Columns

The much-anticipated Snowy Owl made several appearances in the first week of January. For at least five consecutive days last week at least one owl was seen every day west of Pinconning, sometimes on a utility pole, sometimes on a farm building, sometimes down on the field. These Arctic raptors...
5 Years Ago (January 2017) Winners of “Voice of Democracy” essay contest this year are Change Wilczynski 1st, Emily Bennett 2nd. and Megan McLaren 3rd. Winners in the “Patriots Pen” contest were Autumn Bellor 1st., Landen Judd 2nd, and Madison Bellottie 3rd. The Pinconning Boy’s Bowling Team had...
Dr. Paul Dake is semi-retired; moved to the Pinconning area to be near family and is submitting articles for the Journal. Dr. Dake has an Undergraduate degree in Physiology and M.D. degree, both from Michigan State University, the latter awarded in 1978; immediately thereafter, Family Medicine...
Lynn Eckerle is the author of the weekly food column The Recipe Exchange along with a blog, Lynn’s Musings From a Deep Well. She loves country cooking, small town living and taking the back roads. Dear Lynn, My resolution this year is to eat healthier so I’m looking for some different ways to cook...
Hello, I found this prayer that addresses many modern issues affecting all of us. Please share it with others if you find it helpful. Heavenly Father, we ask the following be done in your name: All artificial intelligences, artificial lifeforms, thought forms, technologies, smartdust, nanodust,...
A HOUSE FINCH perched in a lilac bush.                                             					              --Courtesy Photo
Originally a bird of western North America, the House Finch is a fairly recent arrival in our region. It has been common in our area only for the last 40 years or so. Many people confuse it with the less common Purple Finch. The male House Finch is easy to spot with his bright red breast and head....
On the last meeting day of the year, December 30, 2021, members of the Rotary Club of Pinconning & Standish held their Annual Meeting to sum up the past year, at Linwood Corners Café. Officers for the year beginning July 1, 2022, were elected during the meeting. They included: Mary LaPan, Club...
THE KLUMPP MEAT MARKET and grocery store (1910) was a going business in this community at the turn of the century and was located where the Post Office and Lumberjack Food Company are today. The picture was provided by Mrs. Eddy McPhee who identified the men pictured generally left-to-right as: Tom...
Current definitions of health and wellness reflect consumer attitude changes toward diet and exercise. Among the practices that U.S. consumers consider part of a healthy lifestyle are eating right (26%), exercise (18%), managing stress (19%) and sleep (18%). Gen Z and Millennial consumers who seek...

Pages

The Pinconning Journal

110 E. 3rd St.
PO Box 626
Pinconning, MI 48650

Office Number: 989-879-3811
Regular Office Hours:
Monday-Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm,
Friday Closed
 

Comment Here