Houghton County

Five UP Tech Companies Band Together For Defense WorkA new collaboration of five Upper Peninsula manufacturing technology companies, along with the Houghton tech business accelerator MTEC SmartZone and Michigan Technological University, is pitching its expertise to the aerospace and defense industries.
Police Cracking Down On Drunk Drivers Through April 8Luck may belong to the Irish, but it won't help Michigan motorists who don't designate a sober driver over the next few weeks.
45 Drunk Drivers Arrested During Super Bowl WeekendMichigan State Police say they arrested 45 drunk drivers across 20 counties during Super Bowl weekend.
Houghton Marketing Firm Seeks Keweenaw's Ugliest Web Site For FresheningYou may have seen those TV shows where they seek out the ugliest kitchen or bathroom for remodeling. Well, now, a marketing firm in the western Upper Peninsula is seeking the ugliest Web site in what it calls "Keweenaw country" -- comprised of Baraga, Houghton, Keweenaw and Ontonagon counties in the western U.P. -- for a free update.
Police Throwing A Flag On Drunken Drivers This Super Bowl WeekendMichigan State Police are reminding motorists to make the right call by designating a sober driver before kick off if their Super Bowl celebration includes alcohol.
ShoreWaves Internet Connects Rural ResidentsA new Upper Peninsula Internet service provider called ShoreWaves says it has opened a new high-speed Internet service for customers in remote areas of northern Houghton County.
Michigan Officials Confirm Cougar In U.P.Michigan wildlife officials have confirmed the presence of a cougar in the Upper Peninsula's Houghton County.