Clearing the air on smoke-free policies
November 17, 2010 HANCOCK — With funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, the Western Upper Peninsula Health Department is working to promote smoke-free policies in low-income and affordable housing i... more »»
Making the most of your space
November 17, 2010 CALUMET — Interior decorating is not always about new furniture, accessories or wallpaper, Julie Waara said. It’s about working with what you already have and then focusing on what you really need. more »»
Laiti Jewelers shines in downtown Houghton
November 10, 2010 HOUGHTON — For nearly 20 years, Laiti Jewelers occupied a familiar corner of the Copper Country Mall. Today customers can find the longstanding family business in downtown Houghton. On Oct. more »»
Carrying on the tradition
October 27, 2010 HOUGHTON — After 25 years of helping clients develop plans for their financial futures Charles V. “Chuck” Roberts is turning over the reins to his so. more »»
Harvest your timber...
October 20, 2010 LIMINGA — Landowners looking to generate some extra cash flow from their timber stand can do so with the help of Forest Care, L.L.C. Locally owned and operated, Forest Care, L.L.C. more »»
‘Recognizing the cues’
September 29, 2010 HANCOCK — Grief is what Bonnie Johnson says formed her life — from the time she was one and a half. “I had a sister who died in the birth process,” she recalled with obvious emotion. more »»
Superior care for your floors
September 8, 2010 HOUGHTON — For anything from carpet cleaning to pressure washing, Superior Floor Care will be the go-to business in the Keweenaw. more »»
‘A new way of Keweenaw living’ awaits
September 1, 2010 PORTAGE TOWNSHIP — With its panoramic views, riverfront access and plenty of trees for privacy, Pilgrim River Hills & Acres provides those ready to build their dream home a new way of Keweenaw living. more »»
Get on the ‘FastTrac’ & Grow your business
August 18, 2010 HOUGHTON — MTEC SmartZone and Keweenaw Economic Development Alliance (KEDA) have recently announced that the successful FastTrac® program will be held again this year for local entrepreneurs and... more »»
From local & traditional ...
August 18, 2010 HANCOCK — With its sky-high freestyle motocross action and demolition derby to the Kenya Safari Acrobats and teen pageant, the 59th annual Houghton County Fair offers local and traditional... more »»
New rock shop in Chassell ...
August 11, 2010 CHASSELL — Two extraordinary developments in July promised a busy start for the Copper Country’s newest rock shop, and its owner Kathryn Wells. more »»
Art, antiques & other unique finds
August 4, 2010 HANCOCK — For a small city, downtown Hancock has a significant selection of places to both view and purchase art in various forms. A variety of antiques are available downtown, also. more »»