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U.P. TV Celebrity Encourages CTE Programs Support

A video is out from an Upper Peninsula celebrity, talking about the benefits of Career and Technical Education. Host of the DIY Network’s “Man Caves”, “Sledgehammer” and “Desperate Landscapes” Jason Cameron was born and raised in the U.P. and took CTE classes in high school. Cameron credits the program with …

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Hancock Fire Chief Retires

The Hancock City Council is saying farewell to a longtime member of their fire department. Joe Neher is retiring after 22 year of service to the department, including five as the Fire Chief. The council expressed their appreciation for his dedicated, valuable and exemplary service.

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Distemper Epidemic Continues In Houghton

The Houghton City Police Department says they have seen several cases of distemper in wild animals this summer. Distemper is a viral illness that can affect dogs and other wild animals. The illness attacks the animal’s respiratory, gastrointestinal and central nervous system, causing them to act differently, almost as if …

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Road Workers Coming Under Fire

Motorists are frustrated with the construction on the Hancock side of the bridge and are taking it out on the workers there. Police Chief Wayne Butler says there have been reports of people throwing objects at the workers from car windows and shooting at them with pellet guns. Drivers are …

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Come Learn How You Can Stop The Roar Of Hunger

The Portage Health Foundation is holding a day of informational sessions to discuss their calls for proposals for the Stop the Roar of Hunger food initiative. This is the 2nd round of funding for the campaign which seeks to end food insecurity in the four-county area. Meetings will be held …

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