Tag: Manistique

Michael James McQuiston

Michael James McQuiston, age 72, of St. Ignace, Michigan, died August 31, 2021, at Mackinac Straits Hospital in St. Ignace. He was born December 3, 1948, in Lansing, Michigan, to Kenneth Crampton and Patrice (Moore) McQuiston. Michael grew up in Midland, Michigan and attended high school there. He went on […]

State Police to Hold U.P. Wide Recruiting Event

NEGAUNEE, MICH.    The Michigan State Police will be hosting a U.P. wide recruiting event on Friday, September 10 and Saturday, September 11 from 11am until 7pm each day.  Every post in the Upper Peninsula will be participating in this event, including the Manistique Outpost.  Sergeants will be on site to […]

20-year-old dies after single-vehicle crash in Newberry

LUCE COUNTY, MI – A 20-year-old man is dead after a single-vehicle crash in the Upper Peninsula. According to troopers from the Michigan State Police Sault Ste. Marie Post, Jaden Caswell of Luce County was killed in the crash, which occurred on M-123 near Charcoal Grade Road in Luce County’s […]

Attempted Murder suspect shoots self in car chase

Troopers from the Manistique Outpost were assisted by Sault Tribal Police Dept, Manistique Public Safety, Schoolcraft County Sheriff’s Dept, and DNR officers in the attempt to locate a wanted subject out of St. Louis Missouri yesterday afternoon. At approximately 3:45pm, a “be on the lookout” (BOL) was issued by St. […]

Johnathon Palmer

Johnathon Phillip Palmer “Johnny Webb”, age 29, of Engadine, Michigan, died unexpectedly on July 19th, 2021, in Gould City, Michigan. He was born on August 2, 1991, in Anchorage, Alaska. Johnny grew up in Rhode Island where he made many lifelong friends. He moved to Michigan in 2020 to be […]

Ronald Poliski

Ronald “Ron” Peter Poliski, age 88, of Hulbert, Michigan, passed away on Monday, May 31, 2021, in Manistique. Ron was born on January 16, 1933, to the late Andrew and Mary (Keszenia) Poliski in Sault Ste. Marie.  He enlisted in the Navy and served as a seaman on the USS Franklin D. Roosevelt […]

Cloverland Electric Cooperative Announces 2021 Election Results

DAFTER, Mich.— (June 3, 2021) — Cloverland Electric Cooperative announced results of its 2021 director election at the Annual Meeting of the Members on the evening of June 3. Cloverland is a democratically controlled, not-for-profit electric co-op governed by nine directors elected by members of their respective districts to serve a […]

Michael Irwin

Michael E. “Mike” Irwin, 71, of Bloomington, IN passed away on Friday morning March 5, 2021 at the Hearthstone Health Campus with his loving wife by his side. Mike was born in Manistique, Michigan on July 29, 1949 to Frank Lamoor and Mildred Rowena (Holt) Irwin. He was a 1967 […]

Honors bestowed on area football players

By Scott Nason“The Game” ESPN 1400TheGameSportsShow.podbean.com The Upper Peninsula Sportswriters and Sportscasters Association has named its All-Upper Peninsula 8-Player Dream Team in high school football for the 2020 season. While the season will resuming its playoffs in January, they will not include any teams from the Eastern Upper Peninsula. Cedarville […]