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Murder in the U.P.

February 8, 2014 MARQUETTE — When Marquette native Sonny Longtine retired from teaching after more than 30 years in the classroom, he wasn’t planning on starting a second career. more »»

Let the music play: Rants vs. musicians tiresome

February 8, 2014 During my junior year of college, my roommates and I won the “Worst Music” voting in end-of-year balloting conducted on our floor, Wheeler Hall seven, at Central Michigan University. more »»

Beyond summer

February 1, 2014 MARQUETTE — When the Marquette City Band performs concerts each summer, those concerts have a theme. The band is expanding its musical season with a winter concert Feb. more »»

Little lessons: Kids bring out the weirdo in us

February 1, 2014 I was recently visiting my brother in Wisconsin for my niece’s fifth birthday party, which played host to a few kids ranging in age from a few months to 5 years old. more »»

Memory lane: MSP visit stirs up nostalgia

January 25, 2014 Being in the parking lot of the Michigan State Police Post in Negaunee Township this week launched a wave of nostalgia. It had been a long while since I had visited the building. Years in fact. more »»

Artful winter DeVos Museum has a busy semester planned

January 25, 2014 By RENEE PRUSI Journal Staff Writer MARQUETTE — The DeVos Art Museum at Northern Michigan University will be hopping all through the winter semester with a truly diverse array of activity. more »»

Movie plans move ahead

January 18, 2014 MARQUETTE — Plans are moving ahead to film “Northstar” in the Upper Peninsula. more »»

Getting older: Learning to find pleasure in the smaller things

January 18, 2014 I woke up excited on Monday. They were here, finally ready. more »»

Service Station Angel

January 11, 2014 MARQUETTE — Former Marquette resident Lisa (Muljo) Schuster found the inspirtation for her first novel in the Upper Peninsula community in which she grew up, Hubbell. more »»

TCM discoveries: Some older film surprises

January 11, 2014 Watching movies on Turner Classic Movies during my recent vacation had a couple of result. more »»

Researching the past

January 4, 2014 MARQUETTE — Author Steve Lehto’s Upper Peninsula roots were what drew him to the story of the Italian Hall Disaster in Calumet. more »»

Sick and tired: Worst way to welcome 2014

January 4, 2014 They say you have everything when you have your health. more »»

LOVE song

December 28, 2013 MARQUETTE — Talk about living up to your name: John Love certainly does that. more »»

Dog-ing it: This crazy cat lady loves pooches

December 28, 2013 While I am well on my way to being a crazy cat lady, dogs still grab a special place in my heart. Because my work schedule is rather all over the place, I don’t have a dog of my ow. more »»

Homecoming for the holidays

December 21, 2013 MARQUETTE — On Dec. 26, many folks are looking for something to do with the hustle and bustle of Christmas complete. more »»

Rapid River teachers celebrate the season

December 21, 2013 RAPID RIVER — Students at Rapid River have another reason to thank their school’s teachers and staff following a plethora of items being donated to the school by staff members and volunteers durin... more »»

SANTA CLAUS: Transcends stereotype

December 21, 2013 Fox News Channel anchor Megyn Kelly whipped up quite a whirlwind of holiday anger earlier this week when she proclaimed on her show that Santa Claus is, in fact, a white ma. more »»

December 14, 2013 MARQUETTE — Organizers are hoping to “PAAC” the “halls” of the Ore Dock Brewing Company Tuesday night. more »»

Finally from start to finish: A Christmas Story

December 14, 2013 In honor of the 30th anniversary of “A Christmas Story,” I have something radical planned. That will be watching it from beginning to end. For the first time ever. more »»

‘A Child’s Requiem’

December 7, 2013 MARQUETTE — It was really a combination of things that inspired 23-year-old Thomas LaVoy to write “A Child’s Requiem,” a work that’s debuting Dec. more »»



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