Hellraisers Journal: Voices of the People Who Were There at Italian Hall, Christmas Eve 1913
Armory, Laurium, March 7, 1914. - 10 a. m. Proceedings had before the subcommittee in regard to the Italian Hall disaster of December 24, 1913.
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
New health clinic opens in Calumet
The new clinic opened shortly after the center received federal funding for opening a new site in northern Houghton County as well as Keweenaw County.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Driver killed in Houghton County rollover crash
According to the Houghton County Sheriff's Department, the driver of the vehicle involved in the crash on M-203 was discovered dead at the scene.
Spring-like weather, blizzard conditions and record cold
Spring-like weather, blizzard conditions and record cold top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Smoke caused death of man who attacked girlfriend
An autopsy has found that smoke inhalation caused the death of a 50-year-old Upper Peninsula man who assaulted his girlfriend and set his house on fire.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
WTKG-AM Grand Rapids
Upper Peninsula Man Assaults Girlfriend, Burns Home, Dies
The attack happened about 5 p.m. Friday in Hancock. Police Chief Mike Beaudoin says the man assaulted his girlfriend before starting the blaze.
Northern Michigan News
Man dies after attacking girlfriend, burning house
The Daily Mining Gazette of Houghton says that Houghton County Sheriff's Department deputies entered the house with shields and found the man and woman.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Detroit Free Press
GOP insiders: Mitt Romney's niece is frontrunner for Republican National Committeewoman
A niece of 2010 Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney is seen as the frontrunner in a three-way race to succeed Terri Lynn Land as Michigan's Republican National Committeewoman.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Hancock man sentenced for sexual conduct with a student
Bradley Aldrich was sentenced in Houghton on Thursday, receiving nine months of jail time at the Houghton County Jail.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Trial in UP could be set in Iranian woman's death
A judge could set a trial date in the case of a newlywed charged with killing his wife before she started winter classes at Michigan Technological University .
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Nancy Kaffer: Latest Republican bout of hate speech not doing party any favors
The Republican Party has a problem. Just last month, Republican National Committee member Dave Agema landed in hot water -- again -- for noxious comments about Muslims and gays and lesbians, prompting calls for his resignation from Republican luminaries like Betsy DeVos, RNC Chairman Reince Priebus, Michigan Republican Party Chairman Bobby Schostak ... (more)