18 hrs ago
Runners, walkers turnout for Ed Hansen run
THE MAZUREK family, of Bessemer, poses for a photo after competing in the annual Aspirus Ed Hansen Race in Ontonagon on Monday.
22 hrs ago
Creative floats highlight Ontonagon Labor Festival parade
Beautiful weather, large crowds, music, floats and some surprises highlighted the 57th annual Ontonagon Labor Festival parade Sunday in Ontonagon .
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Fun for all at Labor Day parade in Ontonagon
The 57th annual Labor Day Festival is took place this weekend in Ontonagon. Festivities have been going on the whole weekend and bringing the community together.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Impressive Late-August Rains: August 28-29, 1941
The WSI RPM model forecasts heavy rain from Wisconsin into the U.P. While not as heavy as 1941, its heaviest U.P rains is forecast near Iron Mountain and Menominee.
Autumn chill, a waterspout, shipwrecks and a tornado
Autumn chill, a waterspout , shipwrecks and a tornado top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history .
Wed Aug 27, 2014
On This Day in U.P. Weather History: August 27
On the afternoon of August 27, fire broke out in a row of wooden buildings in the business district of Sault Ste.
Investigation into a house fire leads to a dead end
The investigation into a recent house fire in Ontonagon is complete. However the cause of the fire cannot not be determined.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Bessemer hosts public consolidation meeting
Bessemer - Bessemer school officials held a public meeting Monday night to provide additional information regarding the issue of consolidation which has caused confusion and concerns throughout the community.
The Day Ontonagon Burned: August 25, 1896
We've mentioned before that the U.P. will sometimes experience a "second" wildfire season after the primary season in spring.
Shipwreck, heat, a burning match company and tornadoes
Shipwreck , heat , a burning match company and tornadoes top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history .
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Bessemer to host public meeting on school consolidation
Bessemer school officials will host a public informational forum on consolidation in the A.D. Johnston High School gymnasium following the school's Board of Education meeting Monday night.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Marty's Goldenaires wins first place at drum corps competition
Ontonagon and Baraga counties were the only two western Upper Peninsula counties to see unemployment rates improve in July, according to the Michigan Department of Technology, Management and Budget.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Deadly Ontonagon River Flood
The largest recorded flood due to rain occurred on the Ontonagon River system August 21 and 22, 1942.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Rip currents, waterspouts, and tornadoes
Rip currents, waterspouts, and tornadoes top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Ontonagon house fire under investigation
The Ontonagon County Sheriff's Department says the structure fire was called in at 1:23 a.m. Monday.