Blaze guts Mackinac store
MACKINAC ISLAND -- Firefighters from Mackinac Island, St. Ignace and Mackinaw City battled a blaze at two island businesses for about four hours Thursday night and early Friday before bringing it under control
Island Mayor Margaret Doud said "miracle and hard work saved the street."
The local chapter of the Sierra Club is joining environmental groups nationwide in urging consumers to boycott McDonald's restaurants on Friday and Saturday, in an effort to get the company to stop using styrofoam packaging.
The VFW Badgers downed the Kiwanis Club of Little Traverse bay Spartans 12-6 Thursday night maintaining first place in the Petoskey Optimist Flag Football League.
The Badgers scored on two passes from Travis Mulhauser to Dwayne Harrison while the Spartans' TD came on a long pass from Joe Beattie to Shawn Racignol.
Defense was strong by both teams as Tim Hoover, Jesse Sprague, Kevin DeGroot and Matt Norcross led the Badgers while Mike Aleccia, Tony Dunaski and Dan Welch led the Spartans.
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