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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.
Reflecting on Mackinac Bridge History this Labor Day
We asked editor Jeff Smith for a favorite Traverse Magazine story about the Mackinac Bridge to commemorate September 5’s Labor Day Bridge Walk. He reached into the […]
Upper Peninsula Lighthouses
The Upper Peninsula is home to a number of historic lighthouses. Several of them were built in the 19th century and to this day serve their noble […]
Rick and Marty Lagina: The Last Treasure Hunters
They were hooked on the legend as kids. Now, Upper Peninsula brothers Rick and Marty Lagina could be writing a 200-year-old mystery’s final chapters on History Channel’s The […]
Jim Harrison: A Northern Michigan Literary Icon
Michigan author, poet and screenplay writer Jim Harrison passed away on Saturday, March 26 at his home in Arizona. In commemoration of his work, we share this […]
5 Northern Michigan Beer Picks for Winter
Cold weather, hearty holiday cooking and in-laws demand the democratic comforts of Northern Michigan beer. Here are some of this season’s exciting local brewskis, originally published in the December 2015 issue of Traverse, Northern […]
Northern Michigan Holiday Concert in Elk Rapids
Younce Guitar Duo and Miriam Pico will be bringing the soulful sounds of jazz and the melodic rhythms of world music to a Northern Michigan music event […]
10 Upper Peninsula Vacation Ideas in September
As September ushers summer into fall, the Upper Peninsula has both seasons covered for Northern Michigan vacation and event ideas. From Marquette to Munising, beachside fireworks to […]
Becoming an Outdoors Woman in Michigan
A story of friendship making and quinzee building was originally published in the February 2015 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine. Reluctantly lifting an eyelid to the […]