Merit Network Inc. announced the completion and lighting of the fiber-optic network segment between Watersmeet and Ironwood in the Upper Peninsula.
Michigan Technological University is participating in the state’s University Center for Regional Economic Innovation, with a project designed to inform entrepreneurs of opportunities in the Upper Peninsula while identifying gaps in resources and possible ways to bridge those gaps.
Some of the most remote places in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula now have Internet access that can be measured in gigabits per second.
An Michigan man who pleaded guilty to abusing his girlfriend’s teenage son has been sentenced to 25 to 50 years in prison.
A woman who abused her 15-year-old son and kept him inside their home in the Upper Peninsula for four years has received prison time.
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.
A judge has ordered that two Upper Peninsula men stand trial in the abduction, torture and rape of two women in the basement of a business.
The Michigan Film Office announced the feature film Bestseller has been approved for a film incentive from the state.
A woman has pleaded guilty to torturing and abusing her son who was kept inside their home in the UP for four years.
The three-day Upper Peninsula History Conference kicks off Friday in Houghton. It’s the 64th annual event.