Fall weather sure is unpredictable…but beautiful

Font lake calm

Fall is upon us now and weather changes are daily, sometimes hourly occurrences. Last weekend was the perfect farewell to some lovely temperatures and blue skies. On Saturday, Kuebler Trail was the spot to meet friends and neighbors and even neighborhood dogs. All were out enjoying nature’s snow of colored leaves (finally) and sunshine. This […] Read more »

U.S. Coast Guard brings Jayhawk rescue helicopter to Beaver Island

USCG addresses campers

It seemed like the entire community was out at the Municipal Airport yesterday afternoon. Sue Oole, the Director of MAD (music-art-drama) Camp arranged for the Traverse City Coast Guard to bring their new Sikorsky MH-60T Jayhawk for a visit so the youngsters could tour the aircraft. It worked right into this year’s MAD Camp theme, […] Read more »

A beautiful spring on Beaver Island!

Springtime lilacs on Beaver Island.

June is indeed, bustin’ out all over! I’d like to personally send out a “Thank you,” “God bless ya,” and a “Well done!” to good old Mother Nature. This spring, although a tad late in warming up, has been one of the loveliest I’ve seen in nearly 20 years on Beaver Island. Early May brought […] Read more »