Recent Updates

Telemedicine Being Used At UGL Family Health Center

Often times when a patient needs to see a specialist, local residents must travel long distances to get the care they need. The medical team at the Upper Great Lakes Family Health Center, located inside U.P. Health System—Portage, is trying a new approach for patients at their Pediatrics Clinic—bringing the …

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Houghton County Fair Board Meeting Tonight

Like it or not, summer’s last hurrah is right around the corner. But at least that means it’s almost time for the Houghton County Fair. The fair board will meet Thursday, August 6th at 7pm in the SISU room of the Houghton County Arena in Hancock. The public is welcome …

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Two Vehicle Accident On M-203

One person was injured in a two-vehicle crash in Houghton County that could have been a lot worse. The Houghton County Sheriff’s office says the crash happened on Highway M-203 just north of Christiansen Lane Wednesday afternoon. Officers say Hancock Township resident Michael Oja was attempting to cross the highway …

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