riding stables will near 30. More...

A Look at History

Stories Told About Cave in Sugar Loaf

Close to the center of Mackinac Island, between Point Lookout and Arch Rock, stands Mackinac Island’s largest limestone breccia stack. More...


We celebrated the conclusion of the 66th annual Mackinac Island Lilac Festival on Mackinac Island this past weekend. Thursday, June 11, everyone enjoyed the Taste of Mackinac with lots of great food from many of the restaurants. More...

Nature Notes

Coyote Plays on Mackinac Island’s Wawashkamo Golf Course

A friend came up to me one day recently with an amusing anecdote. Apparently he and some friends were playing golf at Wawashkamo Golf Club, when a coyote popped out of the woods. More...

Maintaining Your Health on Mackinac

Food Poisoning – Consumer Beware

Although there are well-established checks and balances and regulatory United States government oversight into the sources and safety of all food products, the dangers of food poisoning lurk in many places. More...

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