News In The Upper Peninsula
Friday, October 12, 2012
Community Delta County Jaycees honor vets at appreciation night
ESCANABA — Share your story. That was the message at the Military Appreciation Night in Escanaba from guest speaker Col. Vance Visser.
Thursday, October 11, 2012
Community Delta Chamber recognizes community leaders at annual dinner
ESCANABA — Delta Chamber recognized those who answered the call to be community leaders during a USO themed annual dinner decorated with camouflage netting and MASH tents.
Friday, April 27, 2012
Community U.P. Honor Flight returns from trip to see World War II Memorial
ESCANABA — "You're going to make me cry," said Charles Lundmark of Gladstone as he walked through a line of well wishers welcoming the 79 World War II veterans back from their trip to Washington D.C. to see the WWII Memorial and other sights at the Capitol city.
Community Marquette County Sheriff receives 911 flag
MARQUETTE — Marquette County Sheriff Michael Lovelace was recently presented with a United States Flag that was flown on September 11, 2011 over Forwarding Operating Base Shank in Logar Province, Afghanistan.
Thursday, March 8, 2012
Community Off Road Icebreaker truck awaits ice thaw, raises money for charity
ESCANABA - The ice and snow has been melting around the Bays de Noc so now might be a good time to buy a ticket for the Bark River Lions Club’s 2nd annual Off Road Icebreaker contest. AUDIO
Friday, February 24, 2012
Community U.P. group builds soup kitchen in Honduras
ESCANABA - About 20 people from the U.P. are currently in Honduras to help build a soup kitchen for children. Friends of Honduras in Escanaba takes people each year to the country to provide medical and community support.
Saturday, February 11, 2012
Community Ice races rescheduled at U.P State Fairgrounds
ESCANABA — “We have ice,” said Steve Masters, Director for the Bays de Noc Convention and Visitors Bureau. Postponed because of warm weather, the Midwest Ice Racing Association Ice Masters 500 is now scheduled for Feb. 24 and 25.
Tuesday, February 7, 2012
Community LSSU, local schools, civic groups team up against hunger
SAULT STE. MARIE — LSSU students and staff, Boy Scout Troop 105, along with area students, packed hundreds of meals that will provide all the grains, vegetables, and vitamins needed to feed a family of four.
Friday, February 3, 2012
Community Snyder promotes job creation on U.P. tour
ESCANABA - Gov. Rick Snyder told a standing room only crowd at Bay College today in Escanaba that government has not been as responsible as it should be. He says the government should expect results for the money it spends. Listen to the interview.
Thursday, February 2, 2012
Community Holy Name wins religion bee
ESCANABA — Holy Name Catholic School students won 1st place in the annual Diocesan Religion Bee, held at Holy Spirit School in Norway.