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State Police investigate structure fire in Au Train

AU TRAIN, Mich. (WLUC) - Troopers from the Michigan State Police (MSP) Negaunee Post are investigating an abandoned building structure fire on Oak Street in Au Train that happened over the weekend. The fire took place at approximately 2 a.m. on May 21 and resulted in no injuries. It was...
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Save Big in the Great Outdoors From UP Bargains

Marquette, MI – Every Wednesday morning begins with Sunny 101.9 or 103 FXD and the Great Lakes Shopping Show! Listen in for Mark and Walt chatting about all of the best ways to save locally on UP Bargains. How would you like to have the newest bargains emailed straight to your inbox? Then you can sign up here for the Great Lakes Shopping Show Newsletter!
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Bay College Picks Martin AS Outstanding Graduate

Luke Martin was selected as the 2022 Outstanding Graduate for the Technology Division, with the award being sponsored by Billerud (formerly Verso Corporation), the Bay College Faculty Association, and the Bay College Foundation. A graduate of Munising High School, Luke received an Associate in Applied Science in Geographic Information Systems...

Folk Singer Matt Hannah Playing at Falling Rock Cafe and Orpheum Theater this Weekend

HANCOCK – Folk and Americana Singer/songwriter Matt Hannah performs at the Orpheum Theater on Saturday. Hannah’s newest album, House of Illusion follows up his 2017 release, Dreamland. Hannah is a Michigan born and Minnesota based artist, that tries to captures the sounds of the upper Midwest in his music. He says this most recent album reflects on how fast his daughter is growing up and the similarities in their childhoods.

Skandia Farmer’s Market returns for second year

SKANDIA, Mich. (WLUC) - The Skandia Farmer’s Market kicked off their season Wednesday afternoon and the turnout was great. Now in its second year, the market has new vendors totaling about 30. Food is another new feature. They serve sliders, fries, hot dogs and beverages. Wednesday’s market was focused...

Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore reminds public of new entrance fee

MUNISING, Mich. (WLUC) - Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore is continuing to implement its new entrance fee which went into effect in March. The park’s chief of interpretation and education Susan Reece said visitors have not been phased by the new change. “They do expect to pay an entrance fee...

UP sommelier says to try these wines at your next summer gathering

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) - Today in Upper Michigan... you need to pay an entrance fee to visit Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, the Altran Trolley is returning to Munising, and a Golden Retriever puppy needs your help. Marcella Krupski, The U.P.’s only sommelier, says it’s the season for chilled wine....

Pickford boys win Munising Invitational

MUNISING — Pickford added another track and field meet title to its season accomplishments Friday. The Pickford boys won the Munising Lions Invitational, an evening meet held under the lights at Mustang Stadium. The Panthers prevailed with 77 points to lead 10 schools, while Munising was runner-up with 54, Manistique was third with 29, Newberry was fourth with 27 and Stephenson capped the top five with 25 points.

Mid Peninsula to reinstate varsity football program

ROCK, Mich. (WBUP) – The Mid Peninsula School Board of Education has approved the decision to reinstate the varsity football program. Mid Peninsula had not had their own football program since 2012 and have been co-oping with Superior Central for 8-man football, but now the Wolverines will be on their own field.

Altran to bring trolley back to Munising

MUNISING, Mich. (WLUC) - Altran is bringing a trolley back to Munising for the tourism season. Beginning June 1 the trolley will offer several shuttles. The in-town shuttle will ride around downtown Munising. Other shuttles will stop in Grand Marais, Au Train Beach, Chatham, and Van Meer. In-town fares will vary by location and pick-up.