About Us

The Missaukee Sentinel is a weekly newspaper that has been serving Missaukee County and the surrounding areas since 1990.  Our focus is on local, community news.  Publishing on Fridays, the paper is delivered by mail to subscribers throughout Missaukee County, Michigan and across the country and is available on newsstands at stores and restaurants in Lake City, McBain, Falmouth, Moorestown, Merritt, Manton and Houghton Lake.

Our deadlines for advertising and submitting editorial copy for consideration is 5pm Tuesday, for Friday publication.

Office Supplies & More

At the Missaukee Sentinel we also offer a full line of office supplies and services for your business and personal needs and much more! We offer copy and fax service, business cards, custom business forms and stamps, wedding invitations, dry cleaning drop-off and tuxedo rentals.
Specializing in personal customer service, our experienced staff can assist you with design, typesetting, and printing services as well.

Stop by, call, or email us today!



Publisher/Editor - Amy Helsel

Sports/Staff Writer - Mike Dunn

Graphics - Julia Cavanagh

Advertising  - Jill Thomas

Office Supplies - Loretta Kitchen