The Daily Mining Gazette, 29 Jun 2016 12:03:17 EDTWed, 29 Jun 2016 12:03:17 EDT chess tables coming to community - A new round of handmade, strikingly patterned chess tables are heading to locations in Houghton. The Houghton Middle School Builders Club prepared nine tables in a collaboration with local artist Michaux Moore.Sat, 25 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTLocal unions take charge in the Copper Country Moyer was losing control and he knew it. In July of 1913, Moyer, as president of the Western Federation of Miners, had the responsibility of keeping union activities in check in Michigan, and just now he didn't seem up to the tas.Sat, 25 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTExpansive trail systems that run through the Keweenaw, seasonal adventurers, and area natives alike regularly take advantage of the expansive trail systems that run through the Keweenaw, often without actually knowing how the trails became available, or who keeps the trails in order.Fri, 24 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTUP lacks mental health care the Associated Press Among 15 U.P. counties, 13 are designated as shortage areas. An assessment conducted in 2012 by the Western Upper Peninsula Health Department, found that an estimated 24.2 percent of Western U.P.Thu, 23 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTLittle Free Libraries make an appearance in Copper Country a number of communities throughout the Copper Country, little boxes on posts containing books, usually placed in someone's front yard, have begun to pop up with no announcement or fanfare.Sat, 18 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDT