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Committees, Zoning Board of Appeals, City Council to Meet Next Week

Four public meetings are scheduled next week in the City of Mackinac Island, and all meetings will take place in City Hall. More...

Bridge Authority to Meet on Island

The Mackinac Bridge Authority Finance Committee will meet at Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island Wednesday, July 8, at 3 p.m. The Bridge Authority will conduct its quarterly board meeting at 9 a.m. Thursday, July 9, at Mackinac Island City Hall. More...

Dreyer Swim Moved to August 15

Ultra-marathon strength athlete Jim Dreyer’s planned swim from St. Ignace to Mackinac Island while towing a car on a barge has been delayed because of a shoulder injury.  More...

4th of July Celebration

The following activities will take place on Mackinac Island to celebrate Independence day Saturday, July 4: Mackinac Island 5K Run/Walk The Fun Run/Walk begins at 7 a.m. at Mackinac Island Public School. Registration begins at 6:30 a.m. More...

Barnwell and Musser Delight in Launch of Sea Sea

Modeled After a 1920s Hacker, but With Modern Touches, ‘It’s Just Purely for Fun’

People may notice a new wooden motorboat zipping around Mackinac Island this summer, as Island boat builder Emory Barnwell’s first custom designed Barnwell Boatworks vessel makes its maiden voyages. More...

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Michigan Politics

State Dem Party Chair Challenges Benishek

Third-term 1st District U.S. More...

Maintaining Your Health on Mackinac

Safety Is Key for Bicyclists on Island

Bicycling for recreation and exercise is becoming increasingly popular in the United States. To a lesser extent, it is also increasing as a means of personal transportation.  More...

NEWS ABOUT PEOPLE ON MACKINAC ISLAND

The weather this past weekend was picture perfect with warm, sunny days and beautiful clear nights. The moon shining down on the Straits of Mackinac and the Round Island Lighthouse is a breathtaking sight. More...

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