The proposal to convert 1.9 miles of a 20-mile trail to rail is the first such reactivation of a rail line in Michigan.
Luck may belong to the Irish, but it won’t help Michigan motorists who don’t designate a sober driver over the next few weeks.
Police are stepping up patrols aimed at stopping drunk drivers during the week leading up to Halloween.
The Mining Journal in Marquette reports that three female hikers found a badly decomposed body near the water’s edge of a bog.
Authorities say they’ve arrested a 48-year-old man following the thefts of women’s underwear and bathing suits from UP campsites.
A man from Michigan’s Upper Peninsula accused of buying and hiding more than 4,000 pounds of explosives has reached a plea agreement with federal prosecutors.
The fire covers about 60 acres in Marquette County near the Dead River Basin. The area is about 10 miles north of Ishpeming.