Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Services | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS
Live and Local

October 30, 2014 • Mike Irish - 11:30 a.m. Today at the Four Seasons Tea Room in Houghton • Pioneer Parade - 5 p.m. Today at the Orpheum Theater in Hancock • Live DJ - 8 p.. more »»

Traveling exhibit at Community Arts Center

October 30, 2014 HANCOCK —The Copper Country Community Arts Center is presents “The Beginning of the Road” a traveling exhibit by Project 49918 in the Kerredge Gallery Saturday through November 1. more »»

New book offers 'Game of Thrones' back story

October 30, 2014 NEW YORK (AP) — George R.R. Martin knows all the signs of Boba Fett Syndrome. more »»

A spooky good time

October 25, 2014 COPPER COUNTRY — Halloween is a time when people like to have fun with spook-themed activities, and locally there has been quite a bit to choose from this year. more »»

Spot will cost you: Pet rents become apartment fad

October 25, 2014 LOS ANGELES — Man’s best friend is taking a bite out of renters’ wallets. Pet security deposits register in the hundreds of dollars and are getting steepe. more »»

Survey: Harassment a common part of online life

October 25, 2014 NEW YORK (AP) — A new study confirms what many Internet users know all too well: Harassment is a common part of online life. more »»

Series gives PBS a ratings milestone

October 25, 2014 NEW YORK (AP) — Ken Burns’ series “The Roosevelts” earned PBS its biggest audience in two decades, making it the documentary maker’s third most popular film after “The Civil War” and “Lewis & Clark:... more »»

Tourists watch solar alignment in temple

October 25, 2014 ABU SIMBEL, Egypt (AP) — Hundreds of visitors gathered in Egypt on Wednesday at the Great Temple of Ramses II to watch the sun illuminate colossal statues, a rare 3,200-year-old astronomical ceremon... more »»

Dancing priests become Internet sensation

October 25, 2014 ROME (AP) — A video of a pair of dueling, dancing American priests studying in Rome has gone viral, following in the footsteps of a now-famous Italian nun whose Alicia Keys-esque voice won her a... more »»

Tax trial for 'The Situation' set for December

October 25, 2014 NEWARK, N.J. — A judge on Thursday set a trial date in early December in the federal tax case against “Jersey Shore” star Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino and his brother. more »»

Local family deals with ALS

October 23, 2014 FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP — In the four years since Todd Neva was diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, he and his wife Kristin have been trying to spread awareness of the disease and of how they’ve... more »»

41 North Film Festival

October 23, 2014 HOUGHTON — For four days, beginning today, Houghton will become a film lover’s dream as the 41 North Film Festival kicks off. more »»

Butterfly Slide Show

October 23, 2014 Photo courtesy Miriam Pickens At 7 p.m. more »»

Toys R Us pulls 'Breaking Bad' dolls

October 23, 2014 NEW YORK (AP) — Toys R Us is pulling its four collectible dolls based on characters from AMC’s hit series “Breaking Bad” after taking heat from a Florida mom who launched a petition campaign last... more »»

'Gray Mountain' won't disappoint Grisham fans

October 23, 2014 By JEFF AYERS Associated Press Writer John Grisham has been writing legal thrillers and dramas that resonate with readers for almost 25 years, and his latest continues the theme of ordinary people... more »»

2 events at CrossFit Hakkapeliitta in Nov.

October 23, 2014 HANCOCK?— CrossFit Hakkapeliitta [CrossFit Hakk] in Hancock is hosting two special events in the month of November. more »»

Still the Same: Bob Seger launching tour, album

October 23, 2014 NEW YORK — At 69, Bob Seger says he’s ready to hit the road again: He’s scaled back smoking and bicycles 10 miles a day as part of a workout routine. more »»

Annie Lennox embraces jazzy ‘Nostalgia’

October 23, 2014 LONDON (AP) — How do you follow in the footsteps of Frank Sinatra and Ray Charles without sinking in the footsteps of Frank Sinatra and Ray Charles? The answer, for Annie Lennox at least, is to thro... more »»

Review: Little Big Town top-notch on new album

October 23, 2014 How do the four vocalists of Little Big Town respond to the platinum success of the group’s most rewarded album, 2012’s “Tornado?” Certainly not by playing it safe. more »»

From the Copper Country to the best sellers list

October 18, 2014 HOUGHTON — ”Former Copper Country resident” and “New York Times bestselling author” aren’t two phrases that are seen in the same sentence often ... until now. more »»



I am looking for:
News, Blogs & Events Web