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Putting a positive spin on school

September 15, 2013 Students in Michigan went back to school a couple of weeks ago, on the day after Labor Day. more »»


September 15, 2013 MARQUETTE— On the second Thursday of every month, the U.P. Children’s Museum holds a themed night of fun and creativity. This month’s theme was all about trucks. more »»


September 8, 2013 MARQUETTE— Many rural schools in the Upper Peninsula can’t offer art programs or a wide range of sports or afterschool activities for students to participate in. more »»

Can anyone stop the giant phones?

September 8, 2013 I would say I’m old enough to have seen a huge evolution of cellphones — they’re becoming more popular, more commonplace and more technologically advanced. more »»

Family fair set for Saturday

September 8, 2013 MARQUETTE — The Marquette-Alger Great Start Collaborative and Superior Entertainment Center have partnered to put on the Happy Healthy Families Fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. more »»


September 1, 2013 NEGAUNEE — It’s the time of year again where music can be heard floating out from the Negaunee High School football field as the Negaunee High School marching band gets ready for a new season and ... more »»

Finding an unexpected expression

September 1, 2013 I have done acting and forensics in school since the fifth grade. more »»


August 25, 2013 MARQUETTE — Many area youth are already taking advantage of the new skate plaza in Marquette. more »»

Waiting for fall sports to rev up again

August 25, 2013 As a photographer I’m can’t wait for August and summer to be over and for school to start again. more »»

‘Come and Play’ event set

August 25, 2013 MARQUETTE — The Marquette General Women’s & Children’s Center, Marquette-Alger RESA Great Parents/Great Start and the Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum have collaborated to offer “Come & Play” fre... more »»

Program gets young students up and running

August 18, 2013 ISHPEMING — Students at Birchview Elementary School have another option when it comes to sports this yea. more »»

Getting bit by the travel bug

August 18, 2013 Recently, my mom and I went to Asia for three weeks — a week in Japan and two weeks in China. My mom and I left the United States on July 10 and got to Japan on July 1. more »»

Striving for Excellence

August 11, 2013 MARQUETTE — To be an accomplished golfer, one must be able to drive, chip and putt well. more »»

Property visit rekindles fond memories

August 11, 2013 MARQUETTE— A couple weeks ago as I was coming back to the Upper Peninsula from downstate, I stopped by my grandfather’s property in Mancelona to revisit the place I spent most of my summers. more »»

J-TAB meets at library

August 11, 2013 MARQUETTE — J-TAB, an advisory board of middle school students in grades 6 through 8 at Peter White Public Library, meets from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday in the Library’s Community Roo. more »»


August 4, 2013 MARQUETTE — Marquette-Alger Regional Educational Service Agency held a student athlete leadership conference for the first time this yea. more »»

Even in the U.P., cabins are an escape

August 4, 2013 Despite already living in the UP, which is fairly rural and isolated, many families have a camp as well, where they go to get away from everyday life. My family is one of these. more »»


July 28, 2013 MARQUETTE — As a local Gwinn family remains at their daughter’s side after she suffered a ruptured brain aneurysm, the community of Gwinn has rallied around the family in full support. more »»


July 21, 2013 MARQUETTE — The goal: pedaling through the woods with trees whipping by while keeping your mountain bike under control on the rough terrain. more »»

Being a Yooper is a good thing

July 21, 2013 There are a lot of misconceptions — a plethora of stereotypes — that go with all types of people. more »»



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