The Daily Mining Gazette, 28 Jul 2016 21:59:13 EDTThu, 28 Jul 2016 21:59:13 EDT may help life in far-flung places are countless benefits to living in Michigan's far-flung rural reaches - peace and quiet abound, bountiful natural resources provide ample recreation opportunities and neighbors, well, are more neighborly.Thu, 28 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTPair of UP veterans garner awards for service's a lot of which to be proud of in the local veterans world. Thomas J. DeCarlo, of Ironwood, is the 2016 Upper Peninsula Veteran of the Year, nominated by American Legion Post 27, of Bessemer, for the award.Wed, 27 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTAnti-government saboteurs scheme against facility politicians are forced to walk back from a comment, action or position that meets with public opposition - such as when some Houghton County Board members made a move on the operation of the Medical Care Facility - they tend to downplay the...Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTPrimary is just around corner, and it's important four years it happens. Politicians come at us from every angle, flooding the inboxes of our emails, appearing all over our Facebook newsfeeds and sprouting up in signs on citizens' front yards. Some of them even visit us in our home.Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTHeat is on: Stay safe in summer weather's going to be a hot one this weekend, even here in the Upper Peninsula. With that in mind, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services is reminding all residents to stay safe and cool to beat the heat.Sat, 23 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDT