TOP HEADLINES

No raking allowed

Bella Hood of Iron Mountain plays in a pile of leaves on East C Street. Peak fall colors are expected in the Dickinson County area through the first week of October, according to the Upper Peninsula Travel and Recreation Association.

September 30, 2020

COVID-19 could overload hospitals, Gov. Whitmer warns during UP visit

By: By GARRETT NEESE

HANCOCK— Gov. Gretchen Whitmer met with Upper Peninsula health officials and education and community leaders to discuss ways to stem the recent rise in COVID-19 cases during a stop in Hancock Tuesday. During a press briefing following the ...

September 30, 2020

Virus cases up by 31 in Dickinson, Iron counties

Dickinson and Iron counties Tuesday had 31 new COVID-19 positives between them, continuing the upward trend for both counties, according to local health officials. The Dickinson-Iron District Health Department on Tuesday reported 16 new ...

September 30, 2020

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SPORTS

Badgers power past Coleman

NIAGARA, Wis. — It was Senior Night for the Niagara girls volleyball team Tuesday night, and they defeated Marinette-Oconto Conference foe Coleman 3-0(25-17,25-18,25-20) to remain undefeated. “Tonight’s game started off slow and we ...

September 30, 2020

Niagara Lions golf

Niagara Lions Club photo Winners of the 2020 Niagara Lions’ Golf Scramble tournament held Sept. 19 at Oak Crest Golf Course were, from left, Matthew Liebergen, Mark Zenko, Dan Liebergen, and T.J. Liebergen. The foursome shot 16 under par to ...

September 30, 2020

Florence spikers regroup; roll past Goodman-Pembine, 3-1

PEMBINE, Wis — Florence defeated Northern Lakes Conference foe Goodman/Pembine 3-1(25-16, 20-25, 25-11, 25-15) Tuesday night in girls volleyball action. “We came out hot and carrying over our tough play from Monday night,” said Florence ...

September 30, 2020