Stories tagged: "Upper Penninsula"

A gray wolf pictured during his first day in his enclosure. The gray wolf or grey wolf, also known as the timber wolf or western wolf, is a canine native to the wilderness and remote areas of Eurasia and North America.
Michigan’s Gray Wolves Have Long Been Protected and Studied. Now They’re at the Center of a Political Battle.

The gray wolf culling in Wisconsin was less a hunt and more of a "killing spree," according to a Fish and Wildlife Services expert. Would Michigan's hunt go the same way?

In this Sept. 26, 2018, file photo, provided by the National Park Service, a 4-year-old female gray wolf emerges from her cage as it is released at Isle Royale National Park in Michigan. Wolf pups have been spotted again on Isle Royale, a hopeful sign in the effort to rebuild the predator species' population at the Lake Superior national park, scientists said Monday, July 12, 2021.
Wolf Populations Rebounding on Michigan’s Isle Royale

Two litters of wolf pups likely raised Isle Royale's population to over a dozen. That's great news for the national park's strained ecosystem.

Mother homeschooling son at laptop (Image via Getty Images)
Thousands of Michigan Households Don’t Have Access to Internet. Here’s Where It’s Worst

There are thousands of households in Michigan that do not have access to basic internet connection.

Students at Marquette University with compete against students from neighboring Upper Peninsula colleges to give the most flu shots this season.
Upper Peninsula Universities Race to Give the Most Flu Shots

The winning school gets a trophy, but it’s the bragging rights (and protected health) that these Yooper students covet.

This raging river in northern Michigan looks completely different from above. (Image by Franz Knight)
A Stunning Drone Tour of What Makes Michigan Great

Waterfalls, lakes, cliffs, natural springs, and miles and miles of wild coastline. Welcome to the Great Lakes State.

Clarence L. "Kelly" Johnson initially designed the U-2 around the F-104 Starfighter fuselage. (Photo via Wikimedia Commons)
As Racist Statues Come Down, One UP Town Honors 3 of Its Greatest Residents With a New Memorial

Ishpeming was home to a Nobel Prize-winning scientist, aircraft designer, and Michigan Supreme Court justice turned author. New bronze sculptures will celebrate their legacies.

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How Northern Michigan Businesses Are Welcoming Customers Back

Restaurants are operating under a new normal, but cooped-ed up Michiganders are eager to get social again. Even if from a distance.