Water source shutdown delayed

Local News

Staff & DNR report An order to shut down an unregulated water source at a roadside access point in Ontonagon County has been postponed. Michigan Department of Natural Resources received an emailed letter Wednesday from Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy ...

Teen dating violence: a conversation that needs to happen


HOUGHTON — It is a topic many people are not comfortable discussing. That is why the conversation needs to happen. February is National Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month. Locally, Dial Help is at the forefront of raising awareness of this. In a Tuesday release, Dial Help stated that ...

Showing initiative

Local News

ISLE ROYALE — The five national parks on Lake Superior, including Isle Royale and Keweenaw National Historical Park, plan to decarbonize park operations over the next four years in what they hope will be a model for efforts to mitigate the effects of climate change. The ambitious plan, ...

Legislation to settle KBIC land claims announced

Local News

Press release WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Sen. Gary Peters (D-MI) and Congressman Jack Bergman (R-MI-1) this week announced bipartisan, bicameral legislation to settle the longstanding land claims of the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community and clear the title of current landowners in the ...

Ontonagon Theater to present ‘Wizard of On’

Arts and Entertainment

Press release The Harbor Town Players, part of the Ontonagon Theater of the Performing Arts, have another magical, original production for locals and visitors alike: the new play, the “Wizard of On” will be presented at the Ontonagon Theater on Friday, Feb. 17 at 7 p.m. and on Saturday and ...