June 30, 2018 RSS feed / Columnists

NEWS ABOUT PEOPLE ON MACKINAC ISLAND

The gardens around Mackinac are just beautiful, especially that of Jeff Shafer and Dwight LaPine on French Lane, at Metivier Inn, and at Cloghaun Bed and Breakfast. They are colorful, with a variety of flowers. More...

Nature Notes

Sightings of Warblers, Mallards Announce Spring on Mackinac

Well, summer is certainly upon us with warmer weather, more visitors, and the disappearance of our spring flowers. It always amazes me how quickly time passes in the spring of the year. More...

HORSE TALES

Horse Racing Tales, Famous Jockeys, and Triple Crown Legends

“The Derby is a race of Aristocratic sleekness,  For horses of worth, to prove their birth  They run in the Preakness.”  Ogden Nash   More...

A Look at History

The End of Mackinac Island’s Fur-Trading Era Had Echoes Far Away

Indian Boundary Line   More...

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