Recent Updates

Candidates Take Their Stand

A little less than a month away from the general elections and the candidates for the two contested races for the Houghton County Board of Commissioners seats are talking to voters and making their beliefs known. In District 1, Democrat Rick Kasprzak says he really wants to push his efforts …

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Moilanen To Appear In Court

A 42-year-old man who was allegedly involved in a stabbing in Hubbell two weeks ago will appear in Houghton County District Court today. Paul Moilanen has been charged with second-degree murder for the death of 48-year-old Marcy LaVigne. He is also charged with attempted murder of LaVigne’s daughter. Moilanen’s bond …

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Missing Person Found

The search for a missing person in the Houghton area is over. The Houghton Police Department says 22-year-old Justin Joseph Taylor had been missing since Friday. Taylor was located around 9pm Sunday night.

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