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Body Of Missing Hancock Man Found

The search for a missing Hancock man is over. The body of 33-year-old Kenneth Ryan Clark was found Saturday in the Portage Canal. The Houghton County Sheriff’s Office says two people were walking along the trail on Lakeshore Drive near the Kestner Waterfront Park just before 2:00pm. They noticed what …

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Oil Spill Clean Up On Portage Canal Underway

The impact to the environment from a sunken fishing boat in the Portage Canal should be minimal. That’s the word from the U.S. Coast Guard who are conducting a federal pollution mitigation response to an oil spill in Houghton County. Recovery and clean up crews were on scene today near …

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Packers Visit The Bluffs Senior Community

There are a lot of fans of the Green Bay Packers at the Bluffs Senior Community in Houghton. So when the Packers Tailgate Tour stopped in for a visit, it was quite a surprise. Several current and former players talked with fans and honored the veterans. Packer Hall of Fame …

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“Women Playing Hamlet” Comes To Finlandia University

This story can be found at http://www.finlandia.edu/news/women-playing-hamlet/ A journey of self-discovery with a nod to the long-standing tradition of the theater will be on display April 7-8 on the campus of Finlandia University as the Finlandia Performing Arts Club presents “Women Playing Hamlet,” a comedy written by William Missouri Downs. “This …

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Peters Calls For Continued EAS Funding

Funding for the Essential Air Service program is in jeopardy under proposed budget cuts by President Trump. U.S. Senator Gary Peters is one of 20 lawmakers urging the Senate to continue to fund the program. Though the K. I. Sawyer Airport in Marquette would not be affected, most of the …

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Mom Prom Is Ideal Girls’ Night Out

The music, the dancing, the dresses–all part of what makes prom night so memorable. Women have a chance to relive that special night—or perhaps for the first time—at the 3rd annual Mom Prom. Committee member Sharon Stoll says this is the ideal girls’ night out that appeals to all generations. …

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Applications Being Accepted For HEA Scholarship

The Hancock Education Association once again announces its HEA scholarship for Hancock Central High School Alumni. Former Hancock students who are juniors or seniors in the education program at their university are eligible. Applications are available at www.hancock.k12.mi.us. Click on the high school tab and scroll down to “HEA Scholarship”. …

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