December 9, 2017 RSS feed / Columnists

NEWS ABOUT PEOPLE ON MACKINAC ISLAND

Mackinac is starting to look a lot like Christmas. Folks are patiently waiting for Jack Frost to wave his magic wand and turn the Island into a winter wonderland. More...

HORSE TALES

A travel into the French regions of Normandy and Brittany this fall found me in the midst of the heritage of French horses and two important “haras,” or stud farms. To my amazement, I learned that France has eight national farms. More...

Nature Notes

Beavers, Woodpeckers, Deer Inhabit Island in Winter

Here we are in the middle of the holiday season. Pumpkins and cornstalks are giving way to Christmas lights and garland. In the natural world, things also are changing. The winds are really beginning to blow. More...

A Look at History

Decorated Trees Are Part of Island Christmas Heritage

Decorated green trees are part of the heritage of Christmas, especially in parts of North America where evergreens grow. More...

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