Newberry honors the late Terry Stark

By Sterling McGinn Members of the Luce County EMS, Newberry firefighters, DNR and Luce County Sheriff’s department, accompanied by Beaulieu Funeral Home, escorted the remains of former Luce County first responder Terry Stark back to Newberry on Monday, February 12....

Gehrett named Corrections Officer of the Year

From the Newberry Correctional Facility On behalf of Warden Curley, please join us in congratulating Corrections Officer Willerd Gehrett for being selected as our 2024 Corrections Officer of the Year for the Newberry Correctional Facility. Officer Gehrett began his...

Will Heikki Lunta do the trick?

By Pete Wurdock Across the Eastern Upper Peninsula, the winter of 2023-24 is going down as the winter that never was. The absence of snow has kept the tourists away and put pressure on those in the hospitality industry. Rental cabins and motels are near empty,...

Top of the Lake snowmobile show this weekend

The 32nd Annual Top of the Lake Snowmobile Show is set to take place in Naubinway this weekend, February 16 and 17. The event kicks off with a breakfast at the Naubinway Pavilion on Friday, February 17 from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. From 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. there will be live...

French Trucking 14U falls in semifinals

By Dan Hardenbrook After fighting hard and advancing to the final day, the 14U French Trucking team, a combined group from Newberry, Manistique, and Munising, fell to a high-powered Escanaba team 6-1, ending the MAHA District 8 semifinal game last Sunday. In their...