The people of Superiorland

Peter Frazier stopped to talk for an interview on a rainy day while he waited on the dock of the Cinder Block Marina for a sailboat to arrive. He sat next to a large rumbling machine that stood over the water. He explained that it was a Marine Travel lift he had picked up from a friend in ...

Negaunee concert Wednesday

NEGAUNEE — Director Lucas Wickstrom has chosen a program in celebration of local history and composers for this week’s Negaunee City Band concert to be presented at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday at the Outdoor Performing Arts Center at the east end of Iron Street. Both Negaunee and Ishpeming ...

UPCM Beach Party scheduled

MARQUETTE — The Second Thursday Creativity Series at the Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum presents “Beach Party!” from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday. Experience hands-on craft activities, creative snacks, and free Culver’s frozen custard. It’s free to participate.

Presque Isle walking hours updated

MARQUETTE — The Presque Isle Park walking hours on Monday and Wednesday evenings have been changed to 6 p.m. to the close of the park. This is an extension from the current walking hours of 6 to 8 p.m. on those days.

Marquette band concert Thursday

MARQUETTE — The Marquette City Band, conducted by Stephen Grugin and assisted by Gordon Erickson, will feature a special youth trumpet soloist on its upcoming Children’s Concert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Presque Isle Band Shell. Ryo Morita, a recent graduate of Ann Arbor Pioneer High ...

West Health Foundation awards grants

By Journal Staff ISHPEMING, — Several area organizations got a boost from the West End Health Foundation’s Spring Capital Grant. The WEHF held a check presentation for the spring grant awardees and School Grant awardees in May. According to a press release, the amount of funding for ...