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Luce County Campground cannot open until June 12

Luce County Campground cannot open until June 12

Luce County Parks and Recreation Director Ben Rahilly was eagerly anticipating the end of the state Stay Home order. Camping at the Luce County Campground was set to open on May 29 – the very next day after the order was set to end. But that changed on Friday, when...
Did you already have coronavirus?

Did you already have coronavirus?

By Carol Stiffler A mystery illness swept through the community in December, January, and February, some people are wondering if it was coronavirus. The illness was viral, not bacterial, and residents said it attacked the lungs, pharynx, and sometimes sinuses. It...
It’s still Seder’s Pizza

It’s still Seder’s Pizza

New owner pledges to stay open despite struggle By Carol Stiffler When you buy an established restaurant like Seder’s Pizza, you buy a history. A small town knows its food options well, and it isn’t Seder’s Pizza unless it’s, well, Seder’s Pizza. New owners Jo and...
First COVID-19 case in Luce County resident

First COVID-19 case in Luce County resident

LMAS District Health Department is announcing the first confirmed positive case of COVID-19 in a Luce County resident. We previously issued a release for a positive case for an inmate at Newberry Correctional Facility, on March 25, 2020, but due to a change in...
Hessel plane crash

Hessel plane crash

On April 2, 2020 at approximately 7:10 p.m. Mackinac County Sheriff’s Office deputies along with the Clark Township Fire Department responded to the Albert L. Lindberg airport located in Hessel for a small aircraft accident. Upon arrival, deputies observed an aircraft...
Wrestlers win district championship

Wrestlers win district championship

By Dan Hardenbrook Newberry High School has its first championship team in 2020. The varsity wrestling team, coached by Bob Bowler, won its 2020 Division 4 District Tournament in Rudyard late last week. The team dominated in its semifinal match against Inland Lakes,...