Recent Updates

New Provider for Women’s Health Team at Portage

The Upper Great Lakes Family Health Center and Portage Health are pleased to announce the addition of a new provider to their Women’s Health team. Dr. Emily Kenny is joining the obstetrics and gynecology team in August. Dr. Kenny is a native of the Copper Country. She received her undergraduate …

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Possible Oil Spill Near Straits of Mackinac

A University of Michigan researcher says a rupture of the aging underwater oil pipelines through the Straits of Mackinac would be the “worst possible place” for an oil spill on the Great Lakes, as the results would be catastrophic. David Schwab is a research scientist at the U of M …

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Federal Charges for Sawyer Man

A Sawyer man at the center of a DEA, ATF and UPSET investigation is facing a federal gun charge. The U.S. Attorney’s Office in Marquette filed a complaint on June 27th against 31-year-old Jimmy Wayne McField. He’s accused of being a felon in possession of a firearm. U.S. District Court …

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