Bill Sproule’s expertise in transportation — and a love of history and rail transportation — has led to a book on streetcars that once carried passengers up and down Michigan’s remote Keweenaw Peninsula.
You 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.
A tax revolt in Great Britain is bringing new customers to a business based in Michigan’s remote Upper Peninsula.