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Monday: In Business

Revel in Alger County’s silent winter sports

While snowmobiling continues to be the most popular outdoor winter activity in the region, Alger County is home to some of the best trails used for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing in the Upper Peninsula. From the novice to the more advanced adventurer, here are some trails worth checking ...

1st Business After Hours of 2023 at Velodrome

Velodrome Coffee in downtown Ishpeming will be hosted our first BAH of 2023 on Tuesday, January 24 from 5-7pm. This is going to be one you don’t want to miss. Our Business After Hours events encourage fellow business owners, community members and leaders to attend. Hosted by a member ...

Justice Department to probe Abbott baby formula plant

NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. Justice Department is investigating the Abbott Laboratories infant formula plant in Michigan that was shut down for months last year due to contamination, the company confirmed. The factory’s closure in February 2022 was a key cause of a nationwide baby formula ...

The small town showdown

Guy’s Grocery Games, Iron Chef, and Chopped are all great show’s I’ve been known to binge watch. I always find myself drawn to these shows during the winter. They inspire me to try new recipes and ironically, get off the couch and do something. While I love the outdoors, I do not enjoy ...

Musk lawyers want change of venue in shareholder trial

WASHINGTON (AP) — Elon Musk has urged a federal judge to shift a trial in a shareholder lawsuit out of San Francisco because he says negative local media coverage has biased potential jurors against him. Instead, in a filing submitted late Friday — less than two weeks before the trial was ...

Virtual reality pioneer leaves Facebook’s parent

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — A prominent video game creator who helped lead Facebook’s expansion into virtual reality has resigned from the social networking service’s corporate parent after becoming disillusioned with the way the technology is being managed. John Carmack cut his ties with ...