October 7, 2017 RSS feed / Columnists

Michigan Politics

Governor Rick Snyder Receives a Wall Street Rave

Term-limited Governor Rick Snyder, as he approaches his final year with new racial issues and lingering problems in such places as Flint and the Mackinac Straits, has just received a rave from The Wall Street Journal.  More...


Roan Colored Horses on Mackinac

As the leaves have turned color on Mackinac, my eye turns to the muted shades that make up the colorings of roan horses. The term roan comes from the Celts. More...

Nature Notes

Squirrel Population Sees Increase on Mackinac Island

Have you noticed the number of squirrels this year? It seems there is a bumper crop. More...


We’ve enjoyed some very beautiful fall days with blue skies and lots of sunshine. The sunrises and sunsets have been absolutely breathtaking, with an array of colors dancing off the Straits of Mackinac. More...

A Look at History

Shipwrecked Freighter Clifton Found Under Waters of Lake Huron

The autumn months are a time of challenge for the sailors who work on American fresh water. More...

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