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Women’s health primary concern for Holladay

Dr. Theresa Holladay is a gynecologist for UP Health System - Portage with a new office in Internal Medicine. Her specialization in gynecology, as well as her position within the internal medicine suite, allows her the ability to give specialized attention to the residence of the Copper ...

Heart health is paramount at UPHS-Marquette

If something goes wrong with your heart, every moment counts. Unfortunately, getting from the scene of a cardiac emergency to a hospital equipped to deal with it can be hard in Michigan's rural Upper Peninsula. The Emergency Department at UP Health Systems-Portage is accredited as a Chest Pain ...

Ensuring quality women’s health services

UP Health Systems – Portage (UPHS-Portage) and Upper Great Lakes Family Health Center (UGL) collaborate efforts to ensure comprehensive women’s health care services are available to everyone. UGL provides high quality, out-patient services including patient education, family planning, ...

Keeping the emergency department smooth

A hospital's Emergency Department (ED) has to be a well-oiled machine and, as the Emergency Department Coordinator at UP Health System-Portage (UPHS-Portage), Alecyn Sintkowski is the one who oils it. “I started at Portage as a Nursing Supervisor in 2010,” said Sintkowski. As a ...

Orthopedics offers top care to local patients

Orthopedics is a branch of medicine concerning the skeletal system and related structures including the tendons and ligaments. Many people seek orthopedic surgery after an injury but many more seek it as they age and their joints begin to naturally deteriorate. Because of the range of issues ...

Express Care makes walk-in visits easy

Suppose that you've been doing some lifting at work or in the garden and your back is giving you some trouble. Or perhaps you accidentally hooked yourself while fishing. It's not serious enough to go to the emergency room, but you also can't see it getting better on its own. UP Health System ...

Lighthouse Learners graduate from CLK with scholarships

On May 20, seven Lighthouse Learners were touted at a Graduation Party in MTU’s Ballroom A at the MUB. The Party was held especially to honor them and their graduation from Calumet High School and to present them with their scholarships. Over 100 parents, family, friends and community members ...

101 offers office space for office-less

HANCOCK — The name is 101 Quincy, the game is coworking, and it will be difficult to say you don’t know where it is located. The business hosted an open house for the community Wednesday, introducing attendees to the idea of coworking and the new space. Coworking is a relatively new ...

Offering therapy in many forms at Portage

When most people hear “occupational therapy,” they might think of some kind of program meant to help people get jobs. In the world of medicine, it has a different definition. “The occupational professional works on activities that you might take for granted every day: can you manage at ...

Mix of oils and holistic approaches set SFC apart

Editor’s note: This feature is part of an advertising package. Businesses interested in being featured on the Business Page may call Yvonne Robillard at 483-2220. Superior Family Chiropractic (SFC) in Chassell has now taken an even more comprehensive approach to addressing obstacles to your ...

Wound Center can handle many types of injuries

Editor’s note: This feature is part of an advertising package. Businesses interested in being featured on the Business Page may call Yvonne Robillard at 483-2220. The UP Health System–Portage Advanced Wound Care Center is a clinic dedicated to healing chronic wounds. The AWCC helps ...

4-Business Open House & Customer Appreciation Day this Saturday!

Three of the biggest segments of the Copper Country economy are tourism, construction and outdoor recreation. This Saturday, four businesses, covering all three segments of those important parts of the economy will hold an Open House and Customer Appreciation Day. This includes DB Motorsports ...

3 local aces in 50 Companies to Watch list

HOUGHTON — Three western Upper Peninsula businesses were recognized among the 2017 Michigan 50 Companies to Watch by Michigan Celebrates Small Business. Hancock’s Vollwerth & Co. and Xeratec, and Baraga’s Van Straten Bros., made the list of businesses this year. Vollwerth President ...

Range Bank opens new office on M-26

Editor’s note: This article was paid for as part of an advertising package. Range Bank is pleased to announce the opening of a new full-service office on M-26 in Houghton. The new 4,000 square foot facility, which opened on Monday, Jan. 9th, replaces the bank’s current branch office ...

Getting to know members helps TLFCU provide customized service

LAURIUM - The slogan emblazoned on posters for International Credit Union Day 2015 is "People Helping People." It's a motto that employees at Torch Lake Federal Credit Union embody, as they provide members with personal service.TLFCU originated through the Knights of Colombus, as a cooperative ...

How the Dow Jones fared Friday

U.S. stocks fell Friday after a solid jobs report kept alive the possibly that the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates as soon as next month.It was the seventh straight day of declines for the Dow Jones industrial average, the longest losing streak for the index since July 2011.For the ...

Compassion is key!

LAURIUM - As Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital gets ready to unveil a major expansion July 21, one thing will remain the same the hospital's dedicated team of compassionate providers and staff.Grace Tousignant, Aspirus U.P. Regional Chief Nursing Officer, said over the seven years she has worked for ...

Keweenaw Holistic Family Medicine provides comprehensive care for all ages

CALUMET - Living with an optimal level of health depends upon caring for the whole body, and the expert team at Keweenaw Holistic Family Medicine in Calumet is ready to make sure you feel your best, inside and out.Jill Kalcich, M.D. said the clinic offers care for patients of all ages and seeks ...

Your good neighbor

CALUMET - Whether you need to choose an insurance policy, take out a loan, or start to plan for your retirement, it's important to find the insurance products and financial services that fit your lifestyle. Dean Kangas, State Farm Insurance agent, and his team are ready to provide you with the ...