Community Loses Lawsuit To Keep UP Prison OpenA judge has turned aside a legal challenge aimed at trying to keep a prison open in Michigan's Upper Peninsula.
UP Couple Challenging Gun Restrictions In Foster Homes A gun-owning couple in the Upper Peninsula has cleared a key hurdle in challenging Michigan's restrictions on firearms in foster homes.
Upper Peninsula Man Gets 13 Years In Prison For MarijuanaA man described as the "kingpin" behind a marijuana operation in Michigan's Upper Peninsula has been sentenced to nearly 13 years in federal prison.
Author Distills Upper Peninsula History, Prohibition EraThe book examines bootlegging and rum-running on the Great Lakes during prohibition imposed from 1918 to 1933 and the tensions that led up to it.
Meijer To Open Its 1st Stores In Upper PeninsulaMeijer has announced that it's opening its first stores in Michigan's Upper Peninsula this year.
DNR Officer Rescues 3 People In U.P. In Separate IncidentsLt. Pete Wright says Evink is a "great example" of a well-trained conservation officer.
Hundreds Recover Natural Gas After Fire In Upper PeninsulaNatural gas service has been restored to about 30 percent of the 1,200 customers who were affected by a ruptured line that caused an explosion and fire in the Upper Peninsula.
Swimmer Rescued From Heavy Surf Off Rocks In Lake SuperiorA person who went swimming in Lake Superior off Marquette in Michigan's Upper Peninsula has been rescued after becoming stranded on an offshore rock formation.
Cleanup Continues After July Storms In Upper PeninsulaCleanup is continuing in Michigan's Upper Peninsula following damaging storms that hit last month.
Snyder Promises State Assistance In Wake Of UP Mine ClosureGov. Rick Snyder says state agencies will lend assistance to communities located near an Upper Peninsula iron ore mine that is being closed.
Dam Repair Project To Curb Access To Lake In Upper PeninsulaA dam repair project in Michigan's Upper Peninsula will curb boating access to the area as work is taking place.
2 Dead After Small Plane Crash In Michigan's Upper PeninsulaAuthorities say they aren't yet sure why the plane crashed near a grassy runway.
22-Year-Old 'Genuine Yooper' Wins Mr. Upper Peninsula PageantA 22-year-old man who says he's a "genuine Yooper" has won the second annual Mr. Upper Peninsula Pageant at a historic theater in Negaunee.
Upper Peninsula Inmate On The Run For A Year Caught In Costa RicaSaatio was facing a charge of home invasion when he dashed into woods while being escorted from a court hearing.
Tugboat Brings Food, Water To Crew On Freighter Grounded Off Michigan CoastAuthorities are investigating what caused the grounding.