March 2, 2017 RSS feed / Views

What value would you put on old county barn?

our opinion

What value would you put on an old barn?  That’s a question being asked of county commissioners, whose answers may change as new facts about the barn in question emerge.  More...

Heard around Leelanau

“Coon hunters ... all did their share toward catching the animals and then putting them in storage at the Northport factory cooler until such time that all involved might join in an evening of feasting and funmaking.”   More...

Was failed tax cut part of larger plan?

Newly installed Speaker Tom Leonard is taking some political hits for his handling of the failed income tax rollback legislation. To be sure the outward optics of his performance did not look very appealing. More...

Peninsula residents speak out

We’d like to share some thoughts from residents with more than a working knowledge about issues that were subjects of recent opinion pieces.  On a proposal from the Sheriff’s office to purchase a Great Lakes boat for law enforcement, More...

Leelanau history a rich field of topics

A column by Alan Campbell

Our Looking Back edition is tied for my favorite section of all those we produce.  It’s tied with the Cherry Month section — and related.  How can you delve into Leelanau County history without taking a look at its agricultural More...