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UPPCO And Michgan Tech Collaborate On Senior Design Project

Marquette – A group of students are getting real-world experience as part of their senior design project through a collaborative effort between Upper Peninsula Power Company (UPPCO) and Michigan Technological University. For their project, students are investigating the possibility of adding a new generator at UPPCO’s Prickett hydroelectric generation facility to take advantage …

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Site Survey Identifies Issues At Aspirus Keweenaw

Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital is working with The Joint Commission to address issues raised during a recent survey. The Joint Commission is an independent, not-for-profit organization that accredits and certifies nearly 21,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States. Aspirus Keweenaw has maintained accreditation for several years but is …

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41st Annual Poor Artists Sale In Calumet Saturday

The Copper Country Community Arts Center in Hancock is hosting its 41st annual Poor Artists Sale on Saturday. Center Director Cynthia Cote says this year’s sale will offer the work of more than 50 artists. “We have a lot of really wonderful potters and we have rustic furniture, a lot …

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Tech Theater Company Presents Fires In The Mirror

Keweenaw residents this weekend will be revisiting a time when the country was divided by racial tension, that reached boiling points on a national level. Michigan Tech’s Tech Theater Company is presenting its rendition of Fires In The Mirror.     “I think the unique thing with the Crown Heights …

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Houghton To Celebrate Victorian Style Christmas

Houghton is known as a town where history is in the making. The city will be taking a step back into history this holiday season as they celebrate Christmas Victorian style. On December 9th from 4pm-7pm, the city of Houghton will present a Victorian Christmas with events at several locations. …

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Take A Trip To The Past With Keweenaw Time Traveler

Those looking to explore Keweenaw history now have a new resource available–a computer app that guides users through their search of people, places and things from the local past. “We just launched the explore app that really lets people explore and search around what happened here, how things have changed …

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