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Gremlin Boys Fall to Modeltowners – Thursday Sports Wrap

Click on the highlighted scores for more game details. High School In boys high school basketball last night… – Houghton fell to Gwinn 62-44. On the boys schedule tonight… – Calumet welcomes West Iron County. – Dollar Bay-Tamarack City plays at Hancock. – Jeffers visits Lake Linden-Hubbell. – Chassell tips …

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CLK School Board Recognized For Their Effort

The pieces are in place for the CLK School Board for 2017. School board president Phyllis Locatelli, Vice President Michael Luoma, Secretary Melanie Parker, Treasurer Larry Kistapovich and Trustees Jim Vertin, Jason Wickstrom and Daniel Zubiena were recognized by community and business leaders as well as students, parents, teachers and …

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Houghton County Arena Improvement Costs Rising

Commissioner Scott Ala gave an update to the Houghton County Board of Commissioners on the needed renovations at the Houghton County Arena. Though fundraising efforts are getting underway, Ala said the cost of the ice plant equipment is going up and may run as much as half a million dollars. …

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Houghton County Board Gets Organized For 2017

The first meeting of the Houghton County Board of Commissioners for 2017 featured the swearing in of officers and the election of chair and vice chair. No changes there—Al Koskela was reelected chair and Tim Palosaari is once again vice chair. The Board also approved the meeting dates and times …

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Michigan Tech Names New V. P. for Finance

By Mark Wilcox, News Writer Michigan Technological University Michigan Technological University President Glenn Mroz has appointed Julie Seppala as vice president for finance. Her appointment was effective on Dec. 18. Previously, Seppala was appointed treasurer of the Board of Trustees, the executive director of financial services and operations and treasurer of …

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Trooper Oliver Joins MSP Calumet Post

There’s a new face at the Michigan State Police Calumet Post. Alpena-native Trooper Michael Oliver has joined the post. Oliver is a recent graduate of the 131st Trooper Recruit School. He will be continuing his law enforcement training and working with field training officers at the Calumet Post for the …

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Lock-Down Suspect Pleads Not Guilty

30-year-old Nile Nathan Rothenberger is facing a high misdemeanor charge of possession of marijuana on school grounds. The Atlantic Mine man pled Not Guilty at his arraignment in Houghton County Circuit Court Monday. Rothenberger was arrested in late November after officials at Houghton Elementary School complained to police that the …

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Wood, Turner Power Jets Past Hawks – Tuesday Sports Wrap

Click on the highlighted scores for more game details. High School In high school hockey last night, Brendan Middleton had four goals as Jeffers defeated L’Anse 9-3. In hockey tonight… – Houghton entertains Negaunee – Hancock skates at Kingsford In boys high school basketball last night… – Houghton defeated L’Anse …

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