Unsalted Goods is a waste-free refillery that sells eco-friendly goods and gifts. Its specialty is green alternatives to home goods such as shampoo, body wash, laundry detergent and multipurpose cleaners.
Downtown Negaunee will transform into Tinseltown this weekend. The annual holiday celebration will feature a Christmas parade where Santa will make his way down Iron Street to the band shell. Tinseltown will also feature events like the VFW wine tasting, a cookie decorating station, and pop-up shops.
A highly contagious canine flu is sweeping the country. One U.P. veterinarian says cases are low in Michigan but wants owners to be aware of what to look for. It is only transferred from dog to dog, so humans cannot transmit or get the virus. According to vets, the best way to prevent the spread of the canine flu is to keep your dog at home if they are showing symptoms.
At the Ishpeming City Council Meeting Wednesday, Lindsay Bean passed the gavel - and mayor title - to Jason Chapman. He is an Ishpeming native who has experience in government, including working in Lansing for Representative Cambensy.
The Marquette County Board Tuesday approved $100,000 in ARPA funds for Room at the Inn. It also approved a state-funded grant for $350,000 for a PFAS contamination study at the former Marquette County airport in Negaunee Township
The United Way of Marquette County and Yoopers United teamed up with NMU students to put up three Giving Trees around Marquette. The trees have gift tags with Christmas lists from about 50 kids from low-income families. Folks can take a gift tag, purchase the items on it, and return the tag with the gifts to the tree.
Love on Local is holding a Holiday Gift Card Campaign. To participate, purchase 5 gift cards from any local Marquette County shop and email proof of purchase to Love on Local with one sentence about why you love shopping local to be entered to win a $75 gift card.
The newly elected Ontonagon village council president, Pamela Coey, offered some updates about some of her goals for her time as president, including some updates on the Municipal Employment Retirement System of Michigan pension debt that the village owes.