upper peninsula

6:00 pm
Sun November 30, 2014

Early Snow and Ice Impacts Deer Hunting in Upper Peninsula

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Shipping industry may also suffer because of early winter
An almost incomprehensible first seasonal snowfall of more than 7 feet brought Buffalo, N.Y., to a near-standstill. But Michigan also is struggling with its own snowy, frigid November blast - particularly the Upper Peninsula.
3:47 pm
Wed January 8, 2014

State spent $200,000 to keep wolves off of one farm

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The Michigan Department of Natural Resources says it did not initiate the state’s first wolf hunt largely because of one farmer’s problems, but recent data suggests otherwise.
(Note: Search this database for attacks by wolves and compensation paid.) Taxpayers have footed the bill for more than $200,000 to assist a single controversial cattle farmer against wolf attacks, newly obtained documents by MLive.com show.
3:58 pm
Wed January 23, 2013

Snyder wants reliable electricity, expanded broadband in the U.P.

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Governor Rick Snyder argued reliable electricity should be a reality in all parts of the state, not just the Lower Peninsula.
Governor Rick Snyder took questions from around the state last night in a virtual town hall meeting. The governor used the opportunity to call for better connectivity between the Upper and Lower Peninsulas. Specifically, the governor wants to see better electrical and broadband internet connections between the two peninsulas.