Well it is time to start thinking about those Summer Vacation Plans!  If your planning to come to the Manistique area this summer here are a few important dates:  Memorial Day  is May 25th, the Fourth of July will be celebrated in Manistique on Saturday July 4th, and Folk Fest will be held on July 10th and 11th!  Check the Calendar for other dates and times of activities.  On another note City Manager Sheila Aldrich issued these statements in a press release on the recent closure of Manistique Papers:

                   "The Mills closure was unexpected, and the city will do everything in it's power to assist the mill in moving forward.  We've let the mill know that the city is here for them and their employees to help in what ever way we can." 

                                                                                                                                                -Sheila Aldrich, City Manager