Friday Mar 7
As if it Twas Summer: March 1878
The forecast for Sunday evening shows a broad area of low pressure north of us. The red line across the U.P. represents a surge of warm air.
Ski and head inside for good food and entertainment
There's nothing quite like a day of cross country skiing followed by eating and warming up by a fire.
Battle Creek Enquirer
Tom Funke: Ice caves no longer a secret to U.P. hikers
The Eben Ice Caves used to be a "little known secret", even I, the intrepid Upper Peninsula explorer, didn't even know about this hiking trail until recently.
Northern Michigan News
Winds, blowing snow create whiteout conditions
Michigan State Police report that M-28 between Marquette and Munising is shut down Thursday morning.
Ice-climbing at Starved Rock
But an extremely cold December, January and February, with plenty of snow and just the right amount of thawing created ideal conditions for experienced ice climbers in recent weeks.
Cold Wave of February 1936
Menominee residents shivered in 30-below zero cold on February 18, 1936. This bitter morning was part of the "most severe and prolonged cold wave of many winters" in Upper Michigan.