Grand Portage

22 Jun 19
What Used To Be

Subtitled: “A lesson in the chaos of history documentation, references, and people who don’t pay enough attention to the facts but then why should they because the township population is 383, and the township it’s mistaken for is 335.“ Picked up a book of Minnesota Trivia, and it states that: Lake George: The lake and […]

22 Jun 19
News Directory

MLB – Major League BaseballYesterdayKansas City Royals 7, Detroit Tigers 3Chicago White Sox 5, New York Yankees 4Los Angeles Dodgers 7, Chicago Cubs 3 Royals 7, Tigers 3 – Lopez HR helps KC beat Tigers 7-3 in 1st MLB game in Omaha Nicky Lopez hit his first major league homer in the stadium where he […]

21 Jun 19
Sport Archives

After honoring her name in the Michigan High School girls tennis record book with her third consecutive Division 2 state championship, East East Rapids senior Sloane Teske added another title to her name. Miss Tennis. The future University of Toledo tennis player was named the Tiger Teusink Miss Tennis Award winner of the Michigan High […]

21 Jun 19
Reaching Japan for Jesus

We arrived in Salem, Oregon on Thursday, June 20—we’re having a blast with our daughters and their families, including holding our granddaughter, born last week! Thanks for praying for God’s work in Japan: Praise God for using Okinawa Christian School International to reach Japan for Jesus.  Praise God for safe travel from Japan to Oregon. Ask God […]

20 Jun 19
Toph's Blog

The opacity of the grey skies was complete save for a bleak white light filtering through the mountainous clouds. Dawn glistened through the ever-searching decay. Sky scrapers awash in sea foam tilted in a manner likened to ancient shale with heavy eye lids. Roadways flooded with nary a trace of life save for the birds […]

20 Jun 19
Stranger in a Homeland

On April 30, 2019, Emperor Akihito relinquished his title and authority to his son, Naruhito. As this was the first time since 1817 that an incumbent Japanese emperor had voluntarily abdicated, it caused quite a stir. You see, while the emperor no longer holds any constitutional authority, that by no means makes him powerless. Japan […]

19 Jun 19

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19 Jun 19
Off To The Races

Well it was certainly a tough enough opening day, with Blue Point’s win in the King’s Stand a notable highlight for me. We saw an excellent race and the crowning, yet again, of a sprinting champion. The ground came for soft ground lovers The Grand Visir & Addeybb towards the end of the day, and […]

17 Jun 19

Creative Oceanic are delighted to announce the launch of the inaugural Food Awards Ontario 2019.

16 Jun 19
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Several West Michigan high school teams competed in championship games this weekend. In high school baseball, Portage Northern and Rockford squared off in the Division 1 state final. ==Watch baseball highlights above== Portage was victorious over Rockford with a 10-4 score. Grand Rapids Catholic Central faced off against Orchard Lake St. Mary’s for the Division 2 title.  St. Mary’s defeated Grand Rapids with an 8-1 victory. Kalamazoo Christian softball played against Unionville-Sebewaing in the Division 4 championship. Unionville-Sebewaing won with a 3-1 score. Royal Oak Shrine Catholic defeated Kalamazoo Christian girls’ soccer with a 4-0 score.
15 Jun 19
Live from Minnesota - David Kingsbury's 7 Minute Miles

Scary-ass IGT slot monkeys @ Grand Portage

15 Jun 19
Wandering Pine

(10 minute read) TRIP DETAILS  LENGTH 50.9 trail miles (potential for several more miles with spurs, overlooks and side trips for ice cream) DIFFICULTY Moderate with a brief flat section along Lake Superior’s Shore. DATE  June 5-7, 2019 MAIN FEATURES  Panoramic overlooks of Lake Superior, trillium and lady slippers, never ending ups and downs and waterfalls through the stunning […]

14 Jun 19

The final day of the 2018-19 high school sports season has arrived and four area teams are competing Saturday for the grand prize at Michigan State University.     You can listen to the championship games for Portage Northern baseball, Kalamazoo Christian soccer and softball, and Schoolcraft softball via the embedded player at the bottom of the […]