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New film series hits Hancock

April 11, 2014 HANCOCK — When Pedro Trevino screened “Salo” for his friends, they came in armed only with a Wikipedia skim of its bad reputation. more »»

 
 
 
Kicking the habit

April 10, 2014 HOUGHTON — There’s no doubt about it — quitting things that are unhealthy is difficult to do, but there’s help available to those who are willing to ask for it. more »»

Mining around the world

April 5, 2014 HOUGHTON — Bill Carter lived in Bisbee, Ariz., a one-time copper mining town, but he never really thought about it much until it made him sick. more »»

‘The Great Gatsby’ at The Calumet Theatre

April 3, 2014 CALUMET —  It’s been named as one of the greatest books of all time, it’s been adapted into a number of feature films and now it will be presented as a stage play. more »»

Fulfilling a dream

March 28, 2014 HOUGHTON — On Oct. more »»

Diet soda: Not the best option, but not the worst

March 27, 2014 HANCOCK — Diet soda, particularly in small amounts, isn’t the worst thing a person can drink, but it’s not close to the best. more »»

14th Annual Don Keranen Memorial Jazz Concert

March 27, 2014 HOUGHTON — In 2000 Michigan Technological University teacher Don Keranen died suddenly. He was 49-years-old. more »»

Copper Country: The Board Game

March 22, 2014 HOUGHTON — Living in the Copper Country, it’s hard not be at least somewhat familiar with the mining history in the area. more »»

Hearing loss a treatable problem

March 20, 2014 HANCOCK — If you just can’t hear as well as you used to, but consider it a minor problem, you might just want to think again. more »»

Copper Country Skating Academy presents its spring show

March 20, 2014 HOUGHTON — For the past year, the girls of the Copper Country Skating Academy have been learning a variety of new moves and in their upcoming spring ice show, “Going for the Gold,” they’ll be showin... more »»

Eating organically

March 13, 2014 HANCOCK — Decades ago, production and consumption of organically-grown produce was in a relatively small niche, but now even large chain supermarkets offer at least a few organically grown fruits an... more »»

Tartan?Terrors present an evening of Celtic music

March 13, 2014 CALUMET — If you’re a fan of Celtic music with the energy of rock and roll, traditional folklore, dance and a bit of comedy thrown in (and who isn’t?) the Calumet Theatre will be presenting Tartan... more »»

Baby’s first picture

March 6, 2014 LAURIUM — For parents who are expecting a child, one of the most exciting moments can be receiving that first photo of their child — the sonogra. more »»

Lindsay Lou & the Flatbellys at The Orpheum Theater

March 6, 2014 Lindsay Lou and the Flatbellys has been described by Grand Rapids DJ John Sinkevics as spinning "a sort of musical magic that meshes Appalachian tradition with rootsy Michigan vigor. more »»

Sciatica a symptom of nerve pressure

February 27, 2014 HOUGHTON — Radiating pain along the lower back through the hips, buttocks and legs can be a problem for many people. more »»

PJ Olsson to hold Rock Camp fundraiser concert

February 27, 2014 HOUGHTON — Houghton native PJ Olsson will be performing at 7:30 p.m. on March 8 at the Rozsa Center. more »»

Murder in the U.P.

February 21, 2014 HOUGHTON — Murder. It’s one of the few things that can both fascinate and repulse us. more »»

Keeping your heart healthy

February 20, 2014 HOUGHTON — Having a healthy heart might be the most important thing someone can do to prolong their life. more »»

Houghton Middle School presents 2 tales of terror

February 20, 2014 HOUGHTON — The Houghton Middle School Drama Department is at it again and this time they’re putting on two different shows — “Penny Dreadfuls” and “Acting Can Be Murder,” both of which contain a... more »»

Ending the pain

February 13, 2014 HOUGHTON — Migraines can be horrifically painful and completely debilitating, but a wide range of treatments offer hope for almost anyone suffering from chronic headaches. more »»

‘In the Company of Friends:’ PMMF announces new season

February 13, 2014 With the snow still falling and the temperatures dropping lower and lower, it seems that summer will never come. more »»

 
 

 

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