Recent Updates

U.P. Employment Drops

Employment fell slightly across the Upper Peninsula last month… but the number of people in the workforce fell even more. That produced a drop in our unemployment rate from 10.3 to 9.1 percent. 500 fewer people were working in April than were working in March. 2,400 people left the workforce… …

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Portage Health Diabetes Program Accredited

The Portage Health Diabetes Self-Management Education Program has again been accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. To achieve the accreditation, the Portage Health program had to meet 10 standards… which included organizational structure, patient support and educational curriculum.

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KNHP Visitor Center Announces Spring Hours

The Keweenaw National Historical Park Calumet Visitor Center has changed to its spring hours. Through June 14th, the Center will be open Thursdays through Mondays from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. The Center will be open seven days per week beginning June 15th. The primary focus of the facility is …

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