The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) announced that it is listing the northern long-eared bat as a threatened species with an interim 4(d) rule under the Endangered Species Act.
The Michigan Department of Community Health (MDCH) today announced changes to the upcoming request for proposal (RFP) for the Comprehensive Health Plan Contract for Michigan’s Medicaid Health Plans (MHP).
Upper Peninsula state representative Ed McBroom says he's going to try again to do something about high auto insurance premiums that we all have to pay in Michigan.
U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow today announced legislation to help people who are living with Alzheimer’s disease and support those caring for a family member.
A group of emergency responders in the Upper Peninsula are prepared in case of a pipeline emergency.
The U.P. Beacon House is a home away from home for people visiting Marquette for medical needs.
The science department at Marquette Senior High School will have a few new gadgets to work with in the near future.
Lt. Governor Brian Calley and Justice Richard Bernstein teamed up in a bi-partisan effort to help people with disabilities get a job.
The U.P. is being featured on a new mobile app that breaks the mold of traditional photo applications.
MCAC in Marquette now celebrates accomplishing its mission that “all people will have access with dignity to quality, affordable healthcare.”
Forest Park school, North Dickinson School and the Michigan State Police Iron Mountain Post received the 2014 Governor's Traffic Safety Advisory Commission Award.
Enrollment for the Healthy Michigan Plan started on April 1, 2014.
This committee recently determined the official name will be the Innovation Marquette Enterprise Corporation (IMEC), or “Innovate Marquette”.
Road funding proposal on statewide ballot
A Dickinson County business is among those recognized by 'Michigan Celebrates Small Business.'
The meetings are to discuss the department's Five-Year Road and Bridge Program, the State Transportation Improvement Program, and the State Long-Range Plan.
At Monday's City Commission meeting, the Commission approved a road survey that was awarded to DLZ Construction.
The meeting will reveal draft plans for a new boat launch on Lake Angeline in Ishpeming.
A variety of cases will be heard.
Nathan Rotundo and Sam Williams are representing the U.P. at the 2015 YMCA Short Course Nationals.
You may still be wearing gloves and boots, but the U.P. is beginning to see a major warm-up.
The YMCA of Marquette County has been under construction for the past few months while they update their workout space, and phase one is finally complete.
A 32 year old mother of three from Ishpeming is going to prison for more than 12 years on numerous drug charges.
A man charged with distributing marijuana in the Upper Peninsula was convicted in federal court after he fled to Mexico for three years.
A Marquette man has been arrested Monday on a warrant during an incident where he barricaded himself in his residence.
State Sen. Tom Casperson welcomed the North Central High School Jets boys basketball team from Powers, Michigan to the Capitol on Thursday.
All blood donated stays in Upper Michigan
A boat with three people on board was stranded on Lake Superior Saturday night.
A federal judge has denied a request for a new trial for Stephen Grant, who killed and dismembered his wife, Tara, in 2007, in suburban Detroit. The "Detroit Free Press" reports that U.S. District Court Judge David Lawson ruled this week that Grant did receive a fair trial, and that his confession was obtained legally.
The state Department of Environmental Quality has approved changes to the groundwater discharge permit for Marquette County's Eagle Mine. The permit provides conditions to safeguard all protected uses of groundwater and surface water in the vicinity of the mine.
A group wanting a red light at a busy Escanaba intersection held a rally to make a point Friday.
The Michigan State Spartans have plenty of fans in the U.P
Seniors are often targets of financial abuse or exploitation.
The cutter fleet is flushing ice through the Great Lakes river systems to prevent ice jams and facilitate commercial shipping.
This closure will likely result in delays for motorists.
It's to provide business incentives in a coordinated way in Marquette and Delta counties.
Gov. Rick Snyder says crash is a reminder of bravery, sacrifice of our armed forces members.
Experts say bed bugs are everywhere. But, are they dangerous?
It's Brain Awareness Week, a global campaign to celebrate the brain.
An auction of more than 80 items will be available at this weekend's CBC Telethon.
The weekend is a year-end freestyle event at Marquette Mountain.
This weekend, a long standing tradition continues in the Upper Peninsula and it involves candy.
Basketball fans are being warned to enjoy the NCAA March Madness with a designated driver otherwise they will foul out as police step up impaired driving patrols.
Dr. John Birgiolas of Spine Pain Diagnostics Associates spoke with us about a new pain mitigation technique called 'Spinal Cord Stimulation'.
Students in the Escanaba Area School District will spend an extra two days in the classroom this year.
The world's favorite family game brand comes to television.
U.S. Senators Debbie Stabenow, Co-Chair of the Great Lakes Task Force, and Gary Peters, member of the Great Lakes Task Force, today applauded the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative announcement to allocate $330,403 to reduce pollution and improve water quality in two rivers near Lake Superior in the Upper Peninsula.
With the U.S. dollar's continuing strength, International Bridge customers paying with Canadian currency will see the toll rate increased, while the U.S. rates remain unchanged.
Bugs in your bed...it may seem like a nightmare, but, the reality is...they're everywhere.
U.P. pride will be on display in L.A , and not just because the Michigan State Spartans and Wisconsin Badgers are in the sweet 16.
The Superior Alliance for Independent Living provides services across the U.P.to anyone with a disability
Milder and windy on Wednesday. Chance of rain and isolated thunderstorms.