Archive for the ‘Empire Events’ Category

Beach Reinforcement Efforts

Posted on by Mae Stier •

Great Lakes water levels made headlines all year. During 2019, Great Lakes water levels reached or tied their highest readings from the last 100 years. Many Lake Michigan shoreline communities are addressing erosion and property damage as a result. Water levels are projected to decline over the next few months as is customary during the […]

Fourth Annual Memorial Drag Race

Posted on by Mae Stier •

Family-friend Event Honors the Legacy of Local Snowmobiler The fourth annual Roy Taghon Memorial Snowmobile Drag Race took place on January 12, 2019, at the Empire Airport. The event honors the legacy of Empire local Roy Taghon, who was an avid snowmobiler and musician. Money raised through the event helps to fund the Roy Taghon […]