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Houghton chief gets ‘highly effective’ rating

March 22, 2016 HOUGHTON — Houghton-Portage Township Schools Superintendent Doreen Klingbeil received the highest possible ranking from the district’s Board of Education at her evaluation Monday. more »»

Trustee wants to continue enhancing Calumet area

March 21, 2016 CALUMET TOWNSHIP — Tim Gasperich was appointed to fill an empty seat on the Calumet Township Board of Trustees in 2011, and he enjoyed the job so much he ran on his own and was elected to the... more »»

Keweenaw talks tight lodge budget

March 21, 2016 EAGLE RIVER — The Keweenaw Mountain Lodge has just $66,000 in available cash to see it through until June, when the first lodge revenues are expecte. more »»

Bittersweet Skate

March 21, 2016 HOUGHTON — With a 29-performance set spanning preschoolers to adults, the Copper Country Skating Academy and Michigan Tech Learn to Skate held its annual ice show Saturday and Sunday at the MacInnes... more »»

Adding to coyote hunt

March 19, 2016 LANSING — Coyotes may need to get even wilier to make it through the summer. more »»

Township treasurer running for re-election

March 19, 2016 CALUMET TOWNSHIP — Debra Aubin was first elected Calumet Township treasurer in 1996, but she ran only because the person who was treasurer at the time retired. more »»

Trout tagger

March 19, 2016 HOUGHTON — Marine biologists know a few things about coaster brook trout, mostly about where they spawn and where they die, but the day-to-day life cycles and migrations of the coasters, like most... more »»

Top fugitive in Paris attacks captured in Brussels raid

March 19, 2016 BRUSSELS — Police raiding an apartment building captured Europe’s most wanted fugitive Friday, arresting the prime suspect in last year’s deadly Paris attacks in the same Brussels neighborhood where... more »»

A calling: Calumet Township clerk running again

March 18, 2016 CALUMET TOWNSHIP — For Beth Salmela, being Calumet Township clerk is such an enjoyable job she wants to keep doing it, so she’s running for re-election in the August primary. more »»

Hancock Precinct 2 polling place moved

March 18, 2016 HANCOCK — Because of concerns about the safety of students, faculty and staff at Gordon G. more »»

Speaker: Rising health care costs may force hard choices

March 18, 2016 HOUGHTON — More health care doesn’t necessarily mean better health. more »»

Advances in essential care offer diminishing returns in benefit

March 18, 2016 HOUGHTON — In a Thursday presentation on the rising cost of health care, a public health expert raised the paradox of the “physician’s conundrum. more »»

Old jail closing

March 17, 2016 EAGLE RIVER — The historic seven-bed Keweenaw County Jail will close by the end of the month, leaving the county with a just a 72-hour lockup facility in the same space, and an estimated... more »»

NPS narrows options on wolf management

March 17, 2016 HOUGHTON — The National Park Service has narrowed its options for dealing with the wolf/moose population issue on Isle Royale. more »»

MTU researchers support quick wolf reintroduction

March 17, 2016 By DAN ROBLEE droblee@mininggazette. more »»

Hancock moves to make changes in ordinances

March 17, 2016 HANCOCK — At its regular meeting Wednesday, the Hancock City Council took a procedural step toward making changes in its ordinances policy, which hasn’t been done in a long time. more »»

Voters to decide Houghton County facility’s future

March 16, 2016 By GARRETT NEESE gneese@mininggazette.com HOUGHTON — A six-year renewal of the millage for the Houghton County Medical Facility will go to the voters. more »»

Incumbent stands again due to unresolved issues

March 16, 2016 EAGLE RIVER — For Ray Chase, the biggest issue facing the Keweenaw County Board of Commissioners for the foreseeable future is the situation with the Keweenaw Mountain Lodge. more »»

 
 

 

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