Residents say M-22 Project Needed; Worried about Biking Lane

By Shelby Pendowski, Enterprise intern Motorists traveling M-22 from Omena to Northport in the upcoming months may be inconvenienced, as the Michigan Department of Transportation approved a proposal to reconstruct five miles of the motorway and replace a culvert at Lee Mann Road beginning on June 2.  “I have been waiting for this for 10 […]

THE MILK LADY

By Shelby Pendowski, Enterprise intern Editor’s note: This is the first in a summer series of hands-on activities exploring Leelanau County. Next week Shelby will try being a marina dock attendant at the Elmwood Township Marina. If you have a hands-on activity of interest to Enterprise readers, email intern@leelanaunews.com. Upon opening my car door at […]

Playing a Role in the NCAC Musical isn’t that Easy

By Shelby Pendowski, Enterprise intern Editor’s note: This is another story in a summer series of hands-on activities exploring Leelanau County. Next week we’ll try sampling water with volunteers of the Leelanau Conservancy. If you have a hands-on activity of interest to Enterprise readers, email intern@leelanaunews.com I missed the formal audition but not the stage […]

Volunteers help restore Lakeshore barn

By Shelby Pendowski, Enterprise intern Volunteers working with the National Park Service and the Michigan Preservation Network restored the Lyle Schmidt Barn located three miles south of Empire on Norconk Road. “Fifteen years ago a loud mouth showed up to the park and said ‘you aren’t taking care of the historic buildings,’” Eric Winkleman said. […]