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  • Sand Point (Escanaba) Main

    First lit 1867. History at Michigan Lighthouse Conservancy and Seeing the Light.

  • Northern Michigan Beer: Bell’s Brewery, Inc. Says "Yescanaba!"

    Northern Michigan Microbrews: Bell’s Brewery discusses possible expansion in Escanaba of the Upper Peninsula.

  • Coaster Brook Trout Research Jim Harrison: A Northern Michigan Literary Icon

    Traverse City author Jerry Dennis has a conversation with Jim Harrison about writing, Northern Michigan, and the influence of the outdoors in this piece that was originally […]

  • Northern Michigan diving Thunder Bay Wrecks near Alpena a Northern Michigan Diving Destination

    The Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary is an unlikely Northern Michigan attraction filled with ill-fated boats: Forty-five known shipwrecks, and possibly a hundred more, lie beneath the […]

  • Great Lakes Freezing Great Lakes Freezing: Shipping Stalls as Ice Stays

    Iron ore, coal and limestone stream from Northern Michigan ports to power the manufacturing and energy economies of the Midwest.  Yet as ice continues to coat the […]

  • Yooper “Yooper” Added To Webster’s Dictionary: Q&A With The “Yooper” Advocate

    It’s been a twelve year fight through red-tape and linguistic naysayers for Gladstone resident Steve Parks, but—at long last—he’s reached light at the end of the tunnel/Seney […]

  • Northern Michigan Fishing DNR to Hold Open Forums on Northern Michigan Fishing

    The Department of Natural Resources has announced public forums to be held throughout Michigan this spring, inviting the public to discuss local and statewide fisheries management activities […]

  • Gray wolf MyNorth Classic: Return of Michigan Wolves

    This story, which explores the early years of reintroducing gray wolves to Northern Michigan, first ran in the February 2001 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine. Once […]

  • TVM1213_MILLIGAN_UIM_wp Milligan Highway: How to Preserve a Home and a History

    Bill Milligan, a teacher in Escanaba, shares the story of the one-bedroom house that has been in his family for nearly a century, and his efforts to […]

  • Shani Davis Sets His Sights On a Gold Saturday!

    Speedskater Shani Davis thinks Marquette is a little cold for swimming. Pasties are just okay. But Yooper hospitality—now that’s fuel for turning a teenager into an Olympian.