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Color Cruise For Barbara Kettle Gundlach Shelter Home

The Barbara Kettle Gundlach Shelter Home will host a fundraiser Color Cruise on the Isle Royale Queen IV Thursday afternoon. About 12 spots were still open on the cruise as of Wednesday evening. The Queen will board at 5:30 at the dock across from Roy’s Pasties and Bakery, and sail …

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RLF Application Approved For Lake Linden Company

The Houghton County Board approved a Revolving Loan for the Nitrate Elimination Company in Lake Linden at their October meeting Tuesday. The $60,000 working capital loan will allow the company to expand into bigger markets and may lead to the addition of four new employees.

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Assessment Approved For Otter Lake Dam Expenses

The Houghton County Board of Commissioners approved a resolution for the Otter Lake Special Assessment District at their October meeting Tuesday. Houghton County Drain Commissioner John Pekkala said the assessment is for costs incurred since 2014 for maintenance on the Otter Lake Dam. He said the bulk of those costs …

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Body Of Third Missing Boater Recovered

The last of the three missing boaters was recovered from Lake Superior today. The victim, 43 years old Steven Chartre was recovered by staff from the Great Lakes Water Studies Institute at Northwestern Michigan College in Traverse City and Michigan Tech University research vessel Agassiz. A remotely operated vehicle (ROV) …

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