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Rebates Available at Appliance Recycling Events

UPPCO Appliance Recycling Events – Pictured above is just a fraction of the 484 appliances collected at the first UPPCO 2019 Appliance Recycling Event held in Escanaba, MI on May 10th and 11th. The collection of inefficient appliances at this successful event eliminated enough kilowatt-hours of energy consumption to power …

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BHK Child Development Sponsoring USDA Summer Food Program

The following press release was issued by BHK: HOUGHTON – BHK Child Development Board is sponsoring the Summer Food Service Program. The following meals will be provided to children free of charge.  Acceptance and participation requirements for the program and all activities are the same for all regardless of race, …

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Afternoon Chicago Flights Now Offered At Sawyer

Air travelers have another option for flying in or out of the U.P. Sawyer International Airport in Marquette County has announced they have begun providing a second daily flight to Chicago in the afternoon on American Airlines. Daily flights to Minneapolis—St. Paul through SkyWest Airlines (operating as Delta Air) and …

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Folk instrument workshops still have available seats

The following press release was issued by the Finnish American Reporter: HANCOCK — If you thought you missed the registration deadline for the Finnish American Folk School’s Juhannus instrument workshops, don’t worry – the classes will accept new registrants right up to the day of each class. Finnish artisan Minna …

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KBIC Makes Bi-Annual Gaming Distributions

The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community have announced their recent gaming distributions. Since 1993, the KBIC has been making bi-annual payments from gaming proceeds of their casinos to local units of government and to the State of Michigan.  These payments are 2% and 8% respectively and are derived from the net …

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