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Education

HHS seniors seek can donations

The Houghton High School seniors are holding a can drive from 4 p.m. Friday until 4 p.m. Sunday. Proceeds support the HHS Senior Lock-In Party after May graduation. A clearly marked trailer will be parked outside of Tadych’s Marketplace all weekend to deposit your cans in. For more ...

CTE student-crafted sauna available via silent auction

HANCOCK — The Copper Country Intermediate School District Career and Technical Education Construction Technology Program is proud to announce an exclusive opportunity to bid on a student-designed and built sauna. This unique project showcases the skills of students from Baraga and L’Anse ...

Hancock School library fees in effect for out of district residents

HANCOCK— Hancock School Public Library and the Portage Lake District Library have implemented membership fees for residents outside Hancock School District. PLDL Library Director Katrina Linde-Moriarty said the membership fees became effective this past Saturday. Library cards are free ...

Teacher Shortage

HOUGHTON — The growing number of K-12 teaching vacancies in Michigan is spurring efforts on several fronts to attract and retain teachers. Statewide, there were 1,768 vacant positions in Michigan, up from 679 a decade earlier, according to a recent report from Michigan State University’s ...

CCISD Students excel at Regional Automotive Competition

ESCANABA - The Copper Country Intermediate School District (CCISD) is proud to announce its students’ outstanding achievements at the annual regional automotive competition held at Bay College. Demonstrating exceptional skills and knowledge, CCISD competitors dominated the event, securing 80% ...

MTU holds spring career fair

HOUGHTON — The Student Development Complex was full of students lined up to talk to companies at Michigan Technological University’s spring Career Fair Tuesday. More than 200 companies were registered for Tuesday’s event, which follows one held in the fall. The fairs can include as many ...