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Tech Theatre Company To Host Auditions Sept. 6-7

The Tech Theatre Company will hold auditions for their first two productions of the 2017-18 season during the first week of classes. Auditions for “Fires in the Mirror” by Anna Devere Smith and “Picasso at the Lapin Agile,” by Steve Martin will be held at 7 p.m. Sept. 6 – …

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11th Annual Fort Wilkins Geocaching Event

Fort Wilkins Historic State Park is hosting the 11th Annual Geocaching Event on Saturday, September 9th. Geocacing is a high tech treasure hunt where particpants will use their personal GPS unit to search using coordinates furnished by the park. Since there is no cell service in Copper Harbor, they ask …

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Rep. Dianda Receives “Library Champion” Award

The Michigan Library Association hosted an event at the Portage Lake District Library to thank State Representative Scott Dianda for his efforts to pass legislation that supports library funding. Library Director Dillon Geshel and Superiorland Library Cooperative Director Pam Christensen presented Dianda with the “Library Champion” award. Dianda said all …

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GRACE Interns Research Community Issues

Students from Houghton and CLK schools spent the summer roaming the streets of Calumet and Laurium in the name of scientific research. These students spent the last six weeks as GRACE Program interns. They mapped their surroundings, collected data and learned Geographic Information Systems (GIS), a computer mapping software, to …

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Women’s Center and DIALHELP Text Messaging Service

The Women’s Center, Inc. is partnering with DIALHELP in Houghton to provide 24-hour access and support with a text messaging service. If you are being affected by domestic violence, sexual assault or stalking, text 356-3337. There is also an Instant Messenger option on dialhelp.org. All services are free and confidential. Picture …

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White Pine, Silver City Area UPPCO Service Interruption

Maintenance is required on equipment owned and operated by American Transmission Company and Upper Peninsula Power Company (UPPCO).  This maintenance is being performed to continue improving electric reliability and safety. To complete this maintenance, electric service will be interrupted for residents and businesses in White Pine, as well as Silver …

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