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Sunday: Our Youth

Sailing Superior

HOUGHTON — Sea Change Expeditions stopped in Houghton this week as part of a Lake Superior voyage to raise awareness of environmental issues affecting the lake. Directors Mark and Katya Gordon make the trip each year in their 40-foot steelboat with a fresh crew of young adult volunteers from ...

Long COVID: My experience with an invisible disease

As of April 2022, over 514 million people worldwide have been diagnosed with Covid-19, with over 6.23 million deaths reported, according to the John Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center. Many people who are diagnosed with Covid-19 may not become severely ill and will often get better within ...

A ‘smooth’ way to enjoy spring

MARQUETTE — Mixing berries and fruits to make healthy drinks was one way parents and their kids could celebrate spring, even though the weather hasn’t exactly been springlike lately. “Celebrate Spring with Smoothies!” took place on Tuesday at the Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum in ...

Earth Day celebrated at Father Marquette

MARQUETTE — Every spring, we celebrate Earth Day. Pope Francis encourages students to “Laudato Si”: take care of our common home. Although students do this year around, we do special activities during Earth Week and Sustainability Week. Father Marquette students were to fill out ...

Memory Masters

MARQUETTE — Two local girls, ages 10 and 11, achieved Memory Master status this month after memorizing more than 600 facts and completing four separate oral testing events with 100% accuracy. Classical Conversations students from the Marquette CC community who successfully completed the ...

NMU students present chemistry research

MARQUETTE — Northern Michigan University chemistry students recently gave presentations at the national American Chemistry Society conference in San Diego, California, and at the American Chemistry Society Annual Upper Peninsula Research Symposium held at NMU. Gino Pacifico, a senior ...