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Nurses demonstrate Thursday for a larger pay raise

Thursday evening saw the pedestrian walkway across the Portage Lake Lift Bridge filled with UP Health System nurses and other members from their union protesting for higher wages and more staffing. The contract between the hospital system and Portage employees had been extended three times, and finally expired on September …

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Houghton Sweeps WestPAC XC Final – Friday Sports Wrap

High School In high school volleyball last night… • Calumet swept Westwood 3-0. • Hancock blanked Ishpeming 3-0. • Baraga defeated Lake Linden-Hubbell 3-1 (25-19, 25-21, 23-25, 25-17). • The Jeffers-Bessemer game was postponed to October 28th. • Ewen-Trout Creek v Watersmeet – no report. On the volleyball schedule tonight… …

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