Business

At Flower Shop, flowers are an art

At the Flower Shop, flower arrangement is an artform, not a sideline or a department in a store. Flowers are what Missy Goulette at the Flower Shop on Quincy Street has had a love for her entire life. It is her degree in fine arts with an intuitive yet trained eye in color theory, design, ...

Wells Fargo Home Mortgage: Here to help with your home lending needs

Wells Fargo has been helping customers for more than 160 years. And here in the Copper Country region, Wells Fargo has been a presence for some time just like Tiina Lynn Puska. A life-long resident and a 40- year veteran of the banking business, Tiina has been working as a home mortgage ...

Colon cancer screenings are important

EDITOR’S NOTE: This feature is part of an advertising package. All the content in this feature has been created or approved by the advertiser, which is solely responsible for the content. Businesses interested in being featured on the Business Page may call Yvonne Robillard at ...

Key to healthy heart is diet, exercise

Feb. 14 was Valentine’s Day, but that’s not the only reason to be thinking of your heart. February is also Heart Health Month. In honor of that, Dr. Terry Kinzel of UP Health Systems – Portage has a few things to say about heart health. “The function of the heart is to take the ...

UPHS-Portage’s Emergency Department is there when needed

People know that UP Health System–Portage’s Emergency Department (ED) is there when it is needed. But, when is it needed? “We honestly see everything from heart attacks to stubbed toes... It’s often hard for anyone without a medical background to decide whether something is ...

Several options available for diagnostic imaging

It could be said that the first step to fixing a problem is identifying it. In order for your doctor to solve a problem they need to know what they are looking at. But how does your doctor know what they are looking at if they cannot see it?  That is where diagnostic imaging comes in. ...

GrandBridge, a flexible work space for your needs

Today people want flexibility and on-demand services in all aspects of their lives. Business people alike are seeking to streamline their operations in efforts to maximize their time and profitability. The GrandBridge Business Centre is a much needed response to these changing business trends ...

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 ...