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Meet The Man With The Gun

When one South Range resident wants to get a little exercise, he straps his semi-automatic rifle across his back and takes a stroll through downtown Houghton. “It’s an AK-47 variant. It’s a semi-automatic version of the AK-47, which is completely legal,” said 38-year-old Adam Neal, who has been legally carrying his …

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Host Families Needed For International Students

About 75 international students are still in need of a host family so they can come study in the US. International Cultural Exchange Services is looking for host families who would like to open their home so one of these students can spend a year at a high school in …

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Porcupine Bash Coming September 13th-20th

The Porcupine Bash will be celebrating their 10th annual Saluting Our Military event with a visit from former Detroit Red Wing Darren McCarty. The four-time Stanley Cup winner will take part of a comedy tour at the American Legion Post #90 in Lake Linden on September 14th. McCarty will share …

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Steve ‘n’ Seagulls Returning To Kick Off Finlandia’s Festival Ruska

Story originally posted at https://www.finlandia.edu/news/finnish-rockers-steve-n-seagulls-coming-to-keweenaw-on-september-4/?fbclid=IwAR31c9nhtc6L62OQi-eBKMQVvWVcKJ9-jl1m2SI68qvtXLGQJddUimjk3EY Finnish bluegrass-rockers Steve ‘n’ Seagulls will be making a return visit to the Keweenaw with a concert at the Rosza Center for the Performing Arts on Wednesday, September 4. Tickets will be on sale Monday, July 1 for the high-energy band that performs bluegrass versions …

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Computers Stolen From Calumet Printing Shop

UPDATE:  The thieves have reported been arrested and the equipment returned.  The identities of those responsible have not been released. ———————————————————————————————- The Michigan State Police are investigating a break-in at Copper Island Printing on Pine Street in Calumet. The incident reportedly happened sometime Thursday night or early Friday morning. Several …

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Four-Wheeler Stolen In Portage Township

The Houghton County Sheriff’s Office is reporting a stolen 1999 Kawasaki Prairie 300cc four wheeler from the Onkalo’s Corner in Portage Township on Sunday, August 11th, but just recently reported to the sheriff’s department. The ATV/Four-wheeler is described as red with a gun rack and a black plastic storage bin …

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