Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Services | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS
Driver in double fatality receives delay of sentence

December 4, 2014 ISHPEMING — An Ishpeming teenager who pleaded guilty in October to two counts of moving violation causing death related to a June accident that killed two Keweenaw County motorcyclists was given a... more »»

Houghton to form waterfront committee

December 4, 2014 HOUGHTON — Houghton will work on ways to link its waterfront to the rest of the cit. more »»

Former dispensary owner pleads guilty

December 4, 2014 MARQUETTE — The owner of a Houghton County marijuana dispensary pleaded guilty to two charges Monday in U.S. District Court in Marquette, which could result in a lengthy federal prison sentence. more »»

An eye on the job

December 4, 2014 By DAN ROBLEE droblee@mininggazett. more »»

A dismal deer season

December 3, 2014 BARAGA — During the just finished firearm deer-hunting season, Rick Freeman was hearing some grim news about the harvest in the Copper Country. “It’s bleak,” he said. “It’s way down. more »»

Tech announces commencement speakers

December 3, 2014 HOUGHTON — Michigan Technological University’s midyear commencement ceremony will be held Dec. 20 in the Student Development Complex Wood Gym. Dale F. more »»

Ranger III passes tests

December 3, 2014 HOUGHTON — The experimental methods used aboard the Ranger III to ward off invasive species met most federal and international standards, according to recent tests, suggesting potential for their us... more »»

Independence Day

December 3, 2014 HANCOCK — The majority of the Copper Country’s Finnish immigrants migrated to the U.. more »»

Louie’s in Calumet closes

December 2, 2014 CALUMET — Louie’s Fresh Market in Calumet has closed its doors three months after two Meneguzzo family corporations filed for bankruptcy in an attempt to save the local grocery and hardware chain. more »»

Police investigating string of auto-shop break-ins

December 2, 2014 FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP — Local law enforcement agencies are still investigating a series of breaking and enterings at auto repair shops across the Copper Country. more »»

Western U.P. Health Department receives $100,000 grant

December 2, 2014 HANCOCK — For years, employees of the Western Upper Peninsula Health Department have been focusing their efforts on creating programs to improve and encourage healthy communities, and a $100,000... more »»

DNR: 2014 deer season weakest in several years

December 2, 2014 By JORDAN?BECK The Daily Press, Escanaba ESCANABA — According to early DNR estimates, 2014's Michigan firearm deer season may be one of the worst the Upper Peninsula has seen in years. more »»

Seeking MDOT accountability

December 1, 2014 CALUMET — Legislators in Lansing are in the process of trying to decide if an increase in gasoline taxes is the solution to fixing Michigan’s crumbling roads, but State Rep. more »»

Finding food after a disaster

December 1, 2014 HOUGHTON — It may seem hard to imagine a world completely without food, but Joshua Pearce, associate professor in the departments of materials science and engineering and electrical and computer... more »»

Gearing up for Christmas

December 1, 2014 Hancock residents take to the streets HANCOCK — Hancock officially rang in the Christmas season Friday evening when Santa Claus made his first 2014 visit to the Copper Country for the city’s annua... more »»

Christmas bells are ringing

November 29, 2014 HOUGHTON — The Christmas season’s here, and Salvation Army bells are ringing. more »»

New phone scam hits Keweenaw

November 29, 2014 CALUMET — Dan Johnson recently received several telephone calls from people he’s certain have been trying to scam him out of money. One attempt in particular has really gotten his attentio. more »»

One year later

November 29, 2014 By Kurt Hauglie khauglie@mininggazette. more »»

Funeral set for McCue children

November 29, 2014 DAGGETT (AP) — A funeral has been scheduled for the three children killed in a weather-related crash in the Upper Peninsula. more »»

Back in Black

November 29, 2014 HOUGHTON — With Thanksgiving over, local retailers turned their attention to Black Friday, with several local business owners reporting steady crowds throughout the day of sales. more »»



I am looking for:
News, Blogs & Events Web