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The Nahma Burner Standing Proud for 117 Years

Driving into the quaint Upper Peninsula town of Nahma, it is impossible not to notice the imposing 125-foot-tall structure looming on the shore of [...]

The Nahma Burner Standing Proud for 117 Years 2017-08-17T00:29:04+00:00

Railroad Artifact

Peering inside a shed in 2013, Copper Country resident Gerry Lamppa had no idea that his curiosity would result in a three-year restoration project. [...]

Railroad Artifact 2017-08-17T00:34:02+00:00

All Hail The Famous Clydesdales

After a lifetime of seeing them on television, excited fans of all generations were thrilled with the arrival of the world-renowned Budweiser Clydesdales at the [...]

All Hail The Famous Clydesdales 2017-08-14T20:14:03+00:00

Guiding Strangers In A Strange Land

Baraga County is home to many natural, historical, and cultural attractions, but until recently many have remained some of the best-kept secrets known only to locals. This past June, [...]

Guiding Strangers In A Strange Land 2017-08-14T20:14:04+00:00

Mining for Gold in the U.P.

On the shores of Lake Superior in the Upper Peninsula, you can catch a glimpse of the world’s largest wooden dome, fittingly called Superior Dome. [...]

Mining for Gold in the U.P. 2016-11-27T22:18:42+00:00

Bay Cliff Health Camp, A Place Apart

Nestled in the north woods high above the shores of Lake Superior, approximately 28 miles outside of Marquette, is Bay Cliff Health Camp. The camp was founded in [...]

Bay Cliff Health Camp, A Place Apart 2016-11-27T22:21:45+00:00

Where A Shipwright’s Career Begins

The Great Lakes Boat Building School (GLBBS) in Cedarville, MI, began when a group of residents brainstormed for an idea they hoped would bring economic opportunities to their community. [...]

Where A Shipwright’s Career Begins 2016-11-27T22:25:37+00:00

Art Wins Hearts of the Public Twice

Artists are often seen as “rule breakers”—bumping up against the norm and defining new and different ways of both viewing and doing things. Few artists [...]

Art Wins Hearts of the Public Twice 2017-08-14T20:14:04+00:00