MANISTIQUE

Latest stories

31m
The Escanaba Daily Press
Cause of death released for murder suspectIt has been more than three months since the death of Marietta Carlson, a suspe
Cause of death released for murder suspect
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 31 minutes ago
It has been more than three months since the death of Marietta Carlson, a suspect in a triple homicide in Schoolcraft County. Carlson was one of three suspects in the murder of sisters Heather Aldrich, 25, and Carrie Nelson, 31, both of the Newberry... Read more
31m
The Escanaba Daily Press
Andrea King VigiAndrea was born in Bar Harbor, Maine, on Nov. 10, 1953, where she resided until
Andrea King Vigi
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 31 minutes ago
Andrea was born in Bar Harbor, Maine, on Nov. 10, 1953, where she resided until 1960 when her family relocated to the Lansing area, where her father was employed as a professor at Michigan State University. Andrea graduated from Okemos High School.... Read more
12h
The Escanaba Daily Press
Cause of death released for Schoolcraft murder suspectMarietta Carlson, 28 of Manistique, was one of three suspects arrested in conne
Cause of death released for Schoolcraft murder suspect
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 12 hours ago
Marietta Carlson, 28 of Manistique, was one of three suspects arrested in connection to a triple homicide that took place in Schoolcraft County in April. Carlson died while in custody on June 16. An autopsy was conducted on Carlson's remains at the... Read more
15h
The Mining Journal
The calendarSaturday Lake Superior Zendo - Zazen (Zen Buddhist meditation) meets at 7:40 a
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 15 hours ago
Saturday Lake Superior Zendo - Zazen (Zen Buddhist meditation) meets at 7:40 a.m., 8:30 a.m.; morning service at 9:10 a.m. Call 226-6407 for location and details. 12-Step Recovery Groups - offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St.,... Read more
4 related stories
1d
The Mining Journal
The calendarAlcoholics Anonymous - Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Chu
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted yesterday
Alcoholics Anonymous - Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org. 12-Step Recovery Groups - offered... Read more
4 related stories
2d
The Escanaba Daily Press
Briefsoffers school supplies MANISTIQUE- The First Baptist Church, in conjunction wi
Briefs
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
offers school supplies MANISTIQUE- The First Baptist Church, in conjunction with Manistique Days, are helping children get ready to go back to school. On Thursday, Sept. 3 from 3-6 p.m., families with young school-age children are welcome to come to... Read more
3d
The Iron Mountain Daily News
Suspended doctor linked to drugs in U.P. — FBIAccording to evidence and witness statements included in the search warrant, th
Suspended doctor linked to drugs in U.P. — FBI
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
According to evidence and witness statements included in the search warrant, the doctor who ran the clinic allegedly wrote prescriptions to several patients making the 750-mile round trip from Escanaba to Lansing. Former patients also stated the... Read more
3d
The Escanaba Daily Press
Grace F. RembertMANISTIQUE - Former resident of Manistique, , died June 24, 2015, in San Antoni
Grace F. Rembert
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
MANISTIQUE - Former resident of Manistique, , died June 24, 2015, in San Antonio, Texas, of Alzheimer's. Born Jan. 8, 1918, in Lumbar City, Ga. to Robert and Lillian Farmer, she lived in many states. She fell in love with Manistique... Read more
6d
The Mining Journal
Upper Peninsula high school composite football scheduleThursday, August 27 Alpena at Escanaba (8) Brimley at Engadine (8) Charleton
Upper Peninsula high school composite football schedule
The Mining Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Thursday, August 27 Alpena at Escanaba (8) Brimley at Engadine (8) Charleton Heston Academy at North Central (8) Pickford at Ewen-Trout Creek Friday, August 28 Gladstone at Gwinn West DePere, Wis., at Kingsford Marquette at Traverse City St.... Read more
4 related stories
6d
The Escanaba Daily Press
Aho, Miners thump Manistique 54-0The Miners football team scored early and often Friday night in a 54-0 blowout
Aho, Miners thump Manistique 54-0
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
The Miners football team scored early and often Friday night in a 54-0 blowout win at home over Manistique. Negaunee quarterback Brock Aho ran for three touchdowns and running back George Johnson got into the end zone twice. "I thought we came out... Read more
7d
The Mining Journal
Depth helps Negaunee boys prevent Marquette sweepMARQUETTE - Duos from Marquette carted off both individual victories, but Negau
Depth helps Negaunee boys prevent Marquette sweep
The Mining Journal / Posted 7 days ago
MARQUETTE - Duos from Marquette carted off both individual victories, but Negaunee used good depth from its boys squad to prevent the host school from sweeping team titles at the Marquette Invitational Cross Country Relays on Friday. Held on a... Read more
7d
The Mining Journal
Miners hit paydirt early and often in openerJournal Sports Writer NEGAUNEE - Teams always want to start the season off on
Miners hit paydirt early and often in opener
The Mining Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Journal Sports Writer NEGAUNEE - Teams always want to start the season off on the right foot and Negaunee definitely fulfilled that objective. Negaunee’s Owen LaJoie gets away from a slew of Manistique defenders on Friday night in Negaunee.... Read more
7d
The Escanaba Daily Press
Veterans groups say thank youFrom The Disabled American Veterans Delta County Chapter 24: "We want to thank
Veterans groups say thank you
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
From The Disabled American Veterans Delta County Chapter 24: "We want to thank everyone who made our summer raffle a huge success. Because of your generous contributions we will be able to help our veterans in the community and programs that reach... Read more
7d
The Escanaba Daily Press
Doctor linked to U.P. drug crimeAccording to evidence and witness statements included in the search warrant, th
Doctor linked to U.P. drug crime
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
According to evidence and witness statements included in the search warrant, the doctor who ran the clinic allegedly wrote prescriptions to several patients making the 750-mile round trip from Escanaba to Lansing. Former patients also stated the... Read more
7d
The Escanaba Daily Press
Bay College announces summer graduatesThose earning associate in arts degrees are Laura Ryan of Carney; Sara Anderson
Bay College announces summer graduates
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
Those earning associate in arts degrees are Laura Ryan of Carney; Sara Anderson, Rachel Duchaine, Warren Dutter, Janice Krol, Hailey MacBride, and Adam Polley of Escanaba; Chris Bratonia, Chelsee Ecklid, and Samantha Rosa of Gladstone; and Hayley... Read more
7d
The Mining Journal
Elizabeth Kay SwenorShe was born November 23, 1952 in Marquette, a daughter of Walter and Edna M. (
Elizabeth Kay Swenor
The Mining Journal / Posted 7 days ago
She was born November 23, 1952 in Marquette, a daughter of Walter and Edna M. (Rodda) Ogea. On November 10, 1969 she married Donald W. Swenor and the couple resided in the Marquette and Harvey area. Elizabeth Swenor Liz was employed at Wahlstrom's... Read more
7d
The Escanaba Daily Press
Patience pays off as Bayside rolls 8-0The Escanaba-based team, effectively working the ball around until finding the
Patience pays off as Bayside rolls 8-0
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
The Escanaba-based team, effectively working the ball around until finding the openings, was rewarded for its patience in an 8-0 victory over the Big Bay de Noc Black Bears. "We're a pretty strong team right now," said Bayside coach Bill Bruce. "We... Read more
7d
The Daily Mining Gazette
An extended look at the U.P. poll - The Red Line Online by David KarnoskyAn extended look at the U.P. poll When today's paper arrives in your hands, yo
An extended look at the U.P. poll - The Red Line Online by David Karnosky
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
An extended look at the U.P. poll When today's paper arrives in your hands, you'll find that we had a lot to discuss, what with two girls' basketball games and two hockey games covered and an already-busy sports day. (Something about A-Rod's... Read more
4 related stories
8d
The Mining Journal
ScorecardSubject to change Pro baseball - Los Angeles Angels at Detroit Tigers, 1 p.m.
Scorecard
The Mining Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Subject to change Pro baseball - Los Angeles Angels at Detroit Tigers, 1 p.m., FS Detroit (TV) and WDMJ 1320 AM, WIAN 1240 AM, WCCY 99.3 FM and 1400 AM, WDBC 680 AM, WNBY 1450 AM and WMIQ 1450 AM (radio) Sports look Subject to change Prep girls... Read more
7 related stories
8d
The Escanaba Daily Press
Young Black Bears set to take the fieldBig Bay hosts Escanaba-based Bayside Soccer Club in a 6 p.m. match, marking the
Young Black Bears set to take the field
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
Big Bay hosts Escanaba-based Bayside Soccer Club in a 6 p.m. match, marking the coaching debut of Jeff LeFevre.He takes over for Gary Sporer, who coached the team the past five years. The Black Bears have 16 players, with the majority being... Read more
8d
The Escanaba Daily Press
Football season gets underway tonight in EskyThe opening day of the season also includes a pair of out-of-area eight man gam
Football season gets underway tonight in Esky
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
The opening day of the season also includes a pair of out-of-area eight man games. Brimley visits Engadine and Ewen-Trout Creek hosts Pickford. The opening Friday of the season features a full slate games. Area teams Gladstone and Manistique will... Read more
9d
The Iron Mountain Daily News
Flivvs' Carey takes second in first meetEspecially Ishpeming's runners. The Hematites won both the boys' and girls' ti
Flivvs' Carey takes second in first meet
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
Especially Ishpeming's runners. The Hematites won both the boys' and girls' titles, the boys with 43 points and the girls with 54 in action held at the Valley Spur in Munising. "Both have very good balance," race host and Munising head coach Fran... Read more
10d
The Escanaba Daily Press
Elks Scholars come together to serveMANISTIQUE - The inaugural Elks Scholar Service Trip, a new initiative to help
Elks Scholars come together to serve
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
MANISTIQUE - The inaugural Elks Scholar Service Trip, a new initiative to help Elks scholars give back while connecting with each other and with the Elks, was to the HiawathaLand Habitat for Humanity site located in Manistique. Six Elks scholars and... Read more
10d
The Escanaba Daily Press
DDA meets to discuss projectsOne of the issues Trevillian addressed was a campground the DDA hopes will be c
DDA meets to discuss projects
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
One of the issues Trevillian addressed was a campground the DDA hopes will be constructed on the west side of the city, accessible by Trader's Point Drive off U.S. 2. According to his calculations, the project could cost about $3 million to... Read more
13d
Tri-County Citizen
Blueberry Mud Bog winnersMONTROSE – The results are in for the Montrose Blueberry Festival Mud Bog held
Blueberry Mud Bog winners
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 13 days ago
MONTROSE – The results are in for the Montrose Blueberry Festival Mud Bog held Aug. 15 on McKinley Road. The event followed the regulations of the Concerned Racers 4WD Club. Organizer Joe Bennett reported the following results. In Street class,... Read more
14d
The Iron Mountain Daily News
Badwater musky a whopperJohn Grier of Whispering Pines Outpost in Breitung Township said his customers
Badwater musky a whopper
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
John Grier of Whispering Pines Outpost in Breitung Township said his customers have reported catches of northern and crappie, and he has been selling crawlers, beavertails, and crappie minnows. "We still don't have many people coming in with trout,"... Read more
5 related stories
14d
The Iron Mountain Daily News
David SolbergDavid was born in Iron Mountain on April 8, 1957. He graduated from Ishpeming H
David Solberg
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
David was born in Iron Mountain on April 8, 1957. He graduated from Ishpeming High School in 1976, and moved to East Lansing shortly thereafter. Suds will be remembered by many for his fierce loyalty to the Michigan State Spartans and the Green Bay... Read more
14d
The Iron Mountain Daily News
‘Normal’ autumn predictedNews Editor IRON MOUNTAIN - There are early signs of drought across the northe
‘Normal’ autumn predicted
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
News Editor IRON MOUNTAIN - There are early signs of drought across the northern counties of the Upper Peninsula, but conditions are normal throughout Dickinson, Iron and Menominee counties and bordering Wisconsin counties. The U.S. Drought Monitor... Read more
15d
The Mining Journal
Gregory James ReffruschinniHe was born on May 2, 1953 in Lansing to the late Joseph and Shirley (Mellin) R
Gregory James Reffruschinni
The Mining Journal / Posted 15 days ago
He was born on May 2, 1953 in Lansing to the late Joseph and Shirley (Mellin) Reffruschinni. Greg grew up in Munising and graduated from Wm. G. Mather High School in 1971. He married Vickie Nelson and together they had two children. Greg began... Read more
16d
News 10 WILX
Men Charged In Slayings Of 3 To Get Psychiatric EvaluationsMANISTIQUE, Mich. (AP) -- Two men charged in the deaths of three people whose b
Men Charged In Slayings Of 3 To Get Psychiatric Evaluations
News 10 WILX / Posted 16 days ago
MANISTIQUE, Mich. (AP) -- Two men charged in the deaths of three people whose bodies were found in a burned-out car in the Upper Peninsula have been granted psychiatric evaluations to determine if they are fit to stand trial. The Daily News in Iron... Read more
7 related stories
16d
WTOL 11 Toledo
Men charged in slayings of 3 to get psychiatric evaluationsMANISTIQUE, Mich. (AP) - Two men charged in the deaths of three people whose bo
Men charged in slayings of 3 to get psychiatric evaluations
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted 16 days ago
MANISTIQUE, Mich. (AP) - Two men charged in the deaths of three people whose bodies were found in a burned-out car in the Upper Peninsula have been granted psychiatric evaluations to determine if they are fit to stand trial. The Daily News in Iron... Read more
7 related stories
16d
Your Hometown Lima Stations
Men charged in slayings of 3 to get psychiatric evaluationsMANISTIQUE, Mich. (AP) - Two men charged in the deaths of three people whose bo
Men charged in slayings of 3 to get psychiatric evaluations
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 16 days ago
MANISTIQUE, Mich. (AP) - Two men charged in the deaths of three people whose bodies were found in a burned-out car in the Upper Peninsula have been granted psychiatric evaluations to determine if they are fit to stand trial. The Daily News in Iron... Read more
7 related stories
16d
TV 7&4 Traverse City
Men charged in slayings of three to get psychiatric evaluationsMANISTIQUE (AP) -- Two men charged in the deaths of three people whose bodies w
Men charged in slayings of three to get psychiatric evaluations
TV 7&4 Traverse City / Posted 16 days ago
MANISTIQUE (AP) -- Two men charged in the deaths of three people whose bodies were found in a burned-out car in the Upper Peninsula have been granted psychiatric evaluations to determine if they are fit to stand trial. The Daily News in Iron... Read more
7 related stories
16d
9&10 News Cadillac
Men charged in slayings of 3 to get psychiatric evaluationsMANISTIQUE, Mich. (AP) - Two men charged in the deaths of three people whose bo
Men charged in slayings of 3 to get psychiatric evaluations
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 16 days ago
MANISTIQUE, Mich. (AP) - Two men charged in the deaths of three people whose bodies were found in a burned-out car in the Upper Peninsula have been granted psychiatric evaluations to determine if they are fit to stand trial. The Daily News in Iron... Read more
7 related stories
16d
FOX 28 South Bend
Men charged in slayings of 3 to get psychiatric evaluationsMANISTIQUE, Mich. (AP) - Two men charged in the deaths of three people whose bo
Men charged in slayings of 3 to get psychiatric evaluations
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 16 days ago
MANISTIQUE, Mich. (AP) - Two men charged in the deaths of three people whose bodies were found in a burned-out car in the Upper Peninsula have been granted psychiatric evaluations to determine if they are fit to stand trial. The Daily News in Iron... Read more
7 related stories
16d
The Iron Mountain Daily News
Ellis, Nagy barely miss cut at U.S. Amateur"I would have said, calm down," said Ellis, 26, of Lansing, who is Michigan Sta
Ellis, Nagy barely miss cut at U.S. Amateur
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
"I would have said, calm down," said Ellis, 26, of Lansing, who is Michigan State University's assistant men's golf coach. After shooting a 2-under-par 68 in the first round of the U.S. Amateur on Monday, Ellis struggled to a 7-over 77 on Olympia... Read more
16d
The Iron Mountain Daily News
Psychiatric exams ordered in triple murderGary Cordell, 47, of Manistique, was granted a psychological evaluation based o
Psychiatric exams ordered in triple murder
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
Gary Cordell, 47, of Manistique, was granted a psychological evaluation based on a history of depression and the possibility of other mental illnesses. His codefendant, Kenneth Daniel Brunke, 46, also of Manistique, was granted a psychological... Read more
7 related stories
16d
The Mining Journal
Halpin wins NTN bicycle raffleJohn Halpin of Manistique is shown with the new Specialized Fatboy bicycle he w
Halpin wins NTN bicycle raffle
The Mining Journal / Posted 16 days ago
John Halpin of Manistique is shown with the new Specialized Fatboy bicycle he won in the Noquemanon Trail Network Singletrack raffle drawing held at the Ore to Shore awards ceremony Aug. 8. The NTN raffle raised nearly $4,000 to go toward grooming... Read more
16d
The Daily Mining Gazette
Ellis, Nagy just miss cut at U.S. Amateur"I would have said, calm down," said Ellis, 26, of Lansing, who is Michigan Sta
Ellis, Nagy just miss cut at U.S. Amateur
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
"I would have said, calm down," said Ellis, 26, of Lansing, who is Michigan State University's assistant men's golf coach. After shooting a 2-under-par 68 in the first round of the U.S. Amateur on Monday, Ellis struggled to a 7-over 77 on Olympia... Read more
16d
The Escanaba Daily Press
Sheila A. LarsonSheila was born April 24, 1948, in Manistique, the daughter of Kenneth H. and L
Sheila A. Larson
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 16 days ago
Sheila was born April 24, 1948, in Manistique, the daughter of Kenneth H. and Leslie F. (Gould) Wilson. She was raised in Manistique and attended the Manistique schools. On Feb. 4, 1967, Sheila was united in marriage to Gary Larson in Manistique, and... Read more
17d
The Escanaba Daily Press
Several area students earn college degreesDE PERE, Wis. - Four area students earned degrees from St. Norbert College. Rec
Several area students earn college degrees
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 17 days ago
DE PERE, Wis. - Four area students earned degrees from St. Norbert College. Receiving Bachelor of Arts degree are Kendall Hellin, Lauren Kleiman and Jaena Manson, all of Escanaba. Hellin and Manson both graduated Summa Cum Laude. From Manistique,... Read more
17d
The Escanaba Daily Press
Psychiatric examination ordered in murder caseGary Cordell, 47, of Manistique, was granted a psychological evaluation based o
Psychiatric examination ordered in murder case
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 17 days ago
Gary Cordell, 47, of Manistique, was granted a psychological evaluation based on a history of depression and the possibility of other mental illnesses. His codefendant, Kenneth Daniel Brunke, 46, also of Manistique, was granted a psychological... Read more
7 related stories
17d
The Escanaba Daily Press
Gerard C. ThibaultHe was born on Oct. 12, 1922, in Garden, Mich., son of Alpha and Anna (Peterson
Gerard C. Thibault
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 17 days ago
He was born on Oct. 12, 1922, in Garden, Mich., son of Alpha and Anna (Peterson) Thibault and was a graduate of Garden High School. Gerard served in the Civilian Conservation Corps in 1941 before entering the Navy in 1942. He became a naval aviator... Read more
21d
The Escanaba Daily Press
Lena Mae GilroyMONTROSE, Mich. - , 90, went to be with the Lord on Aug. 14, 2015. The long tim
Lena Mae Gilroy
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 21 days ago
MONTROSE, Mich. - , 90, went to be with the Lord on Aug. 14, 2015. The long time Gulliver resident passed away at the MediLodge of Montrose, Mich. Lena was born in Manistique, Mich., on April 22, 1925, to William P. and DeEtta Rice.... Read more
23d
WBUP - WBKP Marquette
First practice with pads for Negaunee football teamNEGAUNEE — With two days in the books for high school football practices, it’s
First practice with pads for Negaunee football team
WBUP - WBKP Marquette / Posted 23 days ago
NEGAUNEE — With two days in the books for high school football practices, it’s time to crank up the intensity. The pads are coming on and the Negaunee football team is fine with that “miner” adjustment. It was a beautiful day and the sun was out... Read more
23d
The Mining Journal
Dr. Larry J. SellLARRY SELL, M.D., graduated from Northern Michigan University in 1962 with a ma
Dr. Larry J. Sell
The Mining Journal / Posted 23 days ago
LARRY SELL, M.D., graduated from Northern Michigan University in 1962 with a major in chemistry. He entered the University of Michigan Medical School where he completed his Doctor of Medicine Degree. He began his medical practice as director of... Read more
25d
The Mining Journal
4th-place finishThe Wawonowin Country Club golfer from Ishpeming shot an even-par round of 70 i
4th-place finish
The Mining Journal / Posted 25 days ago
The Wawonowin Country Club golfer from Ishpeming shot an even-par round of 70 in the third and final round on Sunday. With previous rounds of 71 and 75, it gave Clements a three-day total of 6-over-par 216, good for fourth place and seven strokes... Read more
2 related stories
25d
The Escanaba Daily Press
Cool under pressure, Argall wins first titleArgall, from Gladstone, fired a final-round 70 on Sunday to join a list of cham
Cool under pressure, Argall wins first title
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 25 days ago
Argall, from Gladstone, fired a final-round 70 on Sunday to join a list of champions that dates back to 1912. His 1-under-par 54-hole total of 209 at Little River Country Club was two better than Jim Markell and three ahead of Mark Ray. "Right now... Read more
25d
The Escanaba Daily Press
G. Pauline CarleyShe was born May 24, 1930, in Garden, Mich., the daughter of Robert and Grace (
G. Pauline Carley
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 25 days ago
She was born May 24, 1930, in Garden, Mich., the daughter of Robert and Grace (Lake) Gould. She was raised by her mother, Grace and stepfather, Orill LaBute. She attended school in Garden. On June 10, 1947, the former G. Pauline Gould married... Read more
27d
The Mining Journal
Sports briefsMARINETTE, Wis. - Jim Markell of Iron Mountain has moved into the lead of the U
Sports briefs
The Mining Journal / Posted 27 days ago
MARINETTE, Wis. - Jim Markell of Iron Mountain has moved into the lead of the UPGA Men's Championship being held at the Little River Country Club in Marinette, Wis. He shot a 66 Saturday for a two-day score of 136 (70-66), three shots better than... Read more
2 related stories
More

People in this news