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Several days of rain on the way
Despite warm temperatures, there is still some lingering snow in parts of the U.P. This picture is from Negaunee Township, outside the Iron Ore Industry Museum.
Sat May 18, 2013
Drop off your used cell phones
The Negaunee Beautification Committee is working on getting new benches for some of the parks in the city and you can help.
Thu May 16, 2013
Up in the U.P.! a Musical Tribute to the Upper Peninsula
Michigan based historian Bill Jamerson will perform a program of songs and stories about Michigan's Upper Peninsula at the Northfield Senior Center on Wednesday June 12 at 3 pm .
Wed May 15, 2013
Extreme or logical? Jolie's preventative cancer decision
T he actress had both breasts removed after learning she carries a mutation of the BRCA1 gene , which drastically increases her risk of developing breast and ovarian cancer.
Tue May 14, 2013
State of Michigan
Governor makes appointment to Michigan Iron Industry Museum Advisory Board
Gov. Rick Snyder today announced the appointment of Larry Lankton, of Houghton, to the Michigan Iron Industry Museum Advisory Board.
Mon May 13, 2013
Road reopens after flood closure
The Marquette County Road Commission has announced that it is re-opening Grimes Road, also known as County Road JJG, at 3 p.m. on Monday.
Sun May 12, 2013
There's a Freeze Warning for the entire area for Sunday Night/early Monday. Check the snowman cam and you'll see they've had some accumulating snowit's happened before but even in the U.P., accumulating snow in the 2nd week of May isn't common.
Sat May 11, 2013
ATV riders encouraged to take safety course
"My oldest son Ethan wanted to ride so I wanted to introduce him to that and being out in the woods," says Negaunee dad Nathan Ihamaki.
Wed May 08, 2013
1954: Coldest May Stretch on Record
A strong trough associated with very cold air for May dug into the western U.S. from Canada on May 1, 1954.
Making music since 1930
Since 1930, the Negaunee Male Chorus has been entertaining audiences with their music.
Tue May 07, 2013
The Early Heat Wave of May 2000
A massive, warm upper-level ridge reached its peak over the Great Lakes during the latter part of the first week of May 2000.
Mon May 06, 2013
May 6-7, 1960: One of the Great May Snowstorms
One of the wettest periods on record in Upper Michigan culminated in a snowstorm over many sections on May 6-7, 1960.
Fri May 03, 2013
The Most Backward Spring
I've alluded to the term "backward spring" several times in the last week or so.
Thu May 02, 2013
High schoolers working as carpenters
The Building Trades Program with Westwood, Negaunee, and Ishpeming High Schools gives students hands-on experience to prepare them for the working world ISHPEMING TOWNSHIP -- For two hours a day, these high schoolers are construction workers.
Wed May 01, 2013
Suspects identified in Wild Rover wallet theft
The Marquette City Police Department has announced the names of two people they believe stole a wallet from the Wild Rover Bar on March 5. Tricia Lou Savard, 33, and Charles Raymond Elvetici, 30, were arrested on March 21 by the Negaunee Police Department and are still being housed in the Marquette County Jail awaiting the judicial process.
May: Let the Warm Season Begin
It's May Day and the inexorable push toward the warm season continues. April sees the biggest jump in mean temperature during the month.
Water surrounds Negaunee Township home
Fast melting snow and recent rains have left one Negaunee Township home surrounded by water.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Project Feed a Neighbor wrap up
Project Feed a Neighbor has wrapped up for the year and it was a success. This past weekend, volunteers collected bags of donated food and paper products in Ishpeming, Negaunee and Republic.
April 29, 1996: Big Storm Caps off a Backward Spring
A "backward" spring is a term probably coined in New England for a spring season that reverts back to winter.
Lost kayaker rescued by police
The Michigan State Police responded to a kayaker that had become lost during an outing on the Baltimore River, east of US-45 in Ontonagon County on Sunday night.