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Sabers use summer to fill roles

Sabers use summer to fill roles

During a lengthy district dynasty, high school basketball teams are sure to see turnover in personnel. But as graduates depart, Manistee Catholic Central has had a knack for retooling and retaining its success. The Sabers — winners of four straight Class D titles — have been busy this summer reassigning roles and preparing for another […]

Big waves

Big waves

MANISTEE — Beachgoers on Tuesday may have noticed high water and large waves in Manistee, as winds greater than 23 mph from the southwest were consistent throughout the afternoon. According to the U.S. Coast Guard Station Manistee, small craft boaters were under an advisory until 10 a.m. on Tuesday, advising against going out onto Lake […]

Chips, Sabers polish skills in camp

Chips, Sabers polish skills in camp

MANISTEE — Manistee High School was bustling with basketball on Monday as sneakers squeaked, whistles echoed, and scoreboards lit up for the first time this summer. Scores, however, don’t hold much weight in late July. “I don’t even look at it,” said Manistee girls coach Todd Erickson. “You can’t forget that it’s summer basketball. You’re looking […]

Big fun in Kaleva over the weekend

Big fun in Kaleva over the weekend

Kaleva Days committee member Gary Bowling couldn’t help but smile as he looked around the large number of people milling around the Kaleva Roadside park. Bowling said he felt the 2014 Kaleva Days celebration was incredibly successful. “Everything is up from last year and on Friday evening we had lots of people come out on […]

Chips earn Academic All-State honors

Chips earn Academic All-State honors

Bear Lake’s Adams gets individual award Manistee’s string of district titles ended last season. However, the Chippewas were able to keep another streak together. Manistee was again named to the Michigan High School Softball Coaches Association’s Academic All-State list, which was released this week.  “It’s good recognition to show that our girls work hard on the field […]