Videos, World

Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer

0 Comments 13 December 2014

Tis the season, Dan O’Donnell at 1130 WISN in Milwaukee has stories on the history of Christmas songs. Who would of thought, a favorite song about  a reindeer is not that old and every child’s favorite.  Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer was originally a coloring book character for Montgomery Ward. [...]

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Michigan

Hancock: (Portage Health) UP Health System Visitor Restrictions Announced

0 Comments 12 December 2014

The following is from the UP Health System – Portage Family Birthing Center and PortagePointe. PortagePointe HANCOCK — December 10, 2014 Due to high occurrences of illness to children in the area, the UP Health System – Portage Family Birthing Center and PortagePointe will be temporarily closed to visiting children, including siblings. Although we recognize [...]

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Events, MDNR News

Michigan Outdoors-Woman Winter Program, Feb. 27- March 1

0 Comments 12 December 2014

The following from the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. Register now for Upper Peninsula Becoming an Outdoors-Woman winter program, Feb. 27 to March 1 Women seeking the opportunity to improve their outdoor skills are invited to register for the 15th annual Becoming an Outdoors-Woman winter program in the Upper Peninsula. The program will be held [...]

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Videos, World

Rockin Around the Christmas Tree

0 Comments 12 December 2014

Tis the season, Dan O’Donnell at 1130 WISN in Milwaukee has stories on the history of Christmas songs. Here he tells the story of one of the most famous songs in the history of Rock n Roll. Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree It has been a holiday favorite for more than 50 years…and it was sung [...]

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WDNR News

Wis DNR Outdoor Report, Sleds, Hunting Updates

0 Comments 12 December 2014

The following information from the Wisconsin DNR. Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Outdoor Report summary for December 11, 2014 Complete DNR Outdoor Report (Reports from conservation wardens, wildlife and fisheries staff and property managers from around the state) Some snowmobiles trails could open this weekend, but warm-up in forecast could cause delays Portions of northern [...]

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Sports

Michigan Deer Numbers Down

0 Comments 02 December 2014

Early reports of the Michigan gun deer hunt looks like the numbers are down for 2014. Story from Keweenaw Report. Michigan’s 16-day firearms deer hunting season came to an end Sunday across Michigan and by most accounts, it was, as predicted, not the best of seasons for hunter success. Brent Rudolph, Deer and Elk Program [...]

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Michigan

Menominee Mi. Gas Price $2.53 / Gal

0 Comments 02 December 2014

Gasoline prices in Menominee Michigan are down to $ 2.53 gal. See Menominee prices and more via Gas Buddy Menominee Gas Prices – Find Cheap Gas Prices in Menominee, Michigan. Those of you with a Menards Big Card get 5 cents off your gas at all Holiday stations. Wow, that’s $2.48 a gal! How much is gasoline [...]

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Events

Hancock: Lights of Love Ceremony, December 4

0 Comments 02 December 2014

The Portage Hospital Auxiliary’s Lights of Love ceremony is scheduled for Thursday night at 5:00 pm ET. Each light on the Christmas tree that will be in the lobby of the UP Health System Hospital represents someone who has lost their life or may still be alive to those close and important to their families [...]

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Events

St. Nicks Day, December 6, 2014

0 Comments 01 December 2014

For those who might have forgotten, St. Nicks Day this year is December 6th, 2014.  A little history and more information if you please about St. Nicks Day. St. Nick’s Day? It’s not celebrated much in the U.S. – although there has been some awareness of the holiday in Wisconsin – but in Northern Europe [...]

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MDNR News

Stop Michigan Oak Wilt

0 Comments 01 December 2014

The Michigan DNR is warning residents about spreading Oak Wilt disease by transporting wood. The following from Michigan Department of Natural Resources. DNR advises not to move firewood between state parks to prevent spread of oak wilt Lethal tree infection caused by transport of firewood Oak wilt outbreaks are increasing in Michigan and the Department of [...]

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