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SEMCO Warns Against Door-To-Door Solicitors

PORT HURON, MI, August 2016, – SEMCO customers have made several reports to the Company of unknown door-to-door solicitors, or individuals claiming to be SEMCO employees and asking for copies of the customer’s bill. SEMCO does not solicit customers door to door and SEMCO does not ask for customer’s account …

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Calumet Township: 150 & Counting

The weather may have rained out the parade, but that didn’t dampen the spirits of those who came out to celebrate Calumet’s Sesquicentennial. The township marked their 150th anniversary with fireworks, live music and a fair in Agassiz Park over the weekend. Organizers estimate 800-1,000 people came out Friday to take …

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Keweenaw Community Foundation’s Keweenaw Cross Country Skiing Endowment Advisory Committee Announces Grant Recipients

Hancock, Michigan—The Keweenaw Cross Country Skiing Endowment Advisory Committee of the Keweenaw Community Foundation (KCF) announced that $4,995 has been awarded from the Keweenaw Cross Country Skiing Endowment Fund to three local organizations supporting skiing programs in Houghton and Keweenaw Counties. The grant recipients are: Copper Country Ski Tigers for …

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Aspirus Expands Services With New Speech Therapist For Ontonagon

ONTONAGON – Aspirus Ontonagon Hospital is pleased to welcome Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP), Lauren Siren, to its excellent outpatient therapies team. Siren specializes in the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of communication and swallowing disorders. She works with patients of all ages, including those affected by stroke, head injuries, neurological disorders, and …

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Proposed Fee Changes at Isle Royale National Park

Houghton, MI – Since 1997 Isle Royale National Park has charged a $4 per person daily user fee. In 2015 Isle Royale began the process of updating its fee program to comply with federal regulations, allow acceptance of all Federal Recreation Passes, and study changing the user fee to an entrance fee. …

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Conference Looks At Region’s Prehistoric Copper

Copper and Culture: A Conference on Prehistoric Metal Working in the Lake Superior Region. That’s the topic of a two day event being held this weekend at the Houghton High School Auditorium. The 2nd annual conference brings together archeologists, Native Americans, Artifact Collectors, Geologists and the public to talk about …

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