New farmers market opens in Houghton
A new farmers market is open in the Copper Country. This one will be strictly a produce and food market, and it will be open until the end of October.
Teens prepare to perform rock concert in Houghton
Forty-two kids ages 11 to 19 from around the state and country will take the stage this weekend in a mash-up of rock, country, pop, punk, and original music for PJ Olsson's Rock Camp show.
State of Michigan
Baby falcons fill nest box at Lift Bridge
Fast Facts: - A pair of peregrine falcons has successfully nested on the Houghton-Hancock Lift Bridge, even though the boxes have only been in place for two nesting seasons.
Observer & Eccentric
MTEC SmartZone, Michigan Tech partner to create local businesses
The federal EB-5 visa program is designed to provide green cards and a path to citizenship for immigrants who invest in an enterprise that creates at least 10 direct or indirect jobs in Michigan.
Running the Canal Run: Part 3
Over 800 participants signed up for the 39th Annual Hancock Canal Run this past weekend to run five miles, ten miles, or a half marathon.
$5M Grant To Help Boost Middle School Education
Police say a pregnant Michigan teenager was strangled and her boyfriend decapitated after apparently connecting with a stranger online for a sexual encounter.
Aspirus breaks ground on Keweenaw Hospital Project
Just one month after a new Aspirus clinic was opened in Houghton, the hospital network broke ground on another new project: a 34,000-square-foot addition to Aspirus Keweenaw in Laurium.
Dept. of Interior Fuel Barge Launched after Repairs
The Greenstone II, a U.S. Department of Interior fuel barge, was relaunched at Port Calcite upon completion of drydocking, repair work and inspections.