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Ski Tigers finish first at frigid state meet

February 20, 2015 HOUGHTON — With temperatures hovering around zero and wind chills as low as minus-30, the Copper Country Ski Tigers Nordic ski team braved the elements to compete against several other teams from... more »»

 
 
 
Snow sculptures remain after Winter Carnival

February 20, 2015 By now the Winter Carnival statues in Houghton and Hancock are starting to get a little long in the tooth. more »»

This weekend is Winter Free Fishing Weekend

February 13, 2015 MARQUETTE — The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is offering its winter free fishing weekend this weekend, with no fishing license required for anglers testing their skills against the... more »»

LaCosse puts the power down in Sagola drag races

February 13, 2015 SAGOLA — Champion is more than just where Matt LaCosse calls home, it is a title he has had at many snowmobile drag races over the year. more »»

Hardy birds band together to get through winter

February 13, 2015 I’ve often wondered how the birds that stick around endure the winter. A friend recently piqued my interest on this subject so I decided to do a little research. more »»

Colorado skier wins Noquemanon marathon

January 30, 2015 MARQUETTE — A bitterly cold wind may have slowed down other skiers Saturday, but not Colorado’s Tad Elliott. more »»

Wolf management discussed at State Senate teleconference

January 30, 2015 MANISTIQUE — The Upper Peninsula and Lansing were a little closer Wednesday afternoon as U.P. more »»

Delong leads rampant Ski Tigers

January 23, 2015 CABLE, Wis. - On one of the toughest courses in the Midwest, the Copper Country Ski Tigers race team represented well in the Midwest/Great Lakes Junior National Qualifier this weekend. more »»

Buschell blazes at Ontonagon Snow Drags

January 16, 2015 ONTONAGON — Lake Linden's Jerry Buschell won the Top Gun Feature at Saturday's Ontonagon County Economic Partnership (OCEP) Upper Peninsula Snow Drag Championship. more »»

Riding frozen waves

January 16, 2015 In the 2001 documentary film “Dogtown & Z-Boys,” about the birth of skateboarding culture in Venice Beach, California, in the late 1970s, former members of the Zephyr competition skateboarding team... more »»

Ripley racing girls shine at regional ski meet

January 9, 2015 RIPLEY — The Mont Ripley Race Team was well represented in the U16 (ages 14 and 15) age group as the hill hosted a series of United States Ski and Snowboard Association — Region 2 Central Division... more »»

Historically poor 2014 deer season big part of year outdoors

January 2, 2015 HOUGHTON — The year 2014 outdoors featured lawsuits, regulation changes and ballot initiatives but when all was said and done, the most memorable part was a historically poor firearm deer seaso. more »»

One elk of a hunter

December 26, 2014 more »»

Proposed rules boost coaster brook trout

December 19, 2014 MARQUETTE — New restrictions on trout fishing along the lower reaches of eight streams in Marquette and Baraga counties are being proposed to try to help revitalize coaster brook trout populations i... more »»

DNR investigating Baraga Co. poaching

December 19, 2014 BARAGA?— Conservation officers with the Michigan Department of Natural Resources are seeking information regarding the illegal killing of a bull moose that occurred in late November in Baraga Count. more »»

Snowshoeing with Robert Morris

December 19, 2014 On the north side of the city of Grand Rapids, Michigan, there is a large-scale earthwork sculpture, “Project X. more »»

Tending to your traditional snowshoes

December 12, 2014 Now that the snow is here it might be time to think about breaking out the snowshoes. There is certainly enough snow on the ground in most places to warrant their us. more »»

More happy hunters

December 5, 2014 Lane Laux, 7, from Tapiola, shot this 4-pointer weighing out at 130 pounds at 8:15 a.m. on Nov. 16 with a .243 while hunting with father Bob in Houghton County. more »»

November to remember

November 28, 2014 Successful hunters from throughout the Copper Country are invited to submit pictures of their bucks at bveale@mininggazette. more »»

Things to be thankful for outdoors

November 28, 2014 Happy Thanksgiving to all you outdoorswomen and men, even though the deer season was tough weather- and deer-wise. more »»

 
 
 

 

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Word of the Day — May 30, 2013

May 31, 2013 arch - arch - deliberately or affectedly playful & teasing Example: "Emily Nussbsum's review of the TV 'Behind the Candelebra' biopic said, 'There are scenes, particularly during the breakup... more »

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