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Apple move to help increase organ donations heartening

July 7, 2016 It’s difficult not to like and support a program about to be offered by Apple designed to encourage people — especially young people — to register as organ donors. more »»

Area conservation project to benefit birds, butterflies

July 6, 2016 If you’re riding your bicycle along Lake Superior between the Michigan Welcome Center in Harvey and the mouth of the Carp River in Marquette, you might see newly planted garden spots along the way. more »»

Rotary awards scholarships to recent Marquette graduates

July 6, 2016 Recent Marquette High School graduates Parker Smith and Laura Norton were each presented the Marquette Rotary Club's scholarship for $5,000 given over four years. more »»

Golf classic raises funds

July 6, 2016 The Sportsman’s Golf Classic Held June 5 at the Marquette Golf Club raised $4,000. The two benefiting organizations were South Shore Fishing Association for their Veterans Fishing Day on Sep. more »»

Scouts complete course

July 6, 2016 Local Boy Scouts from Troop 302 in Marquette recently completed the Boy Scout of American’s National Youth Leadership Training course at Camp Hiawatha near Munising. more »»

Death of Wiesel, Holocaust witness, loss to generations

July 5, 2016 Elie Wiesel, Nobel laureate and Holocaust survivor who lost his family to Nazi brutality in two separate concentration camps, died Saturday. He was 87. more »»

Remember nation’s history while celebrating its birth

July 4, 2016 Today we celebrate the Fourth of July. Many of us will watch from parks and lawns throughout the region as colorful fireworks light up the night sky. more »»

BLP, community needs to find solid common ground on solar rates

July 3, 2016 Last week the Marquette Board of Light and Power began a process of gathering public input on solar rate structures. more »»

Traveling wall touched many lives in profoundly different ways

July 3, 2016 I have to begin this column with a big thank you to all Vietnam veterans. I hope the AVTT Vietnam Traveling Wall helped provide some appreciation and closure to Vietnam veterans. more »»

Today’s paddle sports event on Teal Lake a great time for all

July 2, 2016 We recommend area residents with an interest in paddle sports consider participating in an event this morning and later today on Teal Lake. more »»

Bay Cliff 4th of July holiday activities well worth considering

July 1, 2016 Our region is blessed with many communities going all out to celebrate America’s Independence Day each year. more »»

Munising area addressing large tourism growth

June 30, 2016 When a community depends on tourism for much of its economic vitality, there can be ups and downs that present a challenge to local officials and business owners. more »»

State education budget is going in right direction

June 29, 2016 Gov. Rick Snyder earlier this week inked into law a bill authorizing $16.1 billion in education spending. more »»

Pictured Rocks marks half- century milestone

June 28, 2016 We’d like to add our voice to a well-deserving chorus of “Happy Birthdays” being directed toward the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. The site, a part of the U.S. more »»

Vietnam traveling wall helped vets, area come to terms

June 27, 2016 It’s difficult, perhaps impossible, to sum up what having the AVTT Vietnam Memorial Traveling Wall in Marquette meant to the area. And quite literally, it meant different things to different people. more »»

Courage, conviction

June 27, 2016 Highlights from the AVTT Vietnam Memorial Traveling Wall are shown in the accompanied PDF. Click on the PDF link for further details. more »»

New life-saving stations at Little Presque Isle will greatly improve safety

June 26, 2016 A collaborative effort involving several local groups, as well as state and federal organizations is underway to improve the safety of our region’s waterfront. more »»

Meijer project in Marquette Township takes steps forward

June 25, 2016 The people in charge of the Meijer development in Marquette Township took a big step forward this week when the Marquette Township Planning Commission unanimously approved the preliminary site plans... more »»

Beacon House capital campaign a great way to support community

June 24, 2016 Congratulations to the Beacon House for another amazing U.P. more »»

Time for the library, township to get contract settled

June 23, 2016 Marquette Township and Peter White Public Library officials appear to finally be close to an agreement concerning their contracted services. more »»



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