Recent Updates

Moilanen Appears in Circuit Court

A man accused of second-degree murder will be back in court soon. Paul Moilanen appeared in Houghton County Circuit Court yesterday and his attorney David Gemignani requested that Moilanen take an independent psychological assessment, to which Judge Charles Goodman agreed. Moilanen is being charged with the second-degree murder of Marcy …

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Lake Superior Ice Breaking

Icebreaking operations have begun in Lake Superior. The U.S. Coast Guard began “Operation Taconite” and so far, the cutter Katmai Bay has been put into service on the St. Mary’s River in Sault Ste. Marie, and the cutter Alder is breaking ice near Superior Wisconsin and Duluth Minnesota. As temperatures drop …

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Small Plane Crash at Sawyer

The pilot of a single engine Cessna is safe this morning after his plane crashed at Sawyer International Airport yesterday afternoon. A single pilot occupied the plane at the time of the crash. The plane veered off the runway when taking off from the tarmac. The pilot escaped from the …

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