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U.P. Fire Departments Receive Federal Funds

Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Two Upper Peninsula fire departments will receive federal grants to purchase new firefighting vehicles. The Norway Volunteer Fire Department will receive $237,500 and the Sugar Island Township Fire Department will receive $208,696 from the Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, part of […]

I was stuck. A time conflict prevented me from being able to be picked up. Thinking I had completely solved the problem, I decided to bike home. In order for this solution to work, however, I had to get my bike into my car. Searching around, I found this handy little lever in the trunk. […]

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Take a trip to Mackinac Island this summer. How? Try Shepler’s Ferry! Sit back and relax on the ride over while you take in the view. Shepler’s Ferry gets you to Mackinac Island quickly, leaving you more time to explore the historic island. Get your tickets now at UPBargains.com.

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It’s the end of the week. This means that I am attempting to stretch out the last of the food in my fridge until I can go grocery shopping this weekend. When I searched for dinner last night, I realized just how bleak my options were. Not inspired by my choices, I aimlessly wandered back […]

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Spring cleaning uncovers all sorts of stuff. Thrown into the basement for a reason, that cabinet has absolutely no use. While I would love to say that I spent a few hours cleaning out my basement and hosting a garage sale, that is simply not the case. Instead, I cruised around town early on a […]

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As a kid, no trip to the mall was complete without being sidetracked by these little machines. Who can resist sitting next to a bear wearing a bonnet? With a little imagination, the gentle rocking of the ride became the fastest race car. Imagination and persistence were the keys to making these rides come to […]

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  Yoopers are rejoicing in the appearance of summer. Out to enjoy the sunshine, toddlers scream in delight as they sweep down a slide at the park. Some of the more dedicated beach goers stake out their spots down at the edge of Lake Superior, although the life guards on duty are very adamant that […]

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Verb: Lionize  (LYE-uh-nyze) Definition: To treat as an object of great interest or importance. Sample sentence: In his letter to the editor, Jeremy denounced the mass media’s tendency to lionize accused murderers.

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  Marquette, MI – Making the perfect cup of coffee is my first priority in the morning. By turning my back for a minute, I proved that I wasn’t the only one who enjoyed the boost. Well, there goes that cup. I guess I’ll just start again.        

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Local author Diane Oman and illustrator Colleen O’Hara have collaborated on a children’s project that is finished and now available. It Sings – It takes your breath away – bold words – puffy painted illustrations jump off the page, you can purchase other copies off their website. Free shipping Books signed by author & illustrator. […]

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