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Renovation of Hancock ball fields nears completion

May 9, 2016 HANCOCK — The three baseball fields near the Houghton County Arena in Hancock were in a sad state until about two years ago when renovation work began, and now the work on the fields is nearing... more »»

New health care provider for Houghton Co. Jail

May 7, 2016 Major inmate medical improvements are expected after Houghton County Sheriff Brian McLean announced a new health care program at the Houghton County Jail designed to raise the standard of inmate car... more »»

5 local students finalists in national history competition

May 7, 2016 Five high school students from the Copper Country are among 153 finalists from last week’s Michigan History Day competition at Bay City Central High School who are advancing to next month’s National... more »»

Emergency Concern: Road project impacts police, fire response

May 6, 2016 HANCOCK — During the busiest work on the Portage Lake Lift Bridge, there were plans in place to allow emergency vehicles to get across, and with the construction of Reservation and Quincy streets in... more »»

HEET benefit concert at Orpheum

May 6, 2016 HANCOCK — The Houghton Energy Efficiency Team (HEET) will hold a fundraising concert at the Orpheum, 426 Quincy St, Saturday at 8:30 p.m. Admission is $10. more »»

Bird talk at Migratory Bird Festival

May 6, 2016 COPPER HARBOR — The Keweenaw Migratory Bird Festival will feature a bird talk fundraiser by renowned photographer Vic Berardi on Saturday at 6 p.m. in the Copper Harbor Community Building. more »»

10 things to know today: Friday, May 6, 2016

May 6, 2016 Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. more »»

Double shot

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Girl struck by car in Hurontown

May 5, 2016 HURONTONWN — A 9-year-old girl was struck by a car while crossing Main Street in Hurontown Wednesday at approximately 3:50 p.m. more »»

Gov: Awaiting formal casino reapplication

May 5, 2016 LANSING — Gov. Rick Snyder and the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community are at odds over the tribe’s proposed rebuilding the Ojibwa Casino ll in Negaunee at the old airport site. more »»

Skilled trades career training available to local residents

May 5, 2016 HANCOCK — Copper Country Intermediate School District Superintendent George Stockero, along with Career and Technical Education Director Shawn Kolbus, will be giving presentations on the current... more »»

New-look plate

May 5, 2016 BARAGA — The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community will get new license plates, redesigned by one local artist. Greg Loonsfoot’s artwork won the contest and $15. more »»

Springtime of wonder emerges yet again

May 4, 2016 HOUGHTON — It looks like the snow is finally gone and spring is here, and it’s possible for May through August, temperatures in the Copper Country could be above normal, according to Robin Turner. more »»

Snyder rejects airport casino plan again

May 4, 2016 BARAGA — The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community accuses Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder of trying to sell the tribe his endorsement of the tribe relocating the Ojibwa II to Negaunee. “It’s no secret that Gov. more »»

Portage Health Foundation explores local poverty

May 4, 2016 HANCOCK — Poverty is a term so frequently used that it becomes easy to lose sight of its meaning. It has much farther-reaching repercussions than severly limited income. more »»

10 things to know today: Wednesday, May 4, 2016

May 4, 2016 Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. more »»

Sawaski waives hearing

May 3, 2016 HOUGHTON — A former Houghton High School athletic director, teacher and coach was bound over to Houghton County Circuit Court Monday on charges of possessing and seeking child pornography. more »»

KBIC solicits comment on halfway house

May 3, 2016 BARAGA — The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community Tribal Council is inviting tribal members to comment Wednesday on proposed construction of a halfway house on the reservation. more »»



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