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Esky "let-run" orders lifted

April 23, 2014 ESCANABA — Due to several factors the City of Escanaba Water Department has determined that the frost has receded, and any concern of water lines re-freezing has diminished. more »»

 
 
 
Witnesses recall crash

April 23, 2014 ESCANABA — The jury trial of a Gwinn truck driver, accused of causing the deaths of an Escanaba couple last year, continues into its third day of witness testimony in Delta County Circuit Court today. more »»

Inmate medical care a big expense

April 23, 2014 ESCANABA — Budget work has begun in Delta County for the 2014-15 fiscal year. more »»

Speaker: Invasive species threaten area

April 23, 2014 ESCANABA — The threat posed by the spread of aquatic invasive species in the Great Lakes is an ongoing concern and was the main topic of discussion during a presentation Tuesday at Bay College. more »»

Trial begins in double fatality case

April 22, 2014 ESCANABA — Witnesses at a fatal accident testified in court Monday, recalling what they saw seconds before a logging truck ran a red light and collided with a vehicle in a Gladstone intersection las... more »»

Area resident rescued after fall through ice

April 22, 2014 GLADSTONE — A Gladstone area male was rescued Monday after his four-wheeler broke through the ice on Little Bay de Noc off the Gladstone shorelin. more »»

Esky board says ‘no’ to red ink ISD budget

April 22, 2014 ESCANABA — The Escanaba School Board “approved to disapprove” of a 2014-15 general fund budget for the Delta Schoolcraft Intermediate School District at Monday’s school board meeting. more »»

Gladstone schools face tight budget

April 22, 2014 GLADSTONE — While Gladstone Area Schools may have been better prepared financially for the extreme weather that struck the region this winter than other districts, funds are still tight as the... more »»

‘Egg-citing’ Day

April 21, 2014 Paul Mitchell the School - Escanaba held its third annual Cut, Color 5K Run/Walk in Ludington Park Saturday. more »»

Tough time for Great Lakes shipping

April 21, 2014 CLEVELAND — Massive, thick ice formations on the Great Lakes limited iron ore shipments in March to 1.1 million tons, according to the Lake Carriers’ Association based in Cleveland. more »»

Gladstone DDA has big plans

April 21, 2014 GLADSTONE — The Gladstone Downtown Development Authority (DDA) has big plans for the coming summer months including finishing upgrades at the new farmers market site and beginning renovations on th... more »»

Local robotics teams advance

April 19, 2014 ESCANABA — Delta County students will soon be representing the Upper Peninsula on the world stage as both the Escanaba and Gladstone FIRST Robotics teams make their way to the FIRST Championship in... more »»

Cold winter could have impact on fishing

April 19, 2014 ESCANABA — Following a long and cold winter, what can area fishermen expect for the opening of fishing season? One date of considerable local interest is May 15, which marks the opening of walleye... more »»

US delays review of Keystone XL pipeline

April 19, 2014 WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is extending indefinitely the amount of time federal agencies have to review the Keystone XL pipeline, the State Department said Friday, likely punting the... more »»

Lakeshore bike path proposed

April 18, 2014 ESCANABA — Though a bike path connecting Escanaba and Gladstone has been discussed for decades, Gladstone is now looking at a less-costly shortened route to get the project moving along. more »»

Fair celebrates fifth year of local operation

April 18, 2014 HARRIS — This year’s grandstand entertainment and several new and returning midway acts at the 2014 U.P. State Fair were announced during a media conference Thursday at the Island Resort & Casino. more »»

Power plant sale still top priority

April 18, 2014 ESCANABA — A May 6 ballot question to dispose of Escanaba’s power plant is a contingency plan in the event the sale of the facility does not take place, explained city officials who stress the sale... more »»

State of emergency declared for Marquette

April 18, 2014 LANSING (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder on Thursday declared a state of emergency for Marquette County following widespread, severe damage to water and sewer lines caused by this winter’s extreme cold. more »»

Public input added to farmers market plans

April 17, 2014 ESCANABA — Plans for a new farmers market in Escanaba — which would also serve as a community gathering place — continue to be developed as public input is incorporated into the design. more »»

 
 

 

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February 18, 2014 There’s too many four letter words being thrown around these days — namely snow and cold. This winter has been a challenge for even those of us that have called the U.P. home most of our lives. more »

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