• More Michigan drug deaths in 2017 than by traffic, firearms combined

    A recent report from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) revealed in 2017 drug overdoses were responsible for the deaths of 2,662 Michiganders, more than the number of traffic and firearm deaths combined. The overdose deaths represent an 82 percent increase over five years and an eight percent jump from 2016. “The CDC’s…

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  • Fort Mackinac’s role in Civil War explored Aug. 24-25

    Fort Mackinac will host a special event over the weekend of August 24-25, focusing on the Civil War. The Multi-Lakes Association for Civil War Studies will be participating in daily programming at Fort Mackinac throughout the course of the weekend, with live demonstrations on the hour. The interpretive staff of Fort Mackinac will also be…

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  • Boyne Falls Village Council meeting audio

    The Village of Boyne Falls held another explosive and contentious meeting as arguments erupted among members of the public as well as some on the village council on Tuesday Aug. 14. Subscribers can log in to listen to the full meeting recording. Or, pick up this week’s Boyne City Gazette to read the full story.

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