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Copper Island Classic Opens Tonight – Friday Sports Wrap

Click on the highlighted scores for additional game details. High School In high school hockey tonight…• Calumet hosts Hancock in the opening game of the Copper Island Classic. Coverage will begin at 6:40 on the Voice of the Copper Kings, KBear 102.3. Tomorrow…• Calumet welcomes Hancock for the second game …

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WUPDH Advisory: Floodwaters May Be Contaminated

If you live in the Baraga, Gogebic, Houghton, Keweenaw, and Ontonagon Counties, the Western U.P. Health Department (WUPHD) encourages everyone to avoid contact with any floodwaters. Floodwaters may contain sewage or other contaminants that may be harmful to public health.  Combined sewer systems are common across the area and are …

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Finlandia University Announces the School will Close After the Spring Semester

Finlandia University announced today the school plans to close following the spring semester. The university made the announcement this afternoon at Hirvonen Hall to a room full of students, staff and faculty. Campus will be closed tomorrow, besides essential staff. The school has also cancelled spring sports, including trips originally …

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Chassell Man Hurt in Houghton Crash

A Chassell man was injured Monday afternoon in a single-vehicle crash in Houghton. City police report that a Kirkish Furniture delivery truck driven by a 55-year-old Laurium man was northbound on Bridge Street around 3:00 when the truck’s brakes failed while coming down the hill. The truck crossed Montezuma Avenue, …

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