Recent Updates

Chassel Man Arraigned on Charges of Selling Bear Parts

A lengthy undercover investigation involving the selling of bear parts has ended with an arrest in Chassel. 56-year-old Danny Loyd was arraigned yesterday in Houghton County District Court on two counts of selling bear parts, one count each of carrying and advertising passengers for hire without a certificate of inspection, …

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Road Salt Price Increases

According to the Michigan Department of Transportation, the cost of road salt is up by more than 46% compared to last year. The news is certainly concerning because if M-DOT uses as much as it did last year, it will cost nearly 43 million dollars for salt. That would be …

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Keweenaw Energy Summit

This Monday, the Keweenaw Renewable Energy Coalition is hosting a Keweenaw Energy Summit at the Finnish American Heritage Center on the campus of Finlandia University in Hancock. The primary purpose of this event is to unveil a plan to power 100 percent of electric demand in Keweenaw and Houghton Counties …

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