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Enjoying Echo Lake

August 14, 2015 MARQUETTE — Fishing rods and canoes are useful when spending a day at Echo Lake Nature Preserve. However, consider bringing a yoga mat or a rocks and minerals guide as well. more »»

‘Big U.P. Deal’ a success

August 14, 2015 Anyone who spends much time in the Upper Peninsula knows very well that we are blessed with an abundance of beautiful locations for recreation. more »»

Gone fishin’

August 14, 2015 Upper Peninsula • Marquette: The Presque Isle Marina launch ramp on the Upper Harbor remains closed for renovation so the Lower Harbor is the main public launch at this time. more »»

Masters of bass

August 7, 2015 MARQUETTE — Justin Brown works nights helping to make metal Christmas tree stands, which leaves him days to fish. That’s fine by him. more »»

Fall just around the corner

August 7, 2015 As we cruise through summer and the amount of daylight begins to noticeably grow shorter, thoughts of fall activities start to waft into the mind. more »»

Gone fishin’

August 7, 2015 - Marquette: The Upper Harbor public launch at Presque Isle Park is closed for renovation but the Lower Harbor launch is still open. Lake trout were caught up near Granite Island. more »»

Youngsters build boats for Lake Gogebic sail

July 24, 2015 MARQUETTE — Turning wood and fiberglass into boats might be the catalyst for a group of teens to exhibit admirable behavior as adults. At least that’s what Gever Tulley of California thinks. more »»

Deer dearth no surprise

July 24, 2015 I don’t think many deer hunters in the Upper Peninsula were surprised by the 2014 deer harvest survey report released recently by the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. more »»

Gone fishin’

July 24, 2015 - Marquette: Lake trout anglers in the Upper and Lower Harbor had slower catch rates with most having a tough time catching one or two fish. more »»

Time for Republic derby

July 17, 2015 As we are enjoying true summer weather — finally — in mid-July, I though it was a good time to take a closer look at emails and press releases I received while on vacation a couple weeks ago. more »»

Exercise & education

July 17, 2015 NEGAUNEE — It is possible to squeeze in some local iron history lessons between the pedaling, the braking and the occasional sip from a water bottle. more »»

Gone fishin’

July 17, 2015 Upper Peninsula Marquette: Those trolling for lake trout in the Upper and Lower Harbor had mixed results and were getting anywhere from three to a limit catch in a five hour tri. more »»

Putting on the BLITZ

July 10, 2015 ISHPEMING — Eurasian watermilfoil won’t find a home at Greenwood Reservoir — or any other body of water — if several local natural resources professionals have anything to say about it. more »»

New app assists anglers

July 10, 2015 Most trout anglers have a handful of favorite fishing holes that they hit on a regular basis, and usually there are fish caught on those trips. more »»

Gone fishin’

July 10, 2015 Upper Peninsula - Marquette: Had fair to good catch rates for lake trout in the Upper and Lower Harbors. Try the White Rocks, Granite Island and the Sand Hole in 180 to 225 feet or deepe. more »»


July 3, 2015 MARQUETTE — There were only a few incidences of “warbler neck” — part of the birding lexicon for straining to see high-perching warblers — during the June 26 birding hike at EchoLake Nature Preserv. more »»

Gone fishin’

July 3, 2015 Upper Peninsula - Marquette: Lake trout fishing has improved this past week. Best times appear mid-morning or early evening. more »»

Reeling them in

June 26, 2015 HARVEY — It’s not every day you get the chance to catch a bluegill under the watchful eyes of a sculptured, metal dinosaur holding a fishing rod. more »»

Tough to control lamprey

June 26, 2015 It was many years ago while deep trolling for lake trout that I spied a sea lamprey attached to the side of a Lake Superior fish. more »»

Gone fishin’

June 26, 2015 Upper Peninsula - Marquette: Lake trout anglers had poor results for the week. Some reported three or four fish however most caught none. more »»



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