Eagles soar past Cougars

EBEN — The Stephenson football team showed why it was the top-ranked eight-man football team in the state as it put up big numbers against Superior Central ...

A perfect week to hit the trails

When it comes to trails, there’s no place like Michigan. With trails that cater to a variety of passions - from biking, hiking and snowmobiling to off-roading, ...

America’s engine slowed by complacency

WASHINGTON — It was an epoch-defining decision to place in Westminster Abbey, among statues of monarchs, priests and poets, a large one of James Watt, inventor of ...

Almanac

By The Associated Press Today in History Today is Monday, Sept. 25, the 268th day of 2017. There are 97 days left in the year. Today’s ...

Nolan Verner Johnson

ESCANABA, Mich. — Nolan Verner Johnson, 81, passed away peacefully Saturday afternoon, Sept. 23, 2017, at his home in Escanaba following a courageous battle with ...

Kenneth ‘Wayne’ Sharkey

Corrine T. Teal

Voter registration deadline is Oct. 10

LANSING — Michigan residents have until Tuesday, Oct. 10, to register to vote in the Nov. 7 election, in which nearly 700 communities — including Escanaba — ...

UP Health System – Marquette screening recognized

Courts

Freed Detroit man is shot

Ex-prosecutor released from jail

Should recreational use of marijuana be legalized in Michigan?