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Robots That Help During Power Outages

Robots That Help During Power Outages

Posted On: September 29, 2014

Big disasters almost always result in big power failures. Now, a team led by Nina Mahmoudian, an assistant [...]

Don’t Veer for Deer

Don’t Veer for Deer

Posted On: September 29, 2014

One in every five motor vehicle crashes in Michigan involves deer. With the two most dangerous months for [...]

Consumer Confidence Up

Consumer Confidence Up

Posted On: September 29, 2014

Consumer confidence posted a healthy gain in September due to more favorable prospects for the domestic economy as [...]

Benefits Decreasing for MI Residents

Benefits Decreasing for MI Residents

Posted On: September 29, 2014

Since the federal farm bill abolished the “heat and eat” program, which provided energy assistance to every person [...]

U.P. Employment Rises in August

U.P. Employment Rises in August

Posted On: September 26, 2014

The number of Upper Peninsula residents with jobs grew by 2,200 in August. The increase in those working, combined with a [...]

“Blue Economy Tour” Visits Houghton

“Blue Economy Tour” Visits Houghton

Posted On: September 26, 2014

The Blue Economy Tour stopped in Houghton today. This report about the meeting was supplied by University Research [...]

Benishek Receives NRA Endorsement

Benishek Receives NRA Endorsement

Posted On: September 26, 2014

  First District Republican U.S. Congressman Dan Benishek has been endorsed for reelection by the National Rifle Association [...]

Ontonagon REA Plans Airport Substation

Ontonagon REA Plans Airport Substation

Posted On: September 26, 2014

There’s more power on the way to the Houghton County Airpark. The Ontonagon County Rural Electrification Association Board [...]

Hoppy’s Bar Named Best in State

Hoppy’s Bar Named Best in State

Posted On: September 25, 2014

The M-Live news website searched all over Michigan to find the best neighborhood bar. They checked big cities, [...]

Benishek Pleased with EPA Plan

Benishek Pleased with EPA Plan

Posted On: September 25, 2014

Congressman Dan Benishek says he’s pleased with the new Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Action plan released this week [...]